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21st July, 7.53pm

For weeks 1 and 2 of this term, we are so lucky to have the Build & Play trailer from Hutt City Council. This is an awesome opportunity for kids…

Floorball Training in Term 3

17th July, 1.43pm

Hutt Floorball will be running training sessions at the Walter Nash Stadium in Term 3. $30 for the term. This will be held on Wednesdays and the sessions are as…

A Message from the Board of Trustees

5th July, 4.09pm

Dear Parents/Caregivers, Primary principals across the country have voted to reject the government’s offer for settlement of their negotiations. The government failed to make an offer that addresses their key…

Gala Discussion Group Update

5th July, 7.24am

The Gala Discussion Group took place yesterday involving Teresa Garner and Karen Wiggins representing the PTSG along with 5 very interested parents. Thank you for coming along, it went very…

School Garden Yields Wonderful Produce

4th July, 6.53pm

The Gardening Team led by Ross McKinnon picked some wonderful produce from the school garden today and sold it after school helped by a couple of their members doing a…

School Donations – a Gentle Reminder

4th July, 6.02pm

Kia ora e te whānau Thank you to those families who have already paid their school donations. As outlined in our school money calendar, we are now reminding families their…

Hunter Does Well at Regional Cross Country

4th July, 6.00pm

We would like to acknowledge Year 5 Student, Hunter Whitmarsh, who earlier this week took part in the Regional Cross Country event. He came 21st out of a total of…

We need your thoughts

3rd July, 2.01pm

Just a reminder that this is tomorrow! A proposal for a School Gala to be held during 2020 is currently being put together. We want this to be as successful…

Tawhai School at the Polyfestival

3rd July, 7.26am

What an amazing performance on Tuesday evening from our Tawhai Students at the Polyfestival which was held down at the Walter Nash Stadium. You did yourselves, your parents and the…

Learning Conversations – 3rd and 4th of July

2nd July, 2.26pm

Just a reminder that Learning Conversations will be taking place tomorrow 3rd July and Thursday 4th July. If you haven’t yet, just follow the instructions below or pop by the…

Hoodie Orders

1st July, 6.13pm

Just a reminder that Hoodie orders and money need to be by this coming Friday. If paying by internet banking please do not use the bank account number on the…

Gate Combo this Coming Friday

1st July, 3.58pm

The PTSG will be running the usual Gate Combo at the end of term Friday 5th July at 3pm. Just a reminder to all families that do purchase the Combo…

Walkathon Sponsor Money

1st July, 7.27am

Just a reminder that the Walkathon sponsor money needs to be in by this coming Friday 5th July. The payment options are either cash or internet banking ( the details…

Nga Kukari Water safety

29th June, 1.19pm

Recently we have had Dog Safety and Fire Safety, this week it was Water Safety for our Nga Kukari Students. Earlier on in the week, the Pumpkin Patch headed off…

We need your thoughts

28th June, 1.58pm

A proposal for a School Gala to be held during 2020 is currently being put together. We want this to be as successful and enjoyable for everyone as possible. If…

Entertainment Book Special Offer!

26th June, 4.47pm

Right now, you can receive a BONUS $10 JB Hi-Fi eGift Card for the family to use these school holidays when purchasing your Entertainment Membership! 🎮💻 Hurry, offer ends 11:59pm…

A Great Way to Celebrate Matariki

26th June, 2.28pm

After the Walkathon, Hub 43 were very busy bees cooking up a sausage sizzle for the rest of the school to celebrate Matariki. The students cut up onions, buttered bread,…


26th June, 2.07pm

Although there was a drizzle in the air as everyone set off the annual Tawhai School Walkathon, it soon cleared up. A good many students ran, some ran and walked,…

Learning Conversations – 3rd and 4th of July

26th June, 1.46pm

Teachers have been busy writing reports and are looking forward to sharing these with you during our Learning Conversations next week. Thank you to all the parents who have made…

Polyfestival Tickets

26th June, 1.32pm

A notice will be going home with the students today who are involved in the Upcoming Poyfestival next Tuesday but this is an IMPORTANT reminder about tickets and payment. If…