Volume 16 – Term 2 – 3 June 2021
KIA ORA/GREETINGS TO ALL PARENTS AND FRIENDS OF THE SCHOOL
Welcome to our new families who have joined us this term. A reminder to all our parents who may have moved recently to ensure the office is updated with your latest contact details including alternative contacts in case of emergency.
Monday 14th June is our Teacher Only day and school is closed to students.
Board of Trustees, School Policy Term 2 Review
There is one policy being reviewed this term – Learning Support. If you would like to
review this policy and have your say, follow the instructions below.
1. Visit the website https://https://turua.schooldocs.co.nz/
2. Enter the username turua and password mybestalways.
3. Click the ‘Current Review Tap’ at the top of the page.
4. Follow the links to the policy. Read the policy.
5. Click the Policy Review button at the top right-hand corner of the page.
6. Select the reviewer type “Parent”.
7. Enter your name (optional).
8. Submit your ratings and comments.
|4 June||Grandparents Day – 9.15am start|
|4 June||Book Fair – Character Parade – 9.15am start|
|7 June||Queens Birthday – School closed|
|14June||Teacher only day – School closed|
|22 June||Marae Visit|
|9 July||Last Day Term 2|
CERTIFICATE OF THE WEEK
|Te ika iti||Goes to Loxie for great effort in reading and writing. And for taking our School Assembly on Monday!|
|Patiki||Lachlan for finding sounds in words.|
|Te Wheke||No award this week as teacher away|
|Mangōpare||No award this week as teacher away|
Ruby for excellent focus and commitment learning in Literacy.
Jake for Focus in learning, particularly with showing attention to detail and pride in presentation and organisation of work.
|Kaitaki Role Model|
The last day for the Book Fair is tomorrow 4th June. Friday 9.00am to 12.00pm.
The Character Parade will start at 9.15am and everyone is welcome.
Grandparents are invited on Friday 9.15am to come along to the character parade being held in the hall, after which there will be a light morning tea provided by the Garden to Table Group.
Grandparents are then welcome to visit their grandchild in their classroom and to take them to peruse the books in the fair.
Congratulations to Ariana Peke for her awesome netball umpiring achievement. Ariana has gained certification in order to umpire at senior center and tournament level. The photo is taken at the Thames Valley Year 9 and U16’s netball tournament.
AFTER SCHOOL CARE HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
The school holiday programme will run in the second week of the July School Holidays 19-23. Bookings are now open. Please remember this service is dependent on adequate bookings, so please let us know as soon as possible so we can confirm if it will go ahead.
The After School Team.
PATIKI AND IKA ITI SLIPPERS
Patiki and Ika iti students are all sporting lovely warm knitted slippers for wearing in the classroom. Many thanks to Sue from the post office. The students love them!
GARDEN TO TABLE
This week in Garden to Table our tamariki have been maintaining the school gardens and learning how to grow healthy brassica and pea plants. Our student chefs have been making tasty green vege fritters as well as making tasty morning tea loaves and scrolls for Grandparents Day on Friday.