Tuia Wananga

The Westland High School students recently attended a Tuia wānanga at Arahura Marae.

Tuia Te Tai Poutini is a non-profit organisation that aims to support Rangatahi Māori of Te Tai Poutini through wānanga and projects to build a strong positive sense of themselves as Māori young people.

35 students participated from Westland High School and school’s from; Greymouth, Westport, Reefton, Nelson and Twizel. 

As part of the wānanga they attended a presentation on the teenage brain by Nathan Mikaere-Wallis, a neuroscience educator. They also took part in the local awa restoration project.

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Friday 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

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13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.
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