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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

107, 2016

Principal Awards 1 July

Sienna Brown – This girl is making some incredible gains in her learning.  It is so exciting to see you making such positive progress Sienna – BRILLIANT!.

Josh Quedley –  This week as we have prepared […]

107, 2016

Pupil Awards 1 July


Morgan: Morgan you are such a Star!  What an improvement we’re seeing!  Both your Active and Literate Light seem to have new batteries and you are aglow – well done to you and keep […]

107, 2016

End of Term

Next week is our last week for Term Two… I can’t believe this time last year I was heading to Europe!

As this will be the last Newsletter for this term…have a fabulous holiday, as always […]

107, 2016


As soon as I finish writing this I will be putting together the final pieces of documentation required to be sent to ERO as part of the pre visit requirements. As yet we have not […]

107, 2016

Matariki Hangi

We have had so many fabulous emails, texts and personal acknowledgements for our Matariki Hangi last night, Thank you.

Fire PitThough the outcome was not quite what we […]

1706, 2016


BANK ACCOUNT:  Reminder that we have a new bank account.  Please check your saved accounts and change as necessary.

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20/40HOUR FAMINE  Please return all 40Hour Famine books (even if challenge not completed) and money […]

1706, 2016

Principal Awards 10th & 17th June 2016

10th June

Phoebe Erni –a girl who is on fire with her learning and taking a really active leadership in Marama

17th June

Bonita Rentoul –  Beth was so impressed with Bonita’s resilience and patience when working through […]

Dates for your Diary

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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

Visit our classroom blogs!

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