Menzies College

What's On This Week

Final Week of Term 3 (September 22 - 26) 

Tuesday 23rd September

  • Parent- Teacher Interviews 

Wednesday 24th September

  • SMAC Maths Competition (at James Hargest College from 5pm)
  • Board of Trustees Meeting

Thursday 25th September

  • School Production (Door Sales only)

Friday 26th September

  • School Production (Theatre restuarant, pre-sales only)
  • Inter-House Sports Competition (Touch, Netball and Soccer)
    • 1:40pm start, 3pm in the school hall for results and end of term farewell.
  • Last day of term!

Coming Up Soon

  • STAR courses available in the holidays - click here for more info.
  • First day of Term 4 October 13
  • Youthmark Awards October 21
  • Option evening October 23
  • Labour Day October 27
  • Last day of school for seniors November 7 
  • NCEA Exams November 10-2 December
  • Senior reports posted November 28
  • Year 10 Mavora Camp December 2-5
  • Integrated Curriculum December 8-10

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Make your On-Line Parent-Teacher Interview appointments here.

Enter 7ELJS as the code and follow the instructions.

Having trouble? Here are more detailed instructions.

If you are unable to use this service, please contact the school and our staff will make appointments on your behalf.

 

Click here for info about STAR Courses available in the upcoming holidays

 

Click here for this year's NCEA Examination Schedule

 

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Welcome to Menzies College

Gerry Ward - Principal of Menzies College in Wyndham, SouthlandTena Koutou Katoa

Welcome to Menzies College – a co-educational state secondary school situated in Wyndham, Southland, and the friendly heart of New Zealand. Only thirty minutes’ drive from Invercargill, Wyndham is a typically small rural town.

We believe Menzies College can provide students with a multitude of positive experiences that will enable social and intellectual growth. Our safe school environment and small roll embraces students with diversified learning strengths and needs and has an appreciation for those with interest in academic, cultural and sporting activities.

Menzies College is committed to the development of lifelong learning skills that motivate and enable all students to become confident as 21st century learners, prepared for life after school with a strong sense of a work ethic and citizenship. We want all students to achieve their academic potential supported by a caring staff who believe in excellence for all and whom are prepared to work beyond expectation. Teaching and learning is supported by well-resourced modern learning environments with all students having access to current technologies across the school.

Being a small rural school we offer a major advantage to our young people. We sincerely believe we are, “Big enough to match the best, small enough to care”. Our students enjoy learning in smaller classes, knowing each other and the friendly atmosphere of the whanau group system that blends students from all year levels together in small student centered environments. It is in these settings that our motto of “Integrity” is best developed, as students are encouraged to be their best and given the confidence and guidance from senior students and staff to explore and embrace new learning.

We are proud of the strong links that have been built up through our history of positive interaction with parents/caregivers and the wider community we serve in Eastern Southland. We are a community based school and encourage the participation of everyone in all varieties of school life.

Please do not hesitate to contact the school to discuss your learning needs and feel free to visit at any time.

Gerry Ward

Principal

 

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Sports + Rec

Students participate in, and are given opportunities to excel at, a wide varietry of sporting codes.

 

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