Makoura Sports Exchange CANCELLED

Unfortunately, due to the weather and poor grounds condition, the decision has been made to cancel the sports exchange on Wednesday 22 August.

Year 12 'Loves Me Not'

The 'Loves Me Not' program is returning to Awatapu College on Tuesday 21 August. In this full-day workshop, Year 12 students will work with teachers, police and representatives from youth organisations to explore healthy relationships and the sometimes difficult subject of relationship abuse and consent. The workshop is run at school and students are expected to wear normal mufti for the day. For more information about the program you can visit the Sophie Elliott Foundation

Parent Teacher Interviews / Subject Choice Evening

The Senior Interview and Subject Confirmation Evening is on Thursday 23 August (Years 11, 12 and 13) from 4.00pm - 7.00pm. Please note that the school will close at 3pm on this day.

Bookings for Parent/Teacher Interviews can be completed online. The booking process is user-friendly making it easy for parents/caregivers to book appointments to meet with their son/daughter’s teachers. We encourage all parents/caregivers to attend so that they can actively monitor their child’s academic progress. Bookings close 10.30am on the day of the interviews.

If you have any queries regarding the onling booking system, please contact the school office on 06 356 4817.

Smallbore Shooting News

Congratulations to Kerrin Stuart who has been selected in the North Island Junior Smallbore Rifle Team to compete at the North vs South Interschool Shoot in Nelson over the weekend 18-19 August.

Judo Champ


Congratulations to Briar Beals who represented Awatapu College at the New Zealand Judo Secondary School Championships in Tauranga during the school holidays.  Briar was awarded an uncontested gold medal for her weight category and placed 3rd in the next highest weight category. Well done, Briar!

Board of Trustees Student Representative Election


Nominations are currently being sought for the Board of Trustees Student Representative 2018/2019. Nomination forms may be obtained from the School Office and should be returned to the Returning Officer, Elizabeth Shand (Business Manager) by 12 noon on Monday 20 August 2018.

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