KAHAROA SCHOOL NEWS

Kaharoa School Stoat/Rat Traps In Action

posted: Wed, July 04, 2018

Here are some photos of the Kaharoa School Stoat/Rat traps in action. The 10 (double) DOC200 traps that the school purchased with money the House Captains raised a couple of years ago,​ are part of a line of 58 traps in the Kaharoa Forest. These traps are checked by us and Sue & Peter Williams (KKT volunteers) every 2 weeks. This line of traps are in addition to other traps lines that are checked by other KKT volunteers.

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WIG Wednesday

posted: Thu, June 28, 2018

There were some fabulous wigs and super heros at our Wig Wednesday parade last week. Thank you for all the generous donations. We raised $107.20 which will be going to the Child Cancer Society.

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2nd Hand Sports Shorts For Sale

posted: Fri, June 15, 2018

We have 1x size 6, 1x size 8, 2x size 10 and 1x size 12 sports shorts (2nd hand) available for sale at the school office for $8 each. If you are interested please email office@kaharoa.school.nz or phone 3323444.


Fairy Magic!

posted: Wed, June 13, 2018

The children in Room Kauri arrived at school yesterday morning to find a new door magically appear in their classroom. The fairy door has been the talking point of all the children today and they are very excited. They wrote special letters to the fairies who have made their home in Room Kauri. Today they arrived to letters from the fairies to the children.

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No Calves At LCCK Day This Year.

posted: Tue, June 12, 2018

We as a school have been advised by Ministry of Primary Industries, VetPlus and Federated Farmers not to include calves in our Lamb Calf Chicken & Kid day this year. Due to MBovis we will be heading this advice and calves will not be part of this day for this year. See below for the email we received this morning.

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Lamb, Chicken & Kid Day

posted: Tue, June 12, 2018

(Please note we will NOT be holding the CALF section this year due to the Mycoplasma bovis). Lamb, Chicken (chick or ex-battery hen) & Kid day is an annual event at Kaharoa School. It is on Tuesday 16th October (1st Tuesday in Term 4). The aim of this event is for the children to care for and raise a lamb, kid, chicken and enter it in this event. This is a fun and exciting day that is enjoyed by the children and also teaches them about looking after their pet. The Lambs, Chickens & Kids must be born between the 20th July and the 25th September.

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A Great Mother’s Day Stall

posted: Mon, May 14, 2018

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.

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Pizza Reading Challenge

posted: Thu, May 10, 2018

Hey kids, the Hell’s Pizza Reading Challenge is back for 2018. Get reading and get free pizzas.

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Entertainment Membership 2018

posted: Wed, May 02, 2018

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!

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Buzzing Great Time in Kowhai

posted: Thu, April 12, 2018

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

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AgriKids 2018

posted: Thu, March 15, 2018

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

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School Sports Uniform

posted: Wed, March 14, 2018

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.

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Important Information about Reading!

posted: Tue, March 13, 2018

See the attached case study about why it is so important for children to read for 20 minutes a night.

File Download: 20180313105245352.pdf


Senior Swimming Sports Results

posted: Mon, March 12, 2018

The weather was perfect for Friday’s Senior Swimming sports. Thank you to the parents & children who helped with the timekeeping on the day.

File Download: Senior_Swimming_Sports_2018.xlsx

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A Huge Thanks to Our PTA

posted: Mon, March 05, 2018

A heartfelt thank you to The Monteith Family for their extremely kind and generous gift of a $60 Warehouse voucher .

File Download: Thanks_PTA.pdf

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