GET MOVING @ ELSTOW-WAIHOU SCHOOL

Directory of sporting, cultural and other opportunities for student participation

Agrikids 

Contact: Louise Morris

Get moving: Contact Mrs Morris on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Entry fee is free

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Competition is in Term 2

Ages: Ages 8 and up

Other information: Agrikids is a regional kids version of Young Farmer of the Year 

Competition with children being tested on their farming knowledge and skills

Athletics

Contact: Darren Conder (Room 2) Sports Co-ordinator

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: School based activities are free

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Term 4

Ages: all ages

Other information:

Basketball

Contact: Darren Conder / Maree Stewart

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: $15 per term

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Weekly at Te Aroha College gymnasium

Ages: Year 7/8

Other information: Competition held in Term 2 and 4

Bus Monitors

Contact: Wendy Oliver

Get moving:

Cost: Nil

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Training at beginning of year 

Ages: Year 7-8

Other information: Bus monitors ensure that the health, safety, well-being and behaviour of Elstow-Waihou students is at a high standard while travelling on the bus.

Bus/Van Service (From Elstow-Waihou school to Te Aroha College)

Contact: Heather Tanner

Get moving: Contact Mrs Tanner on 884 5802 for details

Cost: $1 each trip per child

Training /Matches / Tournaments: N/A

Ages: all ages

Other information:

Calf Club

Contact: Heather Tanner

Get moving: Contact Mrs Tanner on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Free entry

Training /Matches / Tournaments: Term 3

Ages: all ages

Other information: Calf Club is a great way for your child to get involved with raising and caring for a calf, lamb or kid. Children enter competitions at school, inter-school and regional levels

Camp (E.O.T.C)

Contact: (Year 0-4) camp Deane Scott or Senior Camp (Year 5-8) Wendy Oliver

Get moving: Contact Mrs Oliver or Mr Scott on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Depending on camp and duration

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: N/A

Ages:

Other information:

Choir

Contact: Donna Manktelow Room 3

Get moving: Contact Mrs Campell on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Free

Participation in Kids for Kids and Christmas Choir

Ages: 6 and up

Other information:

Cricket

Contact: Darren Conder

Get moving:

Cost: $10 – 20 per season

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Saturday mornings

Ages: Year 3 - 8

Other information: Term 1 and 4

Cross Country

Contact: Darren Conder

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Free

Training /Matches / Tournaments: All training at school and competitions events during school day.

Ages: 5-13 yrs

Other information: School event, District event, Thames Valley event Domain Day

Contact: Heather Tanner or Deane Scott

Get moving:

Cost:  Free entry

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: N/A

Ages:  All ages

Other information: Domain Day is a day that is Te Aroha’s own day of celebration and 

children’s activities. Food and activities stalls are available for perusal and purchase

Enviro-School

Contact: Darren Conder

Get moving:

Cost:  

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: N/A

Ages:  All ages

Other information: Elstow-Waihou School is a Silver Award endorsed by Enviro-school 

Gymnastics

Contact: Lynsey Spice

Get moving: Contact Mrs Spice on 884 5802 for details

Cost: In school activities free, out of school tuition contact Mrs Spice for indication of cost

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Gymsports Term 3

Ages: All ages

Other information:

Gymsports 

Contact: Lynsey Spice

Get moving: Contact Mrs Spice on 884 5802 for details

Cost: In school activities free 

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Gymsports Term 3

Ages: All ages

Other information: Gymsports is an inter-school and regional competition involving gymnasts presenting hip hop, aerobics and cheerleading routines

Hockey

Contact: Darren Conder or Louise Morris

Get moving:

Cost: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator or Louise Morris on 884 5802 for details

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: Term 2 and 3

Ages:

Other information: 

Indoor Bowls

Contact: Darren Conder

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Free

Training / Matches / Tournaments: All held within the school day

Ages: Year 7/8

Other information: Local inter-school competition held on Friday 18 September 2015

Jump Jam

Contact: TBA

Get moving:

Cost:

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Ages:

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Librarians

Contact: Sarah Simmonds and senior children

Get moving: Contact Mrs Simmonds on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Free

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: N/A

Ages All

Other information:

Music Lessons

Contact: Laura Gregory

Get moving:contact the office for more information

Cost:

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: After school

Ages:

Other information:

Netball

Contact: 

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: $45 per season

Training: At school 

Ages: 5 years and older

Other information: Games held at Te Aroha Netball Centre on Saturdays from 9.00 am

Outdoor Bowls

Contact: TBA

Get moving:

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Ages:

Other information:

Rugby

Contact: Darren Conder or Andrew Bell

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: $45 per season

Training: Tuesday and Thursday 3.15 – 5.00pm at Boyd Park

Ages: 5 – 13 years

Other information: Games held each Saturday beginning at 9am or 10am during the winter months

Soccer

Contact: TBA

Get moving:

Cost:

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Other information:

Swimming

Contact: Darren Conder 

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: $55 per season

Training: Monday and Wednesday evenings. Club night on Thursday evenings 

Ages: 5 years and older

Other information:

Triathlon 

Contact: Darren Conder

Get moving: Contact Mr Conder our Sports Co-ordinator on 884 5802 for details

Cost: Free

Training/Matches/ Tournaments:

Ages:

Other information: Children may choose to further their triathlon skills and enter the Sanitarium Triathlon in Term 1 as a number of our children do

UNSW Assessment

Contact:  Wendy Oliver

Get moving: Contact Mrs Oliver to see what UNSW assessment is best for your child

Cost:  Prices set for each year

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: N/A

Ages:  Year 4-8

Other information:

Young Leaders

Contact:  Wendy Oliver

Get moving: Contact Mrs Oliver on 884 5802 for details

Cost:  Prices set for each year

Training/Matches/ Tournaments: N/A

Ages:  Year 7-8

Other information: There is a Young Leaders Conference held in a major centre. The school sends a delegation each year for the conference.