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Three’s a crowd

William Fraser Park, Riverside.  Sat. 2 June, 2012 If two’s company, three is too much!!! As the players lined up for the kick-off, we noticed that Ngunguru had three very big and tall players, which made us shake in our Nikes. Before the game, the Tigers were kicking the ball around, testing out Tynan, our [...]

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Lock Down Or Not Down

Lockdown or not down? On Tuesday the 22nd, the school had a lock-down, or did they? A phantom, angry Sasquatch was seen in the mind’s eye of some students. The reports vary on his size and texture; they were ranging from 6 ft 4 and prickly, to 2 ft 5 and smooth. Students and teachers [...]

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Room 1 Camp

23/5/12 Blockhouse Bay school came to Whangarei Heads. How exciting. Room 1 and Blockhouse Bay were staying at the Baptist camp in Taurikura. Right, straight up Mt Manaia. Don’t think that Blockhouse Bay was too pleased about that. They’d probably rather stay at the Baptist camp playing on their phones and ipods. But no, up [...]

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The Special Assembly

A visit to Peach Cove, Bream Head was just the right thing to kick start our amazing topic about Bream Head. The day of the Friday 10th May dawned and Room 1 students were ready to present. Our special guests were greeted with us singing Utaina. First it was the Geologists turn to share their [...]

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Room 1′s Peach Cove Camp

Room 1 had a thrilling and dangerous camp at Peach Cove staying on the 14th to the 15th of March. They were lucky to survive hiking up the treacherous mountain with their heavy 4 kg packs witch felt like 4000 tones. When we all finally made it some of us were badly beaten but we [...]

Kua Tai

Here is our video of Kua Tai – our school song.

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Kua Tai

Here is our video of Kua Tai – our school song.

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WILL THE IRISH WIN OR ARE THE ALL BLACKS SIMPLY THE BEST!

Saturday, the 16th  of June, sees the All Blacks play Ireland in Christchurch.  The coach is is Steve Hansen, who was on the coaching team last year when the All Blacks won the Rugby World Cup.  Kick off is at 7.30 pm.  The Irish really want to win, but I think that the All Blacks [...]

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Saturday hockey – Fun Sticks

“Wake up wake up” says my sister, Ellinor. I was feeling tired after netball practice the night before. She said, “Come on we are going to be late  for Hockey”. Hockey is held every Saturday morning from 9 am until 10 am, outside the hockey area on the grass. Last week, a ‘Black Stick’ (a [...]

Soccer ball

Three’s a crowd

William Fraser Park, Riverside.  Sat. 2 June, 2012 If two’s company, three is too much!!! As the players lined up for the kick-off, we noticed that Ngunguru had three very big and tall players, which made us shake in our Nikes. Before the game, the Tigers were kicking the ball around, testing out Tynan, our [...]

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