Congratulations to Cody Conwell from Rm Kowhai for winning the Hiwi the Kiwi fishing rod as part of a storytelling competition with everything that the children learnt from our Hiwi the Kiwi visit.
Well done to the 32 Kaharoa kids who completed the Rotorua Mini Marathon on Friday 4th May. It was a huge success with aproximately 2200 children entering this year.
Hey kids, the Hell’s Pizza Reading Challenge is back for 2018. Get reading and get free pizzas.
Our PTA has registered to be part of the School Fun Run Fundraiser which will be in conjunction with our school cross country event on 19 June (wk8). Sponsorship booklets will be sent home this Friday afternoon with every child at school.
Congratulations to the following children who received the Stepping Up Awards for their class in Term 1.
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Room Kowhai have been learning about bees and we learned to use bees wax to make some wraps that will help us use less plastic. Thank you very much to Celia Grant for coming into the class to help us make bees wax wraps from Room Kowhai children and thank you for helping us to look after our environment
A fun event for children and families to raise funds for children impacted in South Sudan. Children aged 8-13yr old can only do 20 hours maximum. You can either do no food, no gadgets, walk 40km or other ways of raising money.
File Download: parent_consent_form.pdf
If anyone is looking for after school care or interested in providing after school care, we are often getting enquiries as to whether we provide after school care however we aren’t currently resourced sufficiently as a school to provide this. To help us assess whether there is a need can you please let the office know if you are looking for after school care or interested in providing after school care.
On behalf of Team Totara, “THANK YOU!” to our camp parents, Kim Mawson, Kylie Gaddum, Jeanette Watkins, Tim Bates, Greg Corbett and Russell Cowie.
Well done to Aimee Evans, Sam Short, Kayden Newson & Hamish Malcolm who represented Kaharoa School at Omanu Golf Course at the Mount today.
Room Kowhai went to visit the bees at Arataki Honey to learn about what bees do and how they make honey. We had a fantastic day learning what happens to the honey the bees make in their hives.
This year we registered three teams for the AgriKids competition which was held at the Agrodome in Rotorua last Saturday.
File Download: agrikids_scoresheet.pdf
As of this year for all sports & school events out of school, the children will be allocated a school sports t-shirt to wear for that event. The t-shirts must only be worn for the event and not after hours.
Another great day last Saturday for the PTA Firewood Fundraiser. Big thanks to John Lee & Celia Grant for donating their paddock of gums to the school PTA and all the parents, children and community for helping on the day, cutting, splitting, loading trailers, morning tea & lunch.
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|31-05||BOP Bouldering & Climbing Competition|
|04-06||Queens Birthday - No School|
|04-06||Mobile Library Service|
|04-06||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|06-06||CBOP Rippa Rugby Competition|
|11-06||Super Duper Show|
|18-06||Mobile Library Service|
|18-06||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|19-06||Kaharoa & Rural Schools Cross Country|
|22-06||Rm Kowhai Trout Hatchery Trip|
|23-06||KCA Family Fun Games Night|
|26-06||BOP Inter-School Cross Country|
|26-06||Kowhai Trout Hatchery Trip|
|28-06||Teacher's Paid Union Meeting|
|02-07||Mobile Library Service|
|02-07||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|06-07||School Reports Due Home|
|06-07||Term 2 Ends|
|23-07||Life Education Trust 23 - 30 July|
|23-07||Term 3 Starts|
|31-07||Parent Teacher Interviews|
|01-08||Parent Teacher Interviews|
|06-08||PhotoLife School Photos|
|14-08||Red Riding Robyn Hood|
|15-08||Junior Tough Guy & Gal Challenge|