School Events

School Events

Pet Day  - Calves and Lambs are reared for the school Pet Day and then taken on to the Group Day at Clareville Showgrounds.  A huge variety of pets come to the school pet day in October. Held of the first Friday of Term Four.

Home GardensSpring garden – judged in December.  A Diary of dates, plantings etc should be kept.  Flower or vegetable gardens can be entered.

Discos Regular Discos are held for our children during the year.  The Discos are held during early evening in the School Hall. 

Wairarapa Arts Festival Every year – displayed at the Arts Centre in Masterton.  Many of our children enter.

Talent Quest Term 4 – Open to all children.  An opportunity for children to display their talents.

Speech Competition (All Wairarapa Schools) – For Year 7 & 8 children in Term 2.

Matharapa CompetitionYear 5 & 6 and 7 & 8 Teams are entered in this inter-school challenge in Masterton.

International Competitions Children have the opportunity of entering the International competitions in Maths, Science, Computers, Spelling and English.  In recent years the school has gained a number of particularly high achievements in these competitions.

Year 8 – Powell Hut ChallengeLate Term 3 or early Term 4 all Year 8 children are challenged to climb Mt Holdsworth and stay overnight at Powell Hut.  This is a demanding physical and mental challenge into snow and alpine conditions.  An exciting and confidence-boosting activity.

Confidence Course ChallengeHeld on the school’s own Confidence Course.  Children can use the course throughout the year.  Competition – Term 4.