Nga mihi nui ki a koutou
Kia Ora, Talofa, Namaste, Malo e lelei, Bula Vinaka, Musta, Suo-stei, Kia orana, Malo ni
WELCOME TO WEEK 8 – it is hard to believe that the term has gone so fast. WE THANK YOU for your wonderful support and we look forward to the remaining three weeks.
To our Year 3/4 Soccer team who have just returned from the Soccer Tournament – KA PAI!!! They made it to the final and then succeeded in being placed RUNNER UP! Thank you to the teachers and our wonderful whanau support. We look forward to hearing how our senior teams go.
Kind Heart Awards
Corbin, Diya and Sophie W
Please mark in your calendar the evening of Wednesday 3rd July, 5.30 – 6.30. This will be a wonderful opportunity to see all the wonderful work your child has been investigating.
This is also an opportunity for you to share your ideas as we develop a new VISION leading us into a 21st learning environment. Your ideas and voice are important to us all.
Kapa Haka Whanaungatanga JUNE 19th
Our performance Kapa haka roopu will be performing tomorrow at The Regent.
Schedule of Events
11:00 am – Welcome
11:10am – St Mary’s School, Palmerston North (OLOL to the side of the stage)
11:20am – Our lady of Lourdes, Palmerston North (St James to the side of the stage)
11:30am – St James School – Seniors (St James Juniors to the side of the stage)
11:40am – St James – Juniors (St Joseph’s Taihape to the side of the stage)
11:50am – St Joseph’s School, Taihape (St Joseph’s Dannevirke to the side of the stage)
12:00am – St Joseph’s School, Dannevirke (St Peter’s College to the side of the stage)
12:10pm – St Peter’s College, Palmerston North
12:20pm – Closing and Handover to St. Joseph’s Taihape.
All to sing – Ka Waiata.
Parent Teacher & Student Mid Year Conferences
Thank you to those who have returned your child’s forms.
Please ring the office if you have yet to complete this.
On Wednesday school will close at 1pm as teachers prepare for the Student Conferences.
Please make arrangements for your child/ren to be picked up.
Lucky Book Club
A reminder that Book orders close on Friday 21st June, 2019, at 9a.m.
Road Patrol and Crossing
Parents our road crossing is to ensure safe entry and exit from school.
Please ensure you are being responsible with your child by using this and not crossing the road in another place.
In the Classrooms
THE NEST: We are beginning to find out about Matariki ( Maori New Year)as this begins shortly. We begin measurement for numeracy this week also.
RAINBOWS: are exploring what a good friend looks and feels like. We are also starting to create and build our structures for our Inquiry learning!
BELIEVERS: This week we have Emily’s mum come into our classroom to talk to us about her job as a builder. We are looking forward to asking her questions that we have prepared last week. Let’s hope we gain lots of knowledge around ‘Construction’.
SUPERHEROES: We are working through Maths Knowledge and Strategies and working on developing those all important relationships.
UNITED:We are in the ‘Designing and Making’ stage of our inquiry. Designing a fair test on making our buildings/structures more earthquake resistant. Fabulous work is taking place.
Year 3/4 Netball: At this stage there is no netball draw for Thursday. If a late draw comes to hand it will be put on the app. or check Netball Manawatu: Draws
Y5/6 Draw Saturday 22th June, 2019
OLOL Champions vs Cloverlea Comets 9.00 amCET Arena Ct 3
OLOL Magic vs Ashhurst Stars 10.30a.m. CET Arena Ct 2
Reminder: If you have not yet paid netball fees these are now overdue. Please pay at the office.
Thank you. Mrs O’Connor
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEW BOARD MEMBERS:
Proprietors Reps: Maria Amey, Nick Wilson, Rosemary Adams.
Parent Representatives: Marie Butturini, Angela Field, Janine Jensen and Sheree Power
Staff Representative: Michael Anderson
We look forward to journeying with you as we all work together for our tamariki and the the school.
The next meeting will take place next Monday June 24th at 7pm. We look forward to seeing you then.
Term 2 Dates
M Jun 17 Badminton (United)
T Jun 18 Soccer Tournament (Seniors)
W Jun 19 Kapahaka Whanaungatanga
F Jun 21 Senior Mass
S Jun 23 Parish/School mass
Week 9: COMPASSION/AROHANUI
M Jun 24 Reports sent home
T Jun 25 Library Bus
W Jun 26 STUDENT CONFERENCES 2-7.30pm
School closes from 1pm
TH Jun 27 STUDENT CONFERENCES 3-5 pm
M Jul 1 Badminton (United)
W Jul 3 Inquiry Evening/ Vision setting
Th Jul 4 Board of Trustee Meeting
Fr Jul 5 MUFTI MANIA – NZ Catholic schools
PTFA – DISCO
LOOKING TO TERM 3
Week 1 22-26 July
Week 2 29-2 August
Week 3 5-9 August
Week 4 12-16 August
Week 5 19-23 August
Week 6 26-30 August
OLOL Has Talent
Week 7 2-6 September
Week 8 9-13 September
Week 9 16-20 September
Conservation Week, linked with LAUDATO SI
Week 10 23-27 September
Living Learning Loving
The Nest and Rainbows enjoyed Discovery Time on Friday afternoon