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Selwyn Times: February 14, 2017


14 Tuesday February 14 2017 SCHOOLS SELWYN TIMES A number of new pupils have started at schools around Selwyn for term one. Bella and Oliver started at West Melton School, along with, James, Ella, Phoenix, Maddy, Ella and Finlay (right). Greendale School, From left, front row – Dylan, Konnor, Khloe and Saphia. Back row – Daniel, Ericka, Jaxon and Tiami. Weedons School. From left, back row – Gemma, Harriet, Lachie, TK and Kase. Front row – Connor, Angus, Joe and Samantha. (Above left): New West Melton School pupils. From left, back row – Riko, Brooke and Connor. Front row: Jake, Hamish, Sam, Henry and Zoe. (Above right): Front row – Angus, Ethan, Bianca and Alek. Second row – Clay, Fazer, Malalei and Dolph. Third row – Max, Harry, Owen, Riley and Jamie. Back row – Tom, Luke and Max. (Right) – Tyler, George, Maggie, Camellia, Kyan and Charlie. New Before & After School Care Programme! Top Cats Before & After School Care West Melton Where children come to have fun! Join us for the National Dedication and Civic Memorial Service to mark the sixth anniversary of the February 22 Earthquake What National Dedication and Civic Memorial Service When 22 February 2017, 12 noon – 2pm Where Canterbury Earthquake National Memorial, between the Montreal Street Bridge and Durham Street, Central City, Christchurch Who All welcome • Top Cats is a new service offering quality before and after school care for children attending West Melton Primary School • Brand new purpose-built room located at The Cat’s Pyjamas Preschool & Nursery West Melton • Separate spacious indoor and outdoor areas • Age-appropriate resources & equipment • Caring and dedicated teachers • Safe, fun & stimulating environment • Approved by the Ministry of Social Development • Oscar Subsidies available • Before School 7.30am - 9am & After School 3pm - 6pm For more details visit or Call 741-1785 or email: Further details available at

SELWYN TIMES Tuesday February 14 2017 15 West Melton School held a community fun day to help students make new friends at the start of the school year. Activities included dress-up races, an obstacle course, cooling off in the school pool and picnic lunches with families. HAVING A BLAST: Devon and Stacey, both 10, made good use of the playground. Leeston Consolidated School. Front row – Heidi, Jamison and Alesha. Back row – Ella and Charlotte. Rolleston Primary School Aydan Brown started at Springston School on January 31. •More schools, p16 TAKE THAT: Will and Ollie, both 8, made creative use of the pool equipment. GETTING READY: Harry, 6, preparing for the dress-up race. ON THE DOMAIN LINCOLN 4 March 2017 ACC Paralympics New Zealand Open Day Come along to this free event to learn more about Para-Sport in your region You can have a go and check out demonstrations by Para-Athletes. You’ll also have the chance to meet some of the medallists from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Tickets ON SALE NOW Mi-Sex Dragon Sharon O’Neill Debbie Harwood Margaret Urlich Annie Crummer Jordan Luck Band Jason Kerrison Live in Lincoln Cowles Stadium Pages Rd, Aranui, Christchurch Saturday 18 February 2016 10am – 3pm Find out more at