Dates and events for the end of the 2016 school year

By Urs Cunningham | Posted: Tuesday November 22, 2016

As the end of the 2016 school year looms large, here is an overview of all events happening for the last three weeks of school. 

Week 8: Friday 2nd Dec 1:45 - 2:45 Term 4 Learning Celebration. Will be run as a community expo, with students across the school offering activities, games and demos, along with the sale of food, drinks and creative products which have resulted from their Living Creatively inquiry. 

Week 9: Mon 5th Dec - Fri 9th Dec Year 5 and 6 Camp at Forest Lakes. Demelza, Angela and Sonali will be attending this camp, along with parent support. 

Week 9: Mon 5th Dec - Year 3 students transition to Harakeke Hub. They will begin the day in Koru Hub as usual, be farewelled by the rest of Koru Hub, and then head over to Harakeke. They will then be based in Harakeke for the rest of the school year. A transition programme will be run with the Year 3 and 4 students in Harakeke for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of that week, with the Yr 3 and 4 camp running over the last two days of the week.  Urs, Mike and Hazel will run the transition programme, with Chris Waugh joining them for the two day camp. 

Week 9: Wed 7th Dec - New Entrant/Year 1/Year 2 trip to ASB Centre  followed by a family picnic at school in the evening. Anna, Amaria, Gemma, Derek, Jee and Erin will be taking children on the bus to ASB sports centre to participate in futsal, floorball, dodgeball, basketball and bouncy castle. They arrive back at school at 4:15pm to then participate in some group games and our picnic. Familes are welcome to join us with their picnic from 5pm-7pm.

Week 9: Fri Dec 9th Churton Park Community Association Carols - central courtyard between Harakeke and Koru (Te Rito Hub if weather is inclement). 

Week 10: Mon 12th Dec 5:30 - 7:30pm Year 6 Graduation Dinner at school.  

Week 10: Tues 13th Dec  9 - 12:50pm Road Patrol Training for Year 4 students; end of year reports made live on ALF for Yr 4-6 students. 

Week 10: Wed 14th Dec - Last day of school.                                

9:15 - 10:15am  Prize Giving in the hall                                                      

10:30 - 1pm Summer fun for the whole school: water play, sausage sizzle, picnic lunch. (sausage, ice block and drink supplied by the school, students to bring their own lunch.) If anyone has a paddling pool they would be willing to let us use, please contact Urs Cunningham.                                                                                        

1pm School closes for the year. Kelly Club After School Care starts at 1pm