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School Activities Timetable

February 28, 2023

There's always plenty going on at Twizel Area School whether it's before, during or after school. 🏐 πŸ₯£ πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ Take a look at the Activities Timetable here.

Middle School Journalism

February 28, 2023

This year the Middle School Journalism option class will be honing their writing skills to provide content for our school newsletter. You can read Bailey Bacchus' awesome report about Cyclone Gabrielle here. πŸ“πŸ§‘β€πŸ’»πŸŒ€

Swimming Sports Results 2023

February 28, 2023

Here are the full results from the Twizel Area School Swimming Sports on February 9th. πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ πŸ†

Athletics Day Results 2023

February 27, 2023

Here are the full results from the Twizel Area School Athletics Day on February 21st. πŸƒβ€β™€οΈπŸ†

First Junior Assembly of 2023

February 23, 2023

Ka pai to everyone who showed off their amazing work at last week's Junior Assembly and for the awesome mahi you show, displaying your WAKA values.🀩

Room 8 Swimming Skills

February 23, 2023

Δ€konga in Room 8 have been enjoying the summer sun over the last week to work on their swimming skills! πŸŠβ€β™€οΈπŸ©³πŸ©±

Author Shares Her Secrets

February 23, 2023

Children's author Alyse Boaz visited TAS this week, talking to ākonga in Rooms 9, 13, and 5 about what it takes to become a published author.πŸ“š

From the Head Students | 23rd February 2023

February 23, 2023

Head and Deputy Students, Billy and Fred, roundup this week's Athletics Day and look forward to the start to the Middle School camps. πŸƒπŸΌβ€β™‚οΈπŸ•οΈ

Rowers Prove Their Weight in Gold

February 22, 2023

The New Zealand Rowing Championships were held last week on Lake Ruataniwha. The Twizel crews, once again, proved they can compete with the very best! πŸš£β€β™€οΈ πŸ₯‡πŸ₯ˆπŸ₯‰

Sun Shines for Athletics Day

February 22, 2023

In stark contrast to the last day or so, the sun shone for Athletics Day with the temperature breaching 30 degrees. 😎 We saw some great performances and even better sportsmanship among peers!

NZEI Paid Union Meeting

February 22, 2023

Staff in the Junior school have a Paid Union Meeting from 12.30 pm until the end of the school day on Wednesday, 1st March.

Monochromatic Self Portraits with Room 7

February 22, 2023

This week Room 7 looked into Monochromatic self portrait art. 🎨 We learned that mono means one which is why we had to use one colour but in different shades and textures.

Rippa Rugby Skills and Drill

February 16, 2023

On Wednesday we were fortunate enough to have three members from North Otago Rugby come to Twizel to teach the Junior School some Rippa Rugby skills and drill. πŸ‰

Plans for 2023 Middle School Camps

February 16, 2023

Plans are currently being drawn up for the Middle School camps. πŸ•οΈ Letters will be going home to all Middle School students very soon, but you can see the planned dates here.

Awhi ki te hapori | Helping the Community

February 16, 2023

Do you need the Boot Camp team to help with any jobs at your place? From wood stacking, furniture shifting or just tidying a property, and everything in between, the Boot Camp team has you covered!

TAS Swimming Sports | Back for 2023

February 16, 2023

Twizel Area School swimming sports was held last Thursday, for the first time since 2021. Children who were able to swim a length from Year 5 and above participated. πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ The Sun was shining and it was a great day for everyone involved.

Room 8 Inspired by Artist!

February 16, 2023

Over the first few weeks of the year Room 8 ākonga have been super busy, and have even taken inspiration from Wongi Wilson, who is creating the latest Twizel mural at the Community Swimming Pool!

How Do I Log In?

February 16, 2023

Signing into the Parent Portal or SchoolBridge app has never been easier! πŸ–₯️ πŸ“± Every parent and caregiver received an email this week with details, however, if you're still struggling take a look at these very helpful video tutorials...

From the Head Students | 16th February 2023

February 16, 2023

Head and Deputy Students, Monique and Emily, have news about touch rugby, as well as a reminder about Breakfast Club.

Busy Start to 2023 for New Entrants Class

February 16, 2023

It has been a busy start to the year for Room 7 tamariki, learning the ins and outs of Twizel Area school. 🏫