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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

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 […]

811, 2019

Moutere Catchment

As a school we are looking how we can develop an ongoing relationship with this group. Next Tuesday 12 November 6.45pm at MHCC you are all invited to attend their launch.

We hope to […]

811, 2019

Pool Update

We have had some strengthening work carried out as our pool had begun to develop cracks along the side walls. This may be as a result of the Kaikoura earthquakes. This work is nearly […]

811, 2019

Athletics Day Tomorrow

The weather forecast has not been at all reliable this week so we will wait to see what tomorrow brings.

A decision will be made by several principals early tomorrow morning as we need […]

Dates for your Diary

  • 30 Oct  Y7/8 Market Day
  • 1 Nov   Music Showcase
  • 1 Nov  Y8 Top Team Lower Moutere
  • 6 Nov   Y6 Tennis Tournament
  • 7 Nov Y3-6 Clued Up Kids Motueka
  • 7 Nov Y7/8 Tennis Tournament
  • 9 Nov   Athletics Day
  • 15 Nov   MHS, Garin, Waimea Orientation Day
  • 18 Nov  Year 7/8 Wellington Camp
  • 19 Nov  Y6 Motec Expo
  • 22 Nov  Interschools Football Tournament
  • 12 Dec  Top Team
  • 16 Dec  Rabbit Island Picnic
  • 17 Dec  Y7/8 Dinner
  • 18 Dec  School Picnic
  • 19th December School Ends for 2019 12 noon
  • Tues 3 Feb  Start 2020

Term Dates 2019

  • Term 1 2019 : Friday, 7 February – Friday, 12th April 2019
  • Term 2: Monday, 29th April – Friday 5th July 2019
  • Term 3: Monday, 22nd July – Friday, 27th September 2019
  • Term 4: Monday, 14th October – Thursday, 19th December 2019
  • Other dates to note:
    Waitangi Day – Wednesday 6th Feb, Good Friday – Friday 19th April, Easter Monday 22nd  and Tuesday 23rd April, Anzac Day Thursday 25th April
    Queens Birthday – Monday 3rd June, Labour Day – Monday 28th October

Keep up with our kids

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Marama’s Blog
Turama’s Blog
Ramaroa nui’s Blog
Ramaroa iti’s Blog