About 8CS

Hello everyone!

This is 8CS 2016! We have two teachers! Mrs Compton-Moen teaches us on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We have a new teacher this year called Mrs. Staples. She teaches us on Thursdays and Fridays. She also teaches Yr 7 on a Tuesday.

Some facts about us:

  • We have 17 girls in our class.
  • We all like to read.
  • We are doing the 40 book challenge.
  • We have a boarder in our class
  • We do a personal project on something we are passionate about

We are looking forward to getting to know you better! 


  1. What a great post, 8C. I am so glad you are getting lots out of quadblogging. Keep up the good work and I look forward to more feedback from you.

    1. Thank-you for reading our posts and the blog


  2. Mufti Day was lots of fun. Everyone is so happy when its mufti day. Its good to get out of your school uniform once in a while. 8C is a realy good class. Mrs CM is a funny and nice teacher

    Ella :)

    1. I like mufti days too and I'm in the school council so I organise the mufti days. We also like having sausage sizzle days and ice cream Sunday days.

    2. Mufti day sounds like a success. I love mufti days

  3. Kaiah,Room1,Auroa School,Taranaki
    Hi 8C I would just like to ask you some questions.
    1.How long have you had your blog up for?
    2.What sports do you play?
    3.What year did your school first open?
    4.Why do you have 2 teachers and 16 students?
    5.How many play area's do you have?
    6.Do you have a school mascot if so what is it?
    7.Does your school have values if so what are they?
    8.What suburb of Christchurch is your school?
    9.Was your school effected in the earthquake?
    10.How do you get to school?

    1. Hi I am Grace.M

      HI Kaiah,Room1,Auroa School,Taranaki The sports that we play are
      6.T Ball

      What sports do you play ?
      how many people do you have in your class?

    2. I play soccer and we have 56 students in our class, we have 3 teachers.

    3. I play soccer and we have 56 students in our class, we have 3 teachers.

    4. I play soccer and we have 56 students in our class, we have 3 teachers.

    5. I'm from Paparoa street school and I play Football. We have 56 students in our class and 3 teachers.

    6. Hi,
      I have 56 people in my class(it is a mixed class) and 1 full time teacher and 2 teachers that take turns. I play Touch,Cricket,Basketball,Netball and I also like running and swimming.

  4. Alyssa, Room 1 Auroa school Taranaki. These are some questions about your school:
    1. What do you do in your holiday break?
    2. Where is your school located?
    3. Do you have a school mascot?
    4. Do you have school values?
    5. Do you have sports days?
    6. Do you have a student council?
    7. Do they have a school uniform
    8. Do they have a school mascot like we have?
    9. Is your school in the country or in the city?
    10. Do you do cross country at your school?

    1. Hello Alyssa my name is Anna and I am part of 8c at Selwyn House.
      In my holiday break I read lots and play the piano and cello. Also in the summer break I went to adelade with my dad and older sister. One day it was 47 degrees!!
      Our school is located in Christchurch in Merivale.
      Our school mascot is the bird, the sky lark.
      Our school motto is I am, I can, I ought, I will.
      Yes we have sports days, we also have PE for about 1 hour to a hour and a half.
      No we do not have a student council but we do have something called Ambassodors who work with the princapal and 'promote' the school. When people come the show them around and the speak in public.
      Yes we have a brown school uniform.Our summer uniform we nickname 'pjs'. These 'pj's' are a t-shirt and shorts in brown and white strips. Our winter uniform is a dress called a gym tunic with a white blouse, short or long sleeve underneath and a tie. We also have a Brown cardigan with brown strips down the arm and a blazer.
      Our school is in Christchurch near the city centre.
      Yes we do cross country :)
      Hope that answers your questions. Please check out our other blog post and please comment :)

  5. Hi my name is Jade I saw your video it was really cool.I was wondering if the cooking is a class or is it just an extra activity when your finished all your work.I hope to here back bye.

    1. Hi Jade,
      We have a cooking class called Food Tech which is an actual subject and then their is an after school cooking class for anyone who wants to do it.
      From Aria, 8CF


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