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NZQA Exams

Senior students have viewed their admission slips and these will be handed out with a Candidate Information Sheet by form teachers over the next few days.  It is a requirement that they bring their admission slip to each exam.  NZQA exams start at Okaihau College on Thursday 10th November with the Level 1 English.

To be prepared for your exams please be at school at 9.00 am for a morning exam and 1.30 pm for an afternoon exam.  All exams are in the hall.

Candidate Information Sheet –

NZQA Timetable –

If you have any questions please see Mrs Campbell asap – including if you lose your slip before your exam.

Okaihau College Prizegivings

Senior Prizegiving – Tuesday 13 December 2016

Years 11 to 13 at 7.00 p.m. All senior students are required to wear a high standard of dress. Please bring a plate of food for a shared supper.

Junior Prizegivings – Wednesday 14 December 2016

Years 7 and 8 at 12.30 p.m and Years 9 and 10 at 2.00 p.m. All junior students are required to wear correct school uniform.

Parents/Caregivers/Whanau All Welcome – Invitations will be sent out closer to the day.

The Sir Peter Blake Trust Youth EnviroLeaders’ Forum 2017

Applications for the 2017 Sir Peter Blake Youth EnviroLeaders’ Forum will be opening in December 2016. This exciting event will be held in Auckland from 18-24 April, 2017.

Delegates are selected to represent their schools and regions on this outdoor expedition through Auckland and the region to learn about environmental issues facing New Zealand, particularly coastal management, ocean health, and marine biodiversity. Inspiring and informative speakers will meet and engage with the delegates.

Applications are sought from Year 11-13 students with leadership potential and a passion for the environment. Applications close February 24th 2017 – details of how to register can be found at