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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

2405, 2016

Junior Cross Country

2016 Moutere Hills Junior Cross Country


Dear Family

The Moutere Hills Junior Cross Country fun run will be held on Thursday 9th June at Dovedale School. All the children from Years 1-3 will be participating. We would love […]

605, 2016

Pupil of the Week 6 May


Serenity & Emilia; Congratulations on a fabulous first week of school. We love the way you listen carefully to instructions and enthusiastically give everything a go. We are so proud of you!

Mazzy; you light […]

605, 2016

Principal’s Awards – 6th May

Ariana Marr – a couple of lunchtimes now I have noticed Ariana calmly coming to the aid of upset younger students.  She does this in such a caring, supportive way … WOW?  Thank you Ariana.

Sophie […]

605, 2016

BOT Elections

By the end of the term we will have a new Board of Trustees, as the election process has begun nationally. Saree is our returning officer, can you make first contact with her if you […]

605, 2016

Term 2 Themes and Events

This term we continue our Theme “Making Choices” with a focus on Social Sciences, looking at cultural celebrations and in particular Matariki. We want to further develop our Learning Process – ‘Get it, Sort it, […]

605, 2016

Welcome Term 2

Kia ora, welcome to Term two. Trust you all got to share some valuable family time over the break.

A special Welcome to Serenity Partridge and Emilia Banks who turned 5 over the holiday break and joined […]

605, 2016

Moutere Hills Cross Country Y4-8

Dear Parents / Caregivers

Woollaston Estate is the venue for the annual Moutere Hills Cross Country. This will be our ‘School Cross Country’ event and the competitive runners from this day will go into the […]

Dates for your Diary

  1. Moutere Hills Cross Country

    May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  2. BOT Election Voting

    June 3 @ 12:00 pm
  3. Junior Cross Country Y1-3

    June 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
  4. Community Consultation

    June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

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