Welcome to Te Kauwhata Primary School
Nau mai, Haere mai ki te Kura o Te Kauwhata
Welcome to Term 4
A very warm welcome to our new families
- Monday 27 - Labour Day
- Wednesday 29 - Kiwi League Tournament (selected students)
- Thursday 30 - Zero Waste education programme starts
Last week we gained our Silver Enviro-School status.
On Friday 7th November we will be officially presented with our award. Come and celebrate with us at 12.00pm.
Join us as we introduce 50 new Maori words over the next 50 weeks supporting Maori language week ALL year
pass to me
Homai he inu māku.
There is nothing like seeing children enjoying their break times in a variety of ways. This term we have introduced some extra lunch time entertainment...
Move-it Mondays (Jump Jam)
Chalk-it Tuesdays (Pavement Chalk Art)
Skip-it Wednesdays (Jump Rope)
Talent Thursdays (Talent Showcase)
Fun Fridays to celebrate a great week!
Thank you to many of our senior children for offering to run these activities - Students empowering students!
Every Friday the whole school enjoys fitness circuits together. A talented group of Year 5 and 6 children have designed the programme and run it on the day. The feedback is great!
Students empowering students!
Thank you to everyone who supported this day, it was a great success.
We welcomed the Howick College Jazz Band and Orchestra to Te Kauwhata and enjoyed listening to their performances.
Click on the image below to enjoy Room 10's shadow play - Maui and the Fish
Jaelee retold and illustrated the legend Maui and the Giant Fish - click on the image below to enjoy his retell
Over the past term a group of dedicated boys has been working with caretaker Rob to design and create the first of our 'recycling stations'.
Congratulations Cody, Theron and Wiremu - the result is one to be very proud of!
Tough Guy and Gal Challenge
Friday 20th June
30 of our students participated in this event held in Auckland. What a great experience, what a lot of mud and fun!
Click on the Tough Guy and Gal Challenge image below to see a video from the day.
More photos soon!
Science WOW Week
Lots of experiments, lots of explorations, lots of detectives!
Whole school visit to Waikare Marae
Friday 16th May
Thank you to everyone who helped in some way to make our day such a success.