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Cricket success over the summer break

Over the Christmas break, Renwick School had 2 current students and 3 who are now heading into Year 9, who were selected (as Year 8s) to represent Marlborough in the 3 Primary School Festivals. A big congratulations to Lachie Cooney who travelled to Christchurch to play in the Marlborough Yellow team, Blake Nation who captained the Marlborough Maroon team in Ashburton as well as Jemima Nation and Charlotte Brooke-Taylor who co-captained and Amelia Campbell who were part of the first Marlborough ...

January 31, 2023

Last days of fun at Renwick School for 2022

What a wealth of fun events being organised and held at Renwick School this week.  With the sun in full bloom, the children with the biggest smiles on their faces, the water flowing, and the picnic spots under the trees, where else would you want to be?A big thank you to the staff for making this fun happen....

December 13, 2022

Volleyball in Murchison

We took the school van to Murchison with a great group of players to play against teams from Westport, Murchison and  Nelson.  The team played exceptional well ending up second over all to Waimea Intermediate.Thanks to Mr Rowton for coaching and supporting the team.Team members:Tiabeina O, Amelia H, Miranda R, Ruby W, Olivia CG, Jack B, Kymani T...

December 8, 2022

Rippa - Year 7/8 Grade 3 winners

Congratulations to our Year 7/8 Rippa rugby team, winning Grade 3.  We are all very proud of you achievements.  Thanks to coach Steve D and to the other parents who supported. Team from left:Jemima N, Amara RD, Tylen B, Lachy N, Blake N, Blake D, Mikayla I, Emma RD, Charlotte B, Amelia H.Front row:Kaitlyn I, Lachie C...

December 8, 2022

Lions Speech Competition

I would like to extend a big congratulations to Bella LC and Louis J for a great performance at Lions Foundation Speech Competition. A special well done to Bella for her second place.  ...

November 22, 2022

Renwick School Athletics day - 2022

Our Y2 - Y8 children meet at Athletic Park to compete against their peers in the following disciplines: shot put, discus, high jump, long jump, sprints and House relays.  The students performed and behaved exceedingly well which was a reflection of the time and effort both staff and students had put in leading up to this special day.Our NE and Y1 students remained at school where they also had a day of fun, inviting parents along to meet one another, watch their child/ren and participate.A ...

November 10, 2022

Overall Champion School for Group Day 2022

Congratulations to all students who entered their work in the Group Day.  The combined tally of our entries collectively together came out as Champion Overall winning school.  This is a huge feat and one that we should all be very proud off. Thanks to the parents and the organisers for a great day and result....

November 3, 2022

Ki O Rahi 2022

Wednesday 2 November we had 4 teams travel to Redwoodtown School to compete in the Ki-O-Rahi tournament.  The skill level and competition was extremely high.  Thanks to Tore and Svenja (staff) for the time that put into the teams to prepare them for the day.Our Y7/8 teams ended up 3rd and 4th.  Our Y5/6 teams ended up 4th and 5th.Ka pai to you all....

November 3, 2022

Taiopenga 2022

We were treated to an outstanding performance from the Renwick School and Te Pā Wānanga at the local Taiopenga held at Marlborough Girls College.  The many hours of practice and commitment shone well on stage and the clapping and happiness at the end was a sign of proud parent community.A huge thanks to kaiako Lisa Sandrey and the kaiako of Te Pā Wānanga; Whaea Virgil, Whaea Jeanette, Whaea Kata and our kaiawhina for their expertise and total commitment.  Ka pai to our tamariki....

October 21, 2022

Inter school mountain biking event

What a great day it was on Friday with the group of 45 riders as we came home with the trophy as winning school.  Our riders performed incredibly with many of them finishing in the top 10.Once again a very proud principal and very grateful to the many parents who supported with transport....

October 21, 2022

Pets Day 2022

We have an incredible display of animals, baking and arts & crafts here at Renwick School.  The passion and understanding from the children about their pets is a true sign of the dedication and time they have given.   Another great display of outstanding organisation from FORS, staff and parents: Jo N, Ange D, Brenna, Caroline B, Ainsley B and more. At 2pm Prize Giving is to be held showcasing the winners and the successes.  Well done everyone for an outstanding display of support...

October 20, 2022

Fern, the falcon, comes to Renwick School

Maia whanau raised $616.60 from their crazy hair day in support of the Falcon Trust.  Today Fern, the falcon, Lizzie and Diana come to collect the money.  The children were an incredible audience who sang a waiata for Fern and shared their story about facts they had learnt and the Crazy Hair day they organised.Because the group had raised so much, it means they are now eligible to sponsor a falcon of their own.  Well done Maia, we are all very proud of you....

