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Do you have, or know of any 4 year olds turning 5 this year, who are in the Ellerslie School zone and are planning to be enrolled at Ellerslie in 2018 or during 2019? The number of students we can confirm as coming to Ellerslie has a direct effect on staffing, so the more we know the better it is for all.  We would also appreciate knowing of any other families moving to the area with students at other year levels who will be joining us in 2018 and 2019. You can visit the office and collect...

August 27, 2018

PTA Trivia Night

Join us on Friday 17th August 7:30 pm sharp at the One Tree Hill College Auditorium where we’ll be rolling out the red carpet for a night of frivolities! The theme is “A Night At the Grammys”. Come dressed as your favourite musical celebrity, band or group (note: dress up is not essential but adds to the fun!). $15.00 entry per person includes a glass of your preferred drink and a piece of cake or a cheese plate. Wine, beer, juice & fizzy will be available for purchase (eftpos is not avail...

August 15, 2018

Move 'N' Groove-A-Thon 2018

This year we're holding a 'Move and Groove-a-thon'.  It's a great way to encourage our children to be active and ties in with the Health and Wellbeing focus for the term while also raising funds for our school.   The event will take place on Wednesday 1st August (Years 7 and 8) and Thursday 2nd August (Years 0-6).  There will be 12 different activity stations set up, and each student will attempt each station, with each station being completed over a 3-5 minute period.  ...

July 3, 2018

Cultural Day

This term our teaching and learning programme is continuing to focus on the theme of Happiness. As part of this, on Thursday 28th June we will be having a whole school Cultural Day. For this celebration, we are asking children to come to school dressed in clothing that represents a culture they identify with, or simply a culture that interests them. We are inviting parents/whanau to come to school and watch our cultural parade and performances from each team....

June 27, 2018

Auckland City Mission Can Drive

The School will once again be supporting Auckland City Mission’s “One Can-Two Can Appeal”.  We are asking students to bring in cans from Monday 11th-15th June. We are hoping to send the Mission over 1500 cans this year.  In addition, there is currently a box in the office where students and families can donate food to the City Mission now if they wish to.  ...

May 9, 2018

Out of zone enrolment

Ellerslie School is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school office. The Board is now inviting applications from parents who wish to enrol their out of zone children at Ellerslie School to start from 30 April (day 1 of Term 2 2018). The board has determined that it is likely that up to 3 places in Year 0 (only) may be available for out of zone students.  The exact number of places will depend on the number of other applications received from students w...

March 20, 2018

Current Vacancies

We are seeking teachers to join our progressive, professional and genuinely supportive team in 2019. We offer high levels of professional learning and opportunities for career advancement and leadership. Applicants must demonstrate a passion for learning and teaching, and success with NZ Curriculum and assessment practices. The ability to form strong reciprocal learning relationships with students, work collaboratively with colleagues and be open to continually improving your own learning is ess...

February 22, 2018

Ellerslie School Prizegiving

A reminder that our end of year prizegiving will be held at the ASB Stadium in Kohimarama on Thursday 14 December at 10am.  The 2017 prizegiving will be attended by students in Years 2-8. The Team 1 students will have their own celebration at school on a different day. Students in Years 2-8 will be transported to and from the stadium by bus, leaving from school.  The prizegiving starts at 10:00am and parents, family and friends are all very welcome. Please return the permission slip fo...

December 14, 2017

PTA Sausage Sizzle

Sausages are available for lunch every Friday for $2.00. Orders can be placed online with the Kindo ordering system by 9am Friday, or in your child’s classroom on Friday morning.  Sausages are delivered to your child’s classroom at lunchtime. The sausage sizzle helps to pay for PTA events and donations to the school throughout the year. If you are interested in helping with the sausage sizzle and can spare around 1 hour (approx 11.15am-12.30pm) on a Friday, once or twice per term p...

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