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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

2102, 2018

SCHOOL is OPEN Wednesday 21 February

School is open today. We hope you all stayed safe during the storm.

1902, 2018


Our School is CLOSED this TUESDAY 20 February due to predicted severe weather ex-cyclone Gita.

Stay safe everyone.!

1901, 2018

Deputy Principal Position

Due to the promotion of our Deputy Principal we are looking for a new  Deputy Principal to join our team.

This is a great opportunity to grow your career in a learning community that promotes innovation, […]

2710, 2017

Motueka Community of Learning Teacher (Across Community) Role

he Motueka Community of Learning is seeking three teachers (across Community) for a fixed term period of one year

This fixed term role will:

  • Focus on improving teaching practices in order to meet the shared achievement […]
2909, 2017

ERO Report

Our Education Review Office 2017 Report, just published, is outstanding and a credit to teachers, parents, our children, and the leadership team led by Grant.  The Education Review Office (ERO) gave us the highest rating […]

2508, 2017

Pupil Awards 25 August


Tobi; We love the way your creative light is shining so brightly. Your stories at writing time are so interesting and capTure our attention. Well done, we are so proud of you.

Linea, what a super […]

2508, 2017

Start Date 2018

People are asking about the starting date for 2018…

There is a range of starting date options but we have decided the first day for students will be Wednesday 31 January. Monday 5 February the following week, […]

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