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NEWTON CENTRAL WINS GOLD!

Thanks to our student volunteers and whaea Sarah all year long they have persistently promoted campaigns and facilitated activities for our school community to get involved in. Thank you all our students and parents who supported these campaigns and activities. We share our success with you all. Here is just a snippet of some of …

Te Whānau Awahou Xmas Fundraiser

Te Whānau Awahou presents ‘Kura Shoulda Woulda’ 2019 Xmas Fundraiser! Date: Saturday 7th December, Time: 6.00pm doors open for 7.30pm start, Venue: Mangere Arts Centre. Tickets: only $20.00 each!                   Booking link here or email awahouwhanau@gmail.com After two sell out seasons in the 2019 New Zealand International Comedy …

Auckland City Mission – Auckland Angels Annual Appeal

Newton Central families are just so loving and giving – thank you for all your donations last week! This is a great opportunity to discuss with your tamariki the issues many in our community face daily. Please consider adding this kaupapa to your weekly shop over the next three weeks and continue to bring in: …

Rehu Tai Festival of Oral Language October 2019

Congratulations to all our year 5 and 6 students who participated in the school’s speech competitions. 3 students were selected to represent our school in the Inner City Rehu Tai Festival of Oral Language: Kael Watson (RAP), Lola Harrington (Flash Talk) and Lola McPhail (Prepared Speech) and we are very pleased to announce that Kael …

ART CALENDARS

Your child is involved in producing a piece of artwork to incorporate into calendars, diaries, cards and other items. 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         …

HALLOWEEN DISCO

It’s Halloween Disco time! Help us raise some funds for the school and have a gruesome good time on Wednesday 30th October from 5.30 to 7.30pm. Vote for your favourite song for our devilish DJ to play on the night – either through your teacher or email PTA@newton.school.nz There will be kai and treats available …

TRAVELWISE SURVEY 26 AUG – 23 OCT 2019

Auckland Transport invites all parents/caregivers to take part in Newton Central School Baseline Survey. This survey is designed to collect information about how students are travelling to and from school, preferences for travel and identifying any barriers that might limit students from travelling in an active and sustainable way. All parent/caregivers need to do is …

Public Consultation on the Northwestern Upgrade – Closes 31 OCT

Have Your Say. Auckland Transport are proposing to upgrade the Northwestern path to a separate footpath and cycle path.To find out more and provide feedback on the proposed upgrade go to: AT.govt.nz/haveyoursay. Feedback closes on the 31 October 2019.

VECTOR EPro8

Tēnā tātou e te whānau Vector EPro8 today was awesome. We had one team, we were supposed to enter two teams but dates were mixed up. Our kiddies, Suleman, Huia, Mana and Frances worked so well together. We came third and will be notified of whether we made the semi finals (highly likely). A huge …

Senior Camp 2019

Our seniors had a wonderful time at Carey Park Camp from September 3 – 6. Here is a quick snippet of their experience throughout the week.

INNER CITY NETBALL RESULTS

Newton Coconuts played in the C Grade. Coached by Siale. Umpire Karina (Jordyn). Parent helper Tully (Lola H). Played 4 games in our grade. 1st place Pt Chev Flying Foxes – 12 points 2nd Marist Blue – 10 points 3rd NEWTON COCONUTS – 8 points 4th Te Huruhi School Tangelos – 6 points 5th place …

WE NEED YOU!

Parent Class Representatives The PTA are appealing for a parent representative for each class to be the main point of contact between the PTA and the class. Wait! Before you stop reading, this is actually a pretty easy task and won’t take much time. 😊 What we would need you to do: • Maintain a …