FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Welcome back to Term 4. It was lovely to be warmly greeted by so many happy students and parents this morning. A special welcome to the new students who experienced their first day at school in Room 18 today. I hear [...]
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FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Nĭ hăo! Welcome to New Zealand Chinese Language Week. New Zealand Chinese Language Week (23–29 September 2018) is an initiative aimed at encouraging New Zealanders to discover Chinese language and culture. Mandarin Chinese is the most widely-spoken language in the world [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents/Caregivers We welcome the following students to Maungawhau School who have started their educational journey with us recently in rooms 12 and 18. Milan in room 12, Theo, Maya and Toby in room 18. A sincere thank you to Liz Love, [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Tena koutou, Tena koutou, Tena koutou katoa. Welcome to Maori Language week. There will be lots of promotions in NZ this week, to promote increased Maori language use. At Maungawhau we are fortunate to have a few teachers committed to improving [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents and Caregivers This week we have four students writing on behalf of the Year 5 & 6 students who attended EOTC activities and camp last week. The students are Johnson, Rylee, Hugh and Sophie all from the Senior Habitat. [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents and Caregivers My thanks for your support with our Teacher only Day last Friday. We were joined by a few teachers from Auckland Normal Intermediate, Cornwall Park, and Kohia Terrace School (schools in our Community of Learning) for some [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents and Caregivers My thanks to the parents of our newest Year 0 class in Room 12, for attending last Monday morning’s Powhiri in the hall. This was a wonderful occasion, to formally welcome these families to our school. We [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents and Caregivers Welcome to another busy week of learning. The week started in our school hall officially welcoming our ERO review team in our school for the week, and the parents of our Year 0 students who have started, [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents and Caregivers Thank you from the Student Action group for your support around today’s cupcake fundraiser for the SPCA, raising $404. What a great effort. Thank you also for your support with the Primary Teachers’ Union strike action occurring [...]
FROM THE PRINCIPAL'S DESK Dear Parents and Caregivers Welcome to week 2 of the term. Today we welcome three new students in Room 12 and a new student in Room 23. In two weeks we have three ERO reviewers on site at Maungawhau, reviewing our school [...]