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Newsletter: Issue 15 2016

Newsletter • Issue 15 • 24 November 2016


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

Tamati Matthews

Max Fraser

Max Simpson


28 Nov: Senior Swimming at Moana Pool

1 Dec: Little Learners at 1.30pm

2 Dec: FULL Assembly at 2pm

5 Dec: Senior Swimming at Moana Pool

7 Dec: Community BBQ 5:30-6:30pm

7 Dec: Board of Trustees meeting 7pm

12 Dec: Senior Swimming at Moana Pool

16 Dec: LAST DAY OF 2016

31 Jan: First day of 2017

For 2016 term dates, click here.


Three action-packed weeks to go.

by Chris Smith

As we approach the final 3 weeks of the year learning remains the focus at Wakari School.

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URGENT: Road Patrol Helpers Needed!

by Admin

Could you assist with Road Patrol in 2017?

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Junior Golf Coaching

by Lisa Lowden

Would you like to learn golf over the holiday period?

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The Juniors Get Creative!

by Heather Bonney

For our Fascinating Friday session last week the Junior Syndicate had a fun time using their imaginations and creating AMAZING things!

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A Splashing Good Time for the Room 9 Super Swimmers! 

by Heather Bonney

The fast fish from Room 9 have been loving their swimming lessons over the last two weeks. It has been impressive to see how much their swimming skills have improved over this time. What do the Room 9 swimmers have to say (and write) about their time in the water? Read on to find out!

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Online Music Holiday Programme 

by Activate Music Academy

Do you want your child to be busy over the holiday break?

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Thumbs Up!

Caught in the Act (10-23 Nov)

by Admin

Once again there have been a lot of children caught in the act. Well done! Award winners from 10 - 23 November.

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Otago Athletics Sports Day!

by Sports Reporter

Read how our athletes got on at the Otago Champs.

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Science Roadshow

Science ROCKS

by Caroline Brown

Recently the Senior Syndicate went to the Science Roadshow at Balmacewen.

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Is your child coming in 2017?

by Bryce Horgan

Have you previously expressed interest in enrolling your child at Wakari in 2017?

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A pool for our community

by Chris Smith

Yes, we are looking to make the pool available for those who wish to purchase keys.

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Middle Syndicate Friday Fun

by Lisa Lowden

This is the second week of our Friday Activities.  Children have opted into different activities for the next 4 weeks.  Activities include cooking, sewing, gardening, sports, aerobics, clay, knitting, board games, mural, jewellery, caretakeing, photography and script writing.

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Kaikorai Valley College

by Kaikorai Valley College

Has your Year 6 child enrolled for 2017?

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Parking and Pedestrian Problems

by Chris Smith

Child safety is a major concern for staff, parents, and the kids themselves.

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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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Beauty N Mind Derma Frac

Beauty N' Mind

by Beauty N' Mind

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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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Credit Union

Credit Union Otago

by NZCU South

Credit Union South, trading as NZCU South, is a 100% New Zealand owned financial cooperative. Credit Union is proud to sponsor Wakari School's newsletter.

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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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