Changes to School Days
Te Waihora Warriors Return
Vacancy - Sports Coordinator
Mufti Days Term 2
Gold coin donation for each day.
Friday 26 May, 2017 - funds will be going to the Kapa Haka Rarotonga Trip
Friday 23 June, 2017 - funds will be going to the College's World Vision Sponsor Child
Students must wear appropriate clothing.
Please note that the Senior Management will send students home to change if clothing is deemed inappropriate.
Ellesmere College Calendar
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ICT in 2017
2017 Term Dates
Term 1 Tue 31 Jan – Thur 13 Apr
Mon 23 Jan School Office re-opens,
Tue 31 Jan First Day Term 1
Mon 6 Feb Waitangi Observance Day
Thur 13 Apr Last day Term 1
Term 2 Mon 1 May – Fri 7 Jul
Mon 1 May First Day Term 2
Mon 5 Jun Queens Birthday
Fri 7 Jul Last day Term 2
Term 3 Mon 24 Jul – Fri 29 Sep
Mon 24 Jul First Day Term 3
Fri 29 Sep Last day Term 3
Term 4 Mon 16 Oct – Wed 13 Dec TBC
Mon 16 Oct First day Term 4
Mon 23 Oct Labour Day
Thur 16 Nov TOD - Staff Planning Day
Fri 17 Nov Canterbury Anniversary Day
Wed 13 Dec Last day of School Year TBC
There is provision in these dates for one further Teacher Only Date, date still to be confirmed.
Collecting a Student During the School Day
Recently a situation occurred where a Year 8 student signed out at our front office and then went outside to wait for their parent. Due to a miscommunication the student was not met by their parent. Whilst the outcome on this occasion was positive, and the confusion clarified, the incident has raised some concerns for students' safety, in particular the risk of them waiting outside the school unsupervised.
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