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1. School News

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News and Information from Upper Moutere School.

11 12, 2020

School Pick Up Specials

December 11th, 2020|1. School News, 7. SUMS News|

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11 12, 2020

School Finish

December 11th, 2020|1. School News|

School will finish on Tuesday at midday, after a brief whole school gathering by the bell at 11.45am. We will farewell our other leavers then. The bus will run at 12.05pm.

Along with all the staff at Upper Moutere School I would like to wish you and your family a fabulous festive season and summer together.

Stay […]

11 12, 2020

Major Works

December 11th, 2020|1. School News|

Major Works at School 15 January – 2 February 2021. 

Our septic system has failed and the Ministry of Education has agreed to undertake urgent work to fix this over the school holidays. This will result in considerable groundwork from the front gate by the office, past the pool and down to and including our bottom field.

 

PLEASE […]

11 12, 2020

Stationery/Classes

December 11th, 2020|1. School News|

You should have received your childs stationery requirements for 2021 by email from the school office yesterday. This will also confirm the learning space and teacher(s) for your child. Stationery can be brought from Office Max online or if you prefer to go instore Paper Plus, Richmond. Please can you ensure you purchase the exact […]

11 12, 2020

School Picnic

December 11th, 2020|1. School News|

Next Monday at 5.30pm (formalities starting at 5.45pm) you are all invited to join us for our School Picnic, BYO food, drink, picnic rug. We will farewell our Year 8’s and wrap up the year. Hopefully, we will get a visit from a man in a red suit too.

11 12, 2020

RockBottom

December 11th, 2020|1. School News|

Thank you for your wonderful support of our Production

ROCKBOTTOM!

Two sell-out nights and so many of you coming twice.

It blows us away seeing our children in different lights (literally). They certainly entertained us and made us all proud, yet again!

What a way to finish the year… well not quite, we have one more very important occasion […]

4 12, 2020

School pickup

December 4th, 2020|1. School News|

Dear Parents/Caregivers,
We are excited to reveal the details of our newest fundraising initiative to you. We are one of the first schools in the country to be using this new concept. Close to 10,000 unique, high quality products will be available for purchase and the best part is Upper Moutere School gets 50% of the profits. […]

18 09, 2020

Donations

September 18th, 2020|1. School News|

We have been fortunate to be the recipients of more donated items recently. South Fuels through the Fuel for School programme at Moutere Motors has provided another 50in TV which was timely as one of ours was deemed unrepairable. The ANZ  Schools Programme has seen us gifted a range of items, headphones, basketballs, a volleyball set, […]

18 09, 2020

Swimming Lessons & School Pool

September 18th, 2020|1. School News|

Swimming Lessons at the ASB for the past two weeks were simply brilliant, as were your children. What a pleasure to take them to the pool each day. Great that some of you were able to come along and see the progress.

Our swimming pool has just had a new chlorinator and filter system installed at […]

18 09, 2020

School Competitions

September 18th, 2020|1. School News|

This week we saw a couple of Teams from Year4-8 compete in the annual EPRO8 challenge. Our Year 4-6 team took third place. The students loved the ‘engineering’ challenge but are now asking that we look at purchasing an EPRO8 kit ($680) so they can practice before next year. Think we may need to add […]