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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.

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about what our school has to offer.

Latest News

2711, 2015


Dear Parents/Caregivers,

As the year is now coming to a close, we would like to celebrate the connections the students have made at Upper Moutere School with a whole school House DAY OUT.

We have had an […]

1811, 2015


Cawthron Institute have organised a week of events for people of all ages to have fun with science. Have a look at the list of events and feel free to invite your friends to come […]

1311, 2015

Pupil Awards 6 & 13 November

Ruby Hardy & Zak Chisnall; for having a go at reading time and trying hard to use your ‘Eagle eye’ to help you read new words. What stars you are. Your Literate Light […]

1311, 2015

Y 7/8 Wellington Camp

Year 7/8 Camp to Wellington… This is coming up really fast. The long anticipated week in Wellington is the talk of Ramaroa 6. Fleur has spent literally hours organising the week throughout the year as […]

1311, 2015


We are currently in the process of appointing two teaching staff for 2016. The fixed term position that Kirsty is currently in and another created by the resignation of Fleur. Fleur has decided she would […]

1311, 2015

Moutere Hills Athletics Day

Congratulations to Holly Young and Sam Quedley the fastest girl and boy of the Moutere Hills Cluster. Holly started last Saturdays Athletics Day with a win in the Taylor Martin 100m Girls race and Sam […]

511, 2015

Parent Consultation: Update of Education Act 1989

An invitation from the Ministry of Education to attend a meeting at which parents will have the opportunity to discuss the proposals in more detail.

The Nelson meeting details are:

Thursday 12 November 2015

7.00pm – 9.00pm

Ministry Of […]

Dates for your Diary

  1. Y8 Dinner

    December 10 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
  2. Big Day Out

    December 11
  3. School Picnic

    December 14 @ 5:00 am - 6:00 pm
  4. Last Day 2015

    December 15 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm

Term Dates 2015

  • Term 1: Tuesday, February 3rd – Thursday, April 2nd
  • Term 2: Monday, April 20th – Friday, July 3rd
  • Term 3: Monday, July 20th – Friday, September 25th
  • Term 4: Monday, October 12th – Tuesday, December 15th

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