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Pukehāmoamoa

We are a very vibrant and exciting school here at Pukehāmoamoa. Our mission is to provide the highest standard of education for our students giving them experiences, which will create, connected, confident, lifelong learners striving for their personal best. We believe in the importance of a positive partnership between the school, students, parents, and whanau and a commitment by all towards achieving our vision and values. All staff members are enthusiastic and focused on providing quality education. We welcome you to look through our website and learn a little about what we do and how we do it. Visit our school Facebook page for a sneak peek into our learning! Our school is sensitive to the individual needs of each child and with that, we believe communication with parents is important. We encourage parents to contact the school regarding any and all inquiries. Our door is always open.

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Latest Notifications

SUSHI ORDERS DUE TOMORROW – FRIDAY 10TH FEBRUARY

Thu Feb 09 09:00am

Just a friendly reminder – sushi orders are due tomorrow for lunch on Monday (13th February).


Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am with your cash-only payment. Thanks.
$5 for a 4 pack / $7.50 for a 6 pack

AFTER SCHOOL TENNIS LESSONS

Wed Feb 08 10:46am

Kia ora,


If anyone is interested in tennis lessons for their child/ren after school on Mondays – please contact Sarah Dorward for more information.


Sarah – 027 458 4425

PITA PIT LUNCH – WEDNESDAY 8TH FEBRUARY

Tue Feb 07 10:05am

Pita Pit is a great, healthy food option for your child’s lunch.
Don’t forget to order at www.lunchonline.co.nz by 9am tomorrow – Wednesday 8th February. 

‘MEET THE TEACHER’ EVENING – TONIGHT! (5:30-6:30PM)

Tue Feb 07 08:00am

Meet the Teacher!


Don’t forget we have our ‘Meet the Teacher’ evening and are looking forward to seeing you all tonight from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. During this time, we will go over class routines and expectations.


Pania will begin the evening by speaking to all parents, in Okawa. Then teachers will talk about the classroom routines.

PUKEHAMOAMOA SCHOOL LUNCH OPTIONS – TERM 1, 2023

Fri Feb 03 09:01am

Here at Puke we have three lunch options for Term 1:


Sushi Mondays! Order forms are available from the office, and are due by Fridays (before the Monday sushi is scheduled), 9am with your cash-only payment.
Just a friendly reminder of the prices – 4 pack = $5.00 and 6 pack = $7.50


Sushi Lunch dates:
* Week 3 – Monday 13th February (orders due Friday 10th February)
* Week 5 – Monday 27th February (orders due Friday 24th February)


* Week 7 – Monday 13th March (orders due Friday 10th March)
* Week 9 – Monday 27th March (orders due Friday 24th March)


Pita Pit. It’s a great, healthy food option for your child’s lunch. Don’t forget to order at www.lunchonline.co.nz by 9am on the dates below.


Term 1 dates for Pita Pit lunches:
* Wednesday 8th February (week 2)
* Wednesday 5th April (week 10)


Subway. If you are new to the school, we have a fundraising lunch option with Subway Taradale. Order forms are available from the office and orders along with your cash-only payment are due each Wednesday by 9.00am for lunch on Thursday. The cost of the 6inch Sub/Wraps is $7 and the cost of the Cookies is $1.
A percentage of money from the orders is gifted back to Pukehāmoamoa School. This is a great ongoing fundraiser that we hope to get your full support with.
Subway Lunch dates:


* Week 8 – Thursday 23rd March (orders due Wednesday 22nd March)


Reminders are sent out 24 hours before – if you have any further queries regarding lunch options, please contact the school office.

POWHIRI – FRIDAY 3RD FEBRUARY @ 2:15PM

Thu Feb 02 02:15pm

We are having a Powhiri tomorrow – Friday 3rd February at 2:15pm. We are excited to welcome some new students to our school.
All welcome.

‘MEET THE TEACHER’ EVENING – TUESDAY 7TH FEBRUARY

Wed Feb 01 05:31pm

Meet the Teacher!


