Monday 15 October 2018
Tauraroa Area School


General
BOT Student Election Result Congratulations Carlissa McCarroll on being elected Student Representative on the Board of Trustees.

Important
Word of the Week
babble
verb
  1. 1.
    talk rapidly and continuously in a foolish, excited, or incomprehensible way.
    "they babbled on about their holiday"
    synonyms:prattle, rattle on, gabble, chatter, jabber, twitter, go on, run on, prate, ramble, burble, blather, blether, blither, maunder, drivel, patter, yap, jibber-jabber; 
  2. 2.
    (of a stream) make the continuous murmuring sound of water flowing over stones.
    "a gently babbling brook"
    synonyms:burble, murmur, gurgle, purl, tinkle; 
    literaryplash
    "just out of sight a brook babbled gently"
noun
  1. 1.
    the confused sound of a group of people talking simultaneously.
    "a babble of protest"
  2. 2.
    the continuous murmuring sound of water flowing over stones in a stream.
    "the babble of a brook"

Consideration (and concern) for Others
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."

Leo Buscaglia


Senior
DOE Silver/Gold meetingMeeting this Tuesday lunchtime 1:10 in D1 to record and finish your journey.
Duke of Ed Bronze Registration and age requirementsIt's your chance!  As long as you turn 14 next year you can join DOE. There is a Duke of Ed Bronze registration meeting, Today at lunchtime, 1:10 in D3.  This only happens once every 2 years.  Don't miss out.  

Cultural
Jazz Band Lunchtime today

Sport
Touch RugbyTouch Rugby - lunchtime practices:

Year 7/8 = Thursdays
Year 9/10 = Wednesdays

Mr McDonald

Year 13
Megan

Can Megan Burns please come to see Mr Kirk (R15) during Waka time this morning

Year 10
Jack ThompsonJack, please come to the office to collect your jacket, thanks
Violet BlomfieldViolet please come to the office, thank you

Year 7
Niamh Coles GollopNiamh, Please come to the office to collect your jersey, Thanks