We as a staff are committed to providing the best possible outcomes for your child and the Kaharoa School community during the Covid19 lockdown in New Zealand. This is a time when our Kaharoa School’s Cornerstone Values come to the fore, especially those of Kindness and Compassion. We can still connect - via technology and how lucky we are to be able to do so! This will be very important to do so especially for those living alone. [Read More...]
Please find below updates regarding Covid-19 Coronavirus and/or School related information. New posts will appear at the top, so please keep checking back here.
File Download: essential-services-list.pdf
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.
The Keep New Zealand Beautiful and Resene Wall Worthy Competition finalists have been announced and thanks to the awesome work of Zemfira, one of our Year 7 students, Kaharoa School is one of them!
The Hell Reading Challenge will continue this year. Your child can get started now!
File Download: 2020_Hell_Reading_Challenge_-_book_review_card.pdf
Congratulations to our place-holding swimmers following the Interschool Competition that was held on 6 March.
File Download: 2020_Qualifiers.pdf
Congratulations to the following children who received the Stepping Up Awards for their class in Term 1 and to Lucy Barker, our Wheel Recipient.
A message from Sport Bay of Plenty. Kia ora koutou, RE: Cancelled to end of Term 1 - all school sport events facilitated by Sport Bay of Plenty
Please find attached the results from the Junior and
File Download: School_Swimming_Sports_Results_2020.pdf
Kia Ora Kaharoa Whanau. Our Firewood Fundraiser was held on Sat 14th and Sunday 15th of March. We delivered 31 cubes and made $2820. A huge thank you to
A huge congratulations to Wiremu, who won the Aniwell Sportsmanship Award at Land Rover Horse of the Year 2020. Equestrian Sports NZ said on their Facebook post, “Wiremu consistently displays great sportsmanship, a willingness to help and learn and is an excellent young horseman”.
Room Kowhai went down to the Kokako Bush Block to enjoy the trees, birds, insects, and fungi.
A big thank you to TW Moore Pumice Supplies for donating the sand and aggregate for our new beach volleyball gazebo.
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Room Rimu had a spectacular camp at Waihi in the last week of February, staying at Sapphire Springs Holiday Park and visiting various mining-related venues, local walks and of course the beach. Thank you to the wonderful parents who attended this memorable camp: Corrine Dixon, Brad Hohneck, Eddie Brake, Courtney Brunt, Jacqui English, Eden Ross, Vanessa Paikea, Jenn Transom, Shaun Coxhead.
Well done to the children who challenged themselves and represented the school in the RATS Duathlon yesterday. Thank you to the parents who supported the children and provided transport, it is very much appreciated. Special mention to Casey Day who got 3rd place in the Y5/6 race and Kobe Stranks-Rose who got 2nd place in the Y7/8 race.
KOS is In Term 2 - Weeks 1-3 we will be teaching the personal safety programme Keeping Ourselves Safe. Keeping Ourselves Safe has been designed to give students the skills to cope in situations involving abuse.
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