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Whakapau kaha – to be better than before.

Welcome to our blog. We are a Year 3-4 classroom at Cornwall Park DIstrict School, and we share our learning here. We would love your helpful and encouraging comments on our posts. Thanks so much, and have a great day!

Coconut Ice & Fudge Recipes

Coconut Ice & Fudge Recipes
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Boys Choir

We will meet in Room 22 at 10.30am today. Please remind each other. Mrs Yu…

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Year 3/4, Year 5 and Year 6 Choirs

All Year 3/4, Year 5 and Year 6 Choir members are to meet in the…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Senior Ukulele Group will meet in the Music Room at 2.30pm today, straight after Assembly.…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Ukulele group tomorrow will be after Assembly, at 2.30pm in the Music Room. There is…

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Year 6 Choir

Congratulations on a magnificent effort at our first APPA rehearsal yesterday. Also, just confirming that…

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Wig Wednesday

Today, our school took part in Wig Wednesday.  We managed to raise $434.80 for 'Kiwi…

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Year 6 Gymnasts wanted – BOYS

Mr Campbell is looking for any Year 6 boys who might be interested in being…

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Year 3/4 Choir practice today

Just a reminder: Extra choir practice for Year 3/4 Choir on Wed lunchtime. Come to the Music…

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Wednesday Keyboard Lessons

Wednesday 20th June  There are the following Keyboard lessons: 2pm   Jasmine Hill R23, Aidan Hogg R8…

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Field closed from 1pm

Today we are having a sports exchange against St Kents. We are playing football on…

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Sports Exchange today

Our sports exchange is on today. If you are in one of the competitive teams…

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Year 3/4 Choir Practice

Extra choir practice for Year 3/4 choir on Wednesday lunchtime. Come to Music Room with your lunch…

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Year 6 Choir APPA rehearsal tomorrow

Year 6 choir students: Meet in the hall at 9am straight after roll call. Bring…

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Year 5/6 Sports Exchange tomorrow

Please don't forget that the sports exchange that was postponed last week is being played…

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Matariki 2018

Tēnā koutou Whānau O Maungakiekie, As dawn broke this morning, two hundred gathered inside the…

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Protecting Privacy

Dear Parents and Caregivers, I am aware that social media for many of us, is…

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Ensemble Group

There is Ensemble Group today 1.30pm in Room 22. If you are involved in Assembly…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Ukulele Group 12.30pm in the Music Room today as usual. See you all there. Mrs…

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Year 6 Choir

Year 6 Choir is on today at 10.30am in the Hall.  Bring your morning tea…

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Staff Updates for Term 3

I am extremely pleased to announce that we have been successful in securing the three…

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ICAS Writing Exam

YEAR 4-6 STUDENTS ICAS WRITING EXAM – THURSDAY 14 JUNE The Writing exam will be…

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Today’s sports exchange postponed

Unfortunately due to the wet weather we are going to have to postpone today's sports…

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Year 6 Choir

Please remember to hand your APPA forms into the Office.  Thank you to all the…

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Boys Choir

Boys Choir today 10.30am in Room 22 See you there 🙂 Mrs Yu

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ICT Group

If it is a wet lunch time, no ICT group. If not, see you at…

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House Captain Activity Groups

Morena, Could the House Captain's Activity Group meet in Room 10 at lunch time. Bring…

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Year 3/4 Choir

Year 3/4 Choir students, if you are in Link please come along at 12.30 with…

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Mrs Wynne’s Ukulele Group

Mrs Wynne's Ukulele group bring your lunch to the Music Room for 12.30 on Tuesday lunchtime for…

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Year 5 Choir

Year 5 choir please come to an extra choir practise today (Monday). Please bring your…

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Competitive Football Teams for tomorrow.

Just to confirm that the Year 6 A team will be the same the last…

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Sports Exchange tomorrow

Don't forget that tomorrow is our Year 5 and 6 sports exchange against St Kents…

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International Yoga Day

Competitive Sports Games for 12 June- Year 5/6 Tuesday Sports

We have confirmed the following competitive games for next Tuesday.  All games start at 1.30…

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Rugby Practice today

Please meet outside Room 17 at 1pm for a quick rugby practice. Make sure you…

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Ensemble group tomorrow

There is Ensemble group tomorrow.  Please remember your instruments and music. Mrs Yu

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Year 6 Choir and Senior Ukulele Group on Friday

Just a reminder for tomorrow: Year 6 Choir - 8.30am in the Hall.  See you…

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NO Keyboard or violin lessons today

Hi Everyone,   There will be no keyboard and no violin lessons today. You will…

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Boys Choir today

Boys choir is on today at 10.30 in the Hall. See you all there! New…

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ICT group Tuesday at sports bell

Could the 8 children involved in ICT group meet today at the sports bell in…

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Boys Choir meeting today

All members of the Boys Choir please meet at 10.30am in Room 22 today for…

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Mrs Wynne’s Ukulele Group

Mrs Wynne’s Ukulele Group will be held on Tuesday lunchtime at 12.30 this week as I have…

