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Term 2 2020

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You Can Do It!

by Lucy Naylor

At Stanley Bay we encourage a 'can do' attitude, sometimes where our routines are out of kilter we can lose the drive to give it a go. As part of our focus on student wellbeing, we are aiming to provide an environment where students once again feel comfortable to take learning risks.

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Last few days to donate! Please can you help?

by Rachael Hamilton

The Give a Kid a Blanket charity collects donations of warm bedding and delivers them to families in need.

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Last few days to donate! Please can you help?

by Rachael Hamilton

The Give a Kid a Blanket charity collects donations of warm bedding and delivers them to families in need.

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End of Term Learner Conferences

by Rachael Hamilton

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Belmont Intermediate School is hosting its annual Enrolment Information Evening on Tuesday 28 July at 7pm in the school hall.

by Rachael Hamilton

All interested students and parents wishing to enrol are welcome to attend to find out more about what Belmont Intermediate School has to offer.

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Truck Needed!

by Lucy Naylor

A number of our students really enjoy getting involved in trampolining, but sadly our school trampoline is a little tired.

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Chess Power

by Cath M

Stanley Bay School is hosting the Peninsula Junior Schools Chess Tournament again this year on Thursday, July 30th.

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Watch Out Term Three: Stanley Bay School Knowledge-athon is here!

by Friends of Stanley Bay

Our fundraising plan had to change dramatically this year, and to replace the Stanley Bay Stampede the Friends of Stanley Bay School are launching a Knowledge-athon: a mind-fizzing, fundraising quiz!

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Ezlunch Menu changes for term 3

by Janie Stone

Please be advised there will be a few changes with Go-Deli's menu for Term 3: Vietnamese Fresh Spring Roll Seaweed Inari to the sushi menu Two different After School Combos available Changing Beef Nachos packaging to biodegradable and it will no longer have sour cream on the side Changing 5 piece sushi packaging to biodegradable.

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At Stanley Bay, we have three school values - Respect, Resilience, and Integrity.

by Rachael Hamilton

These values provide a school-wide base expectation for behaviour and help us to create optimum conditions for learning.

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Book now for the July Kelly Club Holiday Program and be in to win a FREE Week of Kelly Club

by Rachael Hamilton

Our Active Holiday Programmes are action-packed and full of fun! The kids love the huge variety of activities that are designed to keep them active and engaged.

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Holy Trinity Devonport Annual Book Sale - Saturday 4 July 9am-5pm * Free Entry *

by Janie Stone

Thousands of books of all genres which have been sorted for your convenience. Come and grab yourself a bargain. Enquiries to the office: 445-0328. All funds raised go to the upgrade of our hall to make it code compliant and open for use for both the church and community.

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Wellbeing Toolkit

by Lucy Naylor

When school is open at Level 2, we know that many students will be excited to see their friends and getting back to their classroom, while some may be anxious or detached from their learning.

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The Skycity Breakers Visit SBS School!

by Rachael Hamilton

How lucky were the senior basketballers of SBS to have a training session with the Breakers?

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A restart of School Activities

by Lucy Naylor

As we move into Level 1 many school activities can restart!

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School Donation 2020

by Janie Stone

Thank you to all the families who have paid their school donation for 2020. We would also greatly appreciate your payment of the school donation.

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HELP WANTED!

by Lucy Naylor

We have a fantastic community school and sometimes we need a bit of help!

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Friends of Stanley Bay School Update & Class Whatsapp Groups

by Friends of Stanley Bay

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Celebrating Amazing Achievements

by Rachael Hamilton

In each terms bulletin we add this section to recognise and congratulate students for their "achievements" outside of school. If your child would like to be featured in this segment please email office@stanleybay.school.nz

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How To Wash Your Hands- a message from our Juniors!

by Rachael Hamilton

Our junior classes have been learning for some time now about the importance of handwashing, and how it prevents themselves as well as others from becoming sick.

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Just in time for winter, our new Stanley Bay sports hoodies have arrived!

by Rachael Hamilton

Keep warm during winter sports, represent SBS proudly and look cool all at the same time!!

