Waimate High School Newsletter


Wednesday's assembly was jam-packed with certificates and awards!
    by Emma Setterfield


School Cross Country Results:

Junior Boys
1st - Cameron Lane
2nd - Santi Zimmermann
3rd - Harlan McHardy

Junior Girls
1st - Emily Heeren
2nd - Zaylee Davis
3rd - Briar Craig

Intermediate Boys
1st - Jayden Stevens
2nd - Oliver Pankhurst
3rd - Sam Hobart

Intermediate Girls
1st - Jayla Davis
2nd - Maddison Matthews
3rd - Bailey Williams-Clack

Senior Boys
1st - Jordy Sew Hoy
2nd - Tate Hargreaves
3rd - Zach Fisher

Senior Girls
1st - Georgia Soper
2nd - Kayla Briggs
3rd - Elie Craig

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District Cross Country Results:

Year 7 Girls
1st -
Emily Heeren
2nd - Briar Craig

Year 7 Boys
1st - 
Cameron Lane
2nd - Santi Zimmermann

Year 8 Girls
1st -
 Milla McKenzie
2nd - Zaylee Davis

Year 8 Boys 
3rd - 
Harlan McHardy

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South Canterbury Primary Schools Cross Country

Congratulations to Emily Heeren who came 3rd in her age group.

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Recently we had a boys and girls team compete in the Aoraki Squash Champs.

The girls team finished 1st in this competition. Congratulations to Brenna Bennett and Meeah Bailey. 

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Congratulations to the following who competed at the Aoraki Basketball Champs last week. The girls finished 5th after a tough pool and losing by only 5 to the team that went on to win. 

Emily Cooney
Maddison Matthews
Alisha Swann
Jayla Davis
Summer Pay
Kayla Proudfoot
Lily-Kay Henare
Maxine Dela Cruz
Brenna Bennett (referee)

PAL Leaders 2022 

This is a leadership opportunity for Year 7 & 8 students, where they complete training in Timaru to lead and facilitate activities and put together an action plan. Mrs Smith is working with these students and mentoring them to carry out their action plan for other Year 7 & 8 students.

Zaylee Davis
Penny Smith
Sophie Hargreaves
Leah Finn
Milla McKenzie
Aiden Morrison
Bella Westgarth
Briar Craig
Genna Hargreaves
Emily Heeren
Rachael Hodder
Cameron Lane
Santi Zimmermann
Charlotte Chittock
Hamish Tiffen

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Recently we had our first WHS Frisbee Golf Open. Congratulations to Jessame Gascon who took it out. Sophie Matthews came a close second, and Santi Zimmermann and Ben Chave tied for third.

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Our Peer Support Leaders received their certificates and badges today. These students work with Year 7 students throughout Term 1. 

Jessica Swann
Connor Bonney
Kayla Briggs
Pypr McMaster
Jack Gillespie
Logan Clarkson
Jade Constable
Lauriann Hodder
Lexis Mawdsley
Ruby Shortus 

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We had 5 prizes up for grabs today! Congratulations to the following students who were drawn out and received a $20 voucher from either New World, MacPac, The Warehouse or Hunting and Fishing.

Hamish Tiffen
Joe Coyle
Kourtney Constable
Tyler Ali
Jaxson McKenzie

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7H have been learning some songs in Music lately, and put on a show today. They sung 'Havana' by Camila Cabello and 'Don't Stop Believin' by Journey. Ka pai 7H!

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