Meet The Teacher Evening – Change to start times

We look forward to seeing you on Thursday at this year’s Meet the Teacher Evening. This is an opportunity for parents to come along, meet your children’s new teacher and learn about routines and expectations in the different classes.

We are starting our Meet The Teacher Evening at the earlier time of 5.00pm. Can Taupiri parents please go directly to their children’s classrooms at this time.

At 5.30pm there will be a whole school welcome at the Tamahere Community Centre (TCC), which all parents, including our new families are warmly invited to attend.

At 5.55pm our Pirongia parents will meet at their children’s classrooms, with the Maungatautari parents session commencing at 6:25pm.

5.00pm – Taupiri

5.30pm – Whole School Welcome in the TCC

5.55pm – Pirongia

6.25pm – Maungatautari

Whanau Shirts this Friday for Whanau Tabloids

This is a reminder for all students to come to school on Friday proudly wearing their whanau shirts. Please ensure that they come to school prepared for the day’s events, with hats, sunblock and drink bottles! All supporters are welcome!

Upcoming School Events….

Pirongia Syndicate Museum Trip

– Tuesday 25th February (Kowhai 4 & Matai 11)
– Wednesday 26th February (Nikau 1, Kauri 2 & Kawakawa 3)

Teacher Only Day – Monday 2nd March

Swimming Sports – Wednesday 4th March (Pirongia & Maungatautari)

Pumpkin Night – Saturday 4th April

Library News

Can all summer holiday reading books please be returned to the school library.
The school library will be open term 1 after school on a Monday until 5.30pm.
Students must have a caregiver with them.
Thank you for your support.

Ice Block Fridays are back for Term 1

When: Every Friday during Term 1
Where: Outside Titoki 6 (Junior School) and Karaka 15 (Senior School)
Time: 2:30pm
Cost: $1 per Ice block (Flavours: Lemonade, Traffic Lights and Splash – subject to availability)

Note: If there are any parents who would be happy to offer a small amount of time to support the PTA and help sell the ice blocks in the junior school (between 2.20pm – 2.45pm on one or more Fridays this term), please contact Sandra Reynolds – 0274 155 535.

Thank you for supporting this PTA Fundraiser.