Prime Ministers Visit
On Friday 27th April 2012 our school celebrated an ANZAC Day ceremony where all classes came together and presented some of their work they completed during the week.
Fiji Training Session
Pacific Nations Rugby March
Art Splash 2011
Grandparents Day 2011
On Thursday 14th July our school decided to hold a Grandparents Day and invited all grandparents in our school community to come along for a shared lunch. The initial planning was done by the Little Vinnies. It was a fantastic day with a large number of grandparents turning up. A very successful day…thank you Vinnies!
Hamburger Day 2011
On Friday 15th July our health team put on a healthy hamburger day. We raised a total of $250.00 to buy a compost bin. Thank you to Countdown for their support and to Mr Gunther, Miss Tengaru, Mrs Williams and Jane Milburn for their help.
Wellington Rugby League
Wellington Rugby League Flag tournament held at Cannons Creek Park on Wednesday 31st August. Our Team 1 won the tournament.
Samoan Language Week
This was held from 30th May to 3rd June. The week was topped off with a mufti day and a lunchtime disco. Here are some photos of the students and staff who dressed up to celebrate the week.
Pentecost School Mass
Today our whole school participated in the Pentecost Mass at our Church. The Mass was organised by the Piwakawaka Syndicate. Room 7/8/6/5 made some special Holy Spirit props for the mass. Thanks Piwakawaka.
Swimming Sports 2011
On Friday 15th April 2011 our school had its Swimming Sports. The day was amazing with 100% of our students competing in different events. A great day organised by Mrs Watson. In the end Lucille house won the event but it was a great day had by all.
Opening of the new Staffroom and Toilets
Opening of the New Staffroom and Student Toilets- Friday 13th May 2011 and official blessing led by Father Pene.
Life Education Trust Visit
The team from Life Education have spent week 2 from 9th – 13th May 2011 at our school running some life programmes with our students. The topics were Happy and Healthy (Rm 2/5), All Together (Rm /8/1) and Friends (Rm 9/10/11). From all reports the students had a fantastic time and look forward to the next time when Harold comes to our school. Here are some photos of some of the classes working with Harold….
Get Wise Financial Literacy
On the 10th and 11th of March we had a visit from Jeffery who is from
ASB Get wise Financial Literacy Programme. He spoke to every class
about the importance of saving and taught the students some helpful
hints when prioritising their spending.
to Capital E Arts Festival
the 15th and 21st of March 2011 our school syndicates travelled to
Wellington to Participate in the Capital E Arts Festival.
Lloyd Art Workshop
On Monday 28th February Jane Lloyd came
to Holy Family School to run a sketch workshop on drawing native birds.
Lucky for us we were able to sketch the 3 birds our syndicates are
named after: Piwakawaka, Tui and the Samoan Manutagi.
Monday 13th December we were presented with a Merit Award by Porirua
City Council, and Plimmerton Rotary Club for our efforts with the
Tidiest School Competition. We also were presented with some native