I was so proud of Alex Batchelor’s (Rm 4) marble run he made because he loves marble tracks. It took him 6 hours to make. Really nifty. Well Done!
A big thanks to all the families that purchased their stationery at the beginning of the year with Office Max online & in the store. With every order made, the school received MySchool rewards and we were credited $656.28 into our stationery account. Thank you again for all your support.
This week Kaharoa School had two teams compete in the EPRO8 Challenge. The EPro8 Challenge is a competition, an engineering and problem-solving race. In 2017 over 7000 students from 700 schools from throughout New Zealand taking part and this has grown to even more this year.
On behalf of the PTA & school we would like to thank all our families that supported this event by sending a small gift to school so we could put towards our Mother’s Day stall last week.
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.
Please continue your support and buy your NEW Waikato/Bay of Plenty 2018 | 2019 Entertainment Membership from us now. You’ll receive hundreds of valuable offers for everything you love to do (….remember school holidays are next month) and help our fundraising at the same time!
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
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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|For the PTA Kitchen||1 hour|
|1/2 Round or 1/4 Round Posts to Donate||1 hour|
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|23-07||Life Education Trust 23 - 30 July|
|23-07||Term 3 Starts|
|26-07||Senior Block Blessing|
|30-07||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|31-07||Parent Teacher Interviews|
|01-08||Parent Teacher Interviews|
|03-08||Battery Hens Arrive Today|
|06-08||Baby Chicks Order Deadline Today|
|06-08||PhotoLife School Photos|
|07-08||Rotorua Lakes High School Orientation Day|
|09-08||Rotorua Lakes High School Open Evening|
|11-08||Final Games for Netball Today|
|13-08||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|14-08||Red Riding Robyn Hood|
|15-08||Junior Tough Guy & Gal Challenge|
|20-08||WHHS Year 8 Orientation Day|
|27-08||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|29-08||Rotorua Girls Open Day|
|31-08||MIGS Intermediate Gymnastics Competition|
|10-09||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|11-09||Homework Challenge Market Day|
|11-09||Immunisation - Y8 HPV 2|
|24-09||Go Bananas Religious Instruction|
|28-09||Celebrate Red Nose Day|
|28-09||Term 3 Ends|
|15-10||Term 4 Starts|
|16-10||Lamb,Chicken & Kid Day|