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Newsletter: Issue 13, 2018

Newsletter • Issue 13

20 September 2018


We welcome the following pupils and their families to Wakari School. We hope you will enjoy being part of Team Wakari and our learning environment.

Sadie Yule

Bethany Everest


19-20 Sep: Year 4 Museum sleepover

27 Sep: Little learners at 1.30pm

28 Sep: School assembly at 2pm

28 Sep: End of term three

15 Oct: Start of term three

24-26 Oct: Year 5 Camp at Waiora

14 Dec: End of school year (midday)

For term dates, click here.


Engagement continues to impress

by Chris Smith

Recently in the Senior Hub I was lucky enough to dust off the teaching shoes. To be honest, it would have been a stretch to call it teaching however, I did get to witness first hand a great group of learners fully engaged.

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Pool Keys

by Admin

Could all outstanding keys please be returned.

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A Fabulous Morning at the Edgar Centre

by Liz Riggir

On Wednesday morning the Junior Syndicate had a fun time doing a variety of exciting activities.

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Tikanga Wakari do themselves proud at Polyfest 2018!

by Heather Bonney

Last week our Kapa Haka group, Tikanga Wakari, did a fabulous job at the Otago Māori and Pacific Islands Festival (Polyfest)!

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Mandarin in the Senior Syndicate

by Caroline Brown

Some of our Senior learners have chosen to learn about Mandarin culture and language with Jenny. This week we even got to do some kung fu! Thanks for making our learning so fun Jenny.

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Otago Champs Cross Country

by Anna Ollerenshaw

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Our PALs have had another busy term!

by Katy Fitzgerald

Our PALs (Physical Activity Leaders) have had another training day recently, as well as running fitness sessions in the senior syndicate and lunchtime activities for the middle syndicate.

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Thumbs Up!

Caught in the Acts (6 - 19 Sep)

by Admin

Once again there have been a number of children caught in the act. Well done! Award winners are:

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Netsafe Live

Netsafe Event

by Netsafe

Netsafe LIVE is a free event in Taieri about keeping young people safe online. There are sessions for school leaders, educators and parents.

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Wizard of Oda Show

by Otago Dance Association

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Rainbow Run

by Sport Otago

Sport Otago are hosting a fun run on 30 September.

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FREE Performance

by Rainbow Rosalind

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Tennis Holiday Programme

by Tennis Otago

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Playball Holiday Programme

by Playball Dunedin

See what is on offer for the upcoming holidays.

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Taieri Athletics

by Taieri Athletics

Open Nights

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Taylor'd Medspa

Taylor'd Medspa

by Taylor'd Medspa

Proud supporters of Wakari School.

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AM I FIT Group Fitness Training


We are the best in the business for providing the fun and friendly fitness training environment you need.

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Wards Plastering

by Wards Plastering

Wards Plastering is a locally owned and operated business that has been a long time supporter of Wakari School.

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Tania Porteoius

Tania Porteous – One Agency Dunedin

by One Agency Dunedin

Tania is one of our fantastic sponsors of the newsletter. Please support Tania and the team at One Agency.

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Hair for You

Hair for You

by Hair for You

Hair for You has been a loyal sponsor of Wakari School since August 2009.

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