Reminder - Study Smarter Workshop
Study Smarter Student Workshop - Monday 6th July
Presenter: Karen Boyes – Study Skills Expert
Venue: Hamilton Boys’ High School Study Centre Time: 9am to 3pm
Students from the Hamilton area are warmly invited to attend the Study Smarter Workshop on the first Monday of the upcoming school holidays. The presenter, Karen Boyes is described as Australasia’s “Mrs Education.” An expert in effective teaching, learning and living, Karen turns her research into practical and simple-to-use techniques that create success. Her workshops at Hamilton Boys’ have proven to be immensely popular in previous years, with attendees learning some excellent strategies for studying and preparing for examinations.
As the Founder of Spectrum Education, an author, publisher of the Teachers Matter Magazine and an Associate Director of the Institute for the Habits of Mind, Karen is an expert of teaching and learning throughout the world. A dynamic presenter, she inspires teachers and students globally.
Students will learn the powerful strategies that make a difference to their study. Through the use of simple, easy to apply and yet practical ideas, students can boost their own performance and exam results.
Please see attachment for more information and registration details.
Parents' Association Meeting
Our next Parents' Association Meeting is being held on Tuesday, 23rd June at 7.00pm in the Staffroom.
HBHS Parents' Association
BUSIT Ticketing Changes - 6 July 2020
Please find attached information from BUSIT regarding changes to their card system from Monday, 6 July 2020.
HBHS Badminton 2020
Dear Parents/Caregivers and Badminton Players
We are in the process of getting ready for the up-coming Badminton Season for 2020. Please click on this link if you would like to register your son.
The fee is for your son to be part of the HBHS Badminton club and participate in the Waikato competition and/or be part of the development league (Division 3).
Fees must be paid to the School Shop by Friday, 3rd July 2020.
If paying via internet banking, the HBHS Account details are:
Westpac Hamilton 031556 0085411 00
To enable us to credit the correct amount, please add your son's name and ID number (eg 10112)
UNIFORM: The HBHS PE Uniform is compulsory. This is purchased at the school shop. The premier teams will be supplied with playing kit.
DRAW for Div 1, Div 2, and Div 3 players: The draw is put up on the Sports Notice Board and the website:
Div 1 and 3 games are held on Tuesdays, Div 2 games are held on Thursdays. Training and practice for all players will be held on Thursdays after school between 2.30pm and 4.00pm.
NOTE: Badminton runs for the whole of Term Two and most of Term Three. All players who register must be committed to attendance at all games and communicate with their team manager if they are not going to be there.
Students participating in the Waikato Secondary School competition are expected to make arrangements to get to their venue on time. If there is an issue they must speak to their manager or me the day prior to the match so we can help to make arrangements.
Any queries, please contact me.
Mufti Day Thursday, 18 June
Thursday, 18 June is a Mufti Day.
If students wish to wear mufti, we ask them to please bring $2.00.
All funds raised go to the Mental Health Foundation.
HBHS Senior Management