Thursday, December 20, 2018

Room 13 - 11 Christmas Challenge

What a great last day of fun. Thanks to all the kids for wondering and trying new things this year.
Have a fabulous Christmas and we will see you all in 2019.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Schools Out - Blue Lake Celebration


Luke, Emily, Rachel, Tim Russell
Please come join us at the Blue Lake  straight after school to the right of the boat ramp where there is swimming, to celebrate end of the year.  We are going to take our BBQ for sausages in bread, if anyone wanted to join us.  

Come have a fun time in the Lake, bring togs, life jacket and something for the BBQ.

Cheers,
Rachel Russell

Monday, December 17, 2018

Trip to the Government Gardens

What a perfect day to be running around the Government Gardens and swimming in the Blue Bath's. Unfortunately I didn't get many photos but here are a few that I did manage to get.

Prize Giving is at 9:00, after that we will be back in class creating a present, cleaning up and playing a few games.

Wednesday- Shared Morning Tea with R13
 All children will be free to go at noon for their Christmas Break.







Sunday, December 16, 2018

Week 10 - Term 4

Well Christmas is in the single digits, and the weather has been perfect for some much needed catch up both around the house and Christmas shopping.

Trip info:
Please put sunblock on your children before they leave the house.
Appropriate footwear for running around in.
Togs/Towel
Children can wear mufti for the day
Morning tea/lunch

Thank you to the huge response to parent help, unfortunately we can only take 5 on the bus if you really want to come you can meet us at the Government Gardens. If you ended up with a notice please meet at the school at 9:00 or at the Government Gardens at 9:15am

Thanks for all your help.

WEEK 10. TERM 4, 2018.

MONDAY 17th DECEMBER.
9.00am Kahikitea Amazing Race (back at 12:30)
Meet the 2019 Teacher in afternoon

TUESDAY 18TH DECEMBER
9.00m School Prizegiving
11.30am Kakano Nativity Play


WEDNESDAY 19TH DECEMBER.
11.00am Missioning of Year 6s
12 Noon School finishes

Friday, December 14, 2018

Blue Bath Trip on Monday

Hi Everyone,
Wow this last week of school has crept up so quickly, thank you everyone for supporting the production this week. The kids were amazing on stage, and singing. I look forward to the next one with these kids having the main roles in two years.

Reports will go home on Friday and we will have a meet the teacher afternoon on Monday.

Thank you so much for getting the forms back to me and for the amazing amount of parent helpers. We only need 6 and I had 14 offers. Letters have gone home to these parents, if you volunteered but didn't get a letter you are still welcome to come along and help you just willn't have a group of kids.
The kids can wear mufti that day.

I would like to have a shared lunch picnic on Wednesday with the kids I will send home a notice on Monday.

Please come cheer on your kids tomorrow at the fun tryathlon.
Years 3-6 = 11AM
What your child needs: - Bike / Scooter - PE Kit - Sunhat - Togs & Towel
Parent help is needed Please contact Lorna Dobson if you can help email - lornad@stmarysrotorua.school.nz

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Important notice for Year 3-6 students.



Important notice for Year 3-6 students. 
This week our school has been part of a Ministry of Education funded project ensuring our school has completed 'Migration to the Cloud." Sometime, after school finishes and before Christmas, students in Y3-6 will probably notice they have been signed out of their school google learning account. New login details will be provided at the start of the next school year. 

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Production info

Show runs for approximately 1 hr and 30 mins
Rooms: 15,11,1,3,12 and Year 2
Tuesday 11th December at 1:00 pm
Tuesday 11th December at 6:30 pm
Rooms: 14, 13, 2, 4, 12 and Kakano
Wednesday 12th December at 1:00 pm
Wednesday 12th December at 6:30 pm


Monday-Full Dress Rehearsal (costumes/make-up/sound/
lighting/seating arrangements)


Students to dress in classes. Return to classes after every performance.
Fold all costumes.
Mains dress from back of hall please.
Make-up for mains is in back of hall.
Classes make-up extra helpers in classes.
15,11,1,3,12 and Year 2 & mains & back stage crew
8:45 getting ready for show
9:15 seated in hall for show except most Manuka, who get into position ½ hr into show come from back and sides. Mediums are seated in hall from get go.
14, 13, 2, 4, 12 and Kakano & mains & back stage crew
12:30 getting ready for show
1:00pm seated in hall for show except most Kakano, who get into position ½ hr into show come from back and sides. Mediums are seated in hall from get go.
Tuesday Matinee
15,11,1,3,12 and Year 2 & mains


GROUP B TO BE AN AUDIENCE
11.30 Mains have lunch
12:00 mains to get dressed and make-up.
12:00 classes dress.
12:45 seated in hall for show except most Manuka who get into position ½ hr into show. Mediums are seated in hall from get go.
Tuesday Evening
15,11,1,3,12 and Year 2 & mains
5:00pm mains at school and dressing and make-up.
5:15 classes at school and dressing.
6:15pm seated in hall for show except most Manuka, who get into position ½ hr into show. Mediums are seated in hall from get go.
Wednesday Matinee
14, 13, 2, 4, 12 and Kakano & mains

GROUP A TO BE AN AUDIENCE
12:00 mains to get dressed and make-up.
12:00 classes dress.
12:45 seated in hall for show except most Kakano, who get into position ½ hr into show. Mediums are seated in hall from get go.
Wednesday Evening
14, 13, 2, 4, 12 and Kakano & mains
5:00pm mains at school and dressing and make-up.
5:15 classes at school and dressing.
6:15pm seated in hall for show except most Kakano, who get into position ½ hr into show. Mediums are seated in hall from get go.