One of the many pleasures of my job is reading the children’s reports after a year of learning. Often in these reports I read comments which tell of the wonderful progress your child is making in reading, the great support parents are providing and the importance of maintaining this momentum over the holidays. [Read More...]
We are holding our school triathlon on Tuesday 15 December. This event will start earlier to allow Room Totara, Tawa and Rata time to move to temporary spaces in readiness for Stage 1 of the senior block upgrade. We are also hoping that some parents may be available to donate some time to assist with this move. If you are able to assist please let Heidi at the office know.
The electronic pool keys are available to the community for a cost of $100.00 with a $20 bond refunded once the key is returned at the end of Term 1, 2016. The pool will be ready for swimming on Monday 30th November onwards. Please contact the school office if you are interested in a key for the summer.
There are still a number of outstanding Activity, Tech Arts, Sports, and School Donations overdue. These do need to be paid by end of this term. If you have any queries about your account, please contact the office on 07 3323444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or if you would like to organise an automatic payment. The school bank account is ASB 12 3155 0189083 00.
Thanks to Mrs Anne Coleman RTLit (Resource Teacher of Literacy) who tutored and facilitated our four workshops so well.
To our wonderful Roots of Empathy teacher – Lucy Menzies -her Mum Rachel, her Dad Shaun and big brother Jackson!
All players must wear enclosed shoes on the field whilst playing and the Kaharoa sports uniform. Rotorua Touch Association will provide referee/s for all games. All mixed teams must have 3 females on the field at all times. The field layout is attached. You can also go into the Rotorua Touch website for more information - www.sportsground.co.nz/rotoruatouchjnrs
File Download: touch_field_layout.pdf
The pool opens on Monday 30 November for swimming. Children can bring their togs & towel to school and the teachers may take them for swimming depending on the weather.
Well done to Zoe & Kate U for their amazing effort with the Mystery Xmas lunch today.
A big thanks to Peter & Jacqui Guyton for the use of their trailer for a couple of weeks.
We are delighted to welcome: -Saveth Pon and his family from Hamilton. Saveth will be teaching in Room Tawa (7). -Gaynor Lincoln will be teaching in Room Miro (4) for Term 1 & 2 while Leanne Hale is on a Royal Foundation Science Scholarship. -Sarah McGovern will be covering teachers classroom release time.
Dear Community Thank you to the parents that provided the board and our school with constructive feedback for our recently sent communications survey.
Parents I want to knock any rumours on the head before they start. We are not building a drilling rig at the front of the school to drill for oil.
School group registrations have now CLOSED but you can still register online at www.try.weetbix.co.nz at the cost of $44.00 per child. The date for the Tryathlon is Sunday 13th December.
Could the children please return all library books on their library days. All books are to be returned by Friday 4th December as we need to do a stocktake for the end of year.
The children of Room Rimu and Rata have made a great impression on Tanner and Val’s school in Spain (see attached photos).
Principal - Warwick Moyle
B.O.T. Chairperson - Bart Vosse
Kaharoa Road RD 6, Rotorua 3096
t: (07) 332 3444
f: (07) 332 3401
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