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IF YOU

 

THEN YOU

     

Are unable to come to school

 

Ask a Parent/Caregiver to either phone the school 486 1132, press option one and leave a message or email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 8.30am.

     

Arrive late to school

  Report to the School Office as soon as you arrive at school with a note, signed by Parent/Caregiver explaining why you are late.
     
Have been absent   Bring a note from Parent/Caregiver to your Atawhai Group Teacher when you return.
     
Become ill while at school   Report to the Sick Bay – Parent/Caregiver is not allowed to collect you from school until you have reported to the Sickbay.
     
Are looking for lost property   Report to the School Office at interval or lunchtime.
     
Need to use your mobile phone at school   Mobile phones must remain switched off in class unless the classroom teacher gives specific permission for phones to be used. You may use your mobile phone at break times. If your parent/guardian needs to call you, this must not be during learning time.
     
Need to use a telephone in an emergency   Go to the School Office where you ask to use the phone. 
     
Want to see the Counsellors  

Go to the Counsellor’s Office where you will find a request for appointment slip to the right of the office door, fill this out and put it under the office door. The Counsellor will contact you with an appointment time. You may also email the counsellors for an appointment.

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Have an appointment during school time   Bring a signed note from home and have it signed by a Senior Leader. Take it to the School Office to sign out when you leave. Alternatively get your Parent/Guardian to email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. in advance.  
     
Have a request for leave during school term   A Parent/Caregiver should write a letter to the Principal explaining the reason and send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
     
Damage school property   Report to your teacher or the School Office
     
Change address or phone number   Inform the School Office  immediately.
     
Want Music tuition   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. this website under Co-curricular
     
Want to know what is happening   Read the daily notices on the Kamar portal, read the notice boards, read the newsletter or check the school website.
     
Do not have the correct uniform   Report to your Dean or the School Office. The correct uniform will be provided if possible or alternatively a Carmel College uniform pass will be issued which the student must carry. 
     
Have an item go missing/stolen   Report to School Office at lunchtime or interval. You will be reffered to a member of the Senior Leadership Team.
     
Want Careers information   See Mrs Bruce in the Careers Office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or consult your Dean.
     
Think you may be the victim of harassment   See any teacher, Dean or the Counsellor
     
Want to discuss your subject options   See your Dean or subject teacher
     
Find an abandoned/lost item   Take it to the School Office
     
Are interested in playing a sport   See the Sports Director, Annie Sadlier This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./(09)486 1132 ext 745 
     
     
You lose your ID card   Give your name at the School Office and a new card will be processed and given to your Atawhai Group Teacher – the cost will be charged to your student account
     
Need to top up my printing account   Go to the School office at lunchtime only where you can add money to your printing account – there is a minimum $2 charge for this top up.
     

 

Who can help you?

Deans

Alexander House  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Cecilia Maher House  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Justine House  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Kelly House  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
McAuley House  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Pompallier House  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Learning Support

There is a Learning Support Department in the school for students with special learning needs. Head of the Department of Learning Support is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Guidance Counsellor

A Guidance Counsellor is available to help students. All counselling aims at helping students resolve their own problems.

Key tasks include helping students:

  • Where there are difficulties relating to other students
  • With personal problems

Guidance Counsellors: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Career Advisors

If you need help with:

  • Career information
  • Finding work experience opportunities
  • Preparing for job interviews and CVs
  • Linking into short polytech courses

Careers Advisor: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Other

If you feel troubled or annoyed by someone harassing you, it is important to see someone about it. You could talk to:

  • Your Teacher
  • The School Counsellor
  • Your Dean
  • Staff in the School Office
  • A Student Leader