Welcome

Nga mihi nunui ki a koutou te whanau o te Kura Takawaenga o Ngamotu.

Nau mai haere mai ki 2014

Greetings to the Devon Intermediate community.

Devon Intermediate is now accepting enrolments for 2015. If you would like a prospectus or an enrolment pack please contact the office. If you have any questions about Devon Intermediate or would like a tour of the school please don’t hesitate to ring the school office (06 7585266) to make an appointment with a member of the Senior Leadership Team.

Below is the link to the Devon Brochure that gives some information about our school.

Devon Brochure

Week 1 (21 – 25 July)

NPBHS and NPGHS visit our school for an assembly with the Year 8 students to discuss their Highschool choice.

The Parent information evening for prospective 2015 parents is being held on Thursday evening in the hall. As well, the school will be open to visitors on Thursday and Friday so you can come along and see the school in action.

Week 2 (28 July – 1 Aug)

Spotswood College visit our school for an assembly with the Year 8 students to discuss their Highschool choice.

Student, Parent, Teacher conferences are on both Tuesday (3:30 – 8:00) and Thursday (1:30 – 5:30). Please return the form distributed in week one or phone the office to make an appointment.

Week 3 (4 – 8 Aug)

The LEAD Conference is on Wednesday and student leaders from the school will be attending.

We travel to Highlands for a Winter sports exchange on Friday.

Week 4 (11 – 15 Aug)

Our Parent Link group are meeting in the Staffroom on Monday at 7:00 and all parents are welcome to come along.

Year 8 students have thier High School enrolment interviews this week. Contact the school office if you do not have an appointment.

We wish our students well for the PCT challenge on Wednesday at the TSB Stadium and the Taranaki Rugby 7′s Champs on Thursday.

All students from the Adventure team who are attending camp this year need to have made final payments by Friday 15 August.

Week 5 (18 – 22 Aug)

Tuesday is a MANA reward day. All students that have met the MANA expectations 80% or more get to come in Mufti and spend the afternoon enjoying some fun activities.

We welcome our friends from Mokoia Intermediate in Rotorua for a sports and billeting experience from Wednesday to Friday. The sports are being played on Thursday morning with both schools attending a disco on Thursday night from 6:30 – 8:00pm. A reminder that all students must be picked up from the hall.

Week 6 (25 – 29 Aug)

The Whanau Hui is on Thursday evening at 5:30 pm in the staffroom and all interested parents are welcome to attend.

All the students in the school break out their running shoes and team colours for the Standards Cross Country run in the afternoon on Friday.

All students from the Endeavour Team who are attending camp this year need to have made final payments by Friday 29 August.

Week 7 (1 – 5 Sept)

The Adventure Team go to the Forest Lake Camp this week. We know they will have an awesome time!

All students from the Discovery Team who are attending camp this year need to have made final payments by Friday 5 September.

Week 8 (8 – 12 Sept)

We wish our Sevens Team all the best for the AIMS games in Tauraunga this week competing against the best teams in the country. We know you will play hard and represent us with pride.

The Nukes Ukulele group will be performing a concert on Monday.

The Pasifika Fono meeting is being held on Wednesday at 5:30 in the Staffroom. All interested parents are welcome to attend.

On Friday the best cross country runners compete in the School Cross Country Championships.

Friday is also the day of the School Speech Finals.

Week 9 (15 – 19 Sept)

The School road relay teams will be competing at Brooklands Park on Monday.

The Endeavour Team go to the Forest Lake Camp this week. We know they will have an awesome time!

Week 10 (22 – 26 Sept)

The Discovery Team go to the Forest Lake Camp this week. We know they will have an awesome time!

On Wednesday the cross country team travels to Hawera for the annual Taranaki Cross Country Championship.

Friday 26 September is the last day of term. Have a great break and we look forward to seeing all the students back on the 13 October for the beginning of Term 4.