News

  1. 21 September 2017 – Junior Dance

    CANCELLED DUE TO LOW TICKETS SALES Junior Dance Glow Big or Glow Home Thursday 21st September, 7pm – 10pm Ashburton Domain Pavillion, Walnut Avenue (opposite College) $10 tickets, includes food and first soft drink Prizes for best dressed.

  2. 27 September 2017 – Music Evening 2017 – Regrettable Cancellation

    Please note that a late decision has had to be made regarding this year’s Music Evening resulting, regrettably, in cancellation of the evening. The reason for the change is a direct result of the recent flooding in the Music Block affecting lead-up time; loss of working, gear storage and practice spaces for rehearsal; and lack […]

  3. Student Leave Requirements

    Reminder for Families – Student Absences/Leave Legally, students are required to be in College when schools are open for instruction.   Unplanned Leave Unplanned situations such as health, bereavements, or similar, do occur from time to time requiring a student to be out of College.  This is understood. Such absences should be phoned in by […]

  4. 5 September 2017 – NCEA Examination Entry Fees 2017 and Financial Assistance

    Entry fees ($76.70) for NCEA are now being processed for Year 11-13 students.   Financial Assistance – application forms and payment required before Tuesday 05 September 2017   If you qualify for Financial Assistance please come into the College Office before Tuesday  5 September 2017 with your Community Service Card or Proof of Income and a Financial Assistance form […]

  5. 31 August & 2 September 2017 – The Frogs, by Aristophanes

    The Greek Underworld will be visually transforming the stage at the Ashburton College Auditorium in September for two performances of The Frogs by Aristophanes. Head of Drama, Kylie Maddren, says that the Drama Department will be putting on an inter-curricular show featuring Year 11, 12 and 13 Drama students as part of their NCEA assessments, which will […]

  6. 8 August 2017 – Board of Trustees Consultation Survey to Families

    The Ashburton College Board of Trustees is undertaking a consultation process to inform part of their future planning (at the end of August).   Families have been advised of this, and of the link to use, through a College School-Links output.   The consultation period closes Tuesday 08 August.      The Board does urge you to take […]

  7. 23 – 29 August 2017 – Year 11, 12 & 13 Internal College Examinations

    Students are –  to be in uniform when on-site/sitting exams; not required in College when not undertaking an exam.   Please note – there is provision to use the College Library for study and, when at home, students are encouraged to this time wisely to prepare for next exams.   Importance of these Examinations These […]

  8. 18 – 22 September 2017 – Enrolment Week Interviews

    For students entering Year 9 at College in 2018. Enrolment interviews will be undertaken on-site at Ashburton College during the week Monday 18 – Friday 22 September 2017. Further information will be distributed to our contributing schools, and placed in the newsletter closer to the time.

  9. 15 August 2017 – Course Information Expo, Subject Choices for 2018

    Course Information Expo – Subject Choices for 2018   This is an opportunity for Year 10, Year 11 and Year 12 students, and parents/caregivers,to talk with staff members about the choice of subjects for next year.   Tuesday 15 August 2017 6:00pm – 8:00pm Hotel Ashburton (Enter off Racecourse Road, west side)   Families and students are […]