Korakonui School - Small enough to care yet big enough to challenge and inspire

Weekly Notices

Notices for Week 8 Term 4 - Monday 27 November. Please visit our 'Latest Newsletter' and 'Community Newsletter' on our website.

Current notices are listed below. Old notices from the last month (if any) are listed below them.

Technicraft for Yr 7 & 8 students

Year 7 & 8 students will travel to Otorohanga South School for Technicraft on Tuesday 28th November - bus leaves at 8.50am sharp! 
Please ensure your child has their 1B5 tech book, a container for cooking and wear covered in shoes. 

In-School Disco for Y1-Y6 students

Kōrakonui School will be hosting the Year 7/8 formal on Tuesday evening - the following day, there will be a disco for all other students Year 1-Year 6 staggered during the school day.

When: Wednesday 29 November

Entry: Gold coin

Available for purchase in the Disco: 
Glow bracelets 50 cents each - $1 iceblocks

Next Assembly ...

Our next school assembly will be held this Friday 1st December
at 2pm in the Multi Purpose Room

All Welcome

Kids In Need 2023

Christmas is a tough time for families who are already struggling. 
Every year, Kids in Need Waikato collect and distribute gifts for children in the care of someone other than their parents. 

Share a little magic this Christmas and give a gift to a child in need. 

Can you please donate some Xmas presents to The Kids In Need.  
The Student Leaders will organise to deliver them to Kids in Need. 

The toys need to be unwrapped and brand new. Here are somethings you could bring:

- card games (Uno, monopoly deal etc.)

- sport equipment (rugby, soccer, basketball, netballs)

- lego/ duplo

- stationery/ arts/ crafts

- school backpacks

- jandals/ caps/ clothing for 10years + kids

- special toiletry packs/ items

- preschool toys (trucks/ cars/ diggers etc.)

You will need to bring the gifts and put them underneath the Christmas tree in the office. Can you please bring them in before the 11th of December

Thank you for your kind donationsπŸ˜€ 

We are nearing the business end of the school year ...

A paper copy of your school account will be sent home this week.

Parents are able to check school account balances
in your Hero App under 'Finance'
(if you are unable to view your account in Hero or require a paper copy of your school account - please contact the school office for assistance)

Please make your online payments to the bank account below

ASB  12-3134-0048900-00

and reference your family name to the payment

Accounts are required to be paid in full by 30 December 2023

Iceblock Friday's

Ice blocks for sale every Friday morning.

$1.50 each

Dates for your calendar

Dates for Term 4:

● Tuesday 28 November - Tech at Oto for Yr7/8 students

● Tuesday 28 November - Year 7/8 Senior Formal

● Wednesday 29 November - In-school Disco

● 30 Nov / 1 Dec - Ngahape Camp

● Friday 1 December - Assembly 2pm MPR

● Tuesday 12 December - Year 8 Dinner at Storyteller

● Friday 14 December - Assembly 2pm MPR

● Thursday 14 December - BoT Meeting 5.30pm

● Friday 15 December - 1pm Prizegiving - last day of school - buses run as normal

Term Dates 2023

Term 1 - Thursday 2 February (Yr 7 & 8 students only) 

               Friday 3 February (All Students) - Thursday 6 April (10 weeks)

Term 2 - Monday 24 April  -  Friday 30 June (10 weeks)

Term 3 - Monday 17 July  -  Friday 22 September (10 weeks)

Term 4 - Monday 9 October  -  Friday 15 December  (10 weeks)

Term Dates 2024

Term 1 - Wednesday 31 January (Yr 7 & 8 students only) 

               Thursday 1 February (All Students) - Thursday 12 April (11 weeks)

Term 2 - Monday 29 April  -  Friday 5 July (10 weeks)

Term 3 - Monday 22 July  -  Friday 27 September (10 weeks)

Term 4 - Monday 14 October  -  Friday 13 December  (9 weeks)

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