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    BYOD: Friday October 17
    by Sarah Ellix - Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 10:29 AM
     

    In 2015 Tawa College aims to become BYOD-enabled, with students able to access Internet services using a device of their own. 

    A test run will be held in Term 4 when students will be able to log-on with one device on Friday October 17th.

    Students are required to sign the BYOD form: which is to be returned to the school Office by Wednesday October 15th.

     
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    Gateway 2015 Applications
    by Sarah Ellix - Monday, 15 September 2014, 10:49 AM
     

    • Gateway subject for students who would like to try a job before committing
    • Gateway applications from Cheryl Robb in T11
    • Completed application returned before end of Term 3
    • Information evening for Students & parents on Thursday 16 October at 7pm in T3
     
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    Community Education
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 8:48 PM
     

    Term 4 2014 Programme is now on the web site www.tawacomed.co.nz

     
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    Prefect Information
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 12:12 PM
     

    This item summaries the process. Click on the link below for FULL details of the process, job description and application form.

    Click here for documents

    First page of Application

    • Complete electronically
    • Share with JNicholas via google drive or email to jnicholas@tawacollege.school.nz
    • Make sure it arrives before the end of Tuesday September 16th: you have until 23:59

    Second page of Application

    Hand this sheet into the Office: the deadline for this is also end of Tuesday September 16th:  

     
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    Intermediate Visit
    by Sarah Ellix - Tuesday, 9 September 2014, 10:19 AM
     

    40 students from Tawa Intermediate School came to visit the Digital Technology department on Monday the 8th of September. They learnt about vector graphics which are used everywhere from clothes to websites to billboards. The students learnt to use several tools in Adobe Illustrator to design some food packaging.  We hope to see some of these students enrolling on our Digital Information Technology (DIT) course or the new Computing & Information Science (CSI) course for 2015. Please contact Mrs Ellix for further details (sellix@tawacollegeschool.nz)

     
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    Big Sing
    by Sarah Ellix - Monday, 25 August 2014, 1:16 PM
     

    From over 250 choirs nationwide, the Tawa College Blue Notes were one of 24 choirs selected to participate in the Big Sing Finale which was held in Auckland 21-23 August.

    The choir achieved a silver award which is an outstanding achievement. Furthermore, they were judged to have gained the ...

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    NCEA Information Evening
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 10:06 AM
     

    NCEA Information Evening 6.30 - 7pm

    Course Information for 2015 7pm - 8pm 

    Tawa College Hall

    Tuesday 26th August

     
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    NCEA workshop for Pacific parents
    by Sarah Ellix - Monday, 18 August 2014, 7:36 PM
     

    Talofa              Malo e lelei                 Kia orana                     Malo Ni                      

    Fakaalofa atu              Bula vinaka

    Monday 25th August  6.30 – 7.30 in the staff room

    This workshop is aimed at Pacific parents of year 10, 11 and 12 students.  Students please come with your parents! 

    Refreshments provided and younger children welcome.  

    Please email me (Mflavell@tawacollege.school.nz) or ring the school (04 2328184) to let me know if you are coming. 

     
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    Computer Science & Apps
    by Sarah Ellix - Sunday, 17 August 2014, 8:13 PM
     

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    The Digital Technologies department has been committed to the teaching of Computer Science since the introduction of the Achievement standards in 2011. The number of students, including females, choosing Computer Science at the college is steadily growing. Job opportunities in this area are ...

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    SPCA Quiz night
    by Sarah Ellix - Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 7:14 PM
     

    Host/MC’S Special

    Six people at a table for only $40

    SPCA

    Quiz Night

     

    Come along and bring your friends!

    Date: 29/8/2014

    Where: Tawa College Hall

    Time: Doors open at 6.50pm

    Quiz starts at 7pm to 9pm

    Cost: $10 per head, Doorsales or you can pay at the Tawa College Office

    Drinks and nibbles will be provided on the night

    Food can brought on the night 

    BYO accepted!!