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Music Lessons at Newton Central School with Lewis Eady

We are now accepting new enrolments for music lessons in Term 4 (week commencing 17 October). We currently offer individual and group lessons in keyboard (MONDAYS with tutor Tamami), and guitar and ukulele (FRIDAYS with tutor Nick). Our tutors are friendly, motivated, and accomplished musicians themselves. Term fees (based on a 10-week term): Individual lessons $400, Group …

Celebrate Mahuru Māori with a Hāngī – Te Uru Karaka Styles

Kia ora Hāngī Lovers! Its Mahuru Māori, and what better way to celebrate our Reo than with a Hāngī. As you have ordered Hāngī from us before we wanted to reach out and let you know its happening all over again – this time on SATURDAY 17th SEPTEMBER @ 1PM. Te Uru Karaka are fundraising …

NCS Art Exhibition 2022!

When: Thursday August 18th. 5:30-7:30pm.  Where: 8 Collins St, Morningside (not far from NZ Post/DHL, Morningside) It’s going to be a great night with plenty of yummy kai and drinks, Newton’s own DJ Fran and of course, a whole lot of AMAZING ART by our tamariki!! Individual art works by our tamariki will be available for …

Yummy Stickers

Newton Central School is participating in the ‘Healthy Living, Healthy Eating’ campaign inspired by the Yummy Fruit Company. Shop at your local New World, Pak’n Save and participating Four Square stores. Purchase Yummy apples, either bags with cut-out labels or individual apples with Yummy stickers. One cut-out label is worth 10 apple stickers. Place the …

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 …