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JUNIOR ATHLETICS

Thu Dec 01 12:49pm

We are holding our Junior Athletics tomorrow on the school field. Field events will take place from 8.45 -10.30am and sprint heats/finals 11-12pm. This is for Room’s 14, 13, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & Yr2’s in Room 6.


We look forward to seeing you there.

Newsletter Term 4 Week 7

Wed Nov 30 02:18pm

 



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WHAANAU HUI REMINDER

Thu Nov 24 12:43pm

Our hui is this afternoon at 2.30pm in the staffroom. Look forward to seeing you there.

Zone Athletics

Thu Nov 24 07:48am

Morena Everyone,


Due to the weather Zone Athletics has been postpone today.  Save day is tomorrow, Friday 25th November.


Hope you all have a wonderful day.

Newsletter Term 4 Week 6

Wed Nov 23 01:36pm

 



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Patumahoe School Production. “A teary tale of fairy fails”

Mon Nov 14 01:19pm

Dear Parents.


This week is definitely exciting for the kids! It is of course Production week and the kids are amped to give you a performance you will hopefully be proud of. Here is the logistical for parents of the children taking part and also for all of you in general should you wish to come and watch. 


The performances start on Tuesday 15th November. Children taking part should already have costumes and props at school. They are to be responsible for them until we are concluded on Thurs night. Then all costumes/props can go home.


For the evening performances the process is similar. Kids need to be in school at 5.20pm and report straight to their classrooms on Wednesday and Thursday evenings. We will all meet in the hall at 5.40pm. Doors open at 5.50pm. If your child has seen the show (Junior & Middle school get to watch on Tuesday) then please arrange to have them stay at home for evening performances if possible. This helps with seating should we get lots of you along.


The show is approx 90 – 110 minutes long. We ask that you come into the school and grab your children from outside their classrooms at the conclusion please so that teachers know they have gone home safely. Evening performances finish at 7.30pm approx (probably a little later). 


There is no ticketing system and seats cannot be reserved by parents. 


Here are the Performance dates and times again. 
Tuesday 15th November. Tech rehearsal 9am – 10.30am. 
Dress Rehearsal (For Junior School). 12.30pm – 2pm.



Wednesday 16th November. Evening show. 6pm – 7.30pm. (Open to the public)


Thursday 17th November. Tech/Dress rehearsal (Cast). 9am – 10.30am.
Matinee. 12.30pm – 2pm. (Open to the public)


Evening show. 6pm – 7.30pm. (Open to the public)



Thanks heaps and good luck!!


Todd Williams


Deputy Principal


Patumahoe School.

CENTRAL GROUP DAY ATHLETICS

Fri Nov 11 11:40am

Central Group Day Athletics is being held next Wednesday 16th November at Navagation Homes Stadium.


Permission slips will be coming home today with the children, can you please have these returned on Monday. 


 

HELPERS NEEDED

Thu Nov 10 09:27am

We need someone to help us collect 80 or so chairs from Mauku Hall on Monday morning and deliver them to school for our production  then return them to Mauku Hall next Friday. If you have a small truck or a trailer and can help us with this please contact me :


kgrey@patumahoe.school.nz or call on 2363802 or 0273363802


Many thanks.

ATHLETICS

Wed Nov 09 01:51pm

We have made a decision to run athletics tomorrow Thursday 10th Nov as the weather forecast for Friday is not conducive to the running of our athletics programme.


We would love to see as many of you here as possible. We will follow the programme as per the newsletter.


We are also looking for parents to help us out during the day. 

Clive Howe Carpark

Tue Nov 01 02:59pm

Please remember that this is a carpark and the driveway is an important access route. Please do not park in the driveway when you come to collect your children from school, or while you wait for your children to make their way to you. Thanks for your assistance with this. 


 

Newsletter Term 4 Week 2

Wed Oct 26 01:31pm

 



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CALF CLUB TROPHIES

Fri Oct 21 01:37pm

Calf club trophies are ready for collection after school today from the library.

CALENDAR ART

Thu Oct 20 11:14am

LAST DAY FOR CALENDAR ART ORDERS IS TOMORROW. GET THOSE ORDERS IN.


Parents please advise your child to give to their teacher if you have put them in their bags. 

Newsletter Term 4 Week 1

Wed Oct 19 11:45am

 



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CALENDAR ART

Tue Oct 18 08:43am

Orders for the calendar art are due this Friday 21st October. Get your orders in.


You can pay online (please put reference calendar), eftpos at the office or cash through the classroom.

NEW PRINCIPAL WELCOME

Fri Sep 30 01:26pm

We will be holding a welcome assembly for our new principal on Monday 17th October at 1.30pm.


All welcome.

