Tuesday 22 August 2017
Tauraroa Area School


General
Happy Birthday BrookeHappy Birthday to Brooke H From TAKTK (22 August)
Happy Birthday ShardaeHappy Birthday to Shardae N From TAKDO (22 August)
Year 11-13: CV SessionsMs. McKellar will be running the first of 4 CV sessions at 1.20 today in room 22

Important
New snacks for sale at the office during lunch breakWe have a new range of snacks for sale at the office during lunch break.  The brand is "Nothing Naughty" and all items cost $2

Items available

PRETZELS


WASABI PEAS


TRAIL MIX


GLUTEN FREE COOKIES  -  CAROB CHIP

HONEY LEMON & GINGER

ALMOND & RAISIN


FRUIT BARS  -   VERY BERRY

    RASPBERRY


FRUIT & NUT BAR  -  CASHEW & CRANBERRY

MACADAMIA & APRICOT


POPCORN  -  HONEY & CINNAMON

CHILLI & LIME

                      MOROCCAN


PROTEIN BARS  -  MINT

        ESPRESSO

        CHOCOLATE CARAMEL

        VANILLA BEAN

        RASPBERRY

        CHOCOLATE FUDGE

                               PINEAPPLE


CORN CHIPS - CHEESE

JALAPENO





Word of the Week
vexatious
adjective
  1. causing or tending to cause annoyance, frustration, or worry.
    "the vexatious questions posed by software copyrights"
    synonyms:annoying, vexing, irritating, irksome, displeasing, infuriating, maddening, exasperating,
     provoking, galling, rankling, grating, jarring, harassing, harrying, bothersome, tiresome, troublesome, niggling
    • LAW
      denoting an action or the bringer of an action that is brought without sufficient grounds for winning, purely to cause annoyance to the defendant.
      "a frivolous or vexatious litigant"
    • You can use vex verb or vexing

Kindness
"Practice kindness - particularly when you feel irritated or things are not going well. Kindness hardly ever goes wrong."
 Lewis Richmond,

Senior
Beauty CourseY11-Y13 students that are interested in doing a beauty course and have not already got the permission form then please come to the Gateway office to get one. Thanks Sheree Saunt
Girls Football uniformsFOOTBALL UNIFORM - Jasmine Armstrong, Rebecca Karels, Jess Barfoot, Raven Malcom, Emma Dutton, Shadae Tomes, Hana Meuli-Hemara - YOU need to return please.
NETBALL TROPHIESNETBALL TROPHIES - these need to be returned please. 
Y12-13 Welding CourseStudents that are interested in learning to weld please come to the Gateway office to get more information on the upcoming course.

NETBALL TROPHIESNETBALL TROPHIES - these need to be returned please. 

Primary
Lunchtime Basketball CompetitionLast week the Bulls beat the Lakers 6-2, and the Warriors and Celtics played out a 6-all draw.
The top scorer was Kelsey McDonald (Room 3) with 4 points in the first game, and Hunter Brownlee (Room 3) with 6 points in the second game. The Bulls currently lead the competition.

This Wednesday's games are:

1:20pm - Chicago Bulls vs Boston Celtics
1:40pm - Golden State Warriors vs L.A. Lakers

Please make sure you arrive early so we can start on time.

Mr McDonald
NETBALL TROPHIESNETBALL TROPHIES - these need to be returned please. 

Cultural
Kapa Haka- ThursdaySeniors period 2
Juniors period 3

Year 13
Open Day helpersCould Rebecca Karrells, Kohine Taylor, Alex Grbavac, Xanthe Cave please come and see Mr. Townshend in D3 straight after roll call.  

Year 12
extended Waka on ThursdayAll Year 12 students should go to E1 for extended waka on Thursday. Ms. McKellar and Mr. Walton-Jones will be speaking to you about the prefect selection process.
Kirk's Yr 12 Maths tutorial

With exams just around the corner it's very important students are as up to speed as possible. Students in Mr Kirk's Yr 12 Maths class are reminded of the special catch up session on work they missed last Thurs/Friday - TODAY in Rm 15, starting 1.10pm - bring your lunch.

Year 10
Student helpers for Open DayCould the following list of year 9/10 students come see Mr. Townshend in D3 directly after roll call please. Y9, Violet Blomfield, Alana Morris - Guthrie, William Southall, Hannah Winters - Dodd, Jemima S, Daphney Wesley, Miles Cullen.  Year 10 - Ezra, Gabrielle Saunt, Tahleah Green, Max Woolhouse, Tamaragh Potter, Paige Harrison, Ethan Walton Jones, Matthew Liggett.  



Year 9
RotationsFinal rotations start from today.

Period 5 today
9 Digi to Hard Materials (Room 26)
9 Art to Digitech (Room 8)
9 Hard Materials to Art (Room 18)

The other rotations are:
9 Maori to DVC (D1)
9 DVC to Drama (17B)
9 Drama to Maori (12)
9 Food to Music (20)
9 Music to Japanese (8)
9 Japanese to Food (25)
Student helpers for Open DayCould the following list of year 9/10 students come see Mr. Townshend in D3 directly after roll call please. Y9, Violet Blomfield, Alana Morris - Guthrie, William Southall, Hannah Winters - Dodd, Jemima S, Daphney Wesley, Miles Cullen.  Year 10 - Ezra, Gabrielle Saunt, Tahleah Green, Max Woolhouse, Tamaragh Potter, Paige Harrison, Ethan Walton Jones, Matthew Liggett.  



Community
Orphaned Lambs available for Ag DayOrphaned lambs available for Ag Day please call Delphine on 022 671 6143