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Media Studies


Groups of year 10 Media Studies students are working towards entries for the Fair Go Ad competition.
Creating a PRODUCT out of plastic bottles - milk, juice, and drink bottles. Glue guns are steaming through the glue, tape is winding and binding, scissors are slicing... We will have wearable creations, furniture and useful implements.
Each product will then be 'sold' via an ADVERTISEMENT that the students have to plan, film, edit and submit to Fair Go for judging.


Pictured below Liam and Falcon compete in the annual Mairehau High School Cantamath competition.


The winning year 9 team was Georgina Free and Jessica-Rose Hutt

The winning year 10 team was Phoenix Neilson and Stevie Deacon

The winning Waka for both the year 9 and year 10 competitions was Waka Katea


Tammy recieves the year 9 Waka Trophy on behalf of Waka Katea.


Marieka recieves the year 10 Waka Trophy on behalf of Waka Katea.

Upcoming Events

Thu 22 March
Report Evening 4.30pm-7.00pm


Fri 23 Mar
Staff Only Day
Ki-o-rahi Canterbury-wide Competition


Sat 24 Mar
Sheila Winn Competition


Mon 26 Mar
Mairehau vs Wild
Yr 13 Victoria University Liaison Officer visit


Tue 27 Mar
Mairehau vs Wild


Wed 28 Mar
Mairehau vs Wild


Thu 29 Mar
Outdoor Ed 101 Sailing


Fri 30 Mar-Tue 3 Apr
Easter Holiday


Wed 4 Apr
Otago Uni Yr 9-11 Maths Competition
Yr 12 Outdoor Ed Kayak Assessment


Thu 5 Apr
Whanau Day


Mon 9 Apr
Yr 9 Camp at Glentui + Yr 13 Outdoor Ed


Tue 10 Apr
Yr 9 Camp at Glentui + Yr 13 Outdoor Ed
Yr 12 Discovery Day


Wed 11 Apr
Yr 9 Camp at Glentui + Yr 13 Outdoor Ed


Fri 13 Apr
Senior Outdoor Ed Tramp


Mon 30 Apr



Every term we publish a newsletter celebrating some of the significant happenings at Mairehau High School.

December 2017 Newsletter


October 2017 Newsletter


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