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August, 2018
14 August 2018
Northern Zone Swimming Trials
Starting from 11:30 a.m. to 01:30 p.m.
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15 August 2018
NZEI Stop Work Meeting
All day event.
School Closed for day.
$500 - Home Loan School Promo Flyer 18-19 (2)

Community Information

Newlands School is part of a vibrant local community.  We have a close relationship with different organisations and these links will be useful for you to follow their events and activities.   


Newlands Community Centre

Phone 477 3724
Email: newlandscc@wcc.govt.nz
Link to Newlands Community Centre whats on

Explore Years 7&8 at Scots

Scots College Middle School (Yrs 7-10) provides the opportunity for young men to realise their potential in a supportive and positive learning environment. Right from Years 7&8 students are offered College level tuition of the core subjects English, Maths and Science and guaranteed small class sizes at every level.

On Friday 17 August Scots Middle School is hosting an Explore Years 7&8 day. This experience day is an opportunity for any boys currently in Year 6 or 7 to take part in a stimulating and action packed day. Your son will experience the wide range of subjects available to Year 7&8 students including Science, Technology, Drama, Music, Art and PE.  

 If you would like to register your son to attend please visit: www.scotscollege.school.nz/explore-year-7-and-8-at-scots-day/

Applications for 2019 Year 7&8 Sport Scholarships are currently open. If you are interested in finding out more please visit: www.scotscollege.school.nz/admissions/scholarships/


Scots College Years 7&8 Sports Scholarships are open.

Scots College Middle School invites applications for Year 7&8 Sporting Excellence Scholarships for students entering into Year 7 or 8 in 2019. This is open to external candidates only.

Applications close Friday 14 September 2018.

 Please find out more and apply online or contact Sharon Hedges at hedgess@scotscollege.school.nz

Rebecca Burton


Marketing Manager


+64 43807581


Spring-Into-Summer 12-week Transformation & Maintenance Challenge

Ladies - YOU Deserve to Be the Best Version of Yourself!!!

Do you want to learn how to start and maintain a healthy lifestyle? Are you stuck in a rut?                                                           
Have you tried "everything" but just not seeing the results you're after? Then my 12-week challenge is for you!!

This challenge has been run for the past 7 years, helping women in the community achieve their health, fitness and weight loss goals - it could be to lose weight, drop a clothes size, increase energy levels, lead a healthier lifestyle, or maintain weight loss that has already been achieved. 

Whether you are just starting out on your weight loss journey, or just want a little extra motivation losing the extra couple of kilos, this challenge can help you get there! 

Join my Challenge for only $40 - ditch your old habits and take control of your life - make this the time that counts!!



More information/to register: www.stellarfitness.co.nz


Join the Fun

All girls 5-13 years are invited to join us at Girl Guides. 

Current meeting times for units:

*Pippins (5-7yrs) Saturdays 10.30 – 11.30am at the Baptist Church Hall, Newlands

*Brownies (7-10yrs) Mondays 6.30 – 8.00pm at Paparangi School Hall or Tuesdays 6-7.3 0pm at the Newlands Community Centre

 *Guides (10-13yrs) Tuesdays 6.30-8.00pm at the Baptist Church Hall, Newlands or Wednesdays 6.30-8.00pm at Paparangi School Hall


Any Queries email sbrockie@xtra.co.nz or phone 0273039159


Junior Softball and Baseball - Registration with Johnsonville Softball Club is open now. Come along:  Sunday 19th & 26th August 12-2pm or Thursday 6th September 6-7.30pm to our clubrooms, Phillip Street, Johnsonville to see what’s involved. Further details available from www.jvillesc.org.nz, check out Johnsonville Softball Club on Facebook, or contact leeanncoutts@gmail.com or phone Lee-ann on 0272221668.


 MOGMUSIC  Private tuition available in


Places available now.  All lessons held at MOGMUSIC studio in Brooklyn.

Please phone MOGGIE GRAYSON 3848-213 to book in.  $20 will be donated to the school for each new enrolment.



Toolbox Parenting Seminars in Wellington - Term 3 2018


Springboard & Platform Diving at Kilbirnie Pool

Wellington Diving Club runs introductory diving classes for kids aged 5 years and up (plus separate Young Adult training sessions).  Try something new - visit our website and arrange to come along for a 30min Trial Lesson!  After-school sessions available on Tues/Wed/Thursdays and we cater for kids of any level from beginners to competitive.  

For more information, please visit our website www.wellingtondiving.org.nz or call/text Barbara on
027 485 8888.



"Chilton Saint James School is celebrating its Centenary on 26-28 October this year .  

Join us for three days of celebrations to honour the unique legacy of Chilton Saint James School. 

It will be a chance to share memories, re-establish connections, showcase the present and celebrate our future. 

Registrations are now open on the Chilton Saint James School website, or contact us at centenary@chilton.school.nz"