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Issue 27 2018

30th Aug: Careers and Course Planning Evening Yrs 10-12, 7.30pm, Auditorium

31st Aug: Year 13 Otago University Course Planning day at school

3rd - 7th Sept: Secondary Schools National Sports Tournament Week

10th – 14 Sept: Otago Polyfest

11th Sept: Secondary Schools Music Festival

12th Sept: Year 10 Market Day

13th Sept: Years 9-13 in 2019 option sheets returned

18th Sept: Year 7 - 10 Parent - Teacher Interviews

20th Sept: Year 11 Maths Extension Class sit final MCAT assessment (students can only sit this today)

24th-25th Sept: Year 8 Mt Aspiring Interchange, Dunedin

25th Sept: Board of Trustees meeting 7.30pm in the staffroom

26th Sept: Kavanagh’s Got Talent Show, Cultural Awards

28th Sept: Swimming Sports, Year 11-13 Final Reports Issued, End of Term 3

Contents

Acting Principal - Steve Read

Principal's message

by Steve Read

Kia Ora

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2018 Class Act

by Katrina Kerr-Bell

Congratulations to Timothy O'Farrell and Elliot Blyth who are Kavanagh's Class Act students for 2018

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OTAGO POLYFEST 2018

by Tim Lucas

Bula vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Mālō e lelei, Kia orana, Taloha ni, Malo lava, Mauri, Ia orana, Kia ora koutou katoa!

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Anna Roberts, Blake Chambers and Josh Meikle

Debating

by Anna Roberts

Congratulations to Kavanagh 1 Senior Debating for making it into semifinals/finals night in the Dunedin schools debating competition this year

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CHOOSING SUBJECTS FOR 2019

by Steve Read

Kavanagh College Course booklet. The booklet for courses offered in 2019 is now available in both hard copy and online. Students have been issued with a copy and will enter options online.

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Faith Facts

by Laurel Lanner

Week 6

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“Wall of Fame” 2018

by Katrina Kerr-Bell

Does your son/daughter qualify for the Wall of Fame this year?

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Board of Trustees Student Elections

by Maria Menzies

Nominations are invited for the election of one student representative to the Board of Trustees

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by Bernadette Hall

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NCEA Credits

by Katrina Kerr-Bell

It has been a busy few weeks for our Senior students as they have had their mock external exams

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OC18 contemplating Plato's "Ring of Gyges"

"Ring of Gyges"

by Georgie Watts

OC18 contemplated a world in which rings of invisibility exist, as in the tale of morality as told in Plato's "Republic".

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Study and Exam Tips Webinar - Learn from home!

by Karen Boyes

In this webinar, international award-winning speaker and educator, Karen Boyes, will lead you through 7 study tips & 10 exam tips for you to get yourself ready for your exams.

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Fantastic opportunity for singers!

by Georgie Watts

Arlie McCormick, vocal lecturer at Otago University will be coming in to school to deliver vocal workshop on 12th September.

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Blossom Blast Music Bonanza

Blossom Blast Music Bonanza!

by Georgie Watts

The time is coming for this years' spring musical festivities! Thursday 20th September sees the Blossom Blast return to the Kavanagh College Library!

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Homestays Wanted 

by Lina Lastra

Kavanagh College is looking for caring families to host our international students. This is a fantastic opportunity not only for our students who will experience the “Kiwi” lifestyle but also for you, who will learn about other cultures whilst building lifelong relationships.

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Congratulations to Erika Fairweather

by Emma Young

Erika had a wonderful week in Fiji representing New Zealand at the Junior Pan Pacific Games

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Years 7/8 Hockey

by Scott White

2018 has proven to be a very good season. I am proud to have co-coached the Kavanagh Year 7/8 hockey team with Nick Parata this year

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Hockey Congratulations

by Nikki Hall

Congratulations to Jamie Hall who was awarded Most Valuable Goalie for the Intermediate School Hockey at the prizegiving last Friday

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Quiz Night in support of Erika Fairweather

by Emma Young

Kensingston Tavern on Sunday 23rd of September from 6-10pm - R18 and over

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Senior Sports Awards 2018

by Michael MacKenzie

The Senior Sports awards are being held on Wednesday 24th October for all Year 11-13 students, the second week back in Term 4.

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Term 4 Summer Sports Registrations are now open for all year levels.

by Anita Van den Beld

Please find the Google form attached. Year 7 and 8 and Year 9-13 forms available.

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