Newsletter Nov 22 | Term 4, Week 6

This issue covers:

  • EOTC Week
  • Floorball
  • Support of our wonderful support staff

Rongotai MP, Paul Eagle met with the fabulous support staff here at SWIS. They came together for morning tea as our team shared what the role of teacher aides, office staff and caretakers really involves. It would be no exaggeration to say that Paul was blown away by the dedication, empathy, compassion and skills that these valued members of our community display on a daily basis. As you may be aware the support staff are currently in negotiations with the government for better conditions. A win for them would be equality across the sector with funding for their salaries provided in the same way as teacher salaries are funded. This would mean that schools no longer have to fund teacher aides from their operating grants. No longer would we need to choose support staff or resources, we could have both. That has to be to the benefit of all students and is worthΒ  fighting for.

Rauru Walker and Howard Young, Co Principals

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Class photos from last night's Leaver's Dinner. A fun evening with some fantastic people. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you wonderful teachers and all the support staff for all the hard work, efforts and time you have invested in shaping each one of these students. Gratitude πŸ™β£οΈπŸ™

Awesome bunch of both kids and teachers!

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Monsoon poon?

Isabella Court Jacks leavers dinner

Javiiiiiii!!!

Thank you to everyone who donated something to be given to Wellington City Mission on Tuesdays mufti day. The response was fantastic and the WCM staff were absolutely blown away with how much they received. An extra special 'Thank You' has to go to Zach Brough who initiated the idea in the first place. Well done, Zach. A lovely thought and gesture at this time of the year. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you to everyone who donated something to be given to Wellington City Mission on Tuesdays mufti day.  The response was fantastic and the WCM staff were absolutely blown away with how much they received.  An extra special Thank You has to go to Zach Brough who initiated the idea in the first place.  Well done, Zach.  A lovely thought and gesture at this time of the year.Image attachment

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Brilliant work everyone!

So awesome x

Yay Cilla Brough for bringing up a superstar kid!

Love this!

Nice one Zach!

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Nice one. Very cool.

Awesome!!!!

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SWIS Yearbook 2019

Don't miss out on the memories of 2019. Yearbook orders can be placed now either through Kindo or at the school office. This year's Yearbook is jam packed with photos and recounts from throughout the year. It's the perfect memento from this busy year.
Yearbooks will be distributed on the last day of term and are only $17.
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SWIS Yearbook 2019

Dont miss out on the memories of 2019. Yearbook orders can be placed now either through Kindo or at the school office. This years Yearbook is jam packed with photos and recounts from throughout the year. Its the perfect memento from this busy year. 
Yearbooks will be distributed on the last day of term and are only $17.

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With 70 pages and almost 500 photos the proof of the yearbook has arrived at school and it looks amazing. The yearbook will be handed out on the last day of term and costs $17 so get in quickly to not miss out.

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Great team work πŸ™ŒπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ’

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Such great photos from what looks like a great EOTC week!

Are there any pictures from reso?

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