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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.

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about what our school has to offer.

Latest News

2401, 2020

Kia ora , Welcome to 2020.

Our school year starts for all returning and new students… 8.55am Tuesday 4 February.

Teaching Staff will be present on Friday 31 January, working together on planning and preparation for the new school year.

New students and […]

1701, 2020

Stationery Lists 2020

Click on the relevant link to find the stationery list for your child’s class/year level.

Ramaroa Nui Year 3

Ramaroa Nui Year 2

Ramaroa Iti Year 1-2

Ramaroa Iti New Entrant

Turama Year 4-6

Marama […]

1612, 2019

Thank you and Farewell …

Dear Parents/ Caregivers


Can you believe this is the last week of school for 2019? The years do seem to get faster and we constantly try to pack more and more in!

On behalf of all of […]

811, 2019


Speaking of donations. You may have seen the plants at the front of the hall? These were donated by Westbank Natives so we can revitalise our school gardens. Mike Hardy is going to place […]

811, 2019

Wellington Camp

 This is just a week away. Julieanne and Heidi spent last weekend in Wellington, staying at our accommodation and ensuring everything was set for a great week. This is some 10 months or more […]

811, 2019

Dates 2020

Also, while we are looking towards 2020, our start date for students will be Tuesday 4 February.

The second day will be Wednesday 5th. Thursday 6 school will CLOSED for Waitangi Day and the […]

811, 2019

Staffing and Classes 2020

Appointments; We have two new teachers joining our team for 2020. Toby Ammundsen and Dylan Bird.

Toby comes to us from the Kapiti Coast’s Paraparumu School and prior to that Newtown School in central […]

Dates for your Diary

  • 12th Feb, Meet the Teacher 6pm
  • 14th Feb, UMO Tryathlon
  • 25th Feb, Junior Swimming Mahana
  • 26th Feb, BOT meeting
  • 27th Feb, UMO senior Swimming Sports
  • 8th April, Student Led Conferences
  • 9th April, Term 1 ends
  • 28th April, Term 2 begins

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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Marama’s Blog
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