Daily Notices for Friday 8 June

Friday 8 June 2018                 Rāmere waru Pipiri  

Student notices

Kia ora to the group that took part in the Q & A session with the Warriors. You asked some excellent patai/questions!
Netball: Practice for all teams today at 1:15pm.
Kapa Haka: Notice to collect from Room 1 today re: performance next week at Riccarton Mall. All expected to attend.

Daily Notices for Thursday 7 June

Thursday 7 June  2018                  Rāpare whitu Pipiri

Student notices/Panui

Logan Robinson your reserved book is now ready to be collected from the library.
EPRO8 is on next Wednesday evening.  Ms Anderson will text or ring all parents who will be transporting early next week – on Monday.  We will also have a meeting on Tuesday.  You will not go home after school next Wednesday – we will have afternoon tea together and discuss strategy before leaving for Linwood High school.
School Librarians please come to the library at lunchtime bring your lunch. You all must attend please.
Netball – training for all teams tomorrow. Please remember to bring suitable netball shoes/gear.
Netball A Team – reminder that I need to know ASAP if you would like me to put you forward for rep trials. So far, only Niamh, Dillon and Ariā have seen me.

Could the following pupils please come to Room 11 at Interval to receive your Cross Country permission slip:

Year 7 Girls: Kashaf (10), Sakura (8), Ella (4), Brianna (4), Emanula (8), Yong (5), Ursula (7), Naduni (2), Sophie (5), Emily (8)

Year 7 Boys: Basit (8), Jack (4), Hugo (2), Ewan (4), Frank (4), Nico (10), Sjaak (4), Charlie (8), Jonathon (2), Marc (8) Zidane (8)

Year 8 Girls: Casey (1), Niamh (1), Kayla (3), Kayla (1), Georgie (11), Katie (11), Emily (9), Sylvia (12), Grace (9)

Year 8 Boys: Ben (12), Alex (11), Michael (1), George (6), Josh (1), Casper (1), Sam (9), Logan (1), Ryan (9), Finlay (1)

Kia ora to all the league fans that came to the meeting yesterday! Can the rugby team and the following people – Sam Room 13, Shanon Room 13, Caleb Room 5 and Holly Room 2 – please get changed into correct PE gear at interval for the training session today.
Matariki performance: In Room 1 at 1:15pm today please. Let’s see where your at!
Continue to stay off all grass areas all week. I will look again on Monday.
If the weather is ok, the Spirit Shield Royal Kahoot will be held in Room 11 at lunchtime. Teams are two people per class and you need to be there at 1:20pm.
Flute lessons are cancelled today.

Daily Notices for Wednesday 6 June

Wednesday 6 June 2018       Rāapa ono Pipiri

Student notices/Panui

Blue Light’s Got Talent is coming! First auditions will start next week on Rāhina/Monday in Room 7. Be sure to check the notices for more info.

Well done to everyone who ran in the Cross Country yesterday.

Could the following pupils please come to Room 11 at Interval, if you are away on a trip please see Mr McWhirter tomorrow please!

Year 7 Girls: Kashaf (10), Sakura (8), Ella (4), Brianna (4), Emanula (8), Yong (5), Ursula (7), Naduni (2), Sophie (5), Emily (8)

Year 7 Boys: Basit (8), Jack (4), Hugo (2), Ewan (4), Frank (4), Nico (10), Sjaak (4), Charlie (8), Jonathon (2), Marc (8)

Year 8 Girls: Casey (1), Niamh (1), Kayla (3), Kayla (1), Georgie (11), Katie (11), Emily (9), Sylvia (12), Grace (9)

Year 8 Boys: Ben (12), Alex (11), Michael (1), George (6), Josh (1), Casper (1), Sam (9), Logan (1), Ryan (9), Finlay (1)

Boys B Basketball Training is cancelled today.
Interested in rugby league? Please come to Room 6 at interval! Apologies for the mix-up yesterday.
Kapa Haka is on today at 2:00pm.
Rugby: Training āpōpō/tomorrow. Please bring your gear as we will train in the hall if wet.
Netball D – Well done yesterday. Mr Fisher was really impressed with how you all handled yourselves. See you at training on Friday!
Chess Club meeting in Room 5 at 1pm – please be there.
Matriki Performers: Meet in the hall at 1.15pm. Kazaia and Aaliya will begin to show you the dancing.  3 bells means that it is cancelled. I am away on a class trip today so good luck!