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End of Term 2 - Learner Conferences

by John Waller

As we returned to school at Level 2, it has been a conscious action to maximise your childs time with the teacher.

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Building Resilience

by Lucy Naylor

Since returning to school, we have been focusing on the school value of resilience and what it 'looks like' in all aspects of school life. In child speak it is the ability to bounce back like a rubber ball... again and again, and not give up.

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Celebrating Amazing Creative Writing

by Rachael Hamilton

Staying creative is tough even at the best of times, but especially tough after a few weeks in lockdown. So to ignite inspiration Rm 9 & 10, on a beautiful sunny winters day, went for a walk to Stanley Bay Beach.

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Calling all pool keys!

by Janie Stone

As the school pool season is now over, we would appreciate the return of the school pool keys. If you haven't already done so, please bring your pool key into the office, clearly labelled with your child's name (to identify in Kindo) so that we may process the refund. All refunds will be made via Kindo (unless payment was made via direct debit). Many thanks.

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Photolife- School Portraits

by Rachael Hamilton

The PhotoLife shootkeys have arrived at school and have of been distributed to students via their class teachers. The shoot keys enable Parents/ Caregivers to place orders online for student, sibling and class photos.

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Please find attached the latest service information for Alert Level 2 from Auckland Regional Dental Service

by Rachael Hamilton

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School Lunches

by Rachael Hamilton

A reminder that lunches can be ordered for your child and delivered to school

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Loving our new 'normal'!

by Lucy Naylor

The week has been one of joyful excitement as we adjust to school at Level 2.

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Level 2 - Frequently Asked Questions

by Lucy Naylor

In this article, you will find questions from parents, and answers that we hope you will find useful as we move through Level 2.

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Building Project Update

by Lucy Naylor

At Level 3 building works restarted with a revised program of works. It is exciting to see the plans coming to life and the project getting underway again.

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Where in the world is... The Devonport Village Cookbook?

by Friends of Stanley Bay

We received this lovely message from Anna who had our local SBS cookbook sent to her all the way over in Italy. As you can see it arrived at the PERFECT time!

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Chess Power

by Rachael Hamilton

Changes to the Devonport Schools Chess Day

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Kelly Club is back!

by Rachael Hamilton

Kelly Club offer quality before- and after-school care in safe and supportive surroundings, with programmes that are tailored to your kids' ages and skill levels.

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Level 2...SBS Open For Business!

by Lucy Naylor

We are very excited to welcome the children back to school next week and we can't wait to fill the school with smiles, laughter and noise.

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From Our Bubbles to Yours!

by Lucy Naylor

In these strange times, wellbeing and social connections are vitally important.

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Term 2 Programme of Inquiry and Passion Projects

by John Waller

This is certainly not the circumstances I thought I would be writing the Term 2 overview under at the beginning of the year but the Stanley Bay teachers and students are making the most of the situation and keeping our learning journey moving forward.

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What do we value?... Integrity!

by Lucy Naylor

At Stanley Bay our values are RESPECT, RESILIENCE, and INTEGRITY.

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How are the Stanley Bay teachers keeping busy during Lock down?

by Rachael Hamilton

It's been a few weeks since lock down and along with providing our Stanley Bay students with excellent online learning, our teachers have been practicing safe distancing, staying in their bubbles and enjoying the time they have at home with their families.

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Welcome to Term 2

by Lucy Naylor

Welcome to the new school term, one that looks very different from what we are used to.

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Cyber Safety During Lockdown

by Lucy Naylor

You may have seen in the media reports about the need to be extra vigilant when your children are online during the lockdown. In this article, you will find useful information provided by Netsafe to help keep your family safe.

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CALLING ALL SBS BALLERS –

by Rachael Hamilton

Thunder Basketball would like to extend an invitation to Stanley Bay School basketball players to join their Thunder Basketball online community.

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SCOUTS NZ makes its "Scouting From Home" programme available to everyone.

by Rachael Hamilton

As a result of the Covid-19 lockdown and the current absence of face-to-face Scouting, SCOUTS NZ has launched a new Scouting From Home programme for all our Scouting youth to enjoy.

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