Kaharoa School

Term One • 2024

Sunshine, heat, and air conditioning…

Kia Ora Whānau - well all complaints of not enough sunshine last summer have been answered with beautiful weather to start the year. In this warm sunshine we have been able to welcome 30+ new students to our kura, with warm smiles and start-of-year events. The pool has been well used. I opened it at lunch today for over 50 excited kids. Great to see this resource being well used. [Read More...]

Principal - Lynden Cook
B.O.T. Chairperson - Sarah Paterson
Kaharoa Road RD, RD6 Rotorua 3096
t: (07) 332 3444
e: office@kaharoa.school.nz


✅  Please Update your Contact Details

posted: Sat, January 27, 2024

To all our Kaharoa School Whānau, Please email the office if you have made any changes to your address, email, phone and/or emergency contacts so that we can update our records.

Term Dates 2024

posted: Sat, January 27, 2024

An overview of the 2024 Term Dates are below for your information. Please also continue to check the website calendar and our newsletters for upcoming events which may not be noted below.

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Firewood Fundraiser

posted: Wed, February 28, 2024

​Is winter firewood playing on your mind? The Kaharoa School PTA has cubes of near-dry firewood ready for your wood shed! See their flyer below for the details and be quick to secure your order.

File Download: firewood_2024-2.pdf

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Free Swim Skills Clinic leading up to CBOP Competition

posted: Thu, February 15, 2024

Please find attached information on the free skills clinics being run by Swim Rotorua. These clinics are aimed at Year 4-8 children competing in the CBOP Swimming Sports on 3 April.

File Download: Swimming_skills_clinic_promo.jpg

File Download: Swim_Rotorua_Free_Skills_Clinics_2024.pdf

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≫ Kaharoa School Newsletter - 14 February 2024 ≪

posted: Wed, February 14, 2024

Please find below our first newsletter for the year together with our Term 1 Important Events Fridge Poster and 2024 Triathlon Results. A hard copy of this newsletter will be sent home with each family and is also posted here in case you wish to refer back to it at a later date. We wish all our new and returning students a wonderful year ahead!

File Download: Kaharoa_News_-_14_February_2024.pdf

File Download: 2024_Term_1_Important_Events_Fridge_Poster.pdf

File Download: Triathlon_Results_2024.pdf

Kaharoa Snapshot - 9 February 2024

posted: Fri, February 09, 2024

Please find below our Snapshot which was emailed to all families on 9 February.

File Download: Kaharoa_Snapshot_-_9_February_2024.pdf

Play with Paint Event

posted: Thu, February 08, 2024

​Kiri Honey is running a 2-hour ‘Play with Paint’ event at the Kaharoa Hall on Saturday, 17 February, 7-9pm. Unleash Your Inner Creative and Have Some Fun!

File Download: Play_with_Paint-min.pdf

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Can you help on the TUM Aid Station?

posted: Wed, January 31, 2024

​The PTA is organising the first fundraiser of the year - running an Aid Station for the very popular Tarawera Ultra Marathon on 17-18 February. If you are keen to help, please contact Michelle. Click “Read More…” below for more details.

File Download: 2024_TUM.pdf

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Kaharoa Snapshot - 25 January 2024

posted: Fri, January 26, 2024

Our aim is to send home each major event as a separate email with the information that you need. This makes it easy to search back for an event. Unfortunately at busy times of the year, this can mean you get a number of emails all at once! To support this, we email home a ‘Kaharoa Snapshot’ regularly that gives details of what is happening at school and lists the email information that has been sent. Below you will find a Kaharoa School Snapshot that will help you with the start of the year organisation for your child/ren! The staff are looking forward to seeing you next week. Please make it a priority to attend the Whānau Picnic on 31 January if at all possible. The Kaharoa School Team

File Download: Start_2024_-_Important_Events.pdf

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≫ Kaharoa School Newsletter - 6 December 2023 ≪

posted: Wed, December 06, 2023

Please find below our last newsletter for the year. A hard copy has been sent home for each family today. Please take note of the times and information for tomorrow night’s Student-Led Conferences and Sports Prizegiving. We look forward to seeing you! We also attach below our Pool flyer and a Work Notice from Higgins regarding roadworks that have started on Tauranga Direct Road that were included with the digital version of the newsletter.

File Download: 6_Dec_23_Kaharoa_News-min.pdf

File Download: Pool_Flyer_2023-2024.pdf

File Download: Higgins_Work_Notice_Dec.pdf

Order Your Child’s 2024 Stationery Now

posted: Tue, December 05, 2023

We’ve teamed up with OfficeMax to your back-to-school shop super easy! Your child’s class list is already loaded. Just go to myschool.co.nz. Simply add your details, check that you want everything on the list, then click and confirm - and OfficeMax will get your delivery underway with free delivery on orders over $70^.

File Download: MySchool_Parent_Offer_Flyer%2C_December_2023.PDF

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Kaharoa Snapshot - 29 November 2023

posted: Wed, November 29, 2023

​Please find below our Snapshot which was emailed to all families on 29 November.

File Download: 29_Nov_23_Snapshot.pdf

Kaharoa Snapshot - 22 November 2023

posted: Wed, November 22, 2023

​Please find below our Snapshot which was emailed to all families on 22 November.

File Download: 22_Nov_23_Snapshot.pdf

≫ Kaharoa School Newsletter - 16 November 2023 ≪

posted: Thu, November 16, 2023

Please find below our latest newsletter. Included are the results from Group Day together with 2024 start and term dates. There is a whole school assembly tomorrow morning at 9am where we will be awarding Stepping Up Certificates and 1st place Athletics Certificates. Parents and caregivers are very welcome to attend. Well done to all our students who competed on the day and a huge congratulations to our placegetters! We hope to see you at the Ray White Rotorua Colour Fun Run over the weekend! Tickets sales via Eventbrite end tonight. You can purchase tickets at the event on Saturday between 9-10am but prices will be $5 more per ticket.

File Download: 16_Nov_23_Kaharoa_News.pdf

File Download: Group_Day_2023_-_Place_Getters.pdf

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Lunch online - starting on Thursday, 16 November

posted: Wed, November 15, 2023

Starting this Thursday we have Pita Pit as a Thursday-only lunch option for all our students. Similar to our former Ka Pai Kai lunches, ordering is very simple and can be done online.

File Download: Lunch_Online.pdf

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