Address: 282 Victoria Avenue, Remuera, Auckland | Telephone: (09) 520 0602
E-mail: [email protected] | web: www.victoriaave.com

Newsletter: Term 1 Week 11 – 16 April 2021

Kia ora

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Ngā mihi nui



On the last day of term at pick up time, lost property will be displayed on the table tennis table by the office. Check for any lost items!


 

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We are now inviting applications for 2022 Scholarships at King’s School. 

The Endeavour Scholarship was launched by the Governor-General of New Zealand in October 2001, and is now in its 20th year. The Endeavour Scholarship is open to Maori and Pasifika boys who are due to enter Year 7 in 2022. The Endeavour Scholarship provides opportunities for four boys each year to receive an education at King’s School for Years 7 & 8 education, followed by Years 9 to 13 at King’s College. 

This scholarship is a financial scholarship and includes tuition fees, uniform allowance and other costs. Four Endeavour Scholarships are awarded each year 

The John Henley Music Scholarship is open to boys due to enter Year 7 in 2022, who are playing an instrument at Grade 4 or above. One scholarship will be awarded – valued up to $12,200 per annum (50% of tuition fees), tenable for Years 7 and 8 at King’s School. The level of parental contribution is independently assessed and based on the current financial position of the family. 

The Buchanan Charitable Trust Scholarship is now in its 9th year. 

The Buchanan Charitable Trust Scholarship is offered to one boy of any ethnic descent who would not normally afford an independent school education. 

This scholarship is for a boy due to enter Year 5 in 2022 and includes fees, tuition and uniform allowance for Years 5 – 8 at King’s School, followed by Years 9 – 13 at King’s College. 

Further details and application forms for all scholarships can be found on the Scholarships page of our website: 

https://kings.school.nz/scholarships/ 

Details with respect to the scholarship application process this year: 

 

Application forms are currently available for downloading from the King’s School website https://kings.school.nz/scholarships/ 

All Scholarship Applications close Friday 7 May 2021 at 5.00pm 

Endeavour Scholarship testing will take place Tuesday 18 May 2021 

John Henley Music Scholarship auditions will take place on Monday 17 May 2021 

Buchanan Charitable Trust Scholarship assessments will take place Wednesday 19 May 2021 

 If you require any further information about the Scholarship application process please contact Emma Macedra – Admissions Manager, King’s School Phone (09) 520-7784 Email [email protected] 


Chinese & Korean Parents’ meetings – term 2

These will be held at 2pm in the staffroom:

Chinese Parents meeting – Tuesday 11th May
Korean Parents meeting – Wednesday 12th May







Tuesday Art Class in Victoria Avenue School 
Come along to our exciting and educational art class, where your child can learn to work with a variety of mediums including watercolour and acrylic paint, oil pastels, paper collage, and more!
The class is run by an experienced and creative artist, who recently graduated from the Yoobee School of Animation in Wellington. She is very excited to bring her unique skills of drawing people, animals, and creative characters to this art class.
When: Tuesdays, 3-5pm
Where: Victoria Avenue School, Room 5
Price: $235 for 9 sessions, includes all materials
Please contact Yulia for more information. Call 021 308 207 or email [email protected]





IMPORTANT DATES AND TIMES


School Times
School starts:      8.50am
Interval:             10.30-10.50am
Lunch:               12.30-1.25pm
School finishes:   3.00pm


Term Dates for 2021

Term 1: Wednesday 3 February to Friday 16 April
~ Waitangi Day observed Monday 8 February
~ Good Friday 2 April
~ Easter Monday 5 April
~ Easter Tuesday 6 April
~ ANZAC Day observed Monday 26 April

Term 2: Monday 3 May to Friday 9 July
~ Queen’s Birthday Monday 7 June

Term 3: Monday 26 July to Friday 1 October

Term 4: Monday 18 October to Wednesday 15 December
~ Labour Day Monday 25 October


DRAMA/SPEECH LESSONS: Click here for information
MUSIC LESSONS: Click here for information on Musiqhub music lessons


AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES:
FOR TERM 1 2021
Click here for details on these activities.
Also:
Click here
for After School and Holiday Community Based Programmes and Activities for 2021


What’s Ahead?
Please click here to view our online calendar


Stationery Sales
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 8.30-8.45am


Uniform Shop
– half way up dragon drive

OPEN FRIDAYS only: 8.15-8.45am
Orders and payments for uniform can be made online on our website ~ Click here


Lunch Orders
‘Daily Lunch and Catering’ ordered through ezlunch: – ONLINE ORDERS ONLY. Click here for the ezlunch  menu. Click here  to join ezlunch Click here to make an order.


School Dental Service
8b Ngaio St Orakei Ph 520 0603.

The dental team will be posting letters to all new entrants to our school as required.


 Remember to ‘like’ Victoria Avenue School on Facebook.facebook_like_small


NIT NIGHT TONIGHT!!
PLEASE, PLEASE CHECK FOR NITS
Here is a link from NZ Health for info and treatment.
http://www.health.govt.nz/your-health/conditions-and-treatments/diseases-and-illnesses/head-lice


To download the app for free on iPhone or Android click this link:

http://victoriaave.apps.school.nz/share/