Kaharoa School

Term One • 2020

Settling in to Routines

With the new year started children are settling into the routines of their new classes and teachers. During these early days, teachers spend a lot of time reinforcing expectations for each curriculum area, setting up group rotations and ensuring each child's individual needs are being catered for. [Read More...]

Principal - Warwick Moyle
B.O.T. Chairperson - Tony Thaugland
Kaharoa Road RD, RD6 Rotorua 3096
t: (07) 332 3444
e: office@kaharoa.school.nz



posted: Tue, February 18, 2020

The Board invites applications from parents who wish to enrol their sons and daughters at Kaharoa School for Term 2 2020. Enrolment at the school is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school office. The enrolment period runs from 10 April 2020 to 3 July 2020. The Board has determined a limited number of places are likely, at some year levels, to be available for out of zone students in this enrolment period. The exact number of places will depend on the number of applications received from students who live within the school’s home zone.

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‘Building Champions’ Kids Obstacle Course

posted: Tue, February 18, 2020

CLM with the support of the Rotorua Aquatic Centre are bringing Building Champions Obstacle Challenge to Rotorua. This is a specially designed event for tamariki aged 3-13, with over 15 fun and challenging obstacles. It’s a fun physical family day out where parents can run with their children at no extra cost. It will be held at Kuirau park on the 1 March.

File Download: 4012_-_Rotorua_-_Obstalce_Challenge_-_A5.pdf

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PTA Firewood Fundraiser 2020

posted: Tue, February 18, 2020

Kia Ora Kaharoa Whanau, We have a firewood Fundraiser on Saturday 14th March. $100 per cubic meter of mixed gum and pine, thrown. For orders please email Sonia sonias@kaharoa.school.nz. There is limited stock so first in first served!

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Sustainable Backyards March 2020 Events

posted: Thu, February 13, 2020

Sustainable Backyards is back for another year, and this year we have over 20 events in Rotorua for the month of March!

File Download: 2020_Sustainable_Backyards_booklet.pdf

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Past Pupils Recently Recognised at WHHS

posted: Thu, February 13, 2020

​Congratulations to the following Kaharoa past pupils whose very impressive 2019 academic achievements have been recently celebrated by WHHS:

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This Season’s Silage - Needs to go!

posted: Tue, February 11, 2020

Our friendly neighbour is selling 27 large bales of this season’s wrapped silage. Her property on Kaharoa Road has sold and the silage needs to go before 9 March. She has kindly offered that a percentage of the sales will be donated to the school.

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Relax Kids - New “Mighty Monster Adventures!”

posted: Mon, February 10, 2020

RELAX KIDS will shortly begin a new 8 week course called “Mighty Monster Adventures” to help our tamariki learn to “name and tame and train” their monster feelings. It is about finding stratagies to deal with overwhelming emotions.

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Marist St Michael’s Junior Rugby Registration

posted: Mon, February 10, 2020

Marist St Michaels Junior Rugby Registration is coming up on 21, 22 and 27 February. Details and times are provided on the flyer attached.

File Download: Marist_St_Michaels_Junior_Rugby_Registration.pdf

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Tennis Lessons in Term 1

posted: Sun, February 09, 2020

​Justin Megraw is running tennis lessons at Kaharoa School this term for kids aged 9+. Lessons will be held Wednesday mornings, 8.00-8.45am, starting 12 February 2020.

File Download: Term_1_Tennis_Lessons.pdf

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Iron Kidz Taupo 2020

posted: Fri, February 07, 2020

This year’s Iron Kidz Triathlon 2020 is being held in Taupo on 1 March. A fun triathlon for 7-15 year olds and offering an Elite Category for more serious athletes and a Splash and Dash for 5-7 year olds.

File Download: Poster_Ironkidz_2020_A3_FINAL.pdf

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Argyle House Open Day

posted: Fri, February 07, 2020

Argyle House, Hamilton Boys’ High School’s Boarding Hostel is hosting an Open Day on Thursday 5 March 2020 from 10.00am - 2.00pm at 34 Argyle Street, Hamilton.

File Download: Open_Day_Programme_2020.pdf

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Strengthening Teens Against Anxiety

posted: Tue, February 04, 2020

An evening for parents and whanau of adolescents with international speaker and author, psychologist Karen Young. The event will be held at JPC on 2 April at 7pm. Please see

File Download: Karen_Young_Poster.pdf

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Sunsmart Hamurana Bus Kids

posted: Mon, February 03, 2020

We are encouraging the Hamurana bus children to bring their own named cap/sunhat in their bags to wear after school while waiting for the bus for added protection from the sun. A reminder that we further strongly recommend that our students

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Congratulations to Kallista & Nando Pijnaker

posted: Thu, January 30, 2020

Congratulations to past pupils, Kallista and Nando Pijnaker on their recent achievements. Kallista finished her Mechanical Engineering degree with honours and has a job lined up with Fisher & Paykel working on breathing machines for hospitals. Nando has just signed his first professional contract with Grasshopper Football Club in Zurich, Switzerland. We wish you both the best in your future endeavours!

File Download: RDP_Nando_Pijnaker.pdf

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Tennis Cup Winners 2019

posted: Mon, December 16, 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 Tennis Cup winners Emily Davies and Kobe Stranks-Rose. Runners up were Olivia Downs and Roen Siemonek.

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