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BOT Families Evening


The Board of Trustees hosted its annual families get together providing a BBQ sausage sizzle.  The tamariki (and parents) had plenty of laughter with some fun races and then a swim. 
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Year 7 and 8 Whitianga Leadership Camp


Our Year 7 and 8  children visited Whitianga for a 3 day Leadership Camp.  The camp involved Kai Māori at the beach, ferry to Ferry Landing, snorkelling, Shakespeare Cliff Track walk at Cooks Beach, Cathedral Cove, Hotwater Beach, Water hole and Waka Ama.
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Swimming Lessons


Room 16 enjoying swimming lessons with our swim coach.

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A Rollicking Good Show


The sound, the lights, the music, the styled hair, the make-up, and the costumes all came together on the night. The ensemble of young performers shimmering, glittering, bopping, waving and reaching out into the dark depths of the crowded hall, in chorus singing their opening number from the Jackson 5, “I’ll Be There”  Morrinsville School’s […]

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Pumpkin Soup


Last week we read a story about growing Pumpkins. The story was about a boy who helped his Grandad to grow pumpkins from seeds they had saved. When they harvested them, they made pumpkin soup together. Rhys and his Grandad also grow pumpkins (and lots of other veges too.) Rhys is like the boy in […]

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Puddle Fun


One morning when we went over to the swimming pool, we found a HUGE puddle of rain water. So when we were in our togs, we had some fun playing in it, splashing around and getting wet, before we went swimming!

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