Kaikorai Primary School


A very warm welcome to Peyton Clark, Rosa Churchman, Nia Hendry, Rhys Hendry, Kurt Howat-Bath, Ivy Luxton, Molly Luxton, Axton Maxwell, Annabelle McMillan, Sasha Meer, Zoe Obourne, Minh Pham, Lailah Robson, Nixon Robson, Rocco Taele, Shiah Taele, MarioneThoresson, Yancheng Wang, Carter Wilson-Slater, Eva Woodrow, Alabamah Bennison, Cairo Christian, Julio Thoresson and their families.

and their families.

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday 6 February - Waitangi Day
  • Wednesday 12 February - Parent Group Meeting - All Welcome!
  • Thursday 14 February - Year 6 Road Patrol Training
  • Friday 17 February - Next Newsletter
  • Tuesday, Wednesday 24/25th Feb - Parent Teacher Interviews.

Term Breaks and End of Year

  • Term 1 - 30 January -12 April
  • Term 2 - 29 April - 5 July
  • Term 3 - 22 July - 27 September
  • Term 4 - 14 October - 13 December - To be confirmed

Term 1 Holidays

  • Holidays in Term 1 to note:

  • Waitangi Day - Thursday 6th Feb
  • Otago Day - Monday 23 March
  • Teacher Only Day - Friday 27 March
  • Easter Friday - 10 April

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Facebook - www.facebook.com/KaikoraiPrimarySchool/

and most importantly the school App - Kaikorai Skoolbag



  1. Principal News

    Another busy year ahead... Read more…
  2. Further Musical Opportunities at Kaikorai Primary

    At Kaikorai Primary, Ella George is available to teach cello (as well as violin) to children (7years and above) and Errol Moore is able to ... Read more…
  3. Syndicate News

    Sponsored by Golden Leaf International Read more…
  4. School News -Proudly Sponsored by Katie Lane Law

    Notary Public and Family Law Specialist Read more…
  5. Summer Sports and Cultural Activities- Registration (Updated)

    Registrations close Friday the 7th of February. Read more…
  6. Scooters at School

    We have trialled a scooter stand at the end of last term which was successful enough to continue into 2020. Please read below for more ... Read more…
  7. Mobile Phones and Smart Watches

    Last year we noted a small number of children videoing other students in school time and texting their parents during the day on ... Read more…
  8. Parent Help Needed This Year

    Kaikorai School is looking for parent volunteers for our Parent Reading and Parent Maths programmes. Read more…
  9. Road Patrol volunteers needed!

    Due to children moving to other schools we are lost NINE of our adult road patrollers at the end of last year. Read more…
  10. Coronavirus

    You will be aware that there is a global concern around coronavirus. We are guided by the Ministry of Education, who in turn is informed ... Read more…
  11. School App

    Unfortunately our Skoolbag App is no longer as good as it used to be as you have to register and sign up to Kaikorai.  We will have to ... Read more…
  12. School Donations and other fees

    A of $70 is sought so that we can provide the highest quality resources for your child.  This donation, along with the support of the ... Read more…
  13. Property News January

    Building Consent Read more…
  14. Subway is back for 2020 starting Feb 12

    Please see the newsletter for more information Read more…
  15. Parent Group News - Proudly sponsored by Thermawood

    Proudly sponsored by Thermawood Read more…
  16. Parent Group Meeting

    Wednesday 12th February - 6pm in the old library (Room 1A) Read more…
  17. Student Work - Proudly sponsored by Sean Waller Photography

    Student Work - Proudly sponsored by Sean Waller Photography Read more…
  18. Community News - Proudly sponsored by Dan Ferguson - One Agency

    Dan will donate $500 from any sale linked to Kaikorai Primary School Read more…