Monthly Archives: March 2012

Helping your Child at Home

At our recent Community Meeting, we passed out pamphlets with practical ideas and activities of how you can help your child at home with their learning. A child’s learning is strengthened and consolidated when the learning is supported and encouraged … Continue reading

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ICAS Assessments

It’s the time of the year again to gauge student interest in sitting the ICAS Assessments. ICAS (International Competitions and Assessments for Schools) provides an opportunity for students to gain a measure of their own achievement in an external testing … Continue reading

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Community Meeting and Hangi

This afternoon is our Community Meeting and Hangi. Our Community Meeting begins at 4.00pm and will be focused on the New Zealand Curriculum, the Koputaroa Curriculum and our School Charter. This meeting will then be followed by Team Information Meetings. … Continue reading

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Lincoln University Billets

Hosting the Lincoln University Billets is one of our annual KPTA fundraisers. The university students are studying agriculture and visit our region to explore a variety of farms. For one night they require they require a warm shower, cooked dinner, … Continue reading

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Davey Hughes Fundraiser

The Koputaroa Hall Society are raising funds for the refurbishment of the Hall kitchen and meeting room. To contribute towards the costs, they are holding a fantastic fundraiser on May 12 titled, An Evening with Davey Hughes. Davey is a … Continue reading

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Athletics Postponed

The Levin Inter-School Athletics that were to be held today, Tuesday 20 March, have been postponed to Thursday 22 March.

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Community Meeting and Hangi

Next Thursday is our Community Meeting and Hangi evening. Our Community Meeting will be focused on the New Zealand Curriculum, the Koputaroa Curriculum, our Charter and snippets of learning and teaching programmes. The Community Meeting will begin at 4.00pm in … Continue reading

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Term 1 Learning Conferences

Learning Conferences are the first formalised opportunity of the year to come into school and discuss your child’s learning. This year, we are merging the Sharing of Learning and the Learning Conference to be one. The Sharing of Learning was … Continue reading

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Our Renovated Playground

There was TERRIFIC excitement on Monday morning when the children saw the renovated playground – it is absolutely brilliant! On Monday, not one child was on the field as all the children were enjoying the new equipment. The playground has … Continue reading

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