Home Economics is relevant, challenging, enjoyable, interesting, and useful. As a subject it provides meaningful and real-life learning experiences for students. Students will develop an understanding of how their food choices affect their wellbeing. They learn about the actions necessary to improve their own wellbeing and that of their family and community in New Zealand.
Through the process of selecting, preparing, cooking and serving food, students develop their creativity and experience a sense of accomplishment. At the same time they develop skills that contribute to their well-being.
Food Technology focusses on developing knowledge and skills about the use of ingredients to process, preserve, pack and store products.
Home Economics creates vocational and learning pathways for future nutritionists, dietitians, policy advisors, early childhood educators, home economics teachers, health practitioners, food technologists, food writers, food stylists, researchers, food product developers, chefs, hotel management and sport nutritionists.
Saturday, 17 August
HV Netball Finals
Sunday, 18 August
Mountain Biking Makara
Monday 19 August
Teacher Only Day - school is closed for instruction
Tuesday, 20 August
- Yr 10-12 Subject Selection Opens
8.45am - Music Roadshow
Wednesday, 21 August
3.30pm - Leadership Applications Close
3.30pm - Homework Club
3.30pm - Māori Achieve
7.00pm - Board of Trustees Meeting (Library)
7.00pm - Yr 10 Mathswell
Thursday, 22 August
3.30pm - Big Sister Programme
7.00pm - Vietnam Trip Fundraiser
Friday, 23 August
- Yr 13 Wellington Tertiary Open Day
9.00am - CSW Senior Badminton Final
Saturday, 24 August
Sunday, 25 August