Kaikorai Primary School


A very warm welcome to Freddie Horner, Neve Croker, Takerei Tuwhangai and their families!

Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday 15 June - Suzie Bates speaking as part of the Olympic Ambassador programme
  • Tuesday 15 June - Epo8 finals for Ava Couling, Leo Cornilleous, Levi Lu and Angus Chisman - Good Luck! - (ST)
  • Wednesday 16 June - Middles visiting Balmac Science Shows (ST)
  • Friday 18 June - Teacher Only Day - School Closed.
  • Wednesday 23 June - NZEI union meetings.  The school will remain open, however, we will have a change in programmes.
  • Friday 25 June - Room 1 Assembly
  • Monday 5 July - Mid Year Reports sent home
  • Tuesday 6-8 July - Parent Interviews
  • Friday 9 July- Last day of Term 2.
  • Monday 26 July - First day of Term 3

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Congratulations to the following students for their successes outside of school.

Roslyn Wakari Trotters won the 10th grade competitive section at the Green Island 7-a-side tournament. This team also included Benny Brown, James Glover, Logan Cumming, Makkai Lamb and Theo Richards.

Hollie Jones - DGA Perform Competition , Hollie got First in Bar and Third Overall

Lucia Morey - Dunedin Performing Arts Competition (Tap dancing)

South Island Under 12 Supreme Overall Winner, Runner Up Under 12 DPACS Musical Theatre Award

Winner of Under 12 Tap Scholarship 

FISAF - National Sports Aerobic Competition Silver Medal in Open Primary Individual Section


Taj Morey - Dunedin Performing Arts Competition (Tap Dancing) Top 5 South Island Supreme Dancer 

Winner of Under 10 Tap Scholarship



  1. Principal News

    I was immensely proud of your children and the staff for the learning that they displayed at our Kaikorai Museum Read more…
  2. Syndicate News

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  3. Junior News

    In Week 4 we held a PBL museum in the School Hall where we showcased all the learning we have been doing around the Pacific Migration ... Read more…
  4. Middle News

    The Kaikorai museum was a great success, the children loved checking out the exhibits and showing parents what they created. A lot of ... Read more…
  5. Senior news

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  6. School News -Proudly Sponsored by Katie Lane Law

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  7. Kaikorai Museum

    Please check out the awesome write-up attached below about the Kaikorai Museum. We hope you enjoyed coming and learning about the ... Read more…
  8. Video: Property News - June

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  9. INFO from the SENCO

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  10. Skool Loop Notifications

    Follow the simple steps below to make sure you have got notifications turned on so you aren't missing a thing. Read more…
  11. Reports will be sent home today and Parent-Teacher Interviews

    Please check your child's bag for their school report. Read more…
  12. School Closed

    Monday the 7th and Friday the 18th of June Read more…
  13. Teacher Only Day Programme

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

    Proudly sponsored by Thermawood Read more…
  15. Kaikorai Parents Group Presents In the Heights

    A great chance to mix and mingle as a community at the Parents Group Movie Night. Only 25 tickets left! Read more…
  16. Student Work - Proudly sponsored by Sean Waller Photography

    Student Work - Proudly sponsored by Sean Waller Photography Read more…
  17. Art - Pastel Owls

    In Room1A we used pastel to create some wonderful owl artwork. We focussed on colour, contrast, blending and balance when we were ... Read more…
  18. Room1A - Free verse poetry.

    In the seniors we have been exploring different types of poetry, here are some of our excellent examples of free verse. We wrote these ... Read more…
  19. Community News

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  20. Midwinter Carnival

    See the picture for more information Read more…
  21. Tennis Coaching

    TennisPlus+ are running its free coaching sessions again towards the end of term 2. Read more…
  22. Dunedin Junior Golf

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  23. RHYTHM DANCE STUDIO

    Please see the picture for more information. Read more…
  24. Marching Otago

    Marching Otago would like to inform parents, teachers and students of your school that we will be holding some ‘have a go’ days for ... Read more…