We are looking forward to seeing you all on Tuesday 7th February from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. During this time, we will go over class routines and expectations.


Pania will begin the evening by speaking to all parents, in Okawa. Then teachers will talk about the classroom routines.

SPORTS NOTICES SENT HOME TODAY

Tue Jan 31 02:03pm

Our sports this term are


Touch- all year levels


Netball year 1-4


Volleyball year 5-8


Your child has been given a notice if they have indicated they would like to play any of the above sports. 


These notices are due back on Tuesday 7th of February.


We have additional notices available at the office if required.


 

SCHOOL STARTS TOMORROW 8.45am

Mon Jan 30 01:47pm

We are looking forward to the start of the 2023 school year tomorrow at 8.45am.  See you  all then.


 

BACK TO SCHOOL STATIONERY – ORDER NOW!

Thu Jan 26 11:00am

We’ve teamed up with OfficeMax to make getting school ready faster! Your subject stationery lists are available now on https://www.myschool.co.nz/puke


We encourage you to get your orders done now to ensure all your stationery requirements are ready to go in plenty of time for the start of Term 1.


Laybuy* is available, you can pay in 6 weekly, interest-free payments – and still get your order right away. Or you can pay by internet banking, credit card or debit card.


FREE DELIVERY on orders over $60*. You will also help our school earn school rewards*


(*Terms & Conditions apply, see myschool.co.nz for details)

LAST DAY FOR 2022

Thu Dec 15 07:31am

Kia ora,


Today is our last day of the school year for 2022.


We are finishing at the earlier time of 12:30pm and buses are running at this time.


Have a wonderful Christmas and a safe and relaxing summer and we look forward to seeing you next year.

CHRISTMAS HAMPER RAFFLE WINNERS 2022

Tue Dec 13 01:00pm

Congratulations to our Christmas Hamper Raffle Winners:


1st Prize – 688 Donna McDonald


2nd Prize – 1419 Carla Montaperto


3rd Prize – 1279 Xenia


Thank you to everyone for your support 🙂


Have a wonderful and safe Christmas break.

ANNUAL WATER FIGHT – TODAY!

Tue Dec 13 07:16am

Dear Parents / Whanau,


Just a friendly reminder that our very popular end of year water fight is today! Children need to bring their swimming togs and a towel and change into their togs prior to the event. Water pistols are permitted but no water balloons please. It is optional for children to participate. Any questions, please feel free to get in touch.


Thanks

ANNUAL WATER FIGHT – TOMORROW (TUESDAY 13TH DECEMBER)

Mon Dec 12 05:15pm

Dear Parents / Whanau,


We will be holding our very popular end of year water fight tomorrow – Tuesday 13th December. Children need to bring their swimming togs and a towel and change into their togs prior to the event. Water pistols are permitted but no water balloons please. It is optional for children to participate. Any questions, please feel free to get in touch.


Thanks

END OF YEAR PRIZE GIVING – TODAY @ 1:15PM

Mon Dec 12 07:31am

Our end of year prize giving is TODAY at 1:15pm here at school. We will open the field gate to allow parking on the field. Children are to arrive at school in their clean school uniform (which is blue shorts and their school top with shoes)


We will have an afternoon tea at the conclusion and we will draw the raffle. Please bring a plate of food to share.


Just a friendly reminder, our school year finishes on Thursday 15th December at the earlier time of 12:30pm. Buses will be running at this time.


Many thanks.

END OF YEAR PRIZE GIVING – MONDAY 12TH DECEMBER @ 1:15PM

Fri Dec 09 01:30pm

Our end of year prize giving is next Monday at 1:15pm here at school. We will open the field gate to allow parking on the field.


We will have an afternoon tea at the conclusion and we will draw the raffle. Please bring a plate of food to share.


Just a friendly reminder, our school year finishes on Thursday 15th December at the earlier time of 12:30pm. Buses will be running at this time.


