Dear Parents

It is hard to believe that it is the end of year already.
Sadly we say goodbye to some excellent staff members: Lynley Ingham, Helen Smith, Penny Ivey and Nicole Hubber.  Thank you all for your hard work and dedication towards the school.

Congratulations to the following students who were awarded our end of year trophies.
Molly Duffy – Sports Girl
Lucas Allison – Sports Boy
Isla Baron – General Excellence
Arts and Culture – Leo Aitken
Academic – Ana McWilliam
Special Character – Zoe Williams

I would also like to make mention of some of the families who are ending their association with the school.
Armishaw’s, Van Beek’s, Baron’s Mouat’s, Boath’s, Van Duivenvoorde’s, Jordan’s, Aitken’s, Robertson’s, Baynes, McWilliam’s, Rondon’s and Brady’s
Thank you all for your support for the school over the years.  It has been much appreciated.

All the best to our Year 6 students who move towards their next chapter of their education.

Classrooms for 2021
Aroha – NE/Y1        Anna Russell
Tika – Y1/Y2            Emma Austin
Wairua – Y3             Alama Taula
Manaaki – Y4/Y5    Victoria King
Mana – Y5/Y6          Selina Tagomoa-Kaa

On Tuesday night we saw two of our basketball teams winning their grades and the Y5/6 girls getting 4th.  A big thank you to Patrice Humm, Jono Duffy and Laura Hamilton for coaching the teams.

Dates for 2021
Teachers only Day – 1 Feb
Students start – 2 Feb
Swimming 10,11,12,16,17,18,19,23,24,25 Feb from 1-2pm

Many thanks to everyone for their support during the year – stay safe and have a brilliant Christmas and a happy New Year.

Raffle Results
Congratulations to the following winners of our Christmas raffle:
1st = Treena (Harding card)
2nd = Murray Turner (McWilliam card)
3rd = Gerlie (Horrell card)

Thank you to all the families who supported this fundraiser, over $2,000 was raised. A special thank you to Faye Dudfield for making the beautiful Christmas cake.

Stationery for 2021
Check out our 2021 stationery lists online at: https://www.myschool.co.nz/shsinv

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