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Week 10 - Term Four!

Week 10 This week is the final week of the 2020 school year. It has been a year filled with many new learning opportunities. We have loved watching the children in Kakano grow into confident and independent learners. Thank you to all the families and friends of Kakano children for the support you have given over the year. We really do appreciate all of your help. The school year finishes at 12pm on Wednesday and children need to be picked up from their classroom promptly at this time. The middle school children are having a fundraiser on Monday and Tuesday to help a family within our community. Ice Blocks are $1 and are being sold at lunchtime on both of these days. Swimming this week: Kakano 5 and Kakano 6. no swimming for Kakano 8 except for tomorrow monday for the Tryathlon. School magazines for 2020 are still available to purchase from the school office. $10 each. Food donations to St Vincent de Paul can be put under the tree in the office foyer. This wee
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Week 9 - Term 4!

Week 9 This week is a very busy week for our children. Please read through the following information carefully to make sure you are aware of what is happening in Kakano. School Production: Peter Pan Wednesday 1:00pm and 6:30pm. For the evening show children will need to be dropped off no later than 6:00 at their classroom. The teachers will help them to get dressed in their costumes. Children are to be collected by their parents from the classroom and the conclusion of the show. If you have any questions please feel free to contact your child’s teacher. We have released some more tickets for the show, you can purchase these from the school office for $5. Student Led Celebrations: Thursday 10th December This Thursday between 8:00am and 10:00am you are able to visit your child’s classroom to celebrate the wonderful learning they have been a part of this year. During this time you will get to see what your child has achieved over the year as well as chat with the teacher

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Week 8 Term 4

  Week 8  Welcome to Week 8 - It is going to be a busy couple of weeks so please ask questions or check this blog if you are unsure! Week 7 was jam-packed and we just love seeing what our Kakano students create and imagine in their play!   Week 7 Prayer leaders!       Practicing for Advent Liturgy   Peter Pan production: Please ensure your child has brought along any costume requirements to their classroom teacher ASAP! Peter Pan is shaping up well and we have had a huge uptake of ticket sales with Tuesday’s Matinee the only show that has seats available. Students are very excited!    School Tryatholon:  Times are being sorted so we will let your know asap when this will be held on Monday 14th December Letters to Santa! Christmas decorations are going up as we are now close to December and Mr MacMillan invites children to write to Santa Claus again this year and for those children who write a letter, they will get a reply from him. There is a Santa letterbox in each class and Santa’s

Week 7 Term Four!

 Hello from Sunny Nelson. Mrs Trask will be late to school tomorrow as she is flying back from Nelson early Monday morning. She will be there by morning tea. Mrs Mines, Mrs Thomson and Mrs Mareroa will look after KAKANO 8 for that first block.  Tomorrow we also welcome Aeira and Cooper- our last two students for KAKANO 8. How exciting! Please make them feel welcome.  Mrs Trask will also update the Educa blog this week.  Week 7 What a lovely few weeks we have been having with the weather. The children are enjoying lots of outside play.  Please remember to pack a school sunhat each day we have the rule in term 4 and 1 “No Hat, No Play”.  Also it is a good idea to pack a drink bottle with water each day.    No Swimming this week. Middle school has a swimming program running.   Tickets for the Peter Pan show go on sale this week.  We are performing on Wednesday 9th December.   Our children will do the matinee and evening show.  Please remember to bring in your child’s clothes for their dan

Week 6 blog

Week 6 Notices We are now half way through term 4!!! It has already been a busy term and we look forward to the next few weeks filled with some exciting events. Thank you for the continued support with reading at home it was great to see all of the children’s improvements after a testing week last week.   No swimming this week! The seniors are using the pool all week.   Production practise is still happening at school. The actual production will be held in Week 9 on the 8th and 9th of December. The children are all very excited and the practises are going great.   Check out some of the things we’ve been up to in Kakano this week: Enjoy the rest of your weekend and we look forward to seeing all of the smiling faces at school tomorrow 😀