We celebrated St Joseph's Feast Day by joining with St Josephs Schools from Orakei and Onehunga. The day began with a mass followed by tabloid sports. It was [...]
Last week we had a great opportunity to visit 'The Flagship - Ocean Conservation Centre' at Wynyard Quarter. Students developed an understanding of how to make our marine environment litter/ plastic free and save marine [...]
We are a Year 5 to 8 class who enjoy learning and being responsible senior students. As senior students we are involved in developing leadership skills involving Cool School Mediators, sports leadership, public speaking and [...]
Talofa lava everyone, we welcome our new student Maree Vaka to St Josephs family. Introducing our House Leaders for 2019. These Leaders were nominated by their peers and they presented their acceptance speech at assembly. [...]
.Our swimming lessons have begun and it is great fun to walk down to Grey Lynn school. We are learning about water safety and sculling water using relevant skills.
Thank you all for being part of Room 5's journey of building faith and learning this year. We wish you 'A Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2019'. Happy Holidays!!!
2018 ended with a Thanksgiving Mass last Friday. The school candle was passed on from the oldest pupil of our school to the youngest pupil. It was a wonderful opportunity for us to reflect on [...]
As a culmination of our inquiry on Heroes, students participated in the Auckland City Mission's 'Become someone's Angel' project. They donated Christmas gifts for children across Auckland. It was a moment of great pride as [...]
Our inquiry topic on HEROES was an astounding success. Students investigated ways they could be heroes for others. They designed and created a hero cape and a bag using their unique qualities and talents. We [...]
Room 5 are learning about making healthy choices with food as part of the ' Food for Thought ' program facilitated by Adele Orangi from the Heart Foundation. Students have developed an understanding of how [...]