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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

307, 2020

Newsletter 3 July 2020

We have welcomed Daytona to Marama recently. As she is a year 8 sadly she will only be with us for a short time, we hope she enjoys being part of our team.

Last night the […]

1606, 2020

Our Fibre Community Stitch Project Exhibition

Our Fibre Exhibition 3-18 July Our Fibre Art Exhibition at Old Post Office Store

2205, 2020

PDF of Newsletter 22 May 2020

Click on the link to view a pdf of our latest newsletter.

22 May 2020

2205, 2020

Board Meeting

The Board was able to meet via Zoom during Lockdown and have their first meeting back onsite next Wednesday 27 at 5.30pm in Marama.

2205, 2020


I am aware there is social media content circulating that is wrong and unnecessarily upsetting parents and whānau. The gist of the misinformation is that the law passed on 13 May gives powers to Police […]

2205, 2020

Biking to School

Biking to school… We have a number of students who are now biking to school. They may have been biking heaps during lockdown when the roads were very quiet. BUT, please […]

2205, 2020

Reporting and Conferences

As we went into lockdown staff were about to use our new reporting process via the @school app. We decided with all that was happening not to proceed at the time. However, now we […]

Dates for your Diary

  • 20 July, term 3 Begins
  • 29 & 30th July, Y0-3 Whenua iti Adventurers programme
  • 2 August, Working Bee
  • 3 August, Dental Bus visits start
  • 5 August, Student Led Conferences
  • 20th August Y4-6 Winter Sports
  • 21st August Y7-8 Winter Sports
  • 24th August, School Photos
  • 27th August, NZ Playhouse Performance
  • 28 August, Inter-school Cross Country
  • 31 August, Swimming starts
  • 2 September, Tennis in Schools Starts
  • 4th September, Kids Lit Quiz
  • 16 September, EPro-8
  • 19th September, Elections
  • 23rd September, Book Quiz Y5-6
  • 7th Nov, Moutere Hills Athletics Day

Term Dates 2020

  • Term 1 2020 : Tuesday, 4 February – Thursday, 9th April
  • Term 2: Tuesday, 28th April – Friday 3rd July 2019
  • Term 3: Monday, 20th July – Friday, 25th September
  • Term 4: Monday, 12th October – Tuesday, 15th December
  • Other dates to note:
    Waitangi Day – Wednesday 6th Feb, Good Friday – Friday 10th April, Easter Monday 13th  and Tuesday 14th April, Anzac Day Monday 28th April
    Queens Birthday – Monday 8th June, Labour Day – Monday 26th October, Sat 14th Nov MH Sports Day

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