Beatitude for the Day
Happy are those who can take small things seriously; and take serious things calmly; they will go far in life.
Saturday 7th July - Joshua & Lachlan Criddle, Indya Cunningham, Mariah Cunningham and Serah Staju
Sunday 8th July - Hana Davies, Morgan Baillie, Lilly Kelcher and Alexie Phillips
Saturday 14th July - Samuel Plieger, Nye Jones-Hogan, Max Fatafehi and Andrew Sinclair
Sunday 15th July - Annalise Kilgour, Anika Winders, Ivy-Belle & Molly-May Mestrom
Saturday 21st July - Elenoa & Halalova Asi, Madison & Cooper Jones and Sam Asi
Sunday 22nd July - Daniel & Jonathan Jorgensen, Morgan Baillie, Henry Robinson and Seth Bartley
Birthday Greetings to:
Bronson Bartlett, Cooper Jones, Marianne Alegre, Emily Chen and Fitu Tuuefiafi
To any of our students who are participating in sporting, cultural or the arts activities during the holidays.
Thanks to all the parents who have returned their swimming notice. Please ensure all permission slips are returned ASAP.
From next term, the Kapahaka and Pasifika practises will be combined. They will be held from 3.00 to 4.00 pm on Fridays in Mrs Misiloi's room. Parents need to collect the children from there at 4.00 pm unless other arrangements have been made.
Mufti Day for Caritas
Don't forget a gold coin donation for the mufti day tomorrow.
Pies and Milo
Will be carrying on into term 3 at Wednesday lunchtimes. Bring an named pie wrapped in foil and 50 cents and a named cup for milo.
St Joseph's Timaru Interschool
Some more photos from last week's interschool.
Student-Parent Lead Conferences
Please book an interview time with your child's teacher for either Tuesday 31st July or Wednesday 1st August. Go to www.schoolinterviews.co.nz and use the code 9dhsb. If you have trouble booking an interview time, please contact the office and we will do it for you.
Technology for Yr 7 & 8
Will now be on Monday afternoons for terms 3 and 4.
The uniform shop will be open on the first morning of term 3 from 8.30 to 9.00 am and then every Thursday from 2.30 to 3.00 pm.
We warmly welcome 3 new students to our school; Sioeli Pulu, Selena and Shreysh Adhikari.
- Uneasy Me - a growth mindset designed to help children from 8-12 years learn about anxiety, self-esteem, self-belief and resilience. Held at the Waitaki Rec Centre on the 17th, 18th and 19th July from 1.30 to 3.30 pm. Costs $5 per day per child. Limited spaces, please contact Kate Finn on firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your place.
- Short English Language Courses held at the Ara Institute in Oamaru - this course will help you improve your speaking skills for everyday communication and work, for example asking for information, explaining a problem, making an appointment or talking to people in a bank or school. Held on Thursdays from 9.30 to 11.30 am. Flyer attached to email.
- Dove Catholic Fellowship for Women - is holding an Annual Retreat on 27-29 July at the Willow Park Christian Camp, Eastern Beach, Auckland. To register online visit www.dove.org.nz. For further information contact Shona Williams 07 543 0101 or email email@example.com