Term Dates 2020 Term 1 Mon 3rd Feb – Thurs 9th April Term 2 Tues 28th April – Fri 3rd July Term 3 Mon 20th July – Fri 25th Sept Term 4 Mon 12th Oct – Mon 14th Dec (finish at 12.00pm)
Important Dates SEPTEMBER 4 – Assembly – LZ4 sharing – 9.00am – Cancelled 11 – Whole School Assembly – Music – 1.30pm – Postponed to Term 4 23 – Production – Matinee & Evening Performance – Deferred to Term 4 24 – School Fun Run (midday start) – Time – TBC 24 – Production – Evening Performance – Deferred to Term 4 25 – Term 3 ends – End of Term Assembly – Alert Levels permitting
OCTOBER 12 – Term 4 starts 12 – Whole School – End of Term 3 Assembly – 9.00am 17 – Ag Day – 8.00-2.00pm 22 – Individual Photolife Photos starts at 8.00am for families with pre-schoolers 23 – Teacher Only Day – School closed 29 – 9.30am – Year 5/6 Cricket cluster tournament – Metro Park
NOVEMBER 2 – Kids for Kids Rehearsal and Concert 11 – Production – Matinee & Evening Performance – Date change 12 – Production – Evening Performance – Date change 16 – 9.30am start – Athletics day – Whole school – Date change 14 – 1.00pm – Compost Collective – composting course 23 – 6.30pm – Year 6 Puberty Parent Meeting 24 – 9.00am – Year 5/6 Cluster Athletics tournament 26 – Year 5/6 RAIN save day Athletics Cluster tournament 30 – Start of Skillz for life swimming runs until 3rd December
STARS & VALUES
LZ1 Scarlet Viljoen for helpful and responsible behaviour Sascha Henwood for helpful and responsible behaviour Ryan Bell for focus, control and creativity with your art Luke Tucker for focus, control and creativity with your art Riley Howard for excellent report writing Liam Gaerlan for excellent effort in working independently at home
Values Rosalee Young – Resilience Alyssa Corps – Responsible Willow Crossan –Respect and resilience
LZ2 Quade Rowley for being super helpful and responsible at pack up time Lane Neal for trying really hard to stay focused during learning time Amaya Jamie-Pennell for enthusiasm and effort in Maths
LZ3 Campbell Shriane for your amazing efforts at home learning Jemma Howard – Welcome to Dairy Flat School and LZ3MW learning environment Arjun Bhosale for showing greater focus and effort during writing
Values Seb Twyman – Resilience Levi Metcalfe -Resilience Megan Sawyer – Responsible Emma George – Responsible
LZ4 Jasmine Robertson for outstanding effort with her home learning. Ka Pai Paice Beson for outstanding effort with his reading and Benson Bear words! Addien Evans – You have made a great start to school. Well done Ronan Thompson for excellent reading Alexander Yap for fantatic reading in class
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PTA Meeting this Friday 3pm (4th September): At this stage we are planning for Ag Day going ahead on the 17th October so the PTA will meet this Friday to progress preparations. Unfortunately, due to the Level 2 meeting restrictions, we are limited to 10 people. Ag Day activity coordinators have been prioritised for attendance and contacted directly. If you are not attending and have something you wish to raise at the meeting please send us an email at [email protected].
Ag Day Grocery Collection: We missed a few weeks due to lockdown so if you have any groceries or items that fit any of the early themes – Cans & Jars, Summer Sizzle, Around the World, Fancy or Fun, Bakers Delight, A Good Start, Health & Beauty – please feel free to donate these items. In week 8 the theme is Chocoholics – All about chocolate. We need a ton to make our Ag Day games loads of fun. The more we have the better the prizes! Please leave in the donation box in your child’s classroom.
Raffle Tickets: Raffle tickets are available for sale – buy one, two or a book of 10. $5 each with the chance to win $1,000 cash, an iPad, a night’s accommodation at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Auckland, a Micro Rocket Scooter and a wheel barrow full of groceries. Prizes drawn on Ag Day. To purchase please contact Michaela Vermeulen by Text: 0211-888-404 or Email: [email protected]. A big thanks to our raffle sponsors – Debs Wallace of Harcourts Cooper & Co, Coordinate Limited, Hotel Grand Chancellor, Micro Scooters NZ and Bunnings.
Silent Auction Donations: The silent auction is a big fundraiser at Ag Day – last year the silent auction raised almost $9,000. If you work in or know a business that can contribute goods or services (vouchers) for the silent auction please reach out to Paula in the office ([email protected]).
Honey Orders: For those of you who ordered honey prior to lockdown we are aiming to deliver this week. Please contact Sarah Richardson if you need further information on delivery: [email protected]. Honey is still available to purchase $40 for 1kg. Please pay at the school office or directly into the PTA bank account: 12-3046-0270392-00 and drop your order form in the PTA box in the office.
Second hand school uniforms pop-up stall postponed until we move to Level 1. We will advise when we have a new date.
Please see link below showing the Ag Day Poster & the items required each week though out this term