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Newton Central Epic Raffle 2021 – Terms & Conditions

This raffle is organised and administered by Newton Central School PTA , 15-17 Monmouth St, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021 Email: PTA@newton.school.nz If you have any queries about this raffle please contact the PTA via email. The Newton Central School Raffle 2021 is compliant with Class 2 requirements of the Gambling Act 2003 and in particular, …

Newton Raffle 2021

The Newton Raffle is back! Ticket books will be coming home with children next week and there are some great incentives to get selling. The last raffle contributed $14,000 towards the school’s fundraising efforts. With $5,000 worth of prizes this year, we’re hopeful of another great result. Six prize packages are up for grabs including: …

Basketball

Notice 1 – Player Registration is open for Term Two! Seeking any interested Y3&4 children who would be keen in playing Basketball this term. Event: Year 3 & 4 Basketball Day of Play: Monday Venue: Ponsonby PRIMARY School Address: 44 Curran St, Herne Bay Start Date:  Monday 17th May *No game Queens Birthday Monday 7th June Finish …

FiaFia Day

Thank you Newton Central School Community for your support of our 2021 Fia Fia Day.  

Newton Central’s Repair Café Returns!

Saturday 31st July, 11.00am – 2.00pm at Newton Central School Office/Tari building Share your skills at our Repair Café! Repair Cafés are a neighbourhood initiative that promote repair as an alternative to tossing things out. Newton Central School will be holding a Repair Café where people can come and get their damaged and broken belongings …

Bokashi & Cold Composting Workshop

Fia Fia Day, April 10th @ 1:30 – 2:30pm  Come along to find out how to use Bokashi fermentation for your food waste.  Not only will your garden benefit from the fertilisers it creates, but your drains will also improve in function as well.  Bokashi is a great option for apartment dwellers and passionate gardeners …

March is Walking School Bus Month

  What are some of the benefits of a Walking School Bus? Improves the fitness and health of families Reduces the numbers of cars on the road Reduces congestion around school gates Helps children learn road sense skills Good for the environment and reduces carbon footprint Great social activity for Friends and Whanau Connected communities …

NORTH WESTERN PATHWAY PICNIC

Thank you for supporting yesterday’s event – 25 February 3 – 6pm Families enjoyed making, playing, meeting some new neighbours and reclaiming a park that is their communities. Ice blocks provided by Auckland Transport  were greatly appreciated by those attending and passaging by. Albert-Eden Neighbour Arts – we couldn’t have done this without your support. …

REPAIR CAFÉ – Sunday 11 April 2021

Bring your damaged and broken things along to our Repair Café! As part of the Sustainability HUB during Fia Fia we are launching our first Repair Café which encourages us to repair and recycle things rather than throw things away. So bring your damaged and broken things along on 11th April between 11am and 3pm and …

COVID 19 Alert 3 2021

Monday 15 February Schools are open for children who need to attend. We will be providing distance learning for those children who will remain at home. Your teacher will contact your family. We are ready to support children onsite. However, we do need you to notify us that you plan for your children to attend, …

NORTHWESTERN CYCLEWAY EVENT

Shared Spaces : Northwestern Cycleway Open Spaces Community Picnic Join us in an afternoon community picnic Where we make the most of a local greenspace and connect with our neighbours. Where Small Park between Buchanan Street and Alexander Street alongside ‘The Northwestern Cycleway’. Cost Free Activities Include: Build- Your – Own Planter Box Workshops by …

Social Pinpoint – New North Road Upgrade

Streets don’t just move vehicles; they are public space where we all walk, work, live and play. I know many of us found during the lockdowns last year how social and safe the streets around our neighbourhood could be with a calmer traffic environment.  Now Auckland Transport are giving us the opportunity to have our …

Back to school stationery – order now!

We’ve teamed up with OfficeMax to make getting school ready faster! Your child’s class list is available now on myschool.co.nz. We encourage you to order early to ensure your child has all their stationery requirements ready to go for the start of Term 1. Don’t wait until mid-January when the ‘team of 5 million’ get …