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2017 Football Teams

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NOTE: The reserve squad will play for both A and B teams across the season (possibly the C when needed).  There is a permanent spot up for grabs in the A team which we will seek to fill from the reserve squad over the first few weeks, this will be according to the strengths they will bring to the team and how well they communicate positively on and off the field.  All team and squad members should have a decent amount of game time. Team captains will also be selected on the above strengths.

The Extra Champions

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Congratulations to everyone who got their letter to the editor published in the April edition of the Otago daily times EXTRA. Well done to Finn and Eden for their awesome letters to Cadbury. Also, Well done to Annabel, Vismaya and Hayden for you awesome letters about national pride

We had an extra awesome person Penelope, who got her national pride letter to be the letter to the editor, guest editorial. Well done Penelope.

Here is Penelope's awesome letter to the editor.

Let's up our game New Zealand
By Penelope

I am very disappointed that there are not that many recognised events on Waitangi day.
It should be one of the biggest celebrations in New Zealand. We celebrate Chinese New Year and St Patrick's day more than our own national day. America is proud to celebrate thanksgiving, Australia celebrates Australia day we in New Zealand, need to step up our game and be proud of Waitangi day and celebrate it more. Waitangi day should be a holiday where we show off our national pride…

Easter Egg Mufti Day

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Mathletics awards week 9

Our first gold certificate for 2017 was awarded to Ruairi. Ka pai.
Other certificates were obtained as follows:
Silver - Finn H, and Aleesha
Bronze - Kayley, Charlie, Poppy, Penelope, Maddison, Sally, Lara, Vismaya, Daniel, Ben, Connor, Rata, Petra, Finn J, Olivia, Gabriella and Yuji.

The overall participation rate increased to 57.5%. A much better effort than the last two weeks. Keep it up over the holidays.
Mathletics Week 8

Mathletics certificates were awarded to:
Silver - Jenine, Rata and Gabriella.
Bronze - Chloe, Penelope, Rebecca, Sally, Liam, Ben, Petra, Olivia, Phoebe, Genevieve, Rose, Rauri and Yuji.
Participation rate of a disappointing 41%