School Times and Term Dates

SCHOOL TIMES

Our school day begins at:    9.00am

First block: 9.00am – 10.30am

Eating break: 10.30am – 10.40am

Interval play: 10.40am – 11.00am

Second block: 11.00am – 12.30pm

Lunch eating break: 12.30pm – 12.40pm

Lunch playtime: 12.40pm – 1.30pm

Third block: 1.30pm – 3.00pm

 

Our After-school Care Programme operates every week day from 3.00pm – 5.30pm.

 

Early Drop-offs – Please be mindful that if you are dropping your children off at school before 8.15am, that at this time staff are not actively involved in supervising the children.  Staff are often in meetings or preparing work outside the classroom until closer to 9am.

Absences – Please advise the Office on 4323-804 before 9.10am if your child/ren are going to be absent.  A message can be left on the answerphone prior to 8.30am however please ensure you state the reason for the absence.

Leaving Early – Children leaving the school grounds must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver or a teacher, or have their caregiver’s written permission.  All children leaving the school grounds during school hours must be signed out at the Office.

 

Office Hours

The school office is open from 8.30am – 3.00pm each week day during the term.

 

TERM DATES 2018

Please view our Term Dates below

  Starts Finishes
Term 1 Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Friday, 13 April 2018
Term 2 Monday, 30 April 2018 Friday, 6 July 2018
Term 3 Monday, 23 July 2018 Friday, 28 September 2018
Term 4 Monday, 15 October 2018 Friday, 14 December 2018
Statutory Holidays 2018
Anniversary Day   
Waitangi Day
Tuesday, 6 February 2018
Good Friday Friday, 30 March 2018
Easter Monday
Monday, 2 April 2018
Anzac Day Wednesday, 25 April 2018 (falls during school holiday break)
Queen’s Birthday Monday, 4 June 2018
Labour Day Monday, 22 October 2018