Windy Ridge School Newsletter
December 7th 2016
Term 4 Week 9
School Bank Account: ASB 12 3072 033 4812 00
PTA Bank Account: ASB 12 3072 038 4799 00
Hello, Hola a todos, Kumusta, Annyeonghaseyo, Ni Hao, Konichiwa, Namaste, Zdravstvuyte, Ciao, Hallo, Bonjour, Salut, Fakalofa Lahi Atu, Talofa Lava, Kia Orana, Kia Ora Koutou
News from the Principal
- School Prizegiving and Year 6 graduation – Monday 12th December – Please be seated by 11am
- Farewell Assembly for leaving staff (presentations from the children) – Tuesday 13th December – 11am
- Last day of school – Wednesday 14th December – School closes at 12.30pm
Year 1 & 2 last round-robin game against Birkenhead 4 on field 3A at 4:30
Year 3 & 4 semi-final against Marlborough on field 6 at 4:30
Year 5 & 6 semi-final against Onepoto on field 3 at 5pm
School Notices are available on the school website.
- Policy Review – Sun Protection and EOTC
- Visit the website http://windyridge.schooldocs.co.nz/1893.htm
- Enter the username (windyridge) and password (WRS0629).
- Helpers Morning Tea – Thursday 8th December at 10.30am
- Sun Safety – Just a reminder that as we head into summer (hopefully) children will need sunhats at school every day. Please make sure they are named.
- Attendance – Please ensure that your children arrive at school on time and that we are aware of their absence by 9.00am each day. We do follow up lateness and absence as we are required to report on both to the Ministry of Education and the Board of Trustees. If you are planning a holiday in term time please advise your child’s teacher and the office.
- Banking day is Thursday – please send ASB envelopes to the office.
- Ez Lunch available all days of the week now. Please go to ezlunch.co.nz to register and order. More information available at the office.
- PTA Facebook – Information about our fabulous PTA is available online on Facebook. Search ‘Windy Ridge School PTA’ for the page and join up for updates and information about events and news.
- WINDY RIDGE PARENTS Facebook – We have a closed Facebook page for Windy Ridge parents – you need to request to be part of this page. Search – Windy Ridge Parents. It is a valuable page for reminders, information, and general WRS ‘stuff’.
- Parking: Parents please remember that our car parks are not available for parent pick ups and drop offs as they are for staff and disability parking only. Also remember that when you are parking in Valley View Road there are signs limiting parking between 8.45-9.15am and 2.45-3.15pm. Please park outside the designated area or be aware that this is a ticketable traffic offence.
- Stocktake – Please return all reading and library books to school asap.
- Sports Uniforms – Could all netball, basketball and hockey players please return their uniforms to the office this week.
Term dates and Upcoming Events
School Terms 2016/2017
Term 4 Monday 10th October – Wednesday 14th December (school closes at 12.30 pm)
Term 1 Wednesday 1st February 2017 – Thursday 13th April 2017
3 Male Kittens to give away to a good home, contact the office for more information.
|CHRISTMAS JUST GOT BIGGER!|
Vinyasa Flow Yoga Classes
All Stages Welcome Tuesdays 7pm Highbury House, 110 Hinemoa St, Birkenhead
Saturdays 10am Shuriken Gym 89A Wairau Rd, Glenfield (Entrance via Currys Lane)
First class free then $10 casual or $45 for 6 classes For more information contact Simone 021 128 3425