• Welcome Back Everyone!



    We hope you all enjoyed a wonderful break and are ready to enjoy the exciting events that are coming up this term.  

    Term 4 is filled with many fun activities as we draw near the end of the school year - we can’t wait to share them with you!


    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • Ag Day This Friday - Parking Instructions & Other Information


    Our much anticipated annual Ag Day is this Friday 20th October!  This is a very special day for our school and a wonderful opportunity for children to showcase their much loved pets who they have carefully nurtured over the past few months.  For those children who will not be bringing an animal, they will be joining in with a fantastic array of horticultural activities.  Please follow this link to our notice detailing the programme for the day.  This year, Ag Day will be held on the field behind the TCC, this is due to recent  sowing of seed on our school field.


    Important Ag Day Information:


    • Due to our limited field area, we will have significant parking constraints on Ag Day.   


    The car park at the rear of the TCC will be a loading zone for drop off and pick up of calves.  This is not a permanent car park for the day.  Lambs and kids can also be dropped off here if necessary, but please note this will be a busy zone and if you are able to park and lead your lamb/kid in from elsewhere this would be preferable.


    • If you are able to bake some cookies and slices for our cake stall, these would be gratefully received.  Funds raised will be used to support the ongoing efforts of Ag Day.  Please deliver your baking to the allocated Cake Stall table on the morning of Ag Day.


    • Ag Day Raffle: First Credit Union have kindly donated a $500 cash prize raffle! Tickets can be purchased on Ag Day at a cost of $5 each or 3 for $10 (there are also 2 consolation prizes).  Thanks First Credit Union for your generous support.


    • Our hardworking Ag Day team will be setting up on Thursday morning (after school drop off) and would be extremely grateful to receive as much help as is on offer.  Please turn up on Thursday morning if you can lend a helping hand.

    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • Group Day Entry


    Any child is welcome to participate in Group Day which this year will be held at our school on Wednesday 25th October.  


    Entry forms for this event will need to be completed and handed in by 3pm this Friday (Ag Day).  Please collect your Group Day Entry Form from our school office from Wednesday and ensure it is returned by Friday.  


    All children entering Group Day must wear their school uniform.


    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • Teacher Only Day - Tuesday 24th October!


    Another reminder to let you know that we have a Teacher Only Day on Tuesday 24th October, the day after Labour Day. This has been chosen to provide families with an opportunity to have a four day weekend following Ag Day this Friday!

    Our Teacher Only Day will enable all of our staff - teachers and teacher aides, to have training with the Ministry of Education Behavioural team.


    We apologise for any disruption this may cause your family arrangements but this is an opportunity for all staff to get specialist training at the same time without huge reliever costs.


    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • Fun Run


    Feel Good Fun Run Sunday 29 October 9.30m University of Waikato Grounds 2.5km or 5km Options

    Get your running/walking shoes on and join us for this feel good day, we are trying get 400 presents to give to the children's hospital, and other organisations such as women's refuge, hospice etc. This can be achieved by  getting sponsored for the run and then gifting at least one of your incentive rewards. You only need to be sponsored $10 to get an incentive reward!


    Create a student profile page at schoolfunrun.co.nz and click the activate button to set up the online fundraising section, it’s easy and a great way to get those far away from you to sponsor, or you are welcome to do it the good old fashion way and just collect the sponsors money.


    On the day there are heaps of spot prizes to give away. Prizes for also the best dressed mum, dad, family and students and an ice block and certificate for all those students  who complete the run.  A great opportunity to try out your Halloween costumes. There will be coffee, sausages and cupcakes for sale on the day! and of course bubbles  will be scattered around the course to keep you entertained!


    All students have received the sponsorship booklet, so please check it out and get involved, a great day to promote, health and wellbeing. If you can't make it on the day, welcome to still get sponsored and run it another day with family or friends.


    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • Tamahere Community Centre Committee


    The Annual General Meeting of the Tamahere Community Centre Committee will be held this Thursday 19th October 2017 at 7:30pm.


    The meeting will take place at the Tamahere Community Centre, 17 Devine Road, Tamahere.  


    We are in need of new members due to current members retiring, this is a great opportunity to become involved in your local community.  If you are interested and would like further information please contact Paula in Pohutukawa 8 (secretary for the TCCC) or Waveney Parker.


    Posted by Reception @TMCS
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Writer's Corner
 
       
 

Today we are pleased to celebrate pieces of writing with you from Bethany P Year 6 and Emma C Year 6, Miro 13.


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to take you straight there. Congratulations on a wonderful piece of writing - well done!




  • Library News WEEK 3In our school libraryMonday October 30th-Wednesday November 1st 2.30pm-6pmGreat time to buy books for ChristmasEvery purchase helps us get free books for our school libraryWEEK 4 - Library Book WeekCompetitions in the library all week and DRESS UP AS A BOOK CHARACTER DAY Wednesday November 8th
    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • PTA Vacancy Dear Parents,The PTA are currently looking for a new secretary. The committee meets approximately once a month and plays a vital role in coordinating fundraising events and in forging the partnership between parents and the school. We recognise the busy lives our parents lead so the work is not unduly onerous and meetings are lively and relatively informal affairs.  The secretary attends PTA meetings and is responsible for preparing agendas, taking and circulating minutes and keeping records. If you’re interested in getting involved and supporting the school community in this way we'd love to hear from you. Even if you’re not interested in the secretary role we are always looking for parents willing to get involved ...
    Posted by Reception @TMCS
  • Sore Throats - Rheumatic Fever - Heart Damage A sore throat can lead to rheumatic fever if it’s left untreated. Rheumatic fever is very serious and can cause heart damage. Every time your child has a sore throat it could be serious. Don’t ignore, take them to a doctor or nurse straight away to get it checked. Call Healthline on 0800 611 116 to find out more. Find your nearest sore throat clinic rheumaticfever.health.govt.nz/sore-throats/clinics
    Posted Oct 8, 2017, 12:25 PM by Reception @TMCS
  • Touch Rugby Draw Week 1 Term 4 For children playing Touch Rugby next term, please follow this link to the first week's draw.
    Posted Sep 28, 2017, 12:55 PM by Reception @TMCS
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