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Newsletter 15 May 2019

Upcoming events

16 May   Winter Sport begins

17 May   Yr 5/6 Hockey 7 Football trials

20 May   Koropepe Godley Head hike

27 May   Zone Cross Country

28 May   Selwyn Rotary Quiz competition

29 May   Teacher Strike Day (School Closed)

30 May   Young Leaders Conference - Student Council

03 June   Queen's Birthday Public Holiday

04 June   Teacher Only Day



Principal message

by John Kane

"Everyone who remembers his or her own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system". Sidney Hook

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School Production

by John Kane

"The difference that a drama group or a school production can make to a small community. It opens people up to ideas, potential about themselves that really, in a way, education often fails to. It's a way of drawing a community together." Gabriel Byrne (Actor)

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by John Kane

The pie warmer is only used on Mondays and Fridays in the first and last terms of the year. All pie warmers need to be wrapped in tin foil and named and put in the correct classroom box at the office. During the middle two terms it is in use every day.

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Uniforms - new additions

by John Kane

We are pleased to let you know that both Tai Tapu School 1/4 Zip Tunic and Tai Tapu ¼ Zip Merino are available in shop and online. Below is the link for your school uniform.

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MASH 2019

MASH: Before & After School Care available

by John Kane

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School Donations

School Donations $35 per term.

by John Kane

The Board has decided to set up a $35 a term donation amount. Donations are not compulsory but do allow additional resources for our children to experience an array of learning opportunities. The school is very appreciative of the donations and our children benefit from them.

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School App is available

by John Kane

Be sure and download our new school app. This a 'one stop shop' which will allow you to access all the information you need about the school on your mobile device.

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