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SCHOOL CLOSURE FOR TEACHER ONLY DAY - THURSDAY 14 NOVEMBER
by Marinda van Vuuren - Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 11:14 AM
 

Burnside High School will be closed for Teacher Only Day (TOD) on Thursday 14 November for the entire day. 

I realise that we previously indicated that, as a result of the decision to close the school for students and staff to attend the National Remembrance Service on Friday 29 March, our Teacher Only Day scheduled for Term 4 was likely to be cancelled.

However, after careful consideration and under Section 65D of the Education Act 1989, the Minister of Education has since agreed to our request that we no longer be required to make up an extra day by the end of the...

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Musician of the year
by Bernadette Shaw - Friday, 25 October 2019, 1:48 PM
 


 

The winner of the Peter Rowe Cup for Musicianship is Felix Backhouse

 

Felix is an outstanding all-round musician who has contributed at the highest level to every facet of the music department in his five years at Burnside High School.

 

He came through the Specialist Music Programme at Westburn School and started Burnside as a very good violinist who also played trombone. He leaves as an outstanding trombonist who may still play a bit of violin!

Felix has been a member of Malestrom for five years, experiencing every competition success they ...

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2019 SPORTS AWARDS
by Bernadette Shaw - Monday, 21 October 2019, 1:18 PM
 


The Annual Burnside High School Sports Awards where held on Thursday 17th October.  Congratulations to all the winners on the evening and everyone who helped to make this a great night.


(Sang-Yong Park and Ellena Firth)

Sportsman of the Year

Sang-Yong Park

Sang-Yong won his third NZSS Table Tennis Teams title at the NZ Secondary Schools Championships, and also placed 2nd in the U19 Individual singles at this tournament. At the South Island Championships he placed 1st in U18 Boys singles, U18 Boys doubles and U18 Mixed doubles and 2nd in the Mens ...

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ALL WELCOME!
by Bernadette Shaw - Friday, 18 October 2019, 10:13 AM
 


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ITC
by Bernadette Shaw - Wednesday, 25 September 2019, 11:20 AM
 


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Uniform
by Bernadette Shaw - Monday, 23 September 2019, 12:20 PM
 

Kia ora
In regards to the winter to summer uniform change over, some years we have allowed a transition period where you can wear either - as of tomorrow, you may do this. That is either FULL summer or FULL winter uniform from tomorrow Tuesday 24th September - however my advice to you is to check the weather report each day, as the reminder of this week looks to be a cold one.

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ROWING
by Bernadette Shaw - Monday, 9 September 2019, 9:08 AM
 


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PTA PRESENTS: SEXUALITY EDUCATION AT BURNSIDE HIGH SCHOOL - WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? - MONDAY 2 SEPTEMBER, 7.30 PM IN THE STAFF ROOM
by Marinda van Vuuren - Thursday, 29 August 2019, 11:14 AM
 

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