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We are empowered to be confident, active, creative, literate, numerate thinkers who show respect, responsibility and pride.

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Upper Moutere School
is set in beautiful countryside,
surrounded by a supportive community.
It is a great place to learn and develop.

Our goal is to ensure everyone who walks through our school gate feels good about being part of Our School.

Please explore our website and learn more
about what our school has to offer.

Latest News

2909, 2017

ERO Report

Our Education Review Office 2017 Report, just published, is outstanding and a credit to teachers, parents, our children, and the leadership team led by Grant.  The Education Review Office (ERO) gave us the highest rating […]

2508, 2017

Pupil Awards 25 August


Tobi; We love the way your creative light is shining so brightly. Your stories at writing time are so interesting and capTure our attention. Well done, we are so proud of you.

Linea, what a super […]

2508, 2017

Start Date 2018

People are asking about the starting date for 2018…

There is a range of starting date options but we have decided the first day for students will be Wednesday 31 January. Monday 5 February the following week, […]

2508, 2017

Reading Assistance

We have children who would benefit from reading to an adult and having support for other aspects of their learning. Is there anyone in the community who thinks they could give us an hour of […]

2508, 2017

Principal Awards

18 August

Isaiah, Sebastian, Seth, for supporting a mate in a time of need and Riley D for being able to push through his apprehension and perform with confidence…what an impressive groups of guys!

2508, 2017

Upcoming Events ….

Teachers are currently busy writing Term Three reports. These take considerable time outside school hours. They will be sent home at the end of week 9 with Student-led Conferences the following week.

Ramaroa 6 are into […]

2508, 2017

This Week’s activities

This week Turama welcome Kieren McFerrier to their learning space. Kieren and his family are new to Upper Moutere having moved from Brightwater.

This week has been very busy with Nelson Mathix, Winter Sports and Daffodil […]

Dates for your Diary

  1. Masked Parade

    October 27 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
  2. Athletics Day

    November 11 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Wellington Camp

    November 27 - December 1

Term Dates 2017

  • Term 1 2017 : Wednesday, February 1st – Thursday, 13th April 2017
  • Term 2: Monday, 1st May – Friday 7th July 2017
  • Term 3: Monday, 24th July – Friday, 29th September 2017
  • Term 4: Monday, 16th October – Thursday, 14th December 2017
  • Other dates to note:
    Waitangi Day – Monday 6th Feb, Good Friday – Friday 14th April, Easter Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th March,
    Queens Birthday – Monday 5th June, Labour Day – Monday 23th October

Keep up with our kids

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Marama’s Blog
Turama’s Blog
Ramaroa’s Blog