September 28, 2022

Menz Shed supports our young people

Every Friday I watch a small group disappear off to the Menz Shed to build and create new things.  Today I caught these young, proud builders who have all come back with a very colourful and well built trailer.Thank you to the team at the Renwick Menz Shed for your ongoing support....

September 28, 2022

We have a new path. Thanks Rob.

As we welcomed our new playground this year, it was quickly recognised that in the midst of winter, we had no access to the playground without having to tramp through mud.  The conversations started about a new pathway.A big thanks to Rob for creating a new path....

September 28, 2022

Pasifika Festival

On Saturday 24 September our Pasifika group performed at the Pasifika Festival.  What an incredible display of talent that confidently shared through song creating a fun atmosphere.  Congratulations to our school group we are all very proud of you....

September 28, 2022

Y 5-8 Renwick School swimming sports

Thursday 22 September we gathered at The Stadium to watch some of our students swim.  It was great to see students challenging themselves, supporting one another and for some swimming distances that were new for them.It was disappointing however, to only have some of the Y 5-8 students there and am working hard to identify how we can support and encourage more to attend in 2023....

September 28, 2022

Hayley, our solo entry at Science Fair

Hayley S stood proudly at the Marlborough Science Fair as she shared her learning.  Renwick School participates every second year but Hayley decided she wanted to share her learning this year as well.  Congratulations Hayley, your learning is outstanding.UPDATE:  We are proud to share that Hayley won Gold with her entry, and so rightly deserves the recognition.  Well done Hayley, enjoy spending the prize money....

September 27, 2022

Te Pā Wānanga Kapa Haka performance

On Wednesday 21 September Renwick kura was treated to an outstanding Kapa Haka performance from our tamariki at Te Pā Wānanga. The shared with us the performance they performed at the festival in Whakatū (Nelson). Out of 10 teams performing, the group got 3rd for Whakawātea (a term used for the final item of a traditional performing arts competition during which the performing group retreats from the stage), 2nd = for uniform and 3rd for Mita o te reo (rhythm, intonation, pronunciation and s...

September 21, 2022

Māia Whanau hold a Crazy Hair Day

Māia Whanau have done a great job raising money for the NZ Falcon Trust- raising $600! Tino pai team for organising this and well done to all of the students that styled their hair in weird and wacky ways to support this amazing cause....

September 15, 2022

Bike safety with Pukahukahu

We have had the bike safety team back supporting and ensuring our Y6 are confident when riding on our local streets.   The group works through a number of skills in the school grounds before putting them into practice on the road.Thanks to the bike safety team for their help and support....

September 6, 2022

Like a Boss trading week

We have been highly impressed with our young leaders and the way they have organised and presented their businesses.  The standard of the products and stands, is that of a 'true' business and it is very encouraging to see so many students and members of the community purchasing.  The money raised goes towards their end of year camps.  It is great to talk to the children about their experience and the deep understanding they now have of running a business. They also commented on ho...

September 1, 2022

2022 Netball final - highlights

Congratulations to Renwick Rimu who won the grade one netball final against an unbeaten Fairhall Falcons team on Saturday. A hard fought game that saw the girls come from behind in the third quarter to secure the lead. Renwick Rimu have shown hard work and fair play throughout the season and should be extremely proud of their growth and achievement this season.Also congratulations to Mikayla I who received a merit certificate for best mid courter and Mereana J who received a merit certificate fo...

August 29, 2022

Marlborough Mountain Bike Champion - Cam Anderson

On Friday we finished our mountain bike club with a visit from Marlborough's Mountain bike champion, Cam Anderson.Cam shared his life's story and his recent success at The Whistler where he won an enduro series by 0.04 of a second.Cam is currently at Marlborough Boys College as a Y12 student, with an incredible vision going forward.We are so proud to have such a talented mountain biker living in Blenheim....

August 29, 2022

Like A Boss - young leaders at Renwick School

At our staff hui we were treated to a presentation from two of our young leaders teams about the journeys they have been on to create their business. Each team, consisting between 3 - 5 people, each recieved $20 to get them started.  This money is repaid back and the rest of the proceeds will go towards camp costs. The teams talked about how they had to identify a business idea, tap into the community for support and then produce the product to then sell to the wider community.   The g...

August 24, 2022

Mere at RDA

Today we had lots of celebrating as Mere had success riding one of the amazingly, calm RDA horses.  A big thanks to the team at RDA, Ange for her support and to Heather for the support she gives every week driving to RDA. Well done and congratulations Mere....

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