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Issue 34 2020

6 November - Year 13 Leavers' Ball

9-13 November - Y7-10 Assessment week

11 November - Senior Prizegiving 7.00pm in the Christian Brothers Gym

12 November - 9.50am. Leavers’ Mass (Year 13 parents welcome)

16-20 November - Junior Sports Tournament Week – Years 9 & 10

16 November-9 December - NZQA exam period

17 November - Teacher only day

24-27 November - Year 8 Camp

24 November - Year 9 Sports Day (proposed date)

26 November - Year 12 Peer Support Training

27 November - Year 9 New Entrants morning. Year 7 New Entrants Day

30 November-4 December - Year 10 Camp week

2 December - Years 7 & 8 Sports Awards, Auditorium

3 December - Year 8 HPV Vaccinations

7 December - Years 7-10 Reports Issued

7 December-9 December - Duke of Edinburgh Silver Tramp Hollyford

9 December - Junior Prizegiving at 11.00am in the school hall. School will finish for the year at the end of prizegiving, approx. 12.30pm


Principal's Message

by Kate Nicholson


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by Staff

Christian Brothers Gymnasium 7.00pm Wednesday 11 November

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NZQA Exams, Information and Organisation

by Jill Armstrong

NZQA exams start on Monday 16 November and run until Wednesday 9 December. Copies of the exam timetable were distributed to students earlier in the year. A copy is attached and it is available on the NZQA website.

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Leavers’ Mass

by Staff

Parents of Year 13 students are warmly invited to come to the Leavers Mass at 10.00am on Thursday 12 November

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Years 9-10 Assessment Week

by Tricia James

During Week 5, 9 - 13 November Years 9-10 students will be sitting assessments in some of their subjects

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KGT2020 Sam

Kavanagh's Got Talent 2020

by Georgie Watts

Wednesday saw two incredible shows packed chock full of some of Kavanagh's amazingly talented students.

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Years 9-13 Sports Awards

by Michael MacKenzie

On Wednesday 28th October we held our annual Sports awards for Years 9-13

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Cultural Awards

by Katrina Kerr-Bell

Congratulations to the following students who were the major prize winners at the Cultural Awards Prizegiving held last night.

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Congratulations to those who gained awards in the ICAS examinations!

by Daniel Kelly

ICAS tests involve a lot of thinking and requiring students to make fine distinctions, interpret information and solve problems. A large proportion of our participating students did very well. A summary of the awards is shown below:

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Seussical the Musical Auditions 2021

by Erica Ward

It is with great pleasure to announce that we have been able to confirm our Musical for 2021 is Seussical.

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2020 Student Leaver User Accounts

by Nathan Sortehaug

While students attend Kavanagh College, they are set up with user accounts for email access and access to storage areas to save their work. Unfortunately, it is not possible to retain email and storage accounts for student leavers.

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Payments for Year 10 and Year 8 Camps

by Bursar's Office

Please ensure that your child's camp fees are paid before the start of Camp

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by Anna Louw-Young

Yr 8 and Yr 10 Camps are fast approaching and there are still a large number of unpaid camp fees.

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Grzegorz Twardowski's Marine Studies programme

by Sarah Henderson

Greg enjoyed learning more about Common Shore Crabs during a wonderful Science experience provided by the New Zealand Marine Studies Centre in Dunedin.

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by PFA

This fundraiser is only for those over the age of 18 years as it is a wine fundraiser which the Kavanagh PFA is running in conjunction with Booster Wine Group.

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Kavanagh College sign outside Rattray St

Student Roll Numbers 2021

by Staff

At this time of the year we are under some pressure to determine our roll numbers for 2021

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by Jean Allibone

Congratulations to Josh Forrester who has been named in the Junior Black Sox Team

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Figure Skating Success for Symone Keller

by Michael MacKenzie

Congratulations to Symone Keller who is part of the Dunedin Ice Skating club synchronized ice skating team, "Cutting Edge"

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by Jean Allibone

Congratulations to Kohen Muir-Thomson

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Kavanagh Basketball

Basketball Shooting Practice for Girls - All Welcome

by Michael MacKenzie

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