Dec 012017
Supporting our School Parents

Two options we offer this week. You can pick up a foil tray from the Parish Office and fill it with a meal and drop it back to the office; or join with others on Thursday at 1pm to make Shepherd Pies for families. Contact Kirsten Challies for more details.

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Sep 082017
St Bede's College is looking for volunteers...can you help?

St Bede’s College are looking for reader and writer volunteers for senior assessments every week until the end of this term and for the first two weeks of next term. In particular we are looking for people to help out for two hours on Tuesday the 19th September from 8:30am until 10:30am. You don’t need [more…]

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Aug 182017
From our Parish School

In Kaupeka (Y7/8) we are working on a PBL (Project Based Learning) about New Zealand Politics. Over the next few weeks we have local electoral candidates coming in for Q&A sessions with the year 7/8s. We invite parishioners to come in and listen. Jo Hayes (National, CHCH East) Wed 23rd August – 9:30am. Dr Duncan [more…]

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Dec 022016
Kama's Toy Drive

Kama Hall, a year 7 student at St Francis of Assisi Catholic School is running a Toy Drive for the Christchurch Hospital Children’s Ward & Acute Children’s Assessment Ward. Only new items accepted.  We are looking for boys and girls items age range from new born to 13 years. These will be wrapped and taken [more…]

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Oct 212016
St Francis City Thunder takes out the win

The Parish Staff challenged the Year 8 pupils at the school to a game of Basketball last Wednesday. While prior to the game we had a discussion on ‘losing with decorum’, we hadn’t quite realised the fire power we had, particularly in our Indian Import Player, Fr Paul, but also in our Papanui Import, Fr [more…]

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