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Important Dates 2017/2018 - Update

posted 28 Nov 2017, 20:16 by OC Web   [ updated 28 Nov 2017, 20:17 ]

Please note that the Junior Prizegiving date has changed from that previously published.

Monday 4th:                        Year 10 Beach Education Day
                                          Orange Day Parade Day for School Patrollers 
Tuesday 5th:                       All Senior Students must have completed sign-out, returned books etc, by this date.
Thursday 7th 1:00pm:      Year 7-10 Prizegiving 
Friday 8th:                          Last Day of School. College closes at 12:00 midday 

Monday 29th January:          Course Counselling, Parents and Caregivers are invited to come along with students so that Year 7&8 students can meet with Homeroom Teachers, Year 9&10 can meet with Form Teachers, Senior Students can meet with staff for Course Counselling

Wednesday 31st January:     New students and whānau welcomed into College, please gather on tennis courts, powhiri will commence at 9.30am.  Full school return (but with different times for different year levels).  Full details will be published shortly.

Monday 5th February:           Teacher Only Day

Years 11-13:                        Teachers have now completed entry of grades and comments on student live reports
Years 7-10                            Entry of grades and comments will be completed on the Parent Portal by December 8th.  Please email Viv White, vwt@otakicollege.school.nz if you have any difficulties accessing reports.

These will be posted to Year 13 Leavers as soon as they are completed.


November Newsletter Out Now

posted 9 Nov 2017, 18:40 by OC Web   [ updated 9 Nov 2017, 18:41 ]

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2017 Senior Prizegiving Videos

posted 2 Nov 2017, 14:25 by OC Web   [ updated 2 Nov 2017, 14:30 ]

Our 2017 Senior Prizegiving was another outstanding event, celebrating student success. Thanks to our Digital Media team who have produced 16 videos of highlights. Click on the link to open our OCTV YouTube webpage: 2017 Senior Prizegiving videos

Community Notice: Peka Peka to Ōtaki Expressway Information Days

posted 18 Oct 2017, 20:11 by OC Web

Māoriland Film Hub, 68 Ōtaki Main Street
(opposite The Arcade)
Saturday 28 October, 10am–2pm
Te Horo Community Hall
Sunday 29 October, 10am–2pm

Community Notice: Volunteering at the Library

posted 18 Oct 2017, 19:59 by OC Web

Are you aged 14-18? Do you have a couple of hours or so to spare each week in January? We are offering teens the opportunity to gain some work experience while working as a volunteer and helping with our children’s Summer Reading Programme at Kāpiti District Libraries. Check it out at www.kapiticoast.govt.nz/volunteens or contact Carolyn Knight on 0800 486 486 

Important Dates for your Calendar

posted 26 Sep 2017, 21:16 by OC Web   [ updated 26 Sep 2017, 21:16 ]

 Friday 29th September   Last day of Term 3, early finish at 1.35pm.  Buses move forward to accommodate change.

 Thursday 26th October   Sports Prizegiving, 7.00pm in College Hall

 Thursday 2nd November   Senior Prizegiving, 7.00pm in College Hall

 Friday 3rd November   Sign Out day and last day for seniors sitting external examinations.  Individual letters will be sent out to whānau of students to whom we would like to give extra in-class support for their NCEA studies during the examination study period.

 Wednesday 15th November   Te Kāhui Mātua Meeting – Presentation to whānau of Year 10 students re Pūhoro Science Programme for selected Year 11 Māori students in 2018.  Further details will be emailed out closer to date.

 Date to be confirmed   Interest is being gauged for a formal Year 13 Leavers’ Dinner for parents/caregivers and students.  The suggestion is that this will be held at College on an evening between 1st and 7th December.  The cost of catering is likely to be around $25.00 per head.  If you have a child in Year 13 and would like to attend this event, please email Janice Brown on jbn@otakicollege.school.nz by 29th September.  This event will only go ahead if we have sufficient interest.

 Friday 8th December   Junior Prizegiving, 10.30am – 12.30pm in the College Hall.  College will finish at 12.30pm.  This is a change from the previously advertised date and time of prizegiving.

September Newsletter Out Now

posted 13 Sep 2017, 15:03 by OC Web   [ updated 13 Sep 2017, 15:03 ]

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OC Pool Solar Heating Retrofit Video (RE-POSTED WITH CORRECT LINK)

posted 17 Aug 2017, 14:25 by OC Web   [ updated 5 Sep 2017, 17:01 ]

The work on retrofitting our Pool with Solar Heating panels has been completed. See this video on YouTube

ŌC Win St Bernards Football Exchange

posted 8 Aug 2017, 21:21 by OC Web   [ updated 8 Aug 2017, 21:21 ]

This annual exchange has been running since 2005.  ŌC won the trophy on Wednesday for the first time in many years, beating St Bernards 4-3.  It is always a pleasure to host St Bernards at an occasion both teams look forward to.  Congratulations to all players.

August Newsletter Out Now

posted 8 Aug 2017, 17:38 by OC Web   [ updated 8 Aug 2017, 17:40 ]

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