 

Daily Notices for Tuesday 5 June

Tuesday 5 June 2018           Rātū rima Pipiri

Student Notices/Panui

Table Tennis: Team captains check this week’s draw. Everyone be at T2 ready to go at 1:00pm.
Kahikatea Kupu o te Wiki: This wiki our kupu is a phrase ‘ka mau te wehi’ which means ‘that’s outstanding!’ The Canterbury Women’s League team came third at Nationals, ka mau te wehi!!
Rugby: Please check in at morning tea.
Can Brooke, Mackenzie and Michael please come to Room 6 at interval.
Interested in rugby league? Come to Room 6 at interval to find out more!
Matariki is a wonderful celebration special to Aotearoa/New Zealand. It is the Māori New Year and officially begins on Friday 15 June. There are some awesome events happening all over Ōtautahi so be sure to check them out!
Cross Country: Make sure you are changed into your correct PE gear. After the interval bell, we will meet inside the hall. You will then be marshalled to the start line in year groups, starting with Y7 Girls first. Due to the grass condition there has been a course change, you will be informed in the hall Good luck
Violin/Cello pupils: please remember to come to your lessons tomorrow.  Do not forget your violin or cello.  If you do forget to bring your instrument please come anyway.
Netball A Team – Reminder that you have a bye today. Niamh, Emma and Kayla P – you are heading down to the courts to umpire/help out. Can the rest of you please meet in Room 2 at the end of lunch.
Some glasses have been found on Friday after school, if these are yours, please collect them from the office.

Daily Notices for Friday 1 June

Friday 1 June 2018                 Rāmere tahi Pipiri

Student notices

Cross Country this Tuesday: A reminder about the Kirkwood Cross Country, which is next Tuesday. On the day you need to remember correct PE Gear, bring a water bottle, eat a light morning tea, try your best and keep running!
Scholastic Book club closes on 12 June this is a very short time to get orders and money in for books from this issue of book club, you have 2 weeks.
There is a pink merino hoody in lost property.
Netball: training for all teams at 1.15pm today.
Thank you all for your pieces of writing for the competition. There are quite a few to read. If I do not have results by assembly, I will publish this next week. Remember that I judge them on Outstanding or not. Two pieces of Outstanding work over the year earn an Academic Blue. The next topic for Year 7 is – A City Scene, and Year 8 is – The Visitor.

Daily Notices for Thursday 31 May

Thursday 31 May  2018                 Rāpare toru tekau ma tahi Haratua

Student notices/Panui

Isabelle R your reserved book is now available from the library.
Game day in the library today.
No homework club today after school.
A huge thank you to everyone for a very successful Kirkwood Kid for a Morning on Tuesday. The Ilam teachers both commented on what a great bunch of students we had. I am sure these Year 6 students will all be excited about intermediate next year!
Cross Country Tuesday: A reminder about the Kirkwood Cross Country, which is next Tuesday. On the day you need to remember correct PE Gear, bring a water bottle, eat a light morning tea, try your best and keep running!
Matariki performance meeting at 1:00pm today in Room 1. Bring your Tina.  Roles will be assigned today and production to begin.
Netball: Training tomorrow at 1.15pm on the courts by the hall. This is for all teams.
Rugby: No training today.
Can Mackenzie Room 3, Brooke Room 1 and Michael Room 12 please come to Room 6 at interval.
Lynda, the piano teacher has cancelled her lessons for today.
Quick meeting for Netball C team at interval in Room 4

Daily Notices for Wednesday 30 May

Wednesday 30 May 2018       Rāapa toru tekau Haratua

Student notices/Panui

A Pakistani translator badge was found on the basketball court yesterday. It is currently in the office
Boys B Basketball training on at lunch….ALL to attend. I will be checking.
No hockey practice today but remember your gear for practice tomorrow lunchtime.
Kapa Haka is on today at 2:00pm.
Matariki Performance Meeting in Room 1 at lunchtime tomorrow.
Netball A Team – very quick meeting in Room 2 at interval.

