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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

1606, 2017

ERO Review

This week as you are aware we had Sally and Debbie from the Education Review Office undertaking an external evaluation of our school. After three days of intense scrutiny they reported back to the Board […]

1606, 2017

Principal Awards 16 June

9 June Patrick B; This young man’s writing is going from strength to strength…and I have to say it has even developed more since I gave him this award last week. So exciting!

16 June   Cassius […]

1606, 2017



Zac W & Thomas; Wow, your Confident Light has become so bright! We love how independent you have become in your learning especially at writing time. Super Well done!

Zak C; We just love the way […]

1606, 2017

Newsletter 16 June 2016

Our latest newsletter is here! Newsletter 16 June

206, 2017


Monday June 12 we will host our two Education Review Office Reviewers, Sally Direen and Debbie Calder. They will be carrying out an intense, external review of our school over 3-4 days. Their focus will […]

206, 2017

Mobile Dental Unit

The Mobile Oral Health Unit will be on site for the next few weeks. As the Unit takes up most of our carpark this does compromise our parking whilst it is here. Please take particular […]

206, 2017

Trainee Teacher Visit

This week we hosted students in their final year of teacher training at the Nelson Campus of UC Ed+. Visiting Upper Moutere and observing teaching and learning in our environment has now become an integral […]

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