11 September 2008
Our term 3 value is:
Our key messages
with the children are:
Duty is giving to
others and giving every job your best effort
Duty is caring for
our environment: recycle, reduce and re-use
With only two weeks left of the term before the October holidays we are
racing around finishing off term 3 activities and projects.
Cluster Art Show: Every two years we contribute to our local
cluster art exhibition at Papatoetoe North School. You are
invited to view the art in their school hall on 17-18 September. Each
school contributes a number of pieces of students’ art work. It
is always well worth a visit. Our special thanks go to Papatoetoe
North School for hosting the event.
Viewing times are : Wednesday 17 September – all day
until 7.30pm, Thursday 18 September – all day until 4.30pm
We are very proud of the work being submitted from our school.
Congratulations to the students whose art has been selected. It
is always fantastic to see such talent on display!
Book Week: We have had an exciting book week this week. The
children have participated in a number of activities and today we had a
big book swap and a book character parade in the hall. It was
great seeing costumes of favourite book characters – the children loved
PTA Sausage Sizzle: Just a reminder that the PTA will be sizzling
sausages tomorrow at lunchtime to raise funds for our fitness
trail. So you may wish to have a day off preparing the lunch
box.. Your support is hugely appreciated by our wonderful PTA.
Warmest wishes for the weekend. We hope that you will be able to
enjoy some special time with your children. Go the
All Blacks and the Warriors in Australia!
Welcome to our New Students: Papatoetoe Central School welcomes the
following new students to our school – Mustafaq Ali, Shinal Chand and
Class visits to St Christopher's Residential Home: Tomorrow,
Friday 12 September (weather permitting) at 1.30pm, Room 15 will
be visiting St Christopher's Hospital.
Assembly Day: On Monday, 15 September, Room 15 will lead our
assembly. As always you are most welcome to attend but please
make sure that you are seated by 1.15pm.
Book Club: The book club orders will close on Wednesday, 17
September. Would you please make sure all orders and money are
put into a sealed envelope and ALL CHEQUES are made out to Papatoetoe
Central School, as we send one cheque to pay for our book order.
The order and money is to be placed in the money chute outside the side
entrance to the office.
Cluster Art Show: The following students will be displaying their
wonderful artistic skills at our local cluster art exhibition at
Papatoetoe North School.
Akansha Maharaj Cecilia
Hayden Simmons Pauline
Longani Kesaki Somal
Grewel Jaskirat Singh
Hannah-Lee Letatau Holly
Jenkins Nadine Arona
Richardson Chhiv Paraihe
Giang Mohit Bhola
Sausage Sizzle - Tomorrow – only $1.00 per sausage. No ordering
needed. Delicious and healthy chicken Sausages with bread and sauce on
Thanks for your support.
End of term 3
26 September at 3.00pm
1st day back term 4
Sunny season for the holidays: Searching for something to do with
the kids these holidays? Join us to experience the enormous power of
the Sun. Watch our exclusive Dome Theatre show, Heart of the Sun, and
then take part in our Space Room activities where the children can get
creative and make a piece of sun-art to take home and brighten their
There are three sessions daily: 10.00am – 11.30am, 12pm –
1.30pm and 2.00pm – 3.30pm on 29 Sep – 3 Oct
and 6 Oct – 10 Oct. Price: $15.00 per person,
Groups of (20+) $10 per person. (One free adult with every 8 children
attending with a holiday programme group). Booking is essential
as our School Holiday sessions are very popular. To avoid
disappointment call now; 09 624-1246.
Have fun at Snowplanet these September / October school holiday:
Snowplanet is offering a winter wonderland experience just 20 minutes
north of the Bridge. We are proud to support your school and
offers great deals for families and kids during the term break.
The all new exciting 5 day kids school holiday programme comes with a 2
hour fun group lesson each day including rental equipment and a kids
meal voucher…a great way to learn new snow sport skills in a fun and
active environment. To book in your child, call Snowplanet on 09
427 0044 extention 725 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org Vist Snowplanet’s website