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  Thursday 26 October 2017 Facebook share

Motto:
To be the best
we can be

Kia eke ki nga taumata

Vision:
Connect Challenge Empower
Hono - Whakatara
- Whakamana

Mission:
Together we inspire learning
Whakahui, whakamanawa, tatou, ako

O R C A

Ownership
Rangatiratanga

Respect 
Manaakitanga

Collaborate 
Whanaungatanga

Achieve 
Ako

Food for Thought/ Whakatauki (proverbs)

UPCOMING EVENTS

Community Notices

TRAVELWISE

PFA MEETING
All Welcome

 

Dear Parents and Students,

Proudly Flying Our School Flag

A big thank you to Warren Frogley and his team of helpers who assisted with the refurbishment of our school flagpole. Much appreciated.

 

Important Dates and Events for you to know

  1. Tomorrow evening is our school halloween disco evening. Everyone is invited to come along and enjoy the fun. Click the ad below to find out more.
  2. Year 6 Camp Meeting Tuesday 31 October 6.30 - 7.15pm in the staffroom. We would like all Year 6 parents to attend if possible.
  3. On Wednesday, November 15, from 7 - 8.15pm, we will have our Term 4 community meeting. This meeting will cover areas like : class levels, teachers and classrooms for 2018; meet the teacher on day 1, 2018; changes for 2018: end of year assemblies, reports, stationery, class placement and a few other things. Hope you can put some time aside to be there. More information on this will come in the following weeks.
  4. Weather depending, we are encouraging our families to bring a picnic and come together as a school community to share some Xmas spirit. This will be on Monday, December 4 from 6 to 7.30pm. Please note corrected date. 
  5. The end of year assemblies will be held on Thursday 14 December. Year 1 & 2 from 9.30 - 10.30am. Year 3 & 4 from 11.00am - 12.00pm. Year 5 & 6 from 1.00 - 3.00pm. 
  6. Last day of school this year is Friday, December 15. School closes at 12.30pm.
  7. Start of year information - the days where all children and their parents are requested to meet with their teachers are Monday February 5, and Wednesday February 7.
  8. Parent request forms for class placement of their children in 2018 will be attached to next week’s newsletter.

Looking forward to a great term together.
Kevin

GET YOUR COSTUME READY and be prepared
for a SPOOKY night of family fun.

STUDENT SUCCESSES

*Lions Club Speech Contest

*Badminton and Table Tennis Champs 

*Gymnastics Competition

*Tennis Coaching

and more...


WHO AM I?

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Libby Staden-Lea


 
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