Newsletter Week 3 Term 3

Turua School 12th August 2022


This week we are welcoming Matua Rod who is working in Kaitaki to refresh his teaching registration. He will be with us on practicum for the next 4 weeks.

Congratulations to Ariana who has passed her zone theory exam for netball umpiring. She is the youngest member to pass in the Hauraki Netball Centre. An awesome achievement!

A BIG THANK YOU to Jason Shaw who donated his time to come and clean our sign yesterday. it looks great!

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Waka Wednesday! All these wonderful tamariki displaying our school values

and earning points for their Waka. Ka pai!

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School Assembly awards- Well done to all those who achieved certificates this week.


Voting papers are being posted. If you have not received yours by next Wednesday please contact the school office as you may need to update your contact details.

Calf Club

Can you believe it! The biggest event on your favourite farm animals calendar is in sight. This year calf club will be held on October 25th. Animals must be born between July 1st and September 1st. Information booklets and entry forms are available at the office now.

DIY CALF CLUB: This is for anyone that would like to enter an animal but for whatever reason can't. Check out the information......

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Information & demonstration day

This will be held for any interested caregivers that would like to learn about calf club and what goes on. It will be held on the 18th of August at 4pm in the school hall.

A further demonstration for students will be held during school hours in the last week of term.

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PTA News

If you would like to ask any questions please get in touch and like our facebook page.

Private Tutoring

Does your child require further support, over and above what can be offered at school?

Would your child benefit from bespoke and nurturing learning sessions from a highly experienced teacher designed to accelerate learning and boost confidence? We would love to help. We are a team of dedicated teachers, specialising in English and Maths support, for primary, intermediate and college students. Visit for more information or contact Jenny 021 223 3349 to book a free consultation.

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Can you please update the office with any new contact details. Email addresses included.