KAHAROA SCHOOL NEWS

Rotomaths Competition Cancelled

posted: Mon, September 07, 2020

Unfortunately due to Covid-19 Level 2 restrictions the 2020 Rotomaths Competition has been cancelled. This is disappointing for our children as it is an event we always do well in. Despite the cancellation we would like to acknowledge the children (named below) who had been selected.

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KAHAROA SCHOOL ENROLMENTS / Term 4 - 2020

posted: Mon, September 07, 2020

The Board invites applications from parents who wish to enrol their sons and daughters at Kaharoa School for Term 4 2020. Enrolment at the school is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school office. The enrolment period runs from 26 September 2020 to 15 December 2020.

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Mental Wellbeing Supports for Young People

posted: Mon, September 07, 2020

There are a large range of self-help tools and other supports available for young people who may feel they aren’t coping. See below for helpline numbers, self-help tools and further information.

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Garage Sale Thank You’s

posted: Mon, September 07, 2020

A big thank you to Tim O’Sullivan and his team at Ray White for supporting Kaharoa School. Your support is greatly appreciated. Thank you also to Graham Southall, Sarah Paterson, Sonia Sampietro, Kylie and Kyle Johnston, those parents who baked and supported this event and Vance Shoebridge for preparing the Barbecue and gear.

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Ngongotaha School Visit

posted: Fri, September 04, 2020

Yesterday we enjoyed showing off our school to the Ngongotaha Year 6 children. Year 8 children provided a wide range of activities for our visitors to enjoy and our Year 7 children were perfect hosts. Thank you to Michelle Marino, Sonia Sampietro and Sara Tissink for putting on the barbecue lunch. Thank you also to Whaea Kim and Whaea Denise for organising the children, gift packs, and day.


Room Kauri’s Forest Friday

posted: Wed, September 02, 2020

Last Friday Room Kauri went for our first Forest Friday trip. The sun was out and we had a wonderful time exploring the forest and learning in the great outdoors. Some of us built huts, climbed trees, made mudslides, transformed into mountain climbers, and even mountain goats!

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Hell Pizza Reading Challenge 2020

posted: Wed, August 26, 2020

The Hell Pizza Reading Challenge is still on! Just a quick update: while New Zealand is at Covid-19 Alert Levels 2 & 3, HELL Pizza outlets are accepting contactless payments only and cannot redeem completed pizza wheels.

File Download: 2020_Hell_Reading_Challenge_-_book_review_card.pdf

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Science Teaching Leadership Programme

posted: Fri, August 21, 2020

Earlier this year Shanelle Kivell (our wonderful teacher in Room Miro) was selected on the Science Teaching Leadership Programme which is funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.

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St Paul’s Tihoi Venture School Open Day

posted: Tue, August 18, 2020

St Paul’s Collegiate School are having an open day at their Tihoi Venture School campus (not far from Taupo) on Sunday 13 September. This day is open to anyone who is interested in finding out more about how this outdoor venture campus looks and operates.

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Forestry Operations

posted: Mon, August 17, 2020

Attached for parents is a letter outlining Forestry operations being undertaken at the end of Kaharoa Road by Port Blakely later this year and into next year. During this time parents will need to be aware of increased heavy traffic on Kaharoa Road.

File Download: Port_Blakely.pdf


COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates

posted: Wed, August 12, 2020

​Please find below updates regarding Covid-19 Coronavirus and/or School related information. New posts will appear at the top, so please keep checking back here. Last update 12 August 2020.

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Thank you Southern Trust

posted: Mon, August 10, 2020

We would like to thank and acknowledge Southern Trust for their support of Kaharoa School, providing funding of $25,682.00 towards STEAM Learning.

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Bringing a Calf on LCCK Day?

posted: Mon, August 10, 2020

All families who are intending to bring a calf to Lamb, Calf, Chicken and Kid Day, please read the below letter and information sheet from MPI ...

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Help Wanted - Domestic & Book-a-Bach Cleaning

posted: Thu, August 06, 2020

Hi, I’m looking for someone to help with domestic and book-a-bach cleaning from Mon-Fri between school hours 9-2.30pm. If you are interested…

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CBOP Cross Country Results

posted: Tue, August 04, 2020

Covid-19 meant the CBOP Cross Country event looked different this year with participating schools running their own timed events and sending in the results to Sport Bay of Plenty to collate. Congratulations to the following children who achieved places in the timed cross country competing against 12 other schools:

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