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Latou Foliga Manaia

Here is Miss Robertson supporting a couple of our boys (Cooper and Mac) who also…

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Malō soifua

This week, the school has been celebrating 'Samoan Week' with many classes learning basic greetings…

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Year 6 Choir today

Year 6 Choir in on today at 10.30am in the Hall.  Please come and eat  your…

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Year 6 Choir

Year 6 Choir this week takes place tomorrow, Wednesday, at 10.30am in the Hall.  Please…

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Boys Choir

There is Boys Choir tomorrow morning 8.30am in Room 22. See you there Mrs Yu

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Delightful Days at Camp

Pigeons gazed with black, beady eyes. Flamboyant peacocks strutted proudly. Innocent quails sniffing curiously for…

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Kapa Haka

Kia ora tatou, Advertisement for Matariki   Are you Maori? Are you attending the Dawn…

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Senior Ukulele Group

There is Senior Ukulele in the Music Room at 10.30am today. Please bring your morning…

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Matariki Dawn Ceremony Invite

Cornwall Park District School warmly invites all students, parents and our wider community to attend…

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BOT Newsletter – May 2018

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees had its monthly meeting on Tuesday evening 21 November. This note provides a brief update to parents, whānau and caregivers on both that meeting and any other key Board issues. 11月21日星期二晚上 Cornwall Park 小学举行了每月一次的董事会。这个最新简报是让所有的父母、家庭和看护人了解会议上所讨论的问题。
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Reminder Teacher Only Day/ Queen’s Birthday -School Closed

Teacher Only Day/Queen's Birthday Weekend - School Closed – Friday 1 June and Monday 4…

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CPDS Ski Team to meet Mrs Lingard today (Thursday 24 May) at Morning tea in…

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Does your room need more sports equipment?

Mr Campbell has lots of balls to give away!!. If you need some equipment for…

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Some Recent Events

CAMPS It has been a busy time at camp for our Year 5 and 6…

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Year 3 / 4 ICT Group

Kia Ora, There will be an ICT group this term for the Year 3/4 students.…

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Corban Art Centre Trip Totara Team

Kia Ora Parents / Caregivers As part of our study on the Cultural Perspectives of…

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Instrumental Music Lessons

There are the following changes today: Thursday 17th May Guitar: 11.30     Alice and Kavith R25,…

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Year 6 Choir tomorrow

Year 6 tomorrow 8.30am in the C-P-D-S Cornwall Park School Hall. Remember we have a…

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Mana – The Spirit of Polynesia Performance

Bernard Mangakahia is coming to Cornwall Park School on Wednesday 13th June 2018 @ 1:45…

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Music Club – Yrs 4-6

Come and join Music Club in the Music Room today at lunch time - bring…

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Update from the Library

Welcome back to Term 2 in the Library. Thank you so much to all the…

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Field close from 1:00pm today

Hi everyone.   We have a football exchange on the school field today. The field…

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Football exchange today Year 5 and 6

Could the football players please be changed and ready to meet on the field by…

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Ukulele Group is on Tuesday – today

Ukulele Group is on today, Tuesday lunchtime this week. (Mrs Wynne is on a course on Thursday) Please…

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Boys Choir

Boys Choir is on tomorrow morning 8.30am in Room 22. See you all there! All…

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REMINDER-PARENT/STUDENT AND TEACHER CONFERENCES EARLY FINISH TUESDAY 29th MAY 2018

Dear Parents The Parent/Student/Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday 29th May and Wednesday 30…

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Football Games tomorrow

Could Mr Campbell's Year 5 and 6 football players please remember to bring your gear…

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Ukulele Group is on Tuesday this week

Ukulele Group is on Tuesday lunchtime this week. (Mrs Wynne is on a course on Thursday) Please meet…

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Staff Leaving us at the End of the Term

I know when you employ good people their skills are going to be sought after…

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Ensemble Group

There is Ensemble Group today, 1.30pm n Room 22. If you are involved in Assembly…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Come along to ukulele group, 12.30pm in the Music Room. All Year 5 and Year…

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Some Powerful Writing

CHOCOLATE  SUPREME   A torrent of gooey goodness pierced the sweet chocolate shell An overwhelming…

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Well done to a Multi-Talented Young Lady

During the recent holidays Xin-Xin Rm 28, competed in the 2018 Tennis Auckland -Autumn Junior…

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School Discussions

www.schoolinterviews.co.nz    Tomorrow, you will be receiving a progress report for child (with the exception…

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Triathlon Certificates Year 5 and 6

If you finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd in the Year 5 and6 Triathlon (Individual Races)…

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Rock Band

Rock Band is on today 10.30am in the Music Room. See you all there :)…

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Year 6 Choir

I look forward to seeing all of the Year 6 Choir in the Hall at…

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A New Beginning

After the meeting last week, it has been decided that while the school is extremely…

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Year 6 Sapphires Netball Team

Practice today (Wednesday) after the sports bell - please be at the courts in your…

