Talofa lava, Malo e lelei, Kia Orana, Fakalafa lahi atu, Namaste, Ni sa bula vinaka, Konichiwa
The first few weeks of Term Four have been action packed. It's wonderful to see all our students back loving learning and enjoying everything school life has to offer.
A huge thanks to everyone who supported our Junior Tabloid Sports last week.
A very warm welcome to all the new families who have joined our school learning community. I know that you will really enjoy all aspects of school life. Our school continues to grow fast and we now have 630 students.
This term our students are loving the huge range of activities listed below
- The Life Education truck is onsite from 27th October as part of our school wide health education programme
- Y0-Y4 student will participate in a series of cricket sessions run by Auckland Cricket
- Y6 rugby fun day run by the Auckland Rugby Union
- Y3 will take part in a six week Community swim programme
- Y6 Rafting trip to Wero White Water Park
- Y0/Y1/Y2 Tabloid Sports Morning
- Y3/Y4/Y5/Y6 Athletics day
- Y0/Y1/Y2 Balance Bikes programme
Students for 2021/New Parents Meeting
We are starting to consider the make-up of our classes for 2021. To help us with this job, it is useful to be informed of any new students who intend coming to Chapel Downs and of any families who are leaving. If you have neighbours, family or friends who are planning to come here please encourage them to pre-enrol. Our new parents morning will be held on Thursday 19th November. Please ring the office on (09) 274 8002 if you would like to attend.
Term 4 - Parent/Student/Teacher Interviews
It is well established that schools with a close home and school partnership are more successful in meeting goals and targets for learning and teaching. The team is looking forward to reporting to you on students’ progress against their learning goals. Parent / Student / Teacher interviews will be held in week seven – Thursday 26th November from 2pm
Parent Interview booking slips will be sent out on Monday 9th November.
Senior Athletics Day
Our Y3/Y4/Y5/Y6 student will compete at our athletics day on Wednesday 4th November (tomorrow)
• Y5/Y6 Athletics 9.30am - 11.30am
• Y3/Y4 Athletics 12.30pm - 3.00pm
All students will compete in six different events – sprints, 400m run, 800m run, high jump, long jump and softball throw. Parents and whanau are welcome to come along and watch the athletics.
Please ensure all students attend in their Chapel Downs sports uniforms and bring a huge drink of water and substantial healthy lunch.