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

These are our learning lights – learn more

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

3103, 2017

Fundraising Team News

Our team is up and running and we have plans for some great events – more info to follow next term.

Please let us know if you’d like to be on a list of people that […]

3103, 2017



With a number of incidents of adults approaching children in the North Island I have asked teachers to talk to their classes about unknown adults approaching them.

Often, the ‘stranger’ says they are a […]

3103, 2017

Community of Learning

Our Community of Learning, (COL) comprising of 14 Motueka/Moutere schools has made an appointment to the leadership roles for two ten month terms.

I have been appointed the leadership role and will work alongside another principal […]

3103, 2017


24 March

Isaiah M I really enjoyed a great conversation with Isaiah and was impressed with his offer to help on another occasion. Thanks Isaiah

31 March

Elise C and Mazzy R These two worked every interval […]

3103, 2017



Emilia we are so impressed with your lovely smile in the mornings as you come into Marama. Your Confident Light is just gleaming for all of us to see and enjoy!

Riley; We are impressed with […]

3103, 2017


There has been so much support for Ramaroa 6’s movie night and Easter Raffle, Thank you. The Raffles look amazing!!!! They are in the office if you want to check them out…you can’t miss them […]

3103, 2017

Village Walkway

The Board met with members of the Upper Moutere Residents Association this week to consider how the school could support the proposed walkway between the village and the Moutere Hills Community Centre. The Board continues […]

Dates for your Diary

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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

Visit our classroom blogs!

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