Many thanks.

SUSHI ORDERS DUE TODAY – FRIDAY 9TH DECEMBER

Fri Dec 09 07:15am

Just a friendly reminder – sushi orders are due today for lunch on Monday (12th December). Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am with your cash-only payment. Thanks.
$5 for a 4 pack / $7.50 for a 6 pack

SUSHI ORDERS DUE TOMORROW – FRIDAY 9TH DECEMBER

Thu Dec 08 09:00am

Just a friendly reminder – sushi orders are due tomorrow for lunch on Monday (12th December). Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am with your cash-only payment. Thanks.


$5 for a 4 pack / $7.50 for a 6 pack

PITA PIT LUNCH – WEDNESDAY 7TH DECEMBER

Tue Dec 06 09:01am

Pita Pit is a great, healthy food option for your child’s lunch.
Don’t forget to order at www.lunchonline.co.nz by 9am tomorrow – Wednesday 7th December. 

POOL OPENING TOMORROW

Mon Dec 05 09:57am

Tomorrow we are opening the pool as the weather is looking fabulous.
Please send your child to school with their swimming togs and a towel each day until the end of the school year on the 15th.

UNIFORM ORDER – 2023, ORDERS DUE TODAY!

Fri Dec 02 11:00am

Morena Parents / Whanau,


Just a friendly reminder that if you would like to order any sports tops, polos or fleeces ready for next year, the last day to order is today!


Please email the school office with the size, quantity and type of top.


This will be your last chance to order before the end of the year. We will get the order sent away ready for the start of our 2023 school year.


Sports Tees/Polos = $33.50ea / Fleeces = $40ea.

KAPA HAKA FESTIVAL TOMORROW – INCORRECT TIME ON NOTICE! CORRECT TIME IS 12:15PM

Wed Nov 30 03:45pm

For all students performing in the Kapa Haka tomorrow:


KAPA HAKA FESTIVAL


Tomorrow – Thursday 1st December we will be performing in the Kapa Haka Festival at Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Ngāti Kahungunu ki Heretaunga, 139 Stock Road, RD 5 Hastings.


We will be travelling by bus to and from the festival and entry is free to all students performing however there is a cost of $2 per adult.


We will be leaving school at 11:30am, our performance time is 12:15pm and we will return to school after that at approximately 1pm.


If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact your classroom teacher or Jennie.


Thank you.

PUKE CHRISTMAS HAMPER – RAFFLE CARDS DUE BACK TOMORROW (THURSDAY 1ST DECEMBER)

Wed Nov 30 09:01am

Just a friendly reminder that our Christmas raffle cards are due back tomorrow. Please return ALL cards (sold or unsold) to the school office.


Many thanks 🙂

TOUCH DRAW 29.11.22

Mon Nov 28 09:00am

Puke Passers bye (no game) Jack B, Charlie L, Makai, Ted, Blake T, Te Ao
Puke Phantoms vs TM Haw 4pm ground 8C
Joseph, Sam, Phoebe, Olivia, Molly, Amelia, Lincoln, Jacob, Rhizen
Puke Panthers vs Sherenden 4.35pm ground 7
Liam, Ryder,  Alexia, Hannah, Kyerin, Izac, Eva, Paige, Poppy
Puke Runners vs HCS 4pm  ground 6
Billy, Tom B, Jaedis, Annabelle P, Blake S, Izzy, Peyton, Oscar, Logan, Emma L

TEACHER ONLY DAY TOMORROW – FRIDAY 25TH NOVEMBER, SCHOOL IS CLOSED FOR INSTRUCTION

Thu Nov 24 10:03am

Just a reminder, we have a teacher only day tomorrow (Friday 25th November). 


The staff are collating, analysing and moderating our end of year assessment data. This will help to identify trends and patterns across the school from this year. Based on this information, it will inform our teaching and learning programmes for 2023.


On this day, the school will be closed for instruction. Thank you for your support with this.

