News

  1. 2017 School Trustee Elections

    ***Because the national closing date for nominations is noon Friday 17th November, which is a public holiday in Canterbury, we remind people to have nominations in to College by the end of Thursday 16th November*** Ashburton College Board of Trustees Mid-Term Parent Election Notice Calling for Nominations Interested people are encouraged to stand for the […]

  2. Ashburton College Netball Club – Coaches for 2018

    Ashburton College Netball Club Applications are currently open for registrations of interest for positions of Team Coaches and Managers for all teams – from Year 9 through to Senior A, for the 2018 season. The Club has a strong Committee structure and  is very supportive and well-resourced. Please contact Club President, Vicki McArthur (0274 913 […]

  3. 2017 School Trustee Elections

    Ashburton College Board of Trustees Mid-Term Election Interested people are encouraged to stand for the Board of Trustees or to nominate someone for the position.   The College has a progressive, focused Board of Trustees which looks forward to welcoming new members. Because the Board operates by the ‘staggered election’ process, at each eighteen month […]

  4. 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.

  5. 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 […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. 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 […]