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Auckland is moving to Alert Level 3!

Newton Central School like many other schools and kura in Auckland are open on Wednesday 22 September for those students who need to attend. We will follow all the public health rules to protect your child,  your whānau and our communities.  Distance learning will continue to be provided for all students who remain at home …

ONLINE KAWAKAWA BALM MAKING WĀNANGA

THIS WEEKEND AVAILABLE FOR ALL WHĀNAU   Over Term 2 and Term 3 our school was fortunate enough to have the Creatives in Schools Programme as part of our school and students were able to enjoy an amazing amount of toi in our kura. We had one more wānanga scheduled for late September with artists Tia …

OUT OF ZONE ENROLMENTS

The parents of any child wishing to attend Newton Central School who reside outside of our zone must complete an application form.  For those wishing to attend in 2022, completed applications must be received by 22nd September 2021.  This includes siblings of students already attending the school. No student who lives outside the zone has automatic right of …

Signs of Spring Celebration

Spring has arrived – what signs of spring do you see, hear, feel? When you are out and about on your bubble walks this lockdown, how about taking some time to notice nature and take part in our ‘Signs of Spring’ celebration?   Here are some ways you can take part: Take a photo Write a poem, …

COVID19 ALERT L4 17 AUGUST 11.59PM

All schools and early childhood education centres are closed.  Our schools will be providing information directly to our parents about what this means for them.  We are reestablishing ways to teach online and remotely.  Where possible, Alert Level 4 workers with children aged 0 to 14 need to make their own arrangements for childcare. We …

Garden Bird Survey 26 June – 4 July

NZ Garden Bird Tally Sheet This year’s 2021 New Zealand Garden Bird Survey is our 15th year, and we are hoping it will be the biggest and best survey yet.  We’d love to know a whole new generation of citizen scientists is in the making.  The New Zealand Garden Bird Survey is an annual citizen science project led by Manaaki Whenua –Landcare …

Calling All Chocolate Lovers

Our Newton Central whanau is invited to become chocolate tasters as part of an exciting fundraiser for the school. Kingsland-based company, Prime Research will host ‘Chocolate Sensory Sessions’ for our community, donating $100 per taster to the school. With 300 chocolate tasters required, there’s potential for Newton to receive a significant donation, simply by eating …

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 …