SUSHI ORDERS DUE TODAY – THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

Thu Nov 24 07:15am

Just a friendly reminder – sushi orders are due today (Thursday as it is a teacher only day tomorrow) for lunch on Monday (28th November). Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am with your cash-only payment. Thanks.


$5 for a 4 pack / $7.50 for a 6 pack

UNIFORM ORDER – 2023

Wed Nov 23 02:31pm

Kia ora Parents / Whanau,


It is that time of year where we are taking uniform orders for 2023.


If you would like to order any sports tops, polos or fleeces ready for next year, please email the school office with the size, quantity and type of top by Friday 2nd December.


This will be your last chance to order before the end of the year. We will get the order sent away ready for the start of our 2023 school year.


Sports Tees/Polos = $33.50ea / Fleeces = $40ea.

SUSHI ORDERS DUE TOMORROW – THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

Wed Nov 23 09:00am

With Friday being a teacher only day, just a friendly reminder – sushi orders are due tomorrow (Thursday) for lunch on Monday (28th November). Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am with your cash-only payment. Thanks.


$5 for a 4 pack / $7.50 for a 6 pack

SUBWAY LUNCH – ORDERS DUE TODAY BY 9AM FOR LUNCH ON THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

Wed Nov 23 07:15am

Subway lunch this Thursday – 24th November!
Just a friendly reminder orders are due today. Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am with your cash-only payment.


The cost of the 6inch Sub/Wraps is $7 and the cost of the Cookies is $1
Thanks

SUBWAY LUNCH – ORDERS DUE TOMORROW BY 9AM FOR LUNCH ON THURSDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

Tue Nov 22 09:01am

Subway lunch this Thursday!
Just a friendly reminder orders are due tomorrow. Order forms are available from the office, and are due by 9am this Wednesday with your cash-only payment.


The cost of the 6inch Sub/Wraps is $7 and the cost of the Cookies is $1
Thanks

TOUCH DRAW 22.11.22

Mon Nov 21 09:02am

Puke Passers vs MKK sharks 4pm ground 10B
Jack B, Charlie L, Makai, Ted, Blake T, Te Ao
Puke Phantoms vs TM Adams 4pm ground 8C
Joseph, Sam, Phoebe, Olivia, Molly, Amelia, Lincoln, Jacob, Rhizen
Puke Panthers vs Outkast 4.35pm ground 5
Liam, Ryder,  Alexia, Hannah, Kyerin, Izac, Eva, Paige, Poppy
Puke Runners vs Iona B 4pm  ground 5
Billy, Tom B, Jaedis, Annabelle P, Blake S, Izzy, Peyton, Oscar, Logan, Emma L

TEACHER ONLY DAY FRIDAY 25.11.22

Fri Nov 18 03:37pm

Just a reminder, we have a teacher only day planned for the 25th of November. On this day the staff will be collating, analysing and moderating the end of year assessment information, The school will be closed for instruction on this day.


 

ASSEMBLY – WAITIO

Thu Nov 17 02:15pm

Waitio’s Assembly – Friday 18th November at 2:15pm
You are invited to join us for our whole school assembly.


All whānau welcome.

TOUCH DRAW 15.11.22

Mon Nov 14 05:25pm

Puke Passers vs Mahora Raiders 4pm ground 9B


Jack B, Charlie L, Makai, Ted, Blake T, Te Ao


Puke Phantoms vs St Mary’s Rimu 4pm ground 8C


Joseph, Sam, Phoebe, Olivia, Molly, Amelia, Lincoln, Jacob, Rhizen


Puke Panthers vs Raureka Roadrunners 4.35pm ground 7


Liam, Ryder, Alexia, Hannah, Kyerin, Izac, Eva, Paige, Poppy


Puke Runners vs Woodford House 4pm  ground 4


Billy, Tom B, Jaedis, Annabelle P, Blake S, Izzy, Peyton, Oscar, Emma L, Logan


 

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