Paid Union Meeting Tuesday 19th March – Cancelled.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to the tragic events that took place in Christchurch, Tuesdays Paid Union Meeting is now postponed. School will be going ahead as per normal. Please forward this message to any Stanley Avenue School families to help us get the word out.   Students will be given a notice tomorrow at school regarding…

Tuakana Teina Time

This week in Room 2 we started our Tuakana Teina time with Room 11and 12 and 1. It was great to see all akonga (students) getting to know each other and sharing their reading books. Room 1 and 2 enjoyed taking their buddies through their new Akomanga (classroom) and seeing all that our new environment…

Pukeko Biathlon

WOW!! Check out our Pukeko students ‘giving it a go’ and ‘doing their best’ at the biathlon last Thursday. Thank you to the many wonderful parents, caregivers, Nanas. Grandads, Aunties and Uncles that came along to support and cheer us along.  

Life Hacks

This week in Room 1, the students finished their “Life Hacks” project. This was a problem solving project that they really enjoyed. The problem posed to them was, “you’ve just turned eighteen, finished school, and are now either studying or working a close to minimum wage job. How will you survive? (Oh and you aren’t…

Yeah Buddy!

On Tuesday, Room 13 met with our buddy class for the first time. Our focus was nice and simple, get to know our buddies. Room 13 has just embarked upon a Term long focus on how to develop social skills. This is part of our Life Skills focus for the year, in which we are…

Twilight Gala 2019

A huge thank you to everyone that supported our annual Twilight Gala. It was an amazing night and a lot of fun was had by everyone who attended. Massive thanks to our PTA for their huge effort to pull this off and to our volunteers who helped work on the activities for the night. For…