In Term 1 the Senior school students had the opportunity to learn about being safe in the surf at Mangawhai Heads. It was a challenging as well as a fun day for everyone. Thank you to the teachers and parents for helping to make this [...]
In Term 1 the Junior School have been learning about the ocean and all the creatures that live in it. part of their learning was to visit The Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre at Leigh.
The new entrance classrooms are learning about shapes in maths. The children went outside to find shapes in the environment. Look at what they found. Shapes are everywhere!
Every Thursday the students and teachers take part in Discovery Time. The students can choose and plan a project which the teachers support them in achieving. The key competencies and school values play an important role in this learning. School Values - from the SHARE [...]
School Starts: 8.30 am Morning Tea: 10.10 am to 10.30 am Office Closed 10:10 am to 10:30 am Lunch Play: 12.00 to 12.35 pm Office Closed 12:00 to 12:30 pm Lunch Eating: 12.35 pm to 12.50 pm School Finishes 2.20 pm
Our School Picnic was a wonderful success, everyone came back happy, tired and relaxed. All the teachers said the children were fantastically well behaved, and they enjoyed themselves too. Thanks goes to all the parents and caregivers who assisted us with the picnic. Without you the [...]
The PTA ran a wacky hair Day to help raise money for i pads in the junior school. The students came to school looking really, really wacky! Have a look at some of the photos.
We are very proud of our speech winners this year. A big thank you to Barbara and Dave for coming and listening to our amazing speeches and picking the winners. Year 1 = Esme - Crying Caterpillar Poem Year 2 = Wihemara - Me Poem [...]
Hoiho (Room 4) worked on the 'Matariki Board' with Mrs Ellis and Nicole to create a masterpiece. You can view the board and the other schools boards at the Matakohe Kauri Museum. Our School were asked to recreate a whakataukī for the Puriri tree: Ka kata [...]