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Miriama Kamo

On Sat 18th June, Dorothy Butler Bookshop is welcoming Miriama Kamo to their shop to read and talk about her new book – Matariki Around the World. 

Dress Up as your favourite book character

We are encouraging children to come to school dressed up as their favourite book character by using items from around the home.  Children are also encouraged to bring a gold coin which will go towards buying new books for our school library.  

Dorothy Butler Book Fair

Newton Central Whānau are invited to come and support our BOOK WEEK.   We are fortunate in having Dorothy Butler Children’s Bookshop here Thursday 9th June. They will be bringing a wide range of fiction and non-fiction available for purchase for your tamariki should you choose. There is also the opportunity to donate a book to …

ART CALENDARS, CARDS & DIARIES

Your child is involved in producing a piece of artwork to incorporate into calendars, diaries and cards. This is a fundraising venture and raises much needed funds for our school. Not only does your purchasing support our school – they make great, easy to post, Christmas presents. Calendar $15.00              …

OPEN WEEKS AT WESTERN SPRINGS COLLEGE/NGĀ PUNA O WAIŌREA

School tours with the Principal will take place from Monday 23rd May to Friday 27th May 2022 and Monday 30th May to Thursday 2nd June 2022. The tours will take approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, and there will be time for a Q&A session at the conclusion of the tour over tea and coffee …

MUSIC LESSONS AT SCHOOL WITH LEWIS EADY

Term 2 music lessons at your school start from week commencing 2 May. We offer group or individual tuition on a range of instruments: piano/keyboard, guitar, ukulele, drum kit, singing… the hard part is choosing which instrument! If you would like your child to learn a musical instrument at school but have not yet enrolled, …

Pane & Vino

Orders are made online through your myKindo account. One account for the whole family!  Get started now and be ready… Click here or go to www.mykindo.co.nz to start ordering!

Our New Playground is a HUGE Success!

Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi  Engari, he toa takitini. Success is not the work of one, but the work of many. We have successfully opened and blessed the new playground on the top banks next to the school field.  We had over 30 concept design drawings submitted by students in 2021 and below …

Sign up now for the Aotearoa Bike Challenge.

Let’s see if we can hold onto our title from last year.   Get involved, it only takes 30 seconds to register.  Go to aotearoa.bike, click ‘Register’ at the top of the page and join our team!  We are getting a fantastic new upgrade to the cycle path along the Northwestern motorway. This could be an …