TERM DATES & HOLIDAYS
2019 Term Dates
Term One - Monday 4 February - Friday 12 April
Term Two - Monday 29 April - Friday 5 July
Term Three - Monday 22 July - Friday 27 September
Term Four - Monday 14 October - Thursday 12 December
Waitangi Day Wednesday 6 February
Easter Friday 19 March, Monday 22 April, Tuesday 23 April
Anzac Day Thursday 25 April
Queen's Birthday Monday 3 June
Teacher Only Day Friday 14 June
Labour Day Monday 28 October
- Physical Education Programme
- Activities at lunch intervals e.g. inter-class competitions, practice sessions, fun games.
- Competition: there are several compulsory sessions - Athletics, Cross Country and Swimming.
Regional Waikato Intermediate and Middle Schooling Sports
During the year we are given the opportunity to enter the competitive arena via the following sports: Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, Cross Country, Football, Hockey, Netball, Rugby, Swimming, Tennis, Touch, Triathlon and Volleyball. Teams/individuals are chosen on merit, along with a high standard of sportsmanship, correct sports uniform and citizenship.
Anchor Aims Game
An opportunity for elite sports people to participate against the countries greatest. Held in Tauranga/Mount Maunganui during September. It is the biggest multi-sport event for 11, 12 and 13 year olds in Australasia with over 8000 athletes attending.
Teams are entered in the following union/association competitions: Basketball, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Netball, Rugby and Touch. Some of the above codes are catered for via clubs. We support these groups by promoting, advertising and referring interested students. Outside the pursuits already mentioned the sports group also promotes: Golf, Squash, Lacrosse and Equestrian.