Welcome

Welcome to Waitahuna School's updated Blog. We are excited to share some of the learning that we do everyday at our fantastic school. Included in our Blog are links that will help with supporting learning at home.

Parent Info

ENROLMENTS: Contact us to be shown around, to view our well resourced school and to appreciate our friendly school atmosphere.  Enrolment forms are available at the school office

PRE-SCHOOL VISITS: Before children turn five, the Junior Room teacher arranges several visits for your child.  This helps achieve a smooth start when they begin school. 


CONTACT DETAILS:
The Waitahuna School office is open 
Monday, Friday: 8.30am to 1.00pm,                                                           Wednesday: 8.30am to 3.00pm  
An answer phone operates on the school phone number outside these hours.

Postal Address:Waitahuna School
RD3
Waitahuna 
Lawrence 9593

Physical Address:Waitahuna School
Sunderland Street
Waitahuna

Phone/Fax:
(03) 4859875

Email:
principal.waitahunaschool@xtra.co.nz
waitahunaschool@xtra.co.nz 


BOT:          
Chairperson - Hamish Brown
 Principal      - Vicki Johnstone
                     - Sarah Homer
                     - Don Murray
                      - Dan Wark
Staff Rep       - Clare Blackmore
Minute Secretary - Sue Homer

PTA:
The PTA (parent and teacher group) is made up of parents who come together to support their children's education, with links to the staff at Waitahuna School.
A PTA is also formed to fundraise for the benefit of the pupils at the school. Our fundraising efforts provide important funding to the school for such things as; classroom resources, school trips and camps, sports equipment and uniforms.
Another important role for a PTA is as a way for parents to become more involved with their children’s school. By working in partnership with the school, a PTA can help to develop strong links between home and school. It helps you keep up with what is happening in your school and how you can support your child’s education. It provides an opportunity for everyone to work together towards a common goal and is open to all parents and teachers even if they only have a small amount of time available to get involved.
Please do not hesitate to contact school if you would like contact information for our local PTA.
We would like to invite all parents to come along to our next meeting. Your support would be appreciated.


                                      


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