Congratulations to our Tia Hunter, Ryan Hardy and Antonio Frances-Rees (Special Character Cultural leaders) who received the Principals Award for the last week of term 3. They received it for the diligent way they presented themselves with the Singing Cup.
We warmly welcome Aedrick Perez to Ruma Totara, Paige Geypen and David Kilgour to Ruma Koru who started at school this week.
Yr 5/6 Rippa Rugby Team who competed on Saturday 27th September at the Forsythe Barr Stadium as a curtain raiser to the Hearthland Rugby Game. They played against Weston, Pembroke and Fenwick and won all 3 of their games. Thanks to Josh Lewis and Steffan Souness for coaching, to Farmlands for supplying bags and drink bottles and to our supporters.
Congratulations to Cushla Bridges for gaining a Merit in her Grade One Ballet exam and to Elenoa Asi for gaining 8 first place rosettes and one special award at the recent Oamaru Tap Dancing Association competitions.
At the weekend, 4 St Joseph's students attended a rowing training session at Lake Ruataniwha - Abbey Mabon, Ben Sew Hoy, Riley McKeown and Antonio Frances-Rees. They rowed with St Kevin's students and was the first time they had rowed in an 'eight' combination.