A busy start to 2018

By John Veitch | Posted: Saturday February 3, 2018

We have had a very hectic first week at the college and the upcoming weeks are even busier.  Outlined below are the dates you may need to be aware of. 

By the time you read this, we have already had the Year 9 and 13 Inductions, Year 9 ‘eReady workshops,’ sports trials, ID and class photos, Year 9 MIDYIS testing as well as our Athletics prelim day. 

You need to be registered to attend any of the Centenary events, however, all are welcome to attend the Sunday morning Chapel service, which concludes the Centenary weekend.

Wednesday 7th February

Athletics 1500m (lunch)
Athletics Prelims Postponement day

Thursday 8th February

Year 7 & 13 Barbeque at lunchtime
Centenary Book Launch 5:00 pm ELC

Friday 9th February

Centenary Founders Day & Old Collegians Chapel Service – 11:00 am
Centenary School Tours & Afternoon Tea 12:30pm – 3:30pm
Centenary McGlashan 100 Golf Tournament – 1:00 pm
Centenary Old Boys Welcome Drinks and Nibbles – 5:30 pm
Centenary Friday Evening Buffet Dinner – 6:30 pm

Saturday 10th February 

Centenary Saturday Boarders Breakfast - 9.30pm
Centenary Phots / Roll Call / School Tours / Morning Tea - 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
Centenary Past and Present Staff Lunch - 12.00 pm
Centenary McGlashan 100 Celebration Dinner - 7.00 pm

Sunday 11th February

Centenary Sunday Boarders Breakfast – 9:00 pm
Centenary Sunday Morning Chapel Service – 10:30 am

Monday 12th February

First Rail Trail trip (9NPA, 9HCA & ½ of 9NCH) (Monday – Wednesday)

Tuesday 13th February

Year 13 Biology Cardiology Lab at Otago University
Year 7 & 8 Fish and Chips 6.15pm in the Dining Room

Wednesday 14th February

Second Rail Trail trip (9PMC, 9RRA and ½ of 9NCH) (Wednesday – Friday)
Year 7 & 8 Waihi Summer Sports Exchange at JMC (Wednesday – Thursday)
Year 12 Agriculture field trip to the Southern Field Days in Gore
Otago Secondary Schools Tennis Regional Qualifying Tournament in Dunedin

Thursday 15th February

Top Scholars Function at Filadelfios Restaurant – 5:00pm

Friday 16th February

100, 200 Club and Prefects Function Chapel – 5:30 pm

Saturday 17th February

Preseason Camp for prospective 1st XV players (Saturday – Sunday)
JMC promotion at the Omakau AMP Show

Tuesday 20th February

Athletics Half Day Periods 1 - 4
Vietnam Seminar 7.00 pm (MBE)

Wednesday 21st February

Athletics 3000m (lunch)
NZ Cricket Cup Competition match v Kavanagh College

Thursday 22nd February

Meet the form teacher evening for Years 9 – 13 in the ELC – 7:00 pm
7:00 pm - All parents meet in the Chapel for the welcome
7:15 pm - Parents go to their son’s form room teachers room

Friday 23rd February

Athletic sports day