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Wa Ako – Final Session

Here is an updated timetable of today’s final Wa Ako session: Please attend the session that suits your learning needs. Outside speakers have been arranged based on your requests, so attendance is highly encouraged. If none of the options suit, please go … Continue reading

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Exam Guide with Kiya Basabas

It’s nearly that exciting time of the year for everyone again: our NCEA examinations. Academic Captain Kiya Basabas is here to remind you of the do’s and don’ts of exam season, so without further ado, here is an NCEA Exam … Continue reading

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Student Job Search

Student Job Search is an online service that helps students gain work experience and extra money while studying at tertiary level. SJS advertise thousands of jobs every year just for tertiary students on their website. They can help you find … Continue reading

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Rock of Ages – Tribute

See the tribute video celebrating this year’s production of Rock of Ages below. Photos of the production were posted here.  

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Celebration of Sport 2017

Four years of celebrating a Year Group that has gained considerable sporting success (2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016), the fifth and final Celebration of Sport for the Year 13s took place last week. Congratulations to all those that were acknowledged. … Continue reading

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Wa Ako – Travel & Exchanges

In this Wa Ako session, we had a guest speaker Alex who has experience having gone volunteering when he left school in Poland. His stories of cultural shock, the challenges of teaching in that environment and being hosted by a … Continue reading

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End of Year Ten – Celebration Video

In this ‘Flashback Friday’ – part three of a four part series – we check out the end of year video capturing 2014, the year we were Year 10.  And so the cohort says goodbye to the Junior School. It’s … Continue reading

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Spring Serenade – 2017

Congratulations to all the performers in the Spring Serenade last night. For many of the Year 13s this was their final musical performances at Newlands College and they showed how their exceptional talent has grown over the last few years … Continue reading

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Wa Ako – Final Two Sessions

Here is an updated timetable of the last two remaining weeks: Previously we have encouraged you to go to the options you selected when this programme was launched. For the final two weeks these selections won’t be posted and you … Continue reading

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Final L3 Drama Performances

Congratulations to the L3 Drama class who did their final drama performances last night. They delivered excerpts from five plays, some solos and others in big groups. They represented the culmination of an impressive five year journey through drama at … Continue reading

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