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18 August 2015
Basketball Congratulations to all our Basketball Teams who are wrapping up their seasons now. The Junior A Girls placed 2nd in the B Grade, Junior Blue Boys placed 6th in the C Grade and the Senior Boys A placed 11th in the B Grade. Good luck to the Junior A Boys are playing off for 3rd/4th in the B Grade on the 9 September. The Year 7 & 8 teams are also playing very well, with the PC Girls Storm and the PC Dominator Boys currently sitting top of their grades. There is just 2 weeks left for the league finishing...
NZ Model United Nations
13 August 2015
During the first week of the holidays, Victoria Rhodes-Carlin Y13 attended the new Zealand Model United Nations (NZMUN) in Wellington. This is run by UN Youth New Zealand, who select 250 student from all over New Zealand to attend. Model United Nations is a simulation of the United Nations that aims to educate participants about current events, topics in international relations, diplomacy and the United Nations agenda. Each student represents a country in all committees, debating their views, negotiating with the other nations to...
Grease Production huge success!
6 August 2015
The Grease production was an amazing showcase of our talented students. Here is a few pictures of their performance.   SCHOOL NAME CHANGE!  It is proposed that Papamoa College changes its official name to Rydell High School - at least for the week of 3 - 8 August 2015. The name Rydell High School is considered to be easier to say, it sounds good in a chant and has a yesteryear feel to it. Comments on this proposal are most welcome.           Book, Music and Lyrics By JIM...
Heart Kids Bay of Plenty
5 August 2015
Here's an opportunity to bid on original artwork in support of a great cause!   Heart Kids Bay Of Plenty is an organisation that works to support children with heart defects in our region. During the appeal week, they are running a Charity Art Auction on TradeMe, in the hope to raise funds. Some of our Year 11 Art and Design students (and Mrs MacDuff) have donated original artworks for the cause. You can see some of these on display at Bayfair Shopping Centre from Wednesday 5 August. The auction will be...

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