Menzies College

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Term 4 Week 8 & 9 (Decembr 1 - 5 & 8 - 11)

School is now finished for 2014!

We know that everyone (students, parents, teachers and support staff) have had an incredibly busy year, and we wish everyone a safe and enjoyable summer break.

We look forward to seeing our new Year 7's, existing students and other new students in 2015.

 

See below for beginning of year information.

 

 Coming up:

END OF 2014

 

  • LLP reward day Dec 15

 

START OF 2015

 

January 

  • 26th-27th Senior Interviews
  • 28th Teacher Only Day 
  • 30th Teacher Only Day

 

February

  • 2nd All students attend
  • 6th Waitangi Day

Hot Links and Downloads

 For recent events and to keep up to date with all that Menzies has to offer, please visit the school Facebook page

 

For the latest information on Soccer Football at Menzies visit the Soccer Football  Facebook page

 

  Click here for the Vocational Pathways Profile Builder 

 

Click here for this year's NCEA Examination Schedule

 

Misplaced your Integrated Curriculum Booklet? Download it here

Just want the permission slip? Download it here

 

Download the 2015 Option Booklets here:

Year 11      Year 12 & 13

 

This season's Summer Socca draws:  

 Kid's League   MLT Cup Adults

 

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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