Well done to all the children who took part in this year’s World Vision 40(20)-Hr-Famine. You can be very proud of your effort that raised a grand total of $1315 for the children in South Sudan.
A big congratulations to Kobe Stranks-Rose and Ty Jackson who co-captained the Central BOP Ellis Shield team and after a very physical game edged out Eastern BOP to come away with a 33-29 win and bring the shield back to Rotorua.
The Forest and Bird’s, Kiwi Conservation Club is running a free family adventure at Rainbow Springs on Sunday, 15 September 2019, for Conservation Week. Spaces are limited and registration is essential.
Rotorua student-teachers studying with the University of Canterbury (UC) in 2020 will receive direct support, including their own kaihautū (leader) from UC, a designated local study space, mentorship through local schools, and lecturers delivering study workshops face-to-face.
File Download: UC_launch_Rotorua_distance_student_hub_initiative.pdf
The Arts Village have opened enrolments for their October Holiday Arts Academy for 8 to 12 year olds. They have a great selection of arts-based activities on offer including drawing, painting, sculpting and drama options.
File Download: HAA_Flyer_October_2019.png
File Download: Oct_2019_HAA_Paper_Enrolment_Form.pdf
Congratulations to all the children who represented Kaharoa School at the Interschool Chinese Speech Competition on Friday. We had our best results ever at this event. Thank you to Mu Haiting for her work with the children. This is a tough competition so the children can be proud of their efforts. Results were
With the current measles outbreak in New Zealand, especially in Auckland, it is vital to check if your child is fully immunised. This is not only important for the health and well-being of your own child, but also to prevent this disease from spreading further and affecting others.
File Download: NIR_-_Immunisation_Records.pdf
If you love Rotorua and want to shape the future of the district make sure you are enrolled to vote. Local body elections are held every three years. The next elections are on Saturday, 12 October 2019.
Early in term 3, every child was photographed for their individual and class group and those that requested sibling photos. The students have brought home their own unique shoot key form. Simply follow the steps to view and purchase your photos. Orders that are placed before Sunday 08 September will be delivered to the school with no postage cost. After that time orders will be delivered to your home with a postage charge.
For those of you who might have missed it in the Ngongotaha News (the deadline came around too soon!), we have attached a little update from our school.
File Download: Kaharoa_School-August_%281%29.docx
Well done to Ty Jackson, Kobe Stranks-Rose, Hunter Weaver and Fletcher Sefton for winning for Ngongotaha the U12 final. All played well in a fast-paced game with lots of ball being distributed out to the wings from a strong forward effort. The play of the game was a pass on his 10-metre mark, just after half time, from Ty down the blindside to his wing who used his pace to score. Congratulations also to Rome Beazley whose U9 team won their final.
The Kaharoa PTA is planning to build a Beach Volleyball/Petanque Court for use by the Kaharoa School and wider Kaharoa community.
File Download: Volleyball_Funds.GIF
The New Zealand Roots of Empathy Charitable Trust is looking to train volunteer instructors to work in schools throughout Rotorua. Training will take place in Rotorua commencing 18 November this year so instructors can start in the 2020 school year.
Congratulations to the children who represented Kaharoa School in the Spelling Bee. This was a tough competition with all children acquitting themselves well. The junior team of Cayden, Yiyang, Jessica and Ezra achieved second place after a close call when ashore was accepted over assure after the quizmaster hadn’t defined the word. Exciting stuff! Thank you to these children and Baylee, Elspeth, Fletcher, Jessica and Sulis for you ‘Can Do Kid - Give it a Go’ attitude.
The Board invites applications from parents who wish to enrol their sons and daughters at Kaharoa School for Term 4 2019. Enrolment at the school is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school office. The enrolment period runs from 28 September 2019 to 13 December 2019 The Board has determined a limited number of places are likely, at some year levels, to be available for out of zone students in this enrolment period. The exact number of places will depend on the number of applications received from students who live within the school’s home zone.
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