Recent Alerts


28th February 2021|0 Comments

Just a reminder that as we are now back at Alert Level 2, students with any symptoms must stay at home until they have cleared or they have confirmation from a doctor.

There will not be a Whole School Assembly this week.

Enjoy the rest of your weekend


COVID 19 Update

14th February 2021|0 Comments

Good evening everyone.

I am sure you will have seen the announcement tonight of the return to Alert Level 2 from midnight tonight until midnight Wednesday 17th February.  I have outlined the Health and Ministry guidelines again below that we are required to follow.

The guidelines are very detailed but we are required to be thorough in our organisation and upscaled Health and Safety practices.  If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact me at school.


The overriding principles for Alert Level 2 are:

  • to minimise the risk that someone gets infected in the first place
  • to ensure we can identify and contact anyone who has been in close contact with a person, if someone in a school or early learning centre is infected
  • understand that Level 2 is not business as usual


DROP OFF (a.m.) & PICK UP (p.m.)

  • All drop off areas are open to parents, caregivers, and whanau.
  • Parents/Caregivers will not be allowed on site under Alert Level 2, unless for a reason set out in our “Visitors” section.
  • The collection entry under level 2 is Raratuna Street.  Parents may park at the front of the school but all students will […]

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Hauraki Rd
Thames 3574

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