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Advanced Notice - Teachers Paid Union Meeting

We have been informed of the next Paid Union Meeting date (which was postponed from last month). We will finish early on Friday 10 May at 12.50pm to allow staff to attend their Paid Union Meeting on this day. ...

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We need you!

Have you thought about being on the Board of Trustees? Elections for the Board will be held very soon. With many of the current members not seeking re-election, we will need new people to consider standing for this very important role. The Board of Trustees hold a governance role in the school, who have overall responsibility for the school. Along with legal ...

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Pā Ropata farewell!

It is with regret that we share with you that Pā Ropata, pouako in Akomanga 16 and Team Leader of Te Arawaru, will be leaving us next term. Pā Ropata has won a position as an RTLB (Resource Teacher of Learning and Behaviour). Pā has been at Central Normal/Te Kura Tuatahi o Papaioea off and on for the past 16 years. ...

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THANK YOU!

A BIG thank you to our CNS whānau and community for your support of Christchurch. We have been able to fill the kiwi thanks to your generous donations. We raised over $450!!! ...

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CANCELLED - Early Finish Friday 22 March

Kia Ora whānau ma. The Paid Union Meeting that was planned for this Friday 22 March has been POSTPONED, in respect of the Christchurch tragedy. Therefore, we will not be finishing early on Friday - school will continue as normal. When we are made aware of a new day and time, we will let you know. Thank you Ngā Mihi Regan Orr Tumuaki/Principal ...

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Christchurch Tagedy - A message from our Principal

Please find here a message from our Principal in response to the tragedy which occurred in Christchurch on Friday 15/03/19. It contains useful information, for you as parents and whanau, about our school lock down procedures and where to access support for your children if needed. Nga mihi. ...

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Drive in movie!!

Drive In Movie On Thursday 4 April at 5.30pm, We are hosting our first ever drive in movie at Central! Children are encouraged to make their own car to sit in for the movie. The movie to be screened is The Incredibles 2, which is a high action superhero movie. Tickets for the movie are $5 and can be purchased from the school ...

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Momo Challenge *important notice*

Kia Ora Whanau Through media reports and the Ministry of Education, we have been made aware of an online "challenge" called the Momo Challenge. A recent article from the NZ Herald outlines more about this challenge: NZ Herald article. Should your child mention the Momo Challenge to you, PLEASE listen to their concerns and support them. If required, seek further professional support. Some ...

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Paid Union Meeting

NZEI, the union responsible for primary teachers, have called nationwide paid union meetings to update all teachers about the ongoing negotiations with the Ministry of Education and the government. The meeting that suits our teachers the best is being held on Friday 22 March at 1.30pm. In order to allow our teachers to attend this meeting, we will finish early Friday ...

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Tryathlon - Friday 1st March

Our school tryathlon - deliberately spelt to emphasise the ‘try’ (give it a go) will be held next Friday 1 March. With the swimming pool not being available, the three events for the triathlon will be: biking, running and then a slip and slide. Children will need to bring their bikes, covered shoes and togs/towel to participate in the event. Bikes can ...

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Advanced Notice - Teachers Paid Union Meeting
We have been informed of the next Paid Union Meeting date (which was postponed from last month). We will finish early on Friday 10 May at 12.50pm to allow staff... Continue Reading
We need you! Pā Ropata farewell! THANK YOU! CANCELLED - Early Finish Friday 22 March

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