Daily Notices for Tuesday 29 May

Tuesday 29 May 2018           Rātū  rua tekau ma iwa Haratua

Student Notices/Panui

Table Tennis: Be at T2 ready to go at 1:00pm.

Buddies for Kirkwood Kid for a morning: please remember that you need to look after your buddy at morning tea. This may include you changing your normal activities to suit what they would like to do. Also, please show them the bathrooms. Ilam students and their buddies will be able to grab a sausage each at the BBQ over by the staffroom.

Some of these students will come to Kirkwood next year and some may not. This is a great opportunity for them to see what it is like at an intermediate. It is important you are positive about whichever school they are going to next year. Thanks for all your help!

Homework club today after school.
NO ESOL GROUPS today: individual testing only, Mrs Climo will come and get you when she needs you.
Tuesday Sport: Grass Sports have been cancelled (Football and Rugby). At the moment Netball and Hockey are still playing. Netball and Hockey teams please be on time in the hall. Good luck!
Football and Rugby: This afternoon Football Girls team go to Room 12 with Ms Mason. Rugby please to go Room 6 with Ms Toaolamai and Football Boys Room 9 with Mr Williamson.
Tuesday Options: Make sure you head straight to your option at the end of lunch.
Basketball: Reminder no games over the next two Fridays. Training will continue. Boys B team, training tomorrow as per usual.
Our Samoan proverb today is A malu i fale, e malu i fafoRespect yourself and others will too.
Student Council: Can the leadership team please come to Room 6 at interval.

Daily Notices for Monday 28 May

Monday 28 May 2018 Rāhina rua tekau ma waru Haratua

Student Notices/Panui

Samoan Language Week! This week Samoan will feature throughout the notices to share a beautiful proverbs. The first one for today is actually the theme of this special week, it is Alofa atu nei. Alofa mai taeao – Kindness given. Kindness gained. What kind things could you do today?
Student Council: Hui at 1pm in Room 7 please bring your tina.
On Friday someone has put $8 in a plastic bag for the air force museum trip, however this bag has no name on it and no permission slip with it.  Could this person please come to the office to let us know who you are so that we can put this money onto your account. Thank you
Kahikatea Kupu o te Wiki: This wiki mahi/work is our kupu. There are heaps of ways to use this kupu! How might you use it in the classroom?
Table Tennis: Team captains check this week’s draw. Everyone be at T.2 ready to go at 1pm tomorrow.Don’t forget to wear suitable clothes if the weather will be cold or wet.
Matariki Performance: Meeting in Room 1 at lunch time if weather permits
Latin: On this afternoon in Room 7
Could Alix, Dinah and Carolyn please come to Rm 11 at Interval – re Gymnastics
Well done to our three Basketball teams. The next two Fridays there will not be any games. Competition starts up again on the 15th of June. There will still be training sessions each week.
Netball D to Room 10 at interval to sort captain.
Boys Football- No training today.

Daily Notices for Friday 25 May

Friday 25 May 2018                 Rāmere rua tekau ma rima Haratua

Student notices

House BBQ: Congratulations Rutherford-Batten! Your House Captains will be round at 12:50pm to get the Year 8 students in Rutherford-Batten. Year 7’s can you please wait in your classroom after technology to be collected.Thank-you to the wonderful PTA, Mr Aitken, Mr Smith and Mr Vanderbrink for their help with the BBQ!
Library closed today at interval. School librarians still be on duty. Thanks.
EPro8 Meeting for group leaders at morning tea – could Cayden M and Ryan D please come and see Ms Anderson in T9.  Also, the following pupils have not brought back their permission form – Logan R, Cayden M, Logan WC, Ryan D, Hunter C, Basit K, Finnias M and Daniel B; please see Ms Anderson today if you missed getting one or lost it.

Speeches: What an impressive line-up of speeches yesterday! A big well done to all those who competed. Thanks also to Frank, Nick, Ava and Kayla for being brilliant MC’s.

Can Emanuela Room 8 and Emma Room 3 come to Room 10 for a brief meeting at the start of interval?

Netball C Team: quick meeting in Room 4 at interval.
Netball: training today at 1.15pm on the court by the hall.
Football Training today at lunchtime – weather permitting. Meet by the goal at 1:15pm