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SC Daily Notices

Friday 6th August   
Rāmere 5 Here-tui-kōkā

Week 1B

Term 3 – continuing on the right foot!

General Notices:

Chapels Today – Don’t forget the new timings for the day. 
Periods 1-4 up to 1.15 with Morning Tea from 1045 – 1115 as normal.
We will then have senior chapel in the Hall at 1.15 (Middle School on lunch) and then Middle School Chapel at 1.55pm whilst Senior School on lunch. The last period of the school day will be at 2.30pm. 

This weekend is another big one for the College as we celebrate 100 years of the Collegians Association. There will be a large number of visitors to the College on Saturday. Make sure you leave spaces clean and tidy today. 

Covid Levels and Public Transport. 
Although we are at Covid Level 1, if you use a train, ferry or non school bus, YOU MUST WEAR A MASK! See LAV if you don’t have one. Make sure you do the right thing. 

Prefects and Middle School Leaders
Meeting with the Headmaster on Tuesday 17th August (Week 3) in the LSLT at 1.15. Make sure you are on time. This meeting is to get your ideas about our pastoral set up as the College grows.  

Bucket Hat Orders have arrived and can be collected from the Uniform Shop. 

Wet Weather Rooms Term 3 


Weather Weather Spaces for students at interval and lunchtimes


These classroom spaces have been made available for you to use when it is raining at interval or lunchtime.

Please respect these work spaces. The classrooms need to be left clean and desks organised -ready for the next lesson.



Rooms available to students



O3 and O4



C11 and C12



G3 and G4



16 and 17






MCK Common (Y11,12,13 girls)



MCK Common Y11,12,13 girls)



All students (Year 8 boys & Year 9 girls) who are signed up for the Potential-Pathway-Podium programme to please meet in G4 at 1:15 (Friday)

Service Opportunity
Samaritans NZ are looking for people to help collect money to support their efforts on 10th and 11th September . Anyone interested should see or e mail Mr Laverock 

YEAR 12 Leadership Opportunity: DUTY TEAM-  We are looking for a group of Year 12 students who can support other students during interval and lunchtimes on days it is raining. It would involve using your collaborative, leadership and interpersonal skills to work with a cohort of Year 7-11 students.  If you are interested please come along to a meeting in MCK1 at interval on Friday. (GIB)

Tournament Week Teams  – Monday Meeting
Meeting for all teams going away on Tournament week.
Morning Break in the Shelly


Australian Mathematics Competition – Times & venues this week for students already entered

Year 7 – Friday starting at 11am (middle of morning tea) in Room 16.
Year 8 – Friday starting at 2pm (MS Chapel & Period 5) in Room 18.Please see your Maths teacher or Mr Lucas if you have any questions or issues.

French DELF Exam:
Lunchtime practices start this week in P10 –  bring your lunch

A1: Friday

A2: Stay tuned

Lost Property
Property from the lockers

The contents of the lockers left from last term will be moved tomorrow so today is the last day to claim it from the Library.Named clothing will be moved to Lost Property, but other unnamed items may be disposed of or donated. There is a lot of gear still unclaimed including shoes, stationery and clothing! So come and get your things before your parents give you grief!!!

Microsoft Silver Pen last seen Room P12 at Period 3 on Weds. If found, please hand into reception 

Future Focus Opportunities
Agricultural Studies – Senior Students interested in potentially studying Agriculture please get in touch with Mr. Sinnamon sinnamonn@scotscollege.school.nz

Job opportunities available at GoRentals and DeliverEasy – speak to Miss Neil if interested.

Halls of residence applications for university are now open, CCRF’s need to be completed. Talk to Miss Neil if you require any help.
Otago University Department of Radiation information event: On Campus Friday 20th August 3pm – 5pm

Registration link https://www.otago.ac.nz/wellington/departments/radiationtherapy/


ID Photos Catch Up Week 1
Another ID Photo session for any students who do not have an ID photo on Friday 6th August during Period 3 in AR3.

Cultural Notices


Creative Writing 
Creative Writing – Middle School Group (Years 7 -10)
We will meet in N2 at interval (Friday TODAY!). Please feel free to come along and join in even if you have not already been part of the group. If you would like to join in, but can’t make it today, please email me and I will add you to the group. Thank you.
Mrs Redpath

Speech Competition 
Senior Speech Semi Finals
Those students who are eligible for the Senior Speech Semi Finals, please meet at 1.15 in Rm 13 on Monday.

Lego RoboCup
Nationals 17th & 18th September at Scots
Make sure you have your objectives for each week in your planner and you are working towards your goals.
Sessions will be in McKinnon, top floor, Monday and Friday from 3:30-4:30
This space will also be available at lunch time Monday – Thursday with Adam

Sports Notices:

Inspired by the amazing rowing results in Toyko? The Caniwi Capital Scots College Rowing Club are looking for rowers to come along to the Learn2Row Programme staring August 8th.
If you are a interested in giving rowing a try please contact rowingadmin@scotscollege.school.nz.






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