Telford Taster Day 2022

We have an exciting opportunity to travel to Telford as part of our Level 2 and 3 Agriculture classes on a combined SGHS and SBHS Agriculture field trip.

Telford is designing an entire day around our student’s interests and has developed hands-on practical experiences for the day. This is a rare opportunity and we are very pleased that our students can be a part of it. They will learn many on-farm practical skills and career opportunities that Telford offer but also in the Agricultural sector.  

Please read through the following information below and complete the permission form – due by 11 August 2022.

  • Date: Tuesday 16 August 2022
  • Venue: Telford Rural Polytechnic, 498 Owaka Highway, Balclutha.  Face masks may be required by the venue.
  • Who: Year 12/13 SGHS and SBHS Agriculture classes
  • Time/Transport: We will be travelling to the Taster Day on GoBus. Departing SGHS at 9:35 am / Returning to SGHS 4:00 pm.  All staff and students travelling on the bus must be wearing their face masks.
  • Uniform requirements: students can wear mufti clothing. Warm farm wear, gumboots, warm jacket, waterproof clothing, and beanie.
  • Cost: $20.00 per student – full payment due by 11 August 2022.
    • Please Note: Board financial procedure requires payment in full, by the due date for your child to purchase resources, participate in sports or attend trips/events. Payments received will be allocated to the oldest unpaid fees and charges owing on your child’s account first. Extra-curricular activities operate on a “pay before you play” policy.

If you have any questions regarding this day, please get in touch with our Teacher in Charge, Mrs Mel Young; [email protected]

  • Student Information:

    Please complete the following information for your child.
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  • I give permission for this information to be shared with the teacher in charge as required.

    I understand that this event is an opportunity for me to learn, practice skills, and gain attitudes and values in an environment outside of the school.  I realise that this requires me to take on genuine responsibility for my own enjoyment and safety and that of others.

    I agree to do the following to make this happen:

    • Show courtesy and consideration to others.
    • Follow the rules and instructions of staff and other supervisors at the events.
    • Look after myself and my personal belongings.
    • Declare medical conditions that could affect participation in the events.
    • Accept the rules set by the school for the events.

    I understand that my parents / caregivers will be contacted and I may be sent home at their expense if:

    • My actions are considered unacceptable by staff / supervisors of these events.
    • I breach the behaviour / discipline standards of the school
    • My actions put me or others in any danger.
  • Payment

    Any payments received for your child will be allocated to the oldest unpaid amounts sitting on your child's account first. Your child is not able to participate until all these amounts are paid in full.
  • $20.00 per student - full payment is due by 11 August 2022. If paying by instalments you must have the full amount paid by the due date.
  • If paying online please indicate below the date you will be paying.
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  • Parent/Caregiver Information:

  • Please enter a valid email address to receive a emailed version of this form once completed.
  • Parent/Caregiver Consent

    Please tick the boxes below to complete the Parent/Caregiver Consent.

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