Term 3 - Week 4 (Monday 13th August - Friday 17th August)
Current notices are listed below. Old notices from the last month (if any) are listed below them.
School Cross Country this Friday
KORAKONUI SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY 2018
Please ensure that your children have the appropriate clothing for cross country, including footwear, as they will be running through an operational dairy farm and footwear is essential. They will also need a warm sweatshirt or jacket to wear after their race and a named drink bottle.
There will be a BBQ at the event selling sausages $2 and burgers $5. There will also be ice blocks, flavoured milk, water, tea and coffee for sale.
The Lower Waipa Schools inter-school cross country is Term 3 – Friday 24th August at Paterangi School. We will notify you of our selected team (students aged 7-12 years).
If you wish to take your children home at the end of the event, please ensure that you take them off the bus board.
School Closed on Wednesday 15th August
School will be closed on Wednesday 15th August to all students due to
Teachers Strike Action
Do you love 'Chocolate ... order forms out now!
... Our Whittaker's Chocolates and Sileni Estate Fundraiser
are now released - please collect your chocolate box from the office and let us know if you wish for your child to take one home!
Chocolate fundraiser closes Monday 20th August and Sileni Estate on Friday 31st August.
Thank you all for your support
Dates for your calendar in Term 3
14th August - Year 7 and 8 students to Technicraft
15th August - SCHOOL CLOSED Strike Action
17th August - School Cross Country
22nd August - Korakonui Speech Competition - 6-9pm
24th August - Lower Waipa Cross Country
30th August - Lower Waipa Speeches - 6pm
6th September - Waipa Kapa Haka Festival
12th September - School and Sports Team Photos
28th September - Last Day of Term 3
15th October - First Day of Term 4
17th October - Agricultural Day
24th October - Group Day
26th October - Waikato Show
22nd - 23rd November - Ngahape Camp
Carpark & Frontage Upgrade
We have very exciting news…
This month Korakonui School will be hosting a crew of workman from Te Kuiti.
Thank you all so much for supporting us with this, to Jamie and Otorohanga District Council, and the Noeleen and the Ministry of Education with their support with this project.
Rochelle and Korakonui School team
Mid-Week Hot Chocolate & Cookie Combo
Hot Chocolate and Cookie - $2 Morning Tea time every Wednesday in Term 3.
Payment can be made in cash or online - family name in reference please.
Korakonui School 12-3134-0048900-00
2018 Agricultural Day
In light of the presence of Micoplasma Bovis – no calves are able to be shown at School Agricultural Days, Group Days and Waikato Show in 2018
Korakonui School will hold their Agricultural Day with goats and lambs only on Wednesday 17th October.
Te Awamutu Boys and Girls Group Day at Korakonui School with lambs and goats only will be on Wednesday 24th October
Waikato Show - Lambs and goats only - Friday 26th October
It is recommended that students who are from farms under movement restrictions due to mycoplasma bovis are not to bring an alternative animal – Dairy NZ website
The Saving Dates for Lambs and Goats (including Waikato Show) are:
Early: 1st July – 19th August
Late: 20th August – 20th September
Entry forms for our school Ag Day will go home in Week 4 of Term 3
Please return all Ag Day trophies to the school office thanks.
'Winter Sized' Iceblocks (mini) - $1 each
For sale at lunchtime every Friday
Free Ear Clinic
Free Ear Clinic Service for Children - Term 3
Te Awamutu - Tuesday 7th August, Wednesday 29th August and Monday 24th September - St Patricks School, at the Rewi Street entrance from 9am to 2.30pm
Otorohanga - Wednesday 5th September - Otorohanga Club Carpark, Whittington Lane - 9.15am to 2.30pm
For inquiries please phone 07 8383565
Term Dates 2018
Notices from the last month:
- BINGO Bash - Tickets are now on sale 13 August 2018 - 13 August 2018
- Technicraft for Yr 7 & 8 students 10 August 2018 - 14 August 2018
- Lunch Order 5 August 2018 - 10 August 2018
- Teachers Strike Information 5 August 2018 - 13 August 2018
- Korakonui Netball Prizegiving 5 August 2018 - 10 August 2018
- Mangatutu Hub Assembly 2 August 2018 - 10 August 2018
- Korakonui Agricultural Day Meeting 29 July 2018 - 1 August 2018
- Book Club Orders 23 July 2018 - 3 August 2018
- Fundraiser Meeting 19 July 2018 - 31 July 2018
- Ag Day Trophies to Be returned 9 July 2018 - 1 August 2018
- Board Of Trustees Meeting 9 July 2018 - 25 July 2018
- Mid Year Conferences 22 June 2018 - 26 July 2018