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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

909, 2016

Principal Awards 9 September

2 September

Archie & Kellyanne  for their enthusiastic performance during Rock da House.
Bree and Kiri for their Solo performance at Rock da House …. Stunning!

9 September

Matilda – a fantastic sense of humour and great attitude towards […]

909, 2016

Pupil Awards 9 September


Jacob we are just so proud of you! We love those good choices you’re making. You are working hard to towards your learning goals and you are not giving up when the going gets […]

909, 2016

Moutere Village Pathway Petition

We have a petition in the office that we would encourage you to sign. It has been presented by the The Moutere Hills Residents Association to support the development of a pathway from the Upper […]

909, 2016

Ski Trip

It was unfortunate that the Ski Trip last Monday had to be cancelled as the field was closed. A lot of time goes into planning the day and I want to acknowledge the work Todd […]

909, 2016

School Production

A number of you have asked if we are presenting a school production this year and when. I can confirm that the production has been bought and Moutere Hills Community Centre booked. Keep Wednesday 6 […]

909, 2016

Rock Da House

Rock da House last Thursday night saw Upper Moutere Year 4-8 students take to the stage and entertain us with song and huge smiles. I hope you enjoyed seeing your child be part of this […]

909, 2016

Speech Contest

Next Wednesday after the Student-led Conference we will be hosting the Annual Motueka Speech Contest here at school. Our year 7/8 students have been presenting their speeches in class, with one student being selected to […]

Dates for your Diary

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Term Dates 2016

  • Term 1 2016 : Tuesday, February 2nd – Friday, 15th April 2016
  • Term 2: Monday, 2nd May – Friday 8th July 2016
  • Term 3: Monday, 25th July – Friday, 23rd September 2016
  • Term 4: Monday, 10th October – Wednesday, 14th December 2016
  • Other dates to note:
    Waitangi Day – Monday 8th Feb, Good Friday – Friday 25th March, Easter Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th March,
    Queens Birthday – Monday 6th June, Labour Day – Monday 24th October

Keep up with our kids

Visit our classroom blogs!

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