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Wakari School

Newsletter: Issue 3 2016

Newsletter • Issue 3 • 17 March 2016


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


14 Mar: Junior/Middle swimming (2 weeks)

21 Mar: SCHOOL CLOSED - Otago Anniversary

25 Mar: SCHOOL CLOSED - Good Friday

28 Mar: SCHOOL CLOSED - Easter Monday

29 Mar: SCHOOL CLOSED - Easter Tuesday

6 Apr: Board of Trustees meeting at 7pm

8 Apr: Full school assembly at 2pm


2 May: Start of term two

For 2016 term dates, click here.


Term 1 going swimmingly

by Chris Smith

Over half way through the term and children are making the most of the opportunities on offer.

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Headlice Treatment

by Admin

There have been a few cases of headlice recently. This article provides advice on how to check and treat your child's hair.

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BoT Elections

Board of Trustees Elections

by Board of Trustees

Considering becoming a Trustee? Here is information that may be helpful in making your decision.

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Super Swimming Stars from Room 9!

by Heather Bonney

The Room 9 swimmers have really enjoyed their swimming sessions this week, and have demonstrated some fantastic swimming skills!

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The latest happenings from the Garden Group!

by Heather Bonney

What have our Wakari School Garden Groupers been up to lately?

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Teddy Bear hospital

Teddy Bear Hospital

by Bryce Horgan

You saw correctly! Teddy Bear Hospital. What is this about?

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KVC Sports Day 2

Sports Day

by Room 3

Kaikorai Valley College Sports Day

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On the lake!

Year 6 Camp

by Room 2

Hear how the Year 6's from Room 2 enjoyed the Camp at Iona.

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"The Race"

by Room 13

Read about Dylan's day in Queenstown.

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"The Match"

by Room 13

Here is Ella's experience at a football match.

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Flag Referendum

by Room 13

The Senior Syndicate held their own flag referendum. See how they got on.

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Pencil Puppet Fun

by Lisa Lowden

Rooms 14 and 15 have been making puppets!

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Morning Tea for families new to Wakari School - 31 March

by Home and School

Please join us for a " Welcome to Wakari  School" morning tea, to be held in the school hall following Junior Assembly on Thursday 31 March at 9.10am

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Anita Cumming

Drama Classes

by Bryce Horgan

Anita Cumming Drama School offers classes for children of various ages.

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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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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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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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