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A Wonderful Treat on the Last Day of Term!

6th July, 3.52pm

For the last morning tea of Term 2, Principal Mrs Poole kindly arranged for Johanna Moss and her wonderful coffee making machine and skills to make some really truly fantastic…

Goodbye For a While to Miss Dempsey & Miss Serpisos

6th July, 2.29pm

Today we have to say goodbye and best wishes ( for a while) to Chenee Dempsey and Katarina Serepisos as they now embark on their journeys into parenthood. We will…

Matariki Celebrations at Tawhai School

5th July, 8.28pm

The sun really shone upon us today as we celebrated Matariki & Super Wellbeing Time. While the children were divided up into their whanau groups, Mr Pearce and Mr Whiteman…

The Tawhai School Newsletter is now Available Online

5th July, 3.27pm

The Tawhai School newsletter is now available online via signmee. To view the newsletter simply click on the weblink below: Tawhai School Newsletter 5 July Volume 10 2018

Gate Combo for Sale Tomorrow

5th July, 3.20pm

The PTSG will be running a Gate Combo after school tomorrow. For $2.00 you can purchase a boxed fruit drink, a freddo bar and a packet of chippies. Thank you!

Lost Property will be out on Stage Tomorrow

5th July, 3.18pm

The 5 large bags of lost property will be put out on the stage tomorrow during the afternoon. Please have a look when you come to collect your child at…

School Holiday Fun with Entertainment!

5th July, 7.06am

School Holiday Fun with Entertainment! The Entertainment™ membership gives you access to thousands of up to 50% off and 2-for-1 offers for Wellington/Manawatu restaurants, cafés and attractions. So much to…

PTSG Meeting

2nd July, 3.59pm

The PTSG will be holding their monthly meeting this coming Wednesday in the staffroom at 7.30pm. All Welcome!

Please Take the Time to Read…..

28th June, 3.56pm

Tēnā koutou katoa, We just wanted to take this opportunity to talk a little about some restrictions we as a school have when it comes to our operations. Firstly, we…

Notice from the Board of Trustees (BOT) –  Tawhai School

27th June, 10.59am

Re: Back Entrance, (Horoeka Street), to  Tawhai School We would like to let the Tawhai School Community know that the BOT are aware of the problems with the back entrance,…

NZEI paid union meeting – Friday 29 June

26th June, 3.49pm

  On Friday 29 June, teachers who belong to the NZEI (teachers’ union) will be attending a paid union meeting at 2pm. We will be encouraging parents to pick their…

Another Entertainment Book Purchase Reward!

25th June, 3.39pm

For a limited time, when you purchase an online Entertainment Membership from us, you’ll receive a BONUS $10 Countdown Gift Card! What a win! Hurry, stocks are limited!  

Cluster Community Consultation

25th June, 3.20pm

As mentioned in the newsletter last week, we are now asking for your input and feedback to help shape the educational direction for schools in Upper Hutt.  Your voice and opinion…

Support Tawhai School by Purchasing an Entertainment Book Online and you’ll be rewarded!

22nd June, 12.08pm

Help us raise funds by buying a 2018 | 2019 Entertainment Membership (online only) and for a limited time, you’ll receive 2x BONUS EVENT Cinemas eVouchers in time for the…

The Latest Tawhai School Newsletter is Now Available online

21st June, 3.43pm

The latest copy of the Tawhai School newsletter is now available online via signmee. To view the page simply click on the weblink below: Tawhai School Newsletter 20 June Volume…


18th June, 1.11pm

The Interzone Cross Country event has now been postponed till Thursday 21st June. We are aware that a couple of people who were down to provide transport for tomorrow will…

Umbrella Orders

13th June, 9.03pm

For those of you who have ordered umbrellas from the PTSG, they will be available for pick up on Friday at 2.30pm outside the School office. Thank you!

Friday Night’s Disco a Huge Success!

12th June, 3.55pm

It was time for the kids to put on their best disco outfits and bust out those dance moves last Friday at the PTSG disco. The door sales proved popular…

PTSG Disco Tomorrow!

7th June, 3.57pm

The PTSG will be running the ever popular disco this coming Friday 8th June. This is divided into 2 sessions. 5.30pm-7.00pm for the Year 0-3 students and 7.30pm-9.00pm for the…

Northern Zone Cross Country this Coming Tuesday

1st June, 1.40pm

Just a reminder for the students who have been selected to represent Tawhai School in the Northern Zone Cross Country that it will be taking place this coming Tuesday 5th…