Calendar

School Calendar

2017 School Terms

Term 1:

Monday 30 January – Thursday 13 April

Term 2:

Monday 1 May – Friday 7 July

Term 3:

Monday 24 July – Friday 29 September

Term 4:

Monday 16 October – Friday 15 December

Public Holidays:

Waitangi DayMonday 6 February

Good FridayFriday 14 April (beginning of the school holidays)

Anzac DayTuesday 25 April (Note, falls during term 1 break)

Queens Birthday Monday 5 June

Labour DayMonday 23 October

Canterbury Show DayFriday 17 November

What is coming up. . .

June:

Friday 16 June – LEAP – 3-4pm school hall

Tuesday 20 June – Junior Mini Concert 11am school hall

Wednesday 21st June – Canterbury Cross Country – Halswell Domain

Thursday 22 June – 2nd Hand Uniform Sale 2-3.30pm Hall Foyer

Monday 26 June – PTA Meeting 7pm School Library

Tuesday 27 June – Rm 19 & Rm22 visit the Art Gallery /Museum

Wednesday 28 June – Rm 20 & Rm 23 visit the Art Gallery /Museum

Thursday 29 June – Rm 24 visit the Art Gallery /Museum

Friday 30 June – QPS DISCO !!

NE-YR4: 6-7pm, YR5-8: 7.15-8.30pm Theme DRESS UPS! Come dressed in clothes you wouldn’t normally wear such as costumes, onesies, formal etc. You can even come dressed as a team, a group or a pair if you like!

July:

Tuesday 4 July – BOT Meeting 5pm

Tuesday 4 July – Senior Mini Concert 11am school hall (note change of date from the 27th June).

Thursday 6 July – House Competition 1.30-3pm – Remember House T Shirts

Thursday 6 July – MUFTI DAY – Please bring a chocolate bar as a donation

Friday 7 July – Last day Term 2

Monday 24 July – First day Term 1

Tuesday 25 July – Pre ICAS English Exam 11am hall foyer

Tuesday 25 July – YR1 Swimming begins

Wednesday 26 July – Parent Mid Year Interviews YR7/8 only (normal finish time of 3pm applies for all students)

Thursday 27 July – Parent Mid Year Interviews YR4-8 only (School finishes early for all year levels – 1.45pm)

Thursday 27 July – YR2 Swimming begins

August:

Tuesday 1 August – Parent Mid Year Interviews YR4-8 (School finishes early for all year levels – 1.45pm)

Tuesday 1 August – Zone Winter Sport Tournament (details tbc) (PP Date 8 August)

Tuesday 1 August – ICAS English Exam 11am hall foyer

Wednesday 2 August – Strum, Strike, Blow Festival

Tuesday 8 August – Pre ICAS Maths Exam 11am hall foyer

Wednesday 9 August – QPS Open Day – Come along at any time to any class and see what we are up to!

Monday 14 August – Life Education begins

Monday 14 August – Cultural Festival begins (QPS performs 17 August between 6.45 – 9pm)

Tuesday 15 August – ICAS Maths Exam 11am hall foyer

Thursday 23 August – Cantamaths 4-7pm

Friday 24 August – Canterbury Winter Tournament (times TBC)

September:

Friday 8 September – LEAP – 3-4pm school hall

Thursday 13 September – Senior Choir area rehearsal 8.30am-12pm – Shirley Boys High School

Thursday 14 September – 2nd Hand Uniform Sale 2-3.30pm Hall Foyer

Monday 18 September – YR3/4 Swimming begins (runs until 29 Sept)

Wednesday 20 September – Kids for Kids Junior Choir (Horncastle Arena) 8.30am – 1pm

Thursday 21 September – House Competition – Remember House T Shirts

Thursday 28 September – QPS Showcase 6pm school hall

Friday 29 September – Last day Term 3

October:

Monday 16 October – First day Term 4

Tuesday 24 October – Nest Class Beach visit

Tuesday 24 October – HPV Dose 2- Year 8

Wednesday 25 October – Rm 7 Beach visit

Thursday 26 October – Senior Athletic Day 9.30am – 3pm (PP Date 2 November)

Friday 27 October – QPS Open Day – Come along at any time to any class and see what we are up to

Friday 27 October – YR6 Cycle Safety begins

Tuesday 31 October – BOT Mtg 5pm

November:

Wednesday 1 November – Rm13 visit the beach

Thursday 2 November – Rm8 visit the beach

Friday 3 November – Rm12 visit the beach

Friday 10 November – YR0-3 Athletics Day 10.30am-12.30pm (PP Date: 16 November)

Wednesday 15 November – Zone Athletics Day 9am – 3pm (PP Date: 20 November)

Tuesday 21 November – Junior Mini Concert 11am school hall

Tuesday 21 November – BOT Meeting 5pm

Friday 24 November – School Twilight Fair 5-8pm

Friday 24 November – LEAP (Performing at the Fair)

Tuesday 28 November – Senior Concert 11am school hall

Wednesday 29 November – YR1 Wheels Day 11.30am – 12.30pm

December:

Friday 1 December – School DISCO!

Tuesday 5 December – YR1 Parent Assembly 9.15am

Wednesday 6 December – Canterbury Athletics

Thursday 7 December – House Competition 1.30-3pm Remember House T Shirts

Tuesday 12 December – BOT Meeting 5pm

Friday 15 December – Last day Term 4 – All classes released at 12.30pm