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Talanoa Ako digital app

June 6, 2020

The digital app for Pacific families includes key information about education in 10 Pacific languages and English.

The Catlins Bat Project Video

May 28, 2020

Lauren Grant has spent time creating a media product in the 'community education' genre for her NCEA Level 2 Media Studies…

Health Consultation 2020

May 28, 2020

Please read through the draft health plan for 2020 - 2022, and then complete the survey attached. Your opinions are valuable so that we can meet the needs of our students and community.

TCAS in the News 28/5/2020

May 28, 2020

With the transition from Alert Level 3 to 2, The Catlins Area School made today's edition of the Clutha Leader with Mika…

School Donations Survey 2020

May 28, 2020

A 2019 Government Budget initiative allowed Decile 1-7 state and state-integrated Boards of Trustees to choose to receive a $150 per student, per year payment instead of seeking donations from parents.

Knucklebones, Magic Tricks & Scavenger Hunts

May 27, 2020

To help build relationships and settle back into school routines post ‘lockdown’, Mr Bloxham and Mrs Bopp have been planning…

Room 2 Autumn Leaf Art

May 27, 2020

Room 2 felt inspired when Mrs Patterson showed them the leaf art she had found online and we thought they would give it…

Lockdown Legends

May 27, 2020

On Friday last week, our Year 8-13 Lockdown Legends were invited to a physically distanced, outdoor assembly to be presented…

Attendance Data Collection

May 26, 2020

The Ministry of Education have asked schools to inform their communities that, from the 29th of May attendance data will…

BakeHouse Lunches

May 20, 2020

Hooray! The return of hot lunch Friday courtesy of The BakeHouse!

Sports News - 15th May 2020

May 15, 2020

Welcome/Farewell, Back to School & Netball

Claes Oldenburg and the Year 8/9s

May 13, 2020

The Year 8/9 art class have been learning about Swedish born, American sculpture artist Claes Oldenburg. They were given…

Room 3's Lockdown Activities

May 13, 2020

With thanks to Ms McLaughlin, you can now see (and hear) what the Room 3 students have been doing during Lockdown...

Construction Work at School

May 13, 2020

We're pleased to let you know that our re-roofing construction project has started in Alert Level 3. Most buildings in the…

Term 2 2020 Policy Review

May 13, 2020

The Board are reviewing the following Policies in Term 2, 2020

Home Learning TV

May 12, 2020

The Ministry of Education is partnering with TVNZ to deliver entertaining educational programming for our tamariki, including…

Road Safety Signage in Owaka

May 8, 2020

Just as you pass the entrance to the Rugby Club, on the way out of Owaka, you’ll notice a new road safety sign.

Level 2 Information

May 7, 2020

Please complete our online survey before the government’s announcement on Monday 11th May.

Supporting Local

May 7, 2020

Supporting local business is now one of the most important things we can do as a community and as a nation. COVID-19 has…

Taking Teaching Online

May 7, 2020

On Wednesday 6th May, a number of our teachers joined 900 other educators across New Zealand to participate in a Webinar…