Our Cornerstone Value for this term is RESPECT. Our definition is ‘Willingness to treat with courtesy; to hold in high regard; to honour, to care about yourself and others’. This means being caring. Sitting alongside this is our key competency of being a Self Manager this includes concepts such as managing distractions, perseverance, meeting challenges and resilience. [Read More...]
Our PTA is a fun group of parents and caregivers who organise fundraising events to assist with raising money for our school and our children’s learning. Our AGM is on Wednesday 3rd April from 5.45pm - 7pm in the School Staffroom - drinks & nibbles provided.
File Download: AGM_nomination_form.docx
The Board invites applications from parents who wish to enrol their sons and daughters at Kaharoa School for Term 2, 2019.
Book now! Parent Teacher Interviews will be held on Wednesday 27 March from 3-8pm and Thursday 28th March from 3-6pm. Interview times are in 15 min slots. Book your interview times online by going to the school interviews website www.schoolinterviews.co.nz (enter event code hh5k7 ). Follow the prompts to enter your details if you are making appointments for two or more students make sure you enter all your children’s names.
Please keep the scrap metal coming. You can still drop items off at MaCaulay Metals on Old Taupo Road indefinitely and use KAHAROA SCHOOL as reference and they will donate the money to the school.
Kapai Kai Lunch orders on Thursday’s. Orders need to be handed into the school office by Wednesday morning. You can either pick up an order form from the school office or use the attached form.
File Download: Kapai_Kai_Order_Form_T1_2019.single_.pdf
See the 2019 Term dates for Kaharoa School below:
24-7 Youthwork in collaboration with the Christchurch City Council has been looking for a way of demonstrating our love and support for all that have been impacted by last Friday’s events. They have asked schools, businesses and communities to “Colour Your Day” on Friday, 22 March. Kaharoa School will be joining this initiative by wearing bright, happy colours (please no red), in order to express our support for our Muslim communities and the people of Christchurch. We will observe a minute of silence at 1.40pm and welcome your donations which will go to the Mayoral Fund called “Our People, Our City”
As a result of the terrorist attack at the Masjid Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Masjid Mosque the NZEI Te Riu Roa National Executive, as a mark of respect, has postponed ALL paid union meetings for primary teachers and principals due to begin nation-wide tomorrow (Monday).
Vision and hearing are absolutely paramount to learning and having our children screened free of charge is a fantastic opportunity which is provided by the Empowered Learning Trust.
Room Rimu had a wonderful time on camp at Tui Ridge last week, 6 - 8 March.
20 years anniversary celebrations on Wednesday, 27 March 2019, at Trustpower Arena, Tauranga
A calendar of term events is available on this web site for your convenience. In addition these events can be imported to your digital device. Add the Kaharoa School calendar to your phone/tablet/computer’s digital calendar When you click the button below, your device will ask you if you want to add the Kaharoa School Calendar. Depending on the setting of your device, changes and new events will be atomically updated. Subscribe to the Kaharoa School Calendar
When dropping children off at school and picking up after school, in the interests of safety, maintaining safe vision for cars leaving the car park and traffic flow please do not park in the bus stop or in front of the school sign. Where possible please use the main carpark.
Thank you to Andrea and Shane Batchelor for the playhouse which has appeared magically at school. Thank you also to Craig Snodgrass for assisting with his hoist in placing the structure. The children will have hours of fun and imaginative play in their new building. Thank you.
Below is useful information for any parents who are considering putting their nomination forward to be a Board of Trustees Member.
|25-03||Mobile Library Service|
|27-03||Parent Teacher Interviews|
|28-03||Parent Teacher Interviews|
|03-04||PTA AGM & DISCO|
|05-04||Friday Assembly - Whole School|
|19-04||Friday Assembly - Whole School|
|03-05||Friday Assembly - Whole School|
|03-05||Rotorua Mini Marathon|
|17-05||Friday Assembly - Whole School|
|31-05||Friday Assembly - Whole School|
|07-06||20 Hour Famine - 7-9 June|
|14-06||Friday Assembly - Whole School|
|22-06||KCA Mid-Winter Dinner|
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