SCHOOL UNIFORM

Fri Sep 30 10:14am

Please find attached our school uniform policy. We are noticing a lot of non uniform items appearing on children. 


Please read the following policy and ensure next term your child is wearing correct school uniform.


 



SCHOOL UNIFORM POLICY

BOT announcement: PLAYGROUND!!!!

Thu Sep 29 12:31pm

We’ve got some exciting news!  The school board is pleased to announce the replacement of the senior playground (adjacent to the swimming pool).  This work has been several years in the making and will be a welcome upgrade.  Requiring significant investment of over $200k, the work includes full drainage works to help avoid muddy clothes coming home! This work has been made possible with the support from the School PTA who have contributed a significant portion of the playground (in part due to a very successful Calf Club!), and the support from the Pelorus Trust.  The design work has been completed, with work scheduled to start in December, with all going to plan, ready for Term 1 2023!  The board will also look to making some improvements to junior playground in the near future.  The board thanks the PTA and Pelorus Trust for their support.



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JADE’S FAREWELL ASSEMBLY & AFTERNOON TEA

Wed Sep 28 08:21am

 



INVITATION

TECHNOLOGY AND BEAN PROJECTS

Tue Sep 27 09:40am

Parents please come in and collect your child/rens beans or projects asap. Must be collected today as we need to organise hall for tomorrow.


 

Adult cake competition.

Fri Sep 23 03:17pm

Just a reminder to all those budding cake artists out their in our community there is an adult cake competition at calf club.  See the flyer attached.


The community can also vote – the cake with the most money will win people’s choice award.  See you all in room 10 tomorrow.



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Newsletter Term 3 Week 9

Wed Sep 21 01:21pm

 



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SNEAK PEAK OF OUR PRIZES AND RAFFLES

Wed Sep 21 01:02pm

 



PRIZES AND RAFFLES

Year 6 Accelerate Testing

Wed Sep 21 10:30am

Parents of all Year 6 children who will be attending Pukekohe Intermediate School have to option of having their child sit the accelerate test in week 10 on Wednesday 28th September.  This will take place at Patumahoe School at 11:00am.  If you wish to have your Year 6 child sit this test please send an email to Mr Williams (mrwilliams@patumahoe.school.nz) so that they can be added to the list.


Thank you to those parents who have already done this.


 

CALF CLUB PROGRAMME

Wed Sep 21 09:32am

Please find below a copy of the calf club programme for the day. Please note times throughout the day and ensure your child is where they should be at the correct time.



CALF CLUB PROGRAMME

Drama Performances for Rooms 1,2,3,13,4 & 5

Tue Sep 20 03:34pm

Good afternoon to all parents of the children in rooms 1,2,3,13,4 & 5.


The children have been working with the very talented Marama Killen on a short drama piece throughout the term and would like to invite any parents, or grandparents who are able to come and watch their performance tomorrow at 1:50pm under the cloud.


We look forward to seeing you there if you are able.


 

PET, DOGS, CHICKEN DIARIES

Mon Sep 19 12:37pm

We have a number of diaries still outstanding these need to be in by the end of the day, otherwise they will not be judged.


 

CALF CLUB STALL ROSTER

Thu Sep 15 11:16am

We still have two time slots for the calf club stalls. One at 9.30am Bacon & Egg and one at 9.30am Paddock to Plate soup.


Please can we get these filled by the end of today.

Newsletter Term 3 Week 8

Wed Sep 14 12:55pm

 



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PTA CALF CLUB RAFFLE TICKETS

Tue Sep 13 09:15am

Extra raffle tickets are now available at the office. Please note they are in books of 10 now not 5.

CALF CLUB STALLS

Mon Sep 12 10:35am

Thank you to everyone who has put their name down for a slot on a stall at calf club. 


We have 4 slots left to fill all at 9.30am – two for the bacon & egg rolls and 2 for the Paddock to Plate soup stall.


 

CALF CLUB BAKE SALE

Thu Sep 08 10:43am

Dear parents,
2 baking boxes will be handed out next Wednesday 14th September to the eldest/only child. Instructions will be attached to the baking boxes. Baking to be dropped off to the school Library on Friday 23rd  September (before or after school).

PTA CALF CLUB RAFFLE TICKETS

Thu Sep 08 10:39am

The PTA are printing more raffle tickets at present, these will be available shortly. Will send another alert out when you can come and collect more.


 

Hi parents, if you have any unsold raffle tickets at home – please return them to the office so others can sell them . Thanks PTA

Tue Sep 06 03:42pm

PTA Calf Club mufti day

Tue Sep 06 12:17pm

 



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Board of Trustees Elections

Tue Sep 06 12:08pm

Reminder – Voting closes at 4pm tomorrow Wednesday 7th September.


 

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