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Issue 5 - May 2016

Joyce Fisher Sports Centre Ofcial Opening

Centenary Celebrations Update

Exciting news - ticket sales for our
Centenary Celebrations, 5-9 April 2017,
will be going live on iTicket in the next few
weeks. The Centenary website pages will
be launched at the same time too, therell
be lots of delightful content and a link to
iTicket of course! Watch this space as well
Lady Susan Satyanand, Mr Robert Lerner, Hon Nikki Kaye cut the ribbon to be in touch with details soon.
ofcially open the Joyce Fisher Sports Centre on Thursday 14 April. Supported by
Chris Paykel Trustee of the Joyce Fisher Trust), Dr Gerald Young (BOT Chair),
Mr Peter Thompson (Capital Campaign Chair) and Lorraine Pound (Principal) Coming up in Week 3....
(See page 7 for the full media release)
Mon 16 May - EGGS/AGS Production -
Dear Parents, Caregivers and Students Sun 22 West Side Story

The Prefects Campaign Week in the last week of Term 1 was a real success. Congratulations Thurs 19 May Relational Parenting
to the Prefect team and especially to Michelle, Jade, Cindy and Lily from the Head Prefect and Workshop
Deputies team who spearheaded this event packed week. On the Friday students were able Friday 20 May Grade Summary available on
to enter the fctitious country of Eggland and I have a feeling that Eggland may pop up again KAMAR web portal
as everything that happened there seemed to be fun and good!
Coming up in Week 4....
Term 2 sees the start of winter sports in earnest. Just a reminder to make sure that sport
fees are paid as we are unable to put non-paying team members into play. The EGGS Sport Mon 23 May Learning Egg Week
facebook page is a good way to stay current on what is happening in a wide range of sports.

This term also sees the annual EGGS/AGS Production this year West Side Story here at the
Raye Freedman Arts Centre. From the moments I have seen at rehearsals and the vignette at Poppy Day
assembly this will be a show that no one will want to miss.

In the frst week of term about 300 people attended the NCEA Information Evening and the
Netsafe Evening was held on Tuesday 10 May. We take cybersafety very seriously and fnd
that Netsafe ofers practical information and advice.
By the end of Week 3 a Checkpoint Grade Summary for all students will be posted on the
KAMAR web portal. This summary provides a snapshot of assessment achievement to date.
Looking ahead - full mid-year Reports will be available for juniors by 17 June and for seniors
by 21 June and students and parents will be able to meet with subject teachers:
Junior students - 28 June
Junior and senior students - 30 June
Senior students - 5 July
Ashwarya Garg, Evangelique Sayasaya and
Please book for the appropriate specifed night of the two age groups. The combined night Lilia Babu just some of the students who
is designed for parents with both older and younger students and as an extra opportunity in generously gave their time to selling poppies
the case of extenuating circumstances. in Newmarket on 14 April and assisting at the
Dawn Parade at the Domain on ANZAC Day
Lorraine Pound - Principal
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