Has your Entertainment Membership expired or are you interested in obtaining a new Entertainment Membership? Love local - make a difference by supporting local business and our school… and save! For a limited time there is a newly added gift-with-purchase (valid until 13 August) for 1 or 2x Event Cinema tickets with your Entertainment Membership purchase.
CCS Disability Action are in urgent need of safe and nurturing caregivers to provide homes to some very special children across the Bay of Plenty.
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Thank you to Winston Fleming for donating the Kingfisher and Kereru to add to our Kokako display collection for the children’‘s learning.
Congratulations to Leo English and the whole U12 Rotorua Rebels Waterpolo team who won gold in the BOP/Auckland/Waikato Under 12 Tournament over the holidays!
The Sport, Recreation and Environment Team at Rotorua Lakes Council has sent us the following email: We are emailing to let you know about a survey we are running to help Council better understand what our community values about local parks and reserves. We acknowledge that the past couple of months has been a stressful time for many households in Rotorua, but it has also provided a unique opportunity for people to spend more time in their own neighbourhoods. COVID-19 Alert Levels meant people were using spaces close to home for recreation more than ever. As we reflect back on that time, we want our community to share with us what they noticed about their local parks and reserves....
Our Beach Volleyball Court and BBQ Area was officially opened on Wednesday, 1 July. PTA and Board Member, Celia Grant gave a lovely speech (parts of which are reproduced below) introducing the facility and thanking all those who contributed to the project then current Kaharoa student Hunter Weaver and Councillor Fisher Wang cut the ceremonial ribbon and declared the Community Recreational Resource OPEN. Thank you very much to all who came to celebrate with us, in particular those who represented our supporters, both financial and those who donated materials, their time and energy in helping with construction. A very big thank you to the PTA who managed the project - what a fantastic new...
The Rotorua Mini Marathon event is going ahead in 2020 on Friday 25th September. If your child would like to participate, please print the attached Permission Slip, complete and return to the office with $5 entry fee (non-refundable) before 21 August. Please note this is the last Friday of Term 3 and the event coincides with a visit to school from “Zebong Teller of Tales”, who will be performing a show and running some writing workshops with children.
File Download: Mini_Marathon_Permission_Slip_2020_2.pdf
File Download: Mini_Marathon_Course.pdf
File Download: Mini_Marathon_Poster_2020.pdf
Hopefully you received a note home this week from NumberWorks’nWords Rotorua who offer online and in-centre tutoring in English and Maths. They state “From students who are struggling to keep up to those bursting to get ahead, our tuition programmes are tailored to meet each individual’s specific needs, build their learning confidence and improve their school results.”
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Unite for the recovery and follow the 10 Golden Rules for everyone at Alert Level 1. These posters have been put up around the school to remind our staff and students, we would be grateful if you could reinforce these messages at home.
File Download: The_10_Golden_Rules_for_everyone_at_Alert_Level_1.pdf
Lakes Ranch invites anyone who might be interested to come and enjoy their site. Go and have a soak in their hot pool, a picnic or BBQ, maybe try some kayaking or paddle boards or even practice for the Tough Guy/Gal Competition. This offer is available until the end of August. For more details and a phone number to book, please see the attached copy of their brochure.
File Download: Lakes_Ranch_Brochure_Jun-Aug_2020.pdf
Netball Rotorua have been asked to support the Cadbury’s and KidsCan initiative of “DONATE YOUR KIT”. They have a locker at the courts for you to bring along any sports gear that your children have grown out of and could be used for other children who are unable to afford sports gear. They are looking for sports shoes, rugby/soccer boots, tops, dresses, skirts, bibs, balls. The donations do not have to be netball things – they can be any sport at all.
The Gymnastic Academy is starting up beginner to advanced Air Track Tumble classes in Term 3. Classes will be held in the Kaharoa Hall at Friday lunchtimes (12:20-1:20pm), from 24 July to 18 September.
File Download: KaharoaFlyerT3.pdf
Snr Constable Ross Humphrey is a Police Youth Aid Officer based in Taupo. He has been working on a research project around understanding truancy with the view of creating a more preventative and collaborative approach locally; an approach which may be useful for other areas of the country as well. Part of the research involves a survey to look at the causal factors and sentiment around truancy from different aspects such as from Principals, ECE, Teachers, parents (any parent or caregiver responsible for ensuring a child’s attendance at school) and the students themselves.
Community Oral Health Services are recommencing service following the recent move to Level 1. The mobile unit will start visiting schools again shortly. In the meantime, should your child require an appointment, you are welcome to phone them on 0800 525 378 to arrange.
File Download: Principals_Letter_COVID_Alert_level_1.pdf
Organisers of the Anchor AIMS Games have bowed to the inevitable and postponed this year’s national intermediate-aged sports tournament until 2021.
|22-10||Room Rimu Class Trip|
|23-10||Teacher Only Day - No School Today|
|26-10||Labour Day - No School Today|
|28-10||Kahalele's event in Hamilton|
|28-10||School Choir - Big Sing|
|28-10||Torata Volleyball Tournament|
|03-11||Kaharoa School Athletics Day|
|05-11||Learning Through the Early Years Workshop|
|05-11||Reading Together Workshop|
|06-11||Athletics Day-Postponement Date|
|06-11||Bus Wardens Fun Day|
|06-11||Friday Assembly (Whole School)|
|11-11||Immunisation - Y8 HPV|
|12-11||Reading Together Workshop|
|12-11||Learning Through the Early Years Workshop|
|13-11||World Kindness Day|
|17-11||Rural/Central Athletics Day|
|19-11||Learning Through the Early Years Workshop|
|19-11||Reading Together Workshop|
|20-11||Kahalele's event at Sunset Primary School|
|20-11||Friday Assembly (Whole School)|
|21-11||PTA Firewood Fundraiser|
|26-11||Room Kowahi Sleepover|
|29-11||Sanitarium Weet-Bix Tryathlon|
|04-12||Friday Assembly (Whole School)|
|10-12||Meet My New Teacher|
|11-12||Term 4 - Last Day|
|11-12||Reports Come Home Today|
|11-12||Principal for the Day|
|11-12||Tennis Champs for the Girls and Boys Trophy|
|11-12||Great Cardboard Challenge|
|11-12||Year 8 Graduation and Prize Giving|