Join our mailing list to receive updates.

Subscribe to Catlins News

Enviroschools Hui at Waihola

November 12, 2020

Six students from years 4-8 Jaxon Young, Anna Jansson, Harry Walker, Austin Morrison, Amelia Morrison and Blake Affleck…

Head Students 2021

November 9, 2020

Announcing our Head Students for 2021...

Dunedin Orchestra Workshop

October 30, 2020

On Wednesday, Mr Samson accompanied our young musicians to the Dunedin Orchestra Workshop for students around the region.

SPCA Fundraiser

October 30, 2020

Mrs Bopp is organising a SPCA fundraiser for Thursday, 5th November. This will take the form of salad and filled rolls for lunch at $3 each. Filling options will be vegetarian, chicken and beef.

Room 19 Submission to the Board of Trustees

October 29, 2020

In our October meeting, we received a number of letters from Room 19 regarding the playground options for our middle school…

Pink Shirt Day 2020

October 29, 2020

Such a great Pink Shirt Day Aotearoa at The Catlins Area School! Our 2 week focus on tuakana-teina relationships joined…

Kahurangi Performance and Workshop

October 29, 2020

Our fantastic Kahurangi 'Peoples of the Pacific' Performance was enjoyed by all on Monday 19th October - with thanks to…

Tikanga Maori Day

October 29, 2020

On October 20th, a select group of our Kapa Haka Roopu undertook training in Tikanga Maori via Massey University. They have…

Gateway Assembly

October 29, 2020

Earlier in the year before Covid-19, our senior students had the experience of Gateway. They all had some fantastic opportunities…

Home and School Calendar Fundraiser

October 19, 2020

Complete the order form to purchase calendars and other products featuring your child's artwork...

Shannon at the QRC Experience

October 16, 2020

Read about Year 13 student Shannon Gordon's experience at QRC, the Tourism & Hospitality college in Queenstown during the…

Lauren's Outward Bound Adventure

October 15, 2020

Read about Year 12 student Lauren Grant's Outward Bound adventure during the school holidays...

New Zealand ShakeOut

October 15, 2020

The Catlins Area School staff and students participated in this week's New Zealand ShakeOut, our national earthquake drill…

Scarf Design Competition

October 14, 2020

Thank you to everyone who voted for our scarf designs. Students in Years 1-6 were able to place their votes manually at…

Kahurangi Māori Cultural Performance Group

October 14, 2020

On Monday of next week, we have the pleasure of hosting Kahurangi, a Māori Cultural Performance Group. All students will…

Term 4 2020 Policy Review

October 14, 2020

The Board of Trustees are reviewing the following Policies in Term 4, 2020...

Board of Trustees Student Representative

October 14, 2020

The Board of Trustees at The Catlins Area School is proud to announce their new Student Representative on the Board as Katelyn…

Summer Sun Protection

September 24, 2020

In Terms 4 and 1, it is necessary to wear a hat when playing outside at interval and lunchtime. See details of where to…

Alert Level 1 Information

September 21, 2020

On Tuesday, September 22nd, our region returns to COVID-19 Alert Level 1.

Tummy Bug

September 18, 2020

We have recently had students absent from school or leaving school complaining of upset tummies. If your child has been vomiting or has been unwell please wait for at least 24 hours after symptoms cease before your child returns to school.