TERM DATES & HOLIDAYS
2017 Term Dates
Term One - Tuesday 31 January – Thursday 13 April
Term Two - Monday 1 May – Friday 7 July
Term Three - Monday 24 July – Friday 29 September
Term Four - Monday 16 October – Monday 11 December
2018 Term Dates
Term One - Monday 5 February - Friday 13 April
Term Two - Monday 30 April - Friday 6 July
Term Three - Monday 23 July - Friday 28 September
Term Four - Monday 15 October - Tuesday 18 December
Waitangi Day Monday 6 February
Easter Friday 14 April, Monday 17 April, Tuesday 18 April
Anzac Day Tuesday 25 April
Queen's Birthday Monday 5 June
Teacher Only Day Friday 16 June
Labour Day Monday 23 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.