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Weekly Wrap Up (T3, W4)

Important Dates

  • 19 – 25 August : School Exams for Seniors
  • 22 August : Board of Trustees Meeting
  • 26 August : Mid-Term Break (SCHOOL CLOSED)
  • 29 August : Future Focus for Senior Students and families
  • 6 September : PPTA/NZEI Paid Union Meeting. School closes at 12.20pm
  • 14 September : Learning Conversations 2
  • 22 September : Music Evening
  • 23 September : Last day of Term 3
  • 23 September : Year 11 – 13 School Reports on Portal
  • 10 October : First day Term 4

PPTA/NZEI Paid Union Meeting 

We will be closing at 12.20pm on Tuesday 6 September 2016 for union members from PPTA and NZEI to meet for the purposes of being briefed on the Governments proposed Global Budget funding for schools.  There will be supervision available, in the school library, for those students who require it.

Parent Portal Reminder

Please remember to regularly check the parent portal.  Your login information has been emailed out to you at regular intervals.  If you have misplaced this email, please contact the school at with your student’s name.

The portal will give you access information about your student’s progress at WHS particularly:

  •  Attendance – this appears as soon as a student’s attendance is marked in class
  • NCEA summary – really useful for you and your student to keep track of NCEA progress
    Results (by subject) – containing all standards achieved throughout the year – this will also include missed and not achieved assessment information
    Reports – all reports are posted on the portal
    Pastoral – items only with a brief description