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Set up of classes for 2020

November 26, 2019

As our roll continues to stabilise/grow, we continue to innovate when catering to all of our students, keeping individual…

Rooms 16-19 Re-design

November 26, 2019

Our junior students have been working tirelessly with Furnware to re-design the Room 16-19 learning spaces for our Year…


November 26, 2019

A special thank you from the school to Emma Longmore and Taylor Pennell. Both teachers have been working throughout the…

Community Hangi

November 26, 2019

Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make our annual Community Hangi a success, we had a great evening. The ‘prep…

TCAS in the News

November 26, 2019

The Catlins Area School students have made headlines in the Clutha Leader for numerous reasons over the past couple of weeks,…

Senior Citizens Lunch

November 21, 2019

Yesterday, Room 3 hosted the Owaka Senior Citizens Lunch as their Student Volunteer Army Project for 2019.

Sports News - 15th November 2019

November 15, 2019

Beach Day, Quadrathon, Sports Extravaganza, Top Team & PCT Challenge...

Library News - 14th November 2019

November 14, 2019

As usual, there's been plenty happening in the Library this week. From learning about bats to being creative with blocks...

Toys at School - from The Board of Trustees

November 14, 2019

During the course of this term, many hours of teachers' time have been lost to resolving problems relating to toys from…

World Diabetes Day

November 14, 2019

This week's Mufti-day, held to raise money for Diabetes New Zealand, was a grand success. Students and staff were encouraged…

Science Roadshow

November 13, 2019

The Year 7-9 students visited the Science Roadshow on Wednesday, 13th November at South Otago High School. The Roadshow…

Schedule for New Zealand Education

November 13, 2019

On the same day as Prizegiving, I travelled to Invercargill in order to attend an information workshop with the Ministry…

Sticks 'n' Stones

November 13, 2019

In a collaboration with Tokomairiro High School, South Otago High School and Queen’s High School, our Year 9-11 students…

9 Alternatives to Yelling

November 12, 2019

We are including regular articles about Wellbeing that will cover a variety of topics. This week's topic is '9 Alternatives…

PCT Challenge

November 12, 2019

On Friday, November 8th a group of prospective police officers travelled to Balclutha to participate in the annual PCT (Police…

Sports Extravaganza

November 12, 2019

Sports Extravaganza

Completion of Hall Renovations

November 11, 2019

It has taken quite a while, but now it is ready!

Science in Room 1 & 2

November 11, 2019

This term, our science topic is Weather. Room 1 and 2 completed an activity called 'Disappearing Pictures'; they had to…

Prizegiving 2019

November 9, 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended our Prizegiving at the Owaka Community Hall on Wednesday night. It is always a pleasure…

100% Attendance Mayoral Morning Tea

November 5, 2019

Many of the school community may know that I sit on the regional school attendance group, Rock On. I have a special interest…