Berkley Normal Middle School

Community Update

Term 2 Update

Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whanau,

We are excited to be back at Berkley with some ‘normality’ resuming in our school life. This is going to be a term filled with action and opportunity for all Berkley students. Please find below an updated schedule of this term's events. Further details for each event, such as where and when etc, will be shared via Agenda books, Notices and the School Facebook page.

Friday 6 May
Take Up the Challenge Hour Begins
All students have selected 3 activities based on their personal interests and a language learning option. Our first Take Up the Challenge Hour occurs on Friday during Block 4.

Thursday 12 May
Camp Thank You Evening for those parents who attended (or are going to attend) camp.

Where: Performing Arts Centre (Berkley)
When: 5.30 - 6.30pm
Drinks and nibbles will be provided.

Tuesday 24 May
Student Learning Conversations - School closes at 11.30am
There will be a notice sent home with instructions about how to book online for a 10 minute learning conversation with your child's teacher. These will be held between 12.00pm and 6.00pm.

Monday 6 June
Queen’s Birthday (Public Holiday)

Friday 17 June
Teacher Only Day - No students on site

Thursday 23 June
School Hangi - Matariki Celebration
Our Year 9 leaders will be preparing a Hangi for students to purchase at $5 a plate.

Friday 24 June Matariki Public Holiday

June 27 - July 1 Sports Camp Week

Thursday July 7
Term 2 Reports Home Today
Performing Arts Festival Performance - 7.00pm in the Rec Centre

As you will appreciate, these events are all subject to change if the COVID-19 Alert Levels alter, so please keep an eye on the Berkley Website and our school’s Facebook page for the very latest updates.

Yours sincerely
Nathan Leith
Principal