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Newsletter Week 8 Term 3

We are fast approaching the end of the term. Still heaps happening across the school please keep an eye on notices and the school calendar.

A few important dates to note:

Friday 21st, 10am We are opening our Memorial Lawn area this is the bell, seating area, lawn and new seat. This lawn is in memory of Anne Lester our previous librarian. The whole school will assembly on the court, all parents and whānau are welcome to attend

Friday 21st, 1:30 Farewell Assembly for Mr Topham. All welcome.

Have a great week.

Rob Naysmith

Associate Principal


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by Rob Naysmith

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by Rob Naysmith

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