Weber School Newsletter
8th December 2022 - Week 8 -Term Four
Tena Koutou Katoa Weber whanau,
This is the last newsletter of the term and the year. School is buzzing at the moment with christmas song practices for prizegiving , our year eight leavers practising their farewell speeches as well all our leavers finishing off their Leavers tiles. A huge thank you to Heidi Lewis and Rachel Thompson for giving their time over the past few weeks to do this very special leaving treasure - unique to Weber !
I would like to take this opportunity to farewell those families who are leaving Weber School this year. A huge thank you for all that you have done for our students and the school community. You are all going to be missed and we wish all the best.
Prize giving next Wednesday in the Weber hall will be the final event of the school year, we look forward to seeing you there. Please can the students be dropped off to their classes for 5.15pm in their best uniform, we ask parents to be seated in the hall for a 5.30pm start.
Our last day is Thursday 15th December - 1pm finish. Buses will run as normal at this time.
On behald of the Weber staff we wish you all a happy Christmas and a relaxing summer break and look forward to seeing everyone back next year. Our first school day of 2023 is Wednesday 1st February.
13 December - Reports home
14 December -Prize giving Weber Hall 5.30pm start - children need to be at school for 5.15pm
15 December - Last day of the Term 1pm close
TERM 1 2023
30 and 31 January - TOD
1 February - First day of term 1 2023!!
15 February - BOT meeting 5pm library
15 March - BOT meeting 5pm library
🏆 Prizegiving 🏆 and 📚 Last day of school 📚
Prizegiving will start at 5:30pm on Wednesday the 14th of December in the Weber hall.
Please drop your child off by 5:15pm to their class room and have your child dressed in their best school uniform.
Then make your way over to the hall.
The last day of school is Thursday the 15th of December and school will be closing at 1pm.
Buses will run as normal.
✏️ Stationery List 2023 ✏️
The stationery list for each room will be available for purchase through office max please follow the link provided, type in Weber School and the lists will be provided for every year group..
A huge thank you to Hayden Southerly and the HES team for filling the pot holes behind the hall. What a joy to drive over them and not have a bumpy ride. We appreciate you!
🎸🎹 Music lessons 🎹🎸
Helen Carver has 4 spaces available next year for keyboard, piano, guitar and ukulele as well as theory of music, please contact Helen on 02108836370 or email@example.com to book your space now.
🎟️ Christmas Raffle 🎟️
Congratulations to Diane Fergus, the lucky recipient of our Christmas raffle.
Thank you to everyone who supported the raffle and the local businesses and families that donated.
We raised an amazing $945 for the Green team to develop the green space by the playhouse.
Ki O Rahi Tournament
Our Year 5, 6 7 and 8s participated in a Ki O Rahi tournament held at Ruahine School last week.
Well done to all our tamariki for representing Weber school in such a positive way.
Chickenpox is currently doing the rounds in the district.
As per School docs, here is the information regarding how to spot early symptoms of chicken pox and what to do as a result.
If your child does present with symptoms at school, we will call you immediately.
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Regent Theater Dannevirke
We have some great Christmas/end-of-term movies available.
We would like to make an end-of-term treat "easy" by offering these selected movies for $5 per person.
DECEMBER MOVIES AVAILABLE ~
The Grinch (2018 Benedict Cumberbatch version)
Elf (2003 Will Ferrell classic!)
The Star (2017 Animated story of Christmas)
Sing 2 (2021)
We have a wide range of food options from our Candy Bar, with bags of butter popcorn for only $2.
This is a cash only market