SC Daily Notices
Tuesday 18th February
Rātū 18 Hui-tanguru
Safety – take care of your valuable possessions.
Make sure you have a lock on your locker.
Make sure you lock up bicycles and scooters if you bring them to school
Before the tuck shop opens, DO NOT stand on the deck. Wait for the hatch to open before you form an orderly queue.
Middle School PATs THIS Monday and Tuesday Week 4B held in normal class time
Maths – no calculators or rulers needed. Blank scrap paper allowed.
Listening – headphones essential (please bring your own)
Middle School PAT catch ups
LSLT Lesley Shelly Lecture Theatre
Friday 21 February
Please bring a reading book, scrap paper and headphones!
Generational Call For Action On Climate” – hear youth of NZ speak on climate issues.
Speakers from Te Ara Whatu, Pacific Climate Warriors and School Strike 4 Climate.
St Peters on Willis, 5.30 – 7.30 pm, Tuesday 18 February, corner of Willis and Ghuznee Streets
ALL MAORI AND PASIFIKA STUDENTS – TASI NOA FA
Please meet in the upstairs of the McKinnon Block (M14) at Lunchtime (1:15pm)
Scots Girls Workshop -Tuesday 18th 11.15-1.15pm in MCK Common Room
Senior School Prefects
Meeting this week for the whole prefect team in Room O4 at 1.15 on Thursday. Bring your lunch.
House Athletics Championships – Wednesday 19th February
House and Championship Athletics all day for all Y7-13s next Wed at Newtown Park starting 9am
A great day to show House and College spirit. Bring your cheering voice 😊
Buses will run to and from the track or you can make your own way to/from home. Buses leave the College at 8.30am. They will return in time for you to catch a bus from school if you use an after school Metlink or Tranzit service.
Correct house uniform MUST be worn and track suit/college hoodies or school uniform. NO OTHER hoodies etc
No ball games to be played in the stadium area
Bring plenty to eat and drink – you will not be able to leave the stadium area during the day
Sausage sizzle ($2)/drinks ($2 plain, $3.50 flavoured) available for sale. Limited EFTPOS so bring cash to avoid a queue.
Students Driving to School
A privilege for Year 13. Students wanting to bring a vehicle to school need to complete a form. Email Mr Laverock if you haven’t already done so.
ICT Help for students: Drop in Centre
If you need help with any ICT matters such as password issues, managing OneNote or printing issues, the new Robotics space will be open during Morning Tea and Lunchtime all week with staff student IT Helpers to assist you.
Just drop in anytime for assistance.
Where: Robotics (N5)
When: Morning Tea and Lunchtimes Mon – Thursday
Headphones – last seen in gym changing room. They are white, with brown ear pads and a grey headband. Please hand into Mr Laverock if found.
Lost PE Bag containing an Uttley t-shirt and school tracksuit and Nike trainers. Belonging to Ilgaz in Year 11. If found, return to Mr Laverock.
Brain Bee Neuroscience Competition for Year 10/11 Students
The New Zealand Brain Bee Challenge is a free competition for ALL Year 11 students to learn about the brain and its functions, explore developments in neuroscience research, find out about careers in neuroscience and to dispel misconceptions about neurological and mental illnesses.
The competition involves multiple rounds of competition and the potential to head to regional events.
Dr Manighetti will be running tutorials at lunchtime (day to be confirmed) to help tutor year 11’s who are entered in the competition BUT we also want to encourage any keen year 10’s to attend these sessions as well so they can get a head start on next years competition.
If you are interested in participating please see Ms Sutton THURSDAY 20th February INTERVAL in SL11 to find out more information about this exciting opportunity and express your interest.
The Chess Club meets Monday lunchtimes in Aitken Room 15 – Miss Zhan’s room.
House Chess meets in Aitken Room 15.
Production: Can ALL students who handed in an audition form, meet Mr Leslie in DR1 at the START of lunch today please. This includes ensemble and crew
Learn a new instrument. Get better on the one you learn already. Set yourself a goal and sign up for instrument and voice lessons through the Scots website: http://www.scotscollege.school.nz/music/book-a-music-lesson/
All those intending to enter a Student directed scene in the Sheillah Winn Shakespeare competition please register with Miss Reeve (Drama office.) The performance dates are over 6th,7th and 8th of April and scenes need to be entered by the 27th of March.
Duke of Ed Award Scheme
Meetings will be held in SL1, every Wednesday with Miss Bradley and Mr Redgrave.
Musicians interested or attended this band’s first practice last week, please note there will not be a session this Wednesday lunchtime due to Athletics Day. Business as usual again next week.
Netball meeting reminder Tuesday 18th at 8.15am for everyone who registered for netball of who would like to find out more about our 2020 plans. Bring your gear for after school preseason training.
All those interested, old and new, in cycling for Scots College this year please meet in G16 at interval (10.45am) on TUESDAY.
Coaching and officiating courses
CSW are offering coaching and officiating courses at ASB stadium for students for summer code sports. Generally aimed at coaching or officiating at year 7-10 level.
Volleyball, futsal, cricket, touch and athletics will be offered.
The coaching course is Tuesday 18 February 9.30am to 3pm.
The officiating course is Friday 21 February 9.30am to 2.30pm.
If you are interested in signing up (closes 12 February) for any of these email Mrs Henley-Smith or see her in person in the sports office.
Anyone wishing to play competitive senior basketball this year – conditioning sessions begin this week.
- Tuesday 3:30
- Front field
- Training with Rugby and Football
Scots College Football Club presentation
Wednesday 19th February 7pm
The Shelley Theatre.
Underwater Hockey 2020
Pre-season training for UWH will start soon on Sunday 1st March. Any potential new players please contact Mr Rutherford, for
- Y7-8 Mini-Leagues
- Y9-10 Junior team
- Y11-13 Senior team
Initial team meetings will be next week.
7&8 Thursday Sport
Please stay with your coach/teacher until 3.30pm in future.
Senior Touch Teams for Tuesday fixture on Sports notice-board