2018 Start Dates

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Monday 29 January 
Teacher Only Day 
9.00am-3.00pm: Year 12/13 Gateway Health and Safety Course
10.00am: Student Leader Photos (Conference Room)
11.30am-1.00pm: Year 12/13 Course Confirmation (Block 1) OR
1.30pm-3.00pm: Year 12/13 Course Confirmation (Block 2)
Tuesday 30 January 
Teacher Only Day 
9.00am-3.00pm: Peer Support Training
Wednesday 31 January 
First Day for Year 9, New Students at Years 10-13, Peer Support Leaders & 400 Block Students
8.45am: Year 9 and New Students at Years 10-13 meet by flagpole
  Peer Support Leaders to Auditorium
9.00am: Powhiri followed by form time
3.15pm: Students released
Thursday 1 February 
All Students Attend From This Date
8.45am: Year 9 Students and Peer Support Leaders to form class
  Years 10-13 Students (non Peer Support Leaders) to Gym
9.10am-10.00am: House meetings
10.00am-3.15pm: Normal timetable for all students
Friday 2 February 
8.45am: Year 9 Module
9.45am: Form time for all students
10.00am-3.15pm: Normal timetable for all students
Monday 5 February 
Swimming Sports - Lido 
Tuesday 6 February 
Waitangi Day - School Closed 
Wednesday 7 February 
Normal timetable for all students 


Touch Season 2017

Congratulations to the Awatapu College teams who participated in the 2017 summer season, particularly to the Junior Girls team, Junior Boys B team and Junior Mixed team who finished in the top 3 of their respective grades. 

New Zealand Secondary School Athletics Champs

Congratulations to Braden Kendall and Noah Macdermid who recently competed at the New Zealand Secondary School Athletics Champs. Braden won gold in the Senior Boys' PA II 100m and bronze in the PA II 200m and Shot Put. Well done!

Junior Honours Awards

Junior Honours will be held on the last day of term - Thursday 7 December at 12.30pm in the Gymnasium. All parents and caregivers are welcome to attend. The ceremony will conclude at approximately 1.50pm. Students will then attend a brief form time and be released from school at approximately 1.55pm.

Senior Sign Out / Late Start for Juniors

A reminder, Senior Sign Out Day is Monday 4 December. Students will report to the Gymnasium at 10.00am to complete sign out formalities. Students who have paid their fees and completed sign out will be issued a school magazine. Students will be released from school by 11.00am.

Junior students (Year 9 and 10) will start school at 11.30am on this day to accommodate Senior Sign Out. Bus students who are required to arrive at school at the usual time should report to the Library where they will be supervised until normal timetable resumes. 

New Zealand Secondary Schools Athletics Championships

Good luck to Noah Macdermid and Braden Kendall who are both competing in the New Zealand National Secondary Schools Athletics Championships in Hastings over the weekend Friday 1 December to Sunday 3 December. We look forward to hearing your results.

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