We would like to invite all past and present students, staff, board members, PA families and community members to join us for our centenary celebrations which will be held on 9–11 April 2021.
For further information, please contact the school office and connect with others on the Centenary Facebook page where further details will be posted.
Avondale College invites all former students, staff and BOT members to join the 75th Jubilee celebrations from 8–10 May 2020.
Programme details will be posted on our website (www.avcol.school.nz) as they are confirmed, but in the meantime, please spread the word to all former students and staff.
We would love to see you there.
Toitoi: A Journal for Young Writers and Artists has just published its 17th issue. With over 100 pages of incredible writing and art by young New Zealanders aged 5–13, Toitoi is a fantastic resource for the classroom.
The next submission deadline is on 29 November. Email your writing and art to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every issue of the journal comes with teacher support materials.
For submission guidelines go to toitoi.nz.
Innovative Young Minds (IYM) is 2, week-long STEM programmes for female students in Y11–12. There are 40 places available in each week.
Held in Wellington in the first and second week of the July school holidays, students from all around New Zealand can apply to attend.
The programme introduces young women to the wide variety of STEM opportunities through visits to businesses, tertiary institutes and Crown Research Institutes. They hear from women in the STEM sector, learn to network, visit Parliament and complete an innovation challenge.
For more information and to apply, visit www.iym.org.nz.