Tuesday, May 31, 2016

New Student

Oliver recently started school and joined Te Rito.  We hope you've had a great first week!

Friday, May 27, 2016



Sam, Ha-Yeon and Aislinn handing over their cheque for $208 to Danielle, an SPCA staff member...

Head lice Checks 


We have had reports of students with head lice so to help prevent the spread in school, it is important everyone checks their whole family.  If signs of head lice are found, the whole family should be treated...

Thursday, May 26, 2016

The Amesbury Cookbook needs recipes! 


Please support our cookbook fundraising project - it's not too late to send us a recipe... or to submit a name into the draw ...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Important Health Information


Please read the following notice from Regional Public Health regarding measles preparedness...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Monday, May 23, 2016

Swimming Sports 


Book it in!  The whole school swimming sports are now on the new date of Tuesday 14th June, 10:30-1:30pm at Keith Spry Pool in Johnsonville.  

Staffing changes


Some staffing changes to be aware of.....

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Ski Camp 2016


Do you fancy three days on a secluded mountain side? Keen to ski until your heart's content?  Are you in the mood to stay in our very own log fired mountain lodge with a view right over the ski field and majestic mountain peaks at our fingertips? Be wowed when waking up to a snow covered landscape and wrapping up in winter wares.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Pink Mufti Day 


As Friday 20th May is NZ Pink Shirt Day we've decided to have gold coin donation pink theme-day at school tomorrow... 

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Space for hire in Churton Park!

Amesbury School Community HallAmesbury School Community Hall — by Beckie Duffy

Amesbury School is a light and bright community hall available for a range of different activities during the week and on the weekend.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Amesbury Afternoon Tea

Afternoon TeaAfternoon Tea — by Amesbury Office

All welcome on Monday 23rd May 2-3pm.  No need to bring anything, just come along before school pickup and join us...

Students - help us find a name for our cookbook


All entries go into the draw for a cool prize and the winner gets their photo in the cookbook... 

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Amesbury School Digest

Amesbury School Digest - A summary of school news, events and notices from the last 2 weeks!

Student Achievement 


A summary of Amesbury School’s end of 2015 National Standards Data show that students are achieving well...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Fundraising Project - Amesbury School Cookbook


We are working on a project to publish a community cookbook for sale to raise funds towards our school’s bike track.

School Cross Country Results

Image courtesy of Rikki's Refuge, via CCImage courtesy of Rikki's Refuge, via CC — by Urs Cunningham

Many thanks to those who came and supported our children yesterday.  It was great to hear and see the support given to all children on the day.

Cross Country Photos

Some fantastic shots captured the anticipation, excitement, support and determination at the cross country yesterday...

Friday, May 6, 2016

School Cross Country


Tuesday 10 May (next week). The races will start at 1.30pm - please read on for the race order and other important information...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

EdTechTeam Wellington Summit featuring Google for Education


We had a busy 2 days hosting over 250 people who attended the EdTechTeam Summit held at Amesbury School in the holidays...

Monday, May 2, 2016

Welcome to our 6 new students today


Rosie, Annabelle, Max, James and Ethan are having their first day at school in Te Rito and Chloe has joined Koru Hub today.