SMC Weekly News 18 August 2017



Yr 11, 12 and 13 only. The fee $76.70 to be paid to the school account by
Tuesday 12 September.
Account Number – 02-0585-0002457-002
Particulars – Surname + 1st and 2nd initial
Code: Ako Class
Reference – NZQA

Financial assistance forms 
are due to Ms Hardwick by Thursday 31 August with the correct fee paid to the school by the Tuesday 12 September. Forms are available from Ms Hardwick or the front office.
NZQA charge a late fee of $50 in the event that the fee is not made on time.

Senior Badminton
Congratulations to SMC 4 Team – who have qualified to compete at the CSW Senior Regional Badminton Finals – Friday 18th August, reporting 12.15pm – Badminton Hall Hataitai.

Senior Basketball: Girls ‘Glory League” Premiership – Sharp Cup
Girls continue their unbeaten record.
Game tonight vs. HVHS – 6pm ASB Sports Centre.

Football: Regional Premier 1 – Capital Football Trophy
1st X1 vs. St Oran’s – 6.45pm Wakefield Artificial Park.

Good Luck to both our teams playing tonight:
1st X1 play Wellington East Girls College – 5.15pm NHS 1
2nd X1 play Wellington Girls College – 5.00pm NHS 3
Good Luck to our Netball Teams – heading into final series tomorrow.
SMC Netball Team Standings are as follows:
SMC 1 – 1st Premier 2 Grade
SMC 2 – 8th Premier Reserve 1 Grade
SMC 3 – 1st Premier Reserve 2 Grade
SMC 4 – 3rd Premier Reserve 4 Grade
SMC 5 – 1st Collegiate 1B Grade
SMC 6 – 2nd Collegiate 1C Grade
SMC 7 – 1st Collegiate 2A Grade
SMC 8 – 5th Collegiate 2D Grade
SMC 9 – 5th Collegiate 2C Grade
SMC 10 – 3rd Collegiate 3A Grade
SMC 11 – 5th Collegiate 3A Grade
SMC 12 – 2nd Collegiate 3A Grade
SMC 13 – 2nd Collegiate 4A Grade
SMC 14 – 1st Collegiate 4C Grade
SMC 15 – 4th Collegiate 4B Grade
SMC 16 – 6th Collegiate 4C Grade
SMC 17 – 1st Junior Collegiate 1A Grade
SMC 18 – 2nd Junior Collegiate 1C Grade
SMC 19 – 2nd Junior Collegiate 1B Grade
SMC 20 – 5th Junior Collegiate 1D Grade
More in-depth netball news regarding our students’ representative and international achievements is posted on the Sports Website:

Congratulations to our Premier 1st XV team defeating Aotea College 51-12. Also, great heart and effort from our 10 aside team, going down to Porirua College.
SMC 1 1st XV team vs. Fielding Girls School – 26th August 2017 (venue tbc)

Well done to: Brenna Winter, Rosa Livingstone, Millie Day-Ellis and Hollie Reynolds – competed well at last night’s CSW Huia Cup Swim Relays at Naenae Pool.
Water Polo
First game – Monday 21st August vs Wellington East Girls College, 4.30pm WRAC
Upcoming Sports Events

SMC Uniforms – General Guidelines:
Uniform that is not returned within ONE WEEK of the final game will be charged to the student’s account at $150 per item. Uniforms can be collected at the end of the season by coaches/managers or can be returned to the Sports Office in a bag with your name, form class and sports code written on a piece of paper inside.

Student Achievements
We are very proud of all our student sporting achievements and want to share these accolades. I am not always aware of what sporting events your daughters may be competing at and would appreciate you letting me know…photos a real bonus!

Coming up this Term:
CSW Senior Badminton Finals – Friday 18th August
Hurricanes Girls Rugby Qualifier – Saturday 20th August
RSSL Netball Finals – Monday 28th August
Year 13 Formal 2 Sept
Winter tournament: 4 Sept – 8 Sept.
SMC Auction: 15 Sept
Mercy Week -11 Sept – 15 Sept

Yours in Mercy and Wisdom
Helen Hardwick
Acting Principal