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Whittaker’s Chocolate Fundraising Due In

2019-08-19T16:34:19+12:00August 19th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Monday 19th August 2019 The Whittakers Chocolate Fundraiser is coming to an end and your Chocolates sold or unsold are now due. Can you please return all funds/unsold chocolates to the office in the mornings ASAP. A huge thank you to everyone in getting your chocolates sold. So far the fundraiser has been a HUGE [...]

Carparking Civil Works – Update #2

2019-08-12T13:20:13+12:00August 12th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Monday 12th August 2019 Congratulations everyone for a smooth Monday morning with the changes to the parking and drop off commencing today, Monday 12th August. The top island and roundabout is completely blocked off now and will be for the next 6 weeks. We have created a turn around zone in the school house carpark. [...]

Carparking Civil Works – Update #1

2019-08-09T16:27:43+12:00August 9th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Friday 9th August 2019   Civil Works to Roundabout, Staff Carpark & Visitor Carpark On Monday 12th August the upgrade to our driveway, roundabout and top carparks begins!! This is a Ministry of Education roll growth improvement project we have been planning for over the last year. We apologise for the short notice but the [...]

Tahekeroa Bus Route Back to Normal

2019-08-01T14:20:22+12:00August 1st, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Thursday 1st August 2019   We have just been advised by Ritchies that the bus routes 1977 & 1516 (Orewa College bus) have returned to normal as of this afternoon. Please pass this information on to other affected parents in case they haven't seen this message. Thank you for your patience in this matter. Regards [...]

Whittaker’s Chocolate Fundraiser

2019-07-26T13:38:12+12:00July 26th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Whittaker's Chocolate Fundraiser All families will receive their box of Whittaker's chocolate bars for our fundraiser, on Monday 29th July. The eldest or only child in each family will be given their box at the end of the day. There will be a note attached to each box with details of how and what to [...]

Date Change for After School Stencil Art Class

2019-07-19T11:26:07+12:00July 19th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

To allow more time for students to enrol in the after school Stencil Art Class, the classes will now start in week 3. The classes have also been opened up to all ages of students. Where: The school art room When: Tuesday 6th August – Tuesday 10th September, 3.10- 4.30pm. Note new dates. Who: All [...]

After School Stencil Art Class

2019-07-18T15:26:06+12:00July 18th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Does your child enjoy making art and learning new techniques? Layal Moore (Seb and Arielle’s mum) will be teaching an after-school stencil art class for 8-12 year olds during Term 3 in the school art room, starting from Tuesday of week 2 and running in a 6-week block. Children will learn to cut and spray [...]

Wainui School – Hydroponics System Fundraiser

2019-07-03T16:45:51+12:00July 3rd, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Wednesday 3rd July, 2019 Hydroponics System Fundraiser Lexie Atkinson, Serena Wyers, Evie Alexander, and Cian O’Brien are going to be setting up a hydroponics system at Wainui School. We have been looking at a grow tunnel for the hydroponics system. The grow tunnel costs anywhere between $800 and $1000. This Thursday 4th of July we [...]

Ag Day 2019 – Update #1

2019-06-28T10:26:34+12:00June 28th, 2019|Current Newsletter, General|

Friday 28th June 2019   Ag Day 2019  Friday 25th October Update # 1 This year, Wainui School will celebrate its annual tradition of Ag Day on Friday 25th October. This day has become the biggest day for our families - parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends, and past pupils are all welcomed to this important [...]