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Children’s Community Dental Clinic Update

COVID-19 Alert Level 2 We are not able to offer routine appointments just yet, but we will let you know as soon as this changes. This means that routine appointment may be delayed. Some of our dental clinics will be open to offer appointments to children with urgent dental care needs. Our staff will be …

ALERT LEVEL 2 ANNOUNCEMENT

Ngā mihi Whānau We do hope that everyone is safe and well.  We recognise that many families have been impacted in some way due to the events brought about by COVID19 and are looking forward to supporting you at this next stage of transition. With the recent statement that we will be moving to Alert …

City Rail Link Big Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) News Update

The three finalists are out for the name of the big #crl #cityraillink #LinkAlliance Tunnel Boring Machine.   Now we need you to go to digCRL.co.nz to tell us which of the three you pick. There were 300 names. To learn more about tunnel boring machines, facts about the TBM and access to links: TBM competition for Auckland …

ANZAC Day 25 April 2020: Stand at Dawn

The RSA and New Zealand Defence Force would like you to join us to remember those who given their lives for our country. This is a time to pay respect and acknowledge the many thousands of our military people who are serving or have served, who are called upon to support New Zealand in times …

COVID-19 update: Transport in Auckland under Alert Level 3

The Government has announced that New Zealand will be moving to Alert Level 3 on Tuesday 28 April. While some restrictions will be relaxed, many lockdown conditions remain in place. You should only travel or use public transport when your journey is absolutely essential. For more information click on the link below. Auckland Transport COVID19 …

NEWTON CENTRAL SCHOOL UPDATE 22 APRIL

  NEWTON CENTRAL SCHOOL GUIDELINES TO BE COVID19 FREE. PURPOSE Newton Central School aims to be a Covid-19 free school environment for all students, staff and parents. GUIDELINES TO BE COVID19 FREE – FOR PARENTS KEY AREAS PROCEDURE WHO School in Lockdown To protect our school bubble: Only staff and students are allowed entry to …

ONLINE MUSIC LESSONS

  With our tutors all set up to teach from their homes, music lessons have successfully continued online via Skype throughout the first two weeks of Lockdown. CURRENT STUDENT? Term 2 lessons will continue via Skype from Tuesday 28 April. Both one-on-one and group lessons will take place at your usual lesson times. For the …

Ministry of Education: Improving internet connectivity

Latest COVID-19 Update 2 April Our IT team has put together some tips for improved connectivity at home. For home internet connections It is important to eliminate performance/speed issues with the home wifi setup first, rather than assuming there is an issue with the connection from the house to the internet. To check this: Run …

Ministry of Education: Latest COVID-19 Update 2 April

Supporting learning from home What we’re doing We’re working with a range of providers – including ICT, education and PLD providers – on a package of supports and resources to supplement your material, so learning can continue at home. The package will include: more online resources available through our websites increasing the number of students …

MOE Distance Learning Daily Schedule

For parents, caregivers, whānau and family You will understand the importance of routine for your family. If your routine has been shaken up, like you’re now working from home, it’s good to structure your time. Routines are reassuring, and promote health and physical wellbeing. The below timetable (targeted at children) could be something your household …

COVID-19 Special Message for our Pasifika Communities

Talofa lava all There will be special broadcasts on TVNZ TV1 of the COVID-19 key messages in 9 Pacific Languages from the Pacific clinicians who have been working together with the Pacific COVID-19 team led by Dr Debbie Ryan.   Please note the following details for your information and to share to your networks:   …

MOE COVID-19 update

  Support for learning at home This is an update on the support the Ministry is providing for learning at home. Over the next two and a half weeks we will be working with you so you are supported for the 15th of April to open your school and kura for distance learning (16 April for …

NEWTON CENTRAL SCHOOL GROUNDS ARE CLOSED FOR ENTIRETY OF LOCKDOWN

  NOTICE FROM AUCKLAND BRANCH OF MINISTRY OF EDUCATION SCHOOL GROUNDS ARE CLOSED FOR ENTIRETY OF LOCKDOWN Council grounds have closed down, and we have been getting multiple reports that children are going to school playgrounds as a result.  From midnight tonight, there is a total lockdown and that means that no-one at all will be allowed on …

Children’s Community Dental Clinic Update

The wellbeing of our community is paramount and the service is following the Ministry of Health and Dental Council recommendations for personal and protective equipment and infection control measures. Here is the full notification ARDS Communication to schools & their community. All children and their families/whanau receive screening questions in relation to potential risk of …