Kaharoa School

Term Four • 2017

End of an Era

Reluctantly I have had to accept a resignation letter from our long standing staff member, teacher of 20 years and Deputy Principal of 9 years, Ms Stella van Gelder. Stella will be moving on at the end of the year to start an exciting new stage of her life in Nelson. She and her husband Maurice are looking forward to being nearer their family. [Read More...]

Principal - Warwick Moyle
B.O.T. Chairperson - Sarah Coatsworth
Kaharoa Road RD, RD6 Rotorua 3096
t: (07) 332 3444
e: office@kaharoa.school.nz


Sports Photos

posted: Tue, October 31, 2017

Please note that the school sport’s team photos have been postponed to 28 November 2017. Nearer the time (via this website) we will let coaches and managers know the order of photographs in the hope that you can be part of your team’s photograph.

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School Pool Tags

posted: Sat, October 21, 2017

The school pool will be opening to the school and the community from Friday 1st December (depending on the temperature of the pool).

File Download: Pool_TAG_Hire.doc

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Order Your Production DVD Now!

posted: Fri, September 29, 2017

The 2017 Production DVD is available at a cost of $15. If you would like to order a DVD, please contact the office by the end of next week so I can place the order.

Recent Past Pupil Success

posted: Tue, November 14, 2017

Congratulations to the following past pupil Adam Schweizer who was a prize giving recipient at John Paul College

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A Big Thanks!

posted: Fri, November 10, 2017

On behalf of my family and myself, I would like to say a massive thanks to all the Kaharoa School staff, children & parents & our local community for the amazing support we have received. From classroom children sending heartfelt get well letters which made me cry and giggle, to many get well cards, gorgeous flowers, little treats and gifts, baking & meals. We have been so overwhelmed and so humbled by everyone.

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Past Pupil Achievements November 2017

posted: Thu, November 09, 2017

Congratulations to our past pupils listed below who have been recognised at recent Western High School Prize Givings

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Outstanding Fees

posted: Thu, November 09, 2017

There are still a number of families with outstanding fees for 2017. Please pay these by the end of this term. You can either pay by cash, cheque or direct credit into the Kaharoa School bank account number 12 3155 0189083 00. Phone or email the office and we can let you know what is outstanding. Thanks for your understanding and support.

Group Day Results

posted: Thu, November 09, 2017

Well done to the following all the students who represented Kaharoa School at the Rotorua District Group Day Upper Atiamuri School. The children had a fun day and did really well.

File Download: Group_day_ss_2017.xlsx

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Farewell for Stella van Gelder

posted: Thu, November 09, 2017

​Farewell for Stella van Gelder 15th Dec

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National Chess Tournament

posted: Wed, November 08, 2017

Congratulations to the following children for competing in the National Chess Tournament last weekend:

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Congratulations Touch Reps!

posted: Wed, November 08, 2017

​Congratulations to Rohm Dixon and Oliver Weaver for making it into the U/14 Central Rep Touch Team and to Hunter Weaver for making it into the U/12 Central Rep Touch Team.

Chess Coaching

posted: Wed, November 01, 2017

Remaining chess coaching dates with Laurens Goormachtigh are

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Kaharoa School Office and School Administration

posted: Wed, October 25, 2017

Some of you will be aware that Heidi Vosse our Office Administrator will be away from work for a number of weeks as she recovers from a car accident. As you will all appreciate Heidi makes the job of communication, teacher payroll, Board secretary, Principal’s secretary and many other tasks appear straightforward.

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Term Dates 2018

posted: Sat, October 21, 2017

2017 Term 4 Monday 16 October - Friday 15 December 2018 -Term 1 - Tuesday 30 January - Friday 13 April -Term 2 - Monday 30 April - Friday 6 July -Term 3 - Monday 23 July - Friday 28 September -Term 4 - Monday 15 October - 13 or 14 December (TBC)


posted: Thu, October 19, 2017

Thank you to all the families who filled a shoebox of goodies for Operation Christmas Child. Our Kaharoa children filled approximately 50 boxes which will be sent to children in the islands in the Pacific. There will be some very happy children this Christmas.

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