Kaikorai Primary School


 Parent/Teacher Interview and Pizza Luch Booking forms close Monday 24 February.

A very warm welcome to Henry Thompson, Matteo Kennedy, Jonathan Butler-Grant, Lydia McDonald, Olivia Ma and their families to Kaikorai Primary School.

Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday, Wednesday 24/25th Feb - Parent Teacher Interviews.
  • Tuesday 3 March - KVC Sports Day for Year 6 students (ST)
  • Tuesday 3 March - Year 6 Camp Meeting
  • Friday 6 March - Room 1 Assembly
  • Monday 9 March - Kids Lit Quiz (ST)
  • Friday 13 March - Next Newsletter

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Twitter - @KaikoraiPS

Facebook - www.facebook.com/KaikoraiPrimarySchool/

and most importantly the school App - Kaikorai Skoolbag

Well done to the following students

Quinn Jones - 2nd overall for Otago multi minis champs

Otago Athletics Championships (15-16 Feb 2020):

Maddox Adamson (Grade 10): 3rd 200m Sprint, Grade 10

Angus Hollows (Grade 9): 1st Discus, 1st Vortex Throw, 2nd Shot put

Archie Gordon (Grade 9): 3rd Discus

Blake Hollows (Grade 7): 3rd Shot put

Otago Athletics Team

Grade 7 girls:

Ava Scott

Grade 7 Boys:

Quinn Jones
Grade 8 Girls:

Sophie Wellington

Julia Hodgson

Grade 8 Boys:

Archie Gordon

Angus Hollows
Grade 10 Boys:

Maddox Adamson


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  3. Junior News

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  4. Middles News

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  6. School News -Proudly Sponsored by Katie Lane Law

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  7. Parent Teacher Interviews

    Parent teacher meetings will be held on Tuesday the 25th of February (3:30-8pm) and Wednesday 26th of February (3:30-6pm). Read more…
  8. Walk to School Week

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  9. Further Musical Opportunities at Kaikorai Primary

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  12. Recognition form

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  13. Parent Group News - Proudly sponsored by Thermawood

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  14. Pizza Lunch

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    Dan will donate $500 from any sale linked to Kaikorai Primary School Read more…
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  20. Surf to Stadium Run

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