Kia ora, Teachers in Term Two I am writing today to tell you about staffing in Term Two. Warrick Price, our Deputy Principal, has won a sabbatical - one of only 50 given out to teachers nationally, each year - and will be away from school all of term two. Anna James will teach Room Six four days each week with Kiri Parkinson teaching one day (usually Tuesday). As many of you will know Hanna McKeever is leaving us to have a baby early in the new term. We have employed Joanne W
We would like to extend an invitation to you and your whanau to join us here at school for our vice, on Friday 16 April at 10.30am. After the service, please join us for morning tea in the staffroom. Weather permitting the service will be at the flagpole, but more likely it will be in Te Whare Tapere.
Winter School Uniform In terms 2 and 3 children are to wear winter uniform to school. The coming holidays are a great time to make sure your child is ready for winter. It is also a great time to check your child’s uniform & replace any torn or worst for wear items. And don’t forget to label everything especially fleeces, & shoes. We can’t return a ‘lost’ sweatshirt if we don’t know who it belongs to. Boys: • Navy blue sweatshirt or polar fleece with school logo • Red polo s
Dear Parents/Caregivers Your child’s school is participating in the HELL Pizza Reading Challenge, which is being run in conjunction with the 2021 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. The HELL Reading Challenge is a highly successful programme that gets kids reading and enjoying the pleasures of stories with free pizza rewards. How the Reading Challenge works: Children are being given “pizza wheels”. Every time they finish a book, a slice of the wheel gets cl
School Photo Day 14 May 2021 Photolife will be visiting us on 14 May - next term - to take school photos of all students. This will be class photos and individual photos. This year all ordering will be done only using Photolife’s online system. How does this work? Tomorrow a pamphlet will be sent home explaining this but basically on photo day your child will have their portrait photo taken. Then you will receive a Photo Keycode so you can access the photo’s online and make y
Your child has been receiving free lunches for nearly two weeks, have you asked them what they think of the lunches? Are they trying new foods? Are the servings big enough? If your child is still hungry after eating the lunches provided you will need to supplement them with a piece of fruit or a healthy snack or sandwich. And please don’t forget your children are only getting lunch, they will still need to bring a piece of fruit for brain / fruit break and something for morni
Congratulations to last week's Linton Legends !!! Manuka: Maraea Mihaere-MacKenzie Kowhai: Elye Lawrie Miro: Henry MacPherson Maya Jones Te Pihinga: Monria Dunlop Kauri: Grayson Jobling Jermaine Allen Matai: Evie Gerling Amelia Barr Totara: Luca Fox