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  • Values T Shirts Awards Assembly

    Kia ora e te whānau, To conclude the end of term 2 Tawhai Kura came together under the whakaruruhau for the values T shirts awards assembly. Our wonderful co presenters for this assembly were Cassie and Rosie. An initiative was set up in 2019 to periodically award an ākonga from each class who has consistently…

  • Farewell to Josh!

    Kia ora e te whānau, It is with some sadness that the Tawhai community had to say goodbye today to Josh who has worked as a cleaner at the Kura for several years! We thank him not only for his hard work but also for his generosity in giving his time to help with cultural…

  • Regional Cross Country Today

    Kia ora e te whānau, 3 of our Tawhai ākonga, Isaac, Maddy, and Lucy went off to Queen Elizabeth Park this morning to take part in the Regional Cross Country event! The certainly did themselves, their whānau and the kura proud with their results! Lucy came in with a creditable 31st placing. Her brother Joel…

  • Term 2 Week 10 News Update

    kia ora e te whānau, To view the latest Tawhai Kura news, please click on the pdf document below:

  • Gate Combo Last Day of Term 2!

    Kia ora e te whānau, The PTSG will be running a Gate Combo on Friday 5th July, the last day of Term 2. For the new price of $3.50 a packet of chippies, a boxed fruit drink, and a small chocolate bar can be purchased via the Kindo app which is now open. This will…

  • Matariki Celebrations & Breakfast Today!

    Kia ora e te whānau, What a glorious day for the whole Tawhai community to hold the Matariki celebrations and breakfast!  It was a very early start to the day as the whānau arrived in their droves, their tamariki eager to pick up their lanterns, join their friends on the court and watch the roaring…

  • Matariki Celebration Final Details (1 more sleep to go)

    Kia ora e te whānau It is almost time for our Matariki Celebration and Breakfast (1 more sleep to go) and we are ready to celebrate. The weather is currently looking good (should it change and we have to cancel, a call will be made by 6pm and will be emailed and posted on our…

  • Matariki Celebrations & Breakfast Tomorrow!

    Kia ora e te whānau, Just a reminder that the Kura will be having Matariki celebrations & breakfast tomorrow. More information will following later on today. Timeline of events for the day. • 6.00 am – Set up and prep • 6.30 am – Whānau and guests start arriving • 6.45am – Opening Karakia •…

  • PTSG Pie Fundraising a Great Success!

    Kia ora e te whānau, Our wonderful PTSG Committee are pleased to report that the recent pie fundraiser was a great success and roughly $1600 was made! A HUGE thank you to those who gathered on Thursday in Room 12 to sort out the 600 delicious looking pies; committee members Karen Wiggins, Naomi Bee, Renee…

  • Matariki Celebration and Breakfast – More Information and Updates

    Kia ora e te whānau We welcome all our Tawhai Whānau and community to come along and celebrate with us for Matariki 2024. A big thank you to everyone who has filled in the google form to indicate that they are coming along to our Matariki celebration and breakfast on Thursday 27th June 6.30 am…

  • Tawhai School Matariki 2024 Celebration and Breakfast

    Kia Ora e te whānau Our 2024 Matariki celebration is getting closer, and we are well underway with our prep at school for this fantastic event which will take place next Thursday 27th June.  A big thank you to everyone who has offered to help us in one way or another on the day. We…

  • Community Tree Planting event

    Kia ora e te whānau, Hutt City Council are holding a tree planting at Delaney Park on Saturday 6th July and are warmly inviting the Stokes Valley Community to plant native trees and plants at Delaney Park in support of Mouri Tupu: Planting for the Future. These plants will provide habitat and food sources for birds,…

  • Term 2 Week 8 News Update

    Kia ora e te whānau, To view the lastest Tawhai Kura news update please click on the pdf document below:

  • Minor Ailments Service – Free Health Care From Some Pharmacies

    Kia ora koutou. Jamaica, our Public Health Nurse, has sent through this information about accessing health care for minor illnesses. Have a cosy weekend. The minor health conditions service (also referred to as minor ailments) is now available in several Lower Hutt pharmacies. This service enables eligible people to consult with a pharmacist at selected…

  • Interzone Cross Country Today

    Kia ora e te whānau, This morning 26 ākonga, under the care of Mr McGarry and Miss Page, represented their kura and the Hutt Valley by taking part in the Interzone Cross Country event which took place at Trentham Memorial Park. Each and everyone ran their hardest doing themselves, their whānau, and their kura proud…

  • UHub

    Kia ora e te whānau, To find out when UHub opens, please click on the link below: https://www.facebook.com/61550560137589/posts/122181637862018671/?mibextid=ox5AEW&rdid=5dv7bosg8i259ft2

  • Term 2 Week 6 News Update

    Kia ora e te whānau, To view the latest Tawhai Kura news update please click on the pdf link document below:

  • Interzone Cross Country Update

    Kia ora e te whānau, Congratulations to the following ākonga who have qualified to take part in the Interzone Cross Country next week, not only representing the kura but also the Central/Northern Zone. Darcie Williams Lucy Ellis Zoe Williams Tallulah Lacey Katie Bridgen Parker Benson Eli Bryant Thomas Dougherty- Crowley Kobe Whiteman Connor LaFaou Madison…

  • PTSG Fundraising Pies

    Kia ora e te whānau, Just a final reminder that the PTSG pie fundraiser orders will close off on kindo tomorrow, Wednesday 5th June at 9.00am. Thank you, PTSG Committee https://shop.tgcl.co.nz/shop/index.html

  • PTSG Pie Fundraiser

    Kia ora e te whānau, Just a quick reminder that ordering Pies for the P.T.S.G fundraiser on Kindo closes next Wednesday, June 5 at 9am. If you haven’t placed your order yet, now is the perfect time to do so Centa Bakery has informed us that we need to sell at least 15 Mediterranean Lamb…