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2019 School Camps and Outdoor Education


Junior Classes Bowentown Beach Trip Wednesday 27 February Junior Classes Zoo Trip Term 4 – 21 November Year 3: Waharau Camp Wednesday 30 October to Friday 1 November Year 4: Waitomo Camp Monday 25 November to Thursday 28 November Years 5 & 6 Port Waikato Camp Sunday 10 March to Friday 15 March Year 6: […]

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2019 Term Dates


Term 1: 29 January 2019 (Tuesday) to 12. April 2019 (Friday) Term 2: 29 April 2019 (Monday) to 5 July 2019 (Friday) Term 3: 22 July 2019 to 27 September 2019 (Friday) Term 4: 14 October 2019 to 12 December 2019 (Thursday) The school is also closed during the 2019 year on the following statutory […]

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2019 Stationery Lists


Stationery lists for 2019 are as below.  Stationery 19 NE Stationery 19 Y1 Stationery 19 Y2 Stationery 19 Y3 Stationery 19 Y4 Stationery 19 Y5 Stationery 19 Y6 Stationery 19 Y7and8

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Matariki Celebrations Junior School


Our Junior school celebrated Matariki with a shared breakfast and pyjama day.  The tamariki had a great morning coming to school in their pyjamas and enjoying toast and milo for breakfast.  Below are some stories from Room 8 (Year 1) children about their morning.   ‘I like Matariki because we get to wear our pyjamas. […]

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Yr 7/8 Technology


At Tech we are working on LED bedside lamps.  The lamps are made out of plywood. First we cut out the platform or base and glued them together.  We had to use 3 pieces of wood so we could put the electrical wire through the middle. Then we made our shape to go on the […]

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Our Gallery Art


From Tuesday 26th June until Thursday 5th July our children’s artwork is on display at the Wallace Art Gallery in Morrinsville.  The children have worked very hard creating their artwork and love showing it to their families and whanau. Susan St Lawrence – Resident Artist at the Gallery is greatly impressed with our children’s art […]

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Easter Baking!


Room Four got stuck in to some yummy Easter baking last week.  We explored a fun icing recipe which creates a marbled effect.  Take a look at our cool creations!  

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Senior Swimming Sports


As I line up at the start, toes over the edge, I feel my heart pounding like a bouncy ball bouncing off my chest What's that?!  The clapper!  I better go!  Suddenly, everyone starts.  I join along too.  I race as fast as I can like a fast moving turtle in the water.  In the [...]
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Juniors visit to Hamilton Gardens


On Wednesday, me, Paige and Benjamin went to the Hamilton Gardens.  First we went past the pond and underneath the trees and over the bridge.  Then we came to a roundabout.  We chose a dark path and it echoed.  We went around the corner and came out at the vegetable garden.  We looked at all [...]
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