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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

2401, 2020

Kia ora , Welcome to 2020.

Our school year starts for all returning and new students… 8.55am Tuesday 4 February.

Teaching Staff will be present on Friday 31 January, working together on planning and preparation for the new school year.

New students and […]

1701, 2020

Stationery Lists 2020

Click on the relevant link to find the stationery list for your child’s class/year level.

Ramaroa Nui Year 3

Ramaroa Nui Year 2

Ramaroa Iti Year 1-2

Ramaroa Iti New Entrant

Turama Year 4-6

Marama […]

1612, 2019

Thank you and Farewell …

Dear Parents/ Caregivers


Can you believe this is the last week of school for 2019? The years do seem to get faster and we constantly try to pack more and more in!

On behalf of all of […]

811, 2019


Speaking of donations. You may have seen the plants at the front of the hall? These were donated by Westbank Natives so we can revitalise our school gardens. Mike Hardy is going to place […]

811, 2019

Wellington Camp

 This is just a week away. Julieanne and Heidi spent last weekend in Wellington, staying at our accommodation and ensuring everything was set for a great week. This is some 10 months or more […]

811, 2019

Dates 2020

Also, while we are looking towards 2020, our start date for students will be Tuesday 4 February.

The second day will be Wednesday 5th. Thursday 6 school will CLOSED for Waitangi Day and the […]

811, 2019

Staffing and Classes 2020

Appointments; We have two new teachers joining our team for 2020. Toby Ammundsen and Dylan Bird.

Toby comes to us from the Kapiti Coast’s Paraparumu School and prior to that Newtown School in central […]

Dates for your Diary

  • 30 Oct  Y7/8 Market Day
  • 1 Nov   Music Showcase
  • 1 Nov  Y8 Top Team Lower Moutere
  • 6 Nov   Y6 Tennis Tournament
  • 7 Nov Y3-6 Clued Up Kids Motueka
  • 7 Nov Y7/8 Tennis Tournament
  • 9 Nov   Athletics Day
  • 15 Nov   MHS, Garin, Waimea Orientation Day
  • 18 Nov  Year 7/8 Wellington Camp
  • 19 Nov  Y6 Motec Expo
  • 22 Nov  Interschools Football Tournament
  • 12 Dec  Top Team
  • 16 Dec  Rabbit Island Picnic
  • 17 Dec  Y7/8 Dinner
  • 18 Dec  School Picnic
  • 19th December School Ends for 2019 12 noon
  • Tues 3 Feb  Start 2020

Term Dates 2019

  • Term 1 2019 : Friday, 7 February – Friday, 12th April 2019
  • Term 2: Monday, 29th April – Friday 5th July 2019
  • Term 3: Monday, 22nd July – Friday, 27th September 2019
  • Term 4: Monday, 14th October – Thursday, 19th December 2019
  • Other dates to note:
    Waitangi Day – Wednesday 6th Feb, Good Friday – Friday 19th April, Easter Monday 22nd  and Tuesday 23rd April, Anzac Day Thursday 25th April
    Queens Birthday – Monday 3rd June, Labour Day – Monday 28th October

Keep up with our kids

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Marama’s Blog
Turama’s Blog
Ramaroa nui’s Blog
Ramaroa iti’s Blog