Announcement : 

Last day of term – 16th December 2022,  1.00pm finish.

2023 Enrolments

If you are IN ZONE and planning on sending your 5yr old to Birkdale primary February next year, please enrol them asap THIS TERM.  This will help with school planning. It allows us to allocate the right number of staff and spots for out-of-zoners.  If you are out-of-zone, we will be running one more ballot … Read more2023 Enrolments

Monday night TAG

Mustering for TAG Y0-6 happened today at school and a notice was sent them seesaw. If you know your child wants to play but you haven’t seen the information, contact your child teacher for the registration link.  It’s a short turn around with registrations closing Thursday at 12pm. This is because games start this coming … Read moreMonday night TAG

Term 3 – Week 6: Principal Update

  FRIDAY 2 SEPTEMBER PRINCIPAL’s UPDATE MASKS Thank you for supporting our mandatory mask wearing indoors for the past 6 weeks. While we do still have some sickness/covid among staff, it has reduced enough to be manageable.  From now on, masks will be ‘strongly recommended’ indoors for Y4-6 but not mandatory. Our usual advice of … Read moreTerm 3 – Week 6: Principal Update

Term 3 – Week 4: Principal Update

  FRIDAY 29 JULY PRINCIPAL’s UPDATE Can you believe we’ve finished 4 weeks already? It was great seeing whānau last week, meeting with teachers and listening to their children share and celebrate learning. If you’ve not been able to meet with your child’s teacher, please get in touch and make a time to discuss their … Read moreTerm 3 – Week 4: Principal Update

Reforming Māori medium education – have your say in NZ’s review.

Kia ora e te whānau o Birkdale, This message is specifically for whānau Māori. I’ve sent it to our entire mailing list in case we don’t have up-to-date ethnicity information and iit s relevant for you and your child/ren. The message is about important work being done currently by Te Pae Roa and how you, … Read moreReforming Māori medium education – have your say in NZ’s review.

DMIC Maths holiday programme

We are excited to be hosting the DMIC maths holiday programme in our library during the first week of the school holidays.  It runs from 8:45 – 12:30 each day of the first week of the holidays.  You can still register using this link