Relay for Life 2017

Relay for Life 2017

Mrs Gotz and these amazing Year 8s (and siblings) stuck with it for the long haul, walking from 10am-10pm in this year’s Relay for Life. (All this after two long days at our marae and a triathlon during the week!) This great event is in support of

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A Chance to Give Back

A Chance to Give Back

Puketapu School will be holding a Car Boot Stall and Market Day on Saturday 1 April 2017. This event is for people in our community to raise some money for themselves… or to shop and get some bargains! It is an event where the people of Bell

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Dancing with the Ballet

Dancing with the Ballet

This morning two groups of our children took part in creative dance workshops run by Pagan from the Royal New Zealand Ballet. She certainly challenged our children and I know they had a lot of fun and even begged her to stay longer! Thanks to the PSG

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Our Family Trees

    Next week the whole school will be going to visit Muru Raupatu Marae. We have all been learning about our whakapapa. Kowhai 1  made 3D trees to represent our families. Each leaf is a family member. We included our siblings, parents and grandparents.

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Pool Party!

Pool Party!

We celebrated the re-opening of our school pool with a family picnic and pool party. The pool has been re-surfaced, re-painted and re-filled just in time for summer – HUGE thanks to the generous help of Methanex, TBS Coatings, ThinkWater and many, many people. It’s great!  

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