Announcement : 

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

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.

Birkdale Primary School Newsletter – 27th May 2022

  FRIDAY 27th MAY PRINCIPAL UPDATE Thank you to all whānau who attended our learner hui this week. Working together helps your children get the best educational experiences possible. Keeping this in mind, the poster on the right gives more information about our upcoming local curriculum whānau hui in two weeks time. There will be … Read moreBirkdale Primary School Newsletter – 27th May 2022

T2 | W4 – Whānau hui: local curriculum, contruction @ school, whanaungatanga, Samoan language week, stay connected, Puni reo poitarawhiti

  FRIDAY 27th MAY PRINCIPAL UPDATE Thank you to all whānau who attended our learner hui this week. Working together helps your children get the best educational experiences possible. Keeping this in mind, the poster on the right gives more information about our upcoming local curriculum whānau hui in two weeks time. There will be … Read moreT2 | W4 – Whānau hui: local curriculum, contruction @ school, whanaungatanga, Samoan language week, stay connected, Puni reo poitarawhiti