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Drum lessons on Friday

Sorry, a change of plan, Drum lessons will be on Friday as usual. NO drum…

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Boys Choir

There is Boys Choir tomorrow morning at 8.30am in Room 22. Mrs Yu

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Drum lessons on Wednesday

Drum lessons will be on Wednesday this week at your usual lesson time. Mrs Yu…

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Scholastic Lucky Book Club

Brochures advertising the latest Scholastic Lucky Book Club items have been distributed to all rooms…

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Ensemble Group

Ensemble group is on tomorrow, 1.30pm in Room 22.  Please remember to bring your instruments…

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Year 6 Choir tomorrow

There is Year 6 Choir in the Hall at 8.30am tomorrow. See you all at…

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Year 5/6 Dance Club

It's a new term which means new members are welcome to join dance club this…

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Keyboard and Guitar lessons tomorrow

Just a reminder for all Guitar and Thursday Keyboard students to bring their instruments(No keyboards…

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Flute and Recorder Lessons today

For this term there are the following changes to Flute and Recorder lessons: 9.30am   …

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Year 3/4 Dance Club

It is a new term which means new members are welcome to join dance club…

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Gymnastics begins tomorrow Years 4-6

If you would like to try out for the gymnastics team please come to the…

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Boys Choir at 8.30am tomorrow

Boys Choir is on tomorrow morning at 8.30 in Room 22. All boys Year 4-6…

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Instrumental Music Lessons

Instrumental Music Lessons start this week. All Instrumental Music lessons will be on the same…

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Reminder-‘PTA Brainstorming’ session TONIGHT

  As with all groups, occassionally they need to be reinvented in order to become…

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Y5/6 Triathlon Results

It has been a busy couple of weeks, however, finally I am in a position…

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Year 3&4 Choir

Year 3&4 Choir is on today at 12.30pm. Mrs Wynne  

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Friday Ukulele Group

There is Ukulele group today at 12.30pm in the Music Room. All Year 5&6 students…

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Receiving Important School Messages

I thought it was timely after the aftermath of the storm earlier in the week…

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Best News Ever- Fair Income Goes Up

Yesterday, we discovered that some of our eftpos transactions had been recorded incorrectly which has…

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Year 5 and 6 Soccer players, meeting today

If you would like to play soccer next term during the Tuesday sports exchanges could…

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No Thursday Ukulele Group

There is no Ukulele group today as I am on a course and not at…

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Year 6 Choir

There is Year 6 Choir tomorrow at 8.30am in the hall.  See you all there.…

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String Ensemble today

There is String Ensemble on today at 9.30am in Room 22.

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School is open

Just to let you all know the school is open today and it is business…

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Instrumental Music Lessons this Week

Wednesday 11th April   Flute and Recorder lessons.           No lessons…

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Rugby Meeting today Year 5 and 6

If you would like to play rugby for the school in the Tuesday sports exchanges…

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Netball Year 6

Could the Year 6 netball teams please meet me outside the office at the sport…

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Yet Another Successful Fair

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Well done Dance Club

Well done all who performed with the dance club at the fair. You were fantastic!…

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Silent and Live Auction Booklets

SILENT AUCTIONS This year the Silent Auction has been split into three closing times. Items 1-20…

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2018 House Captains

Today, we announced our successful house captains.  The children nominated were all of a very…

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Amazing Entertainment at Sunday’s Fair

  Since we have an amazing lineup of performers coming along to entertain us this…

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The Countdown Begins!!!

Hi Everyone Very early this morning, we have had some dedicated fathers setting up the…

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Who wants to be dunked at the fair??

Mr Campbell is looking for volunteers to get dunked at the start of the day…

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Dance Club – Final fair practice

All dance club performers, there will be a practice today on the field at 11-11:30.…

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Drum Lessons continue as usual

A message for all drum students: Your drum lessons are on today. Please remember to…

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Band Auditions

Hi Year 4-6 If you missed the auditions yesterday- there is another chance on Friday.…

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Triathlon Today

Hi everyone.   What a great day for our Triathlon. If you want to have…

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Instrumental Music Lessons

Just a reminder: Guitar Lessons and Rock Band have finished for Term 1 so no…

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Triathlon Tomorrow

Don't forget that it is the Year 5 and 6 Triathlon tomorrow. Don't forget all…

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Band Auditions today!

Vocalists = year 4-6        Instrumentalists = year 5-6 (no auditions for drums…

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Instrumental Music Lessons this week

There are the following lessons this week: Recorder and Flute Lessons as usual Guitar Lessons…

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A Huge Thank You from Viv Quan

Before ​Vivian Quan wanted to say a huge thank you to the community at CPDS…

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Easter Ice Skating

Today, children from Totara Team had a go at ice skating.  From these photos it…

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Our Teachers Need Your Help!

The staff in our school often go above and beyond what is normally expected to…

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Year 5 and 6 Triathlon Practice

If you are still not 100% sure of the layout of the triathlon course for…

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Ukulele Group

Ukulele Group meet in the music room today (Thursday) at 12.30. Please be prompt. Don’t…

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Year 3&4 Choir

Year 3&4 choir meet in the Music Room at 1 pm today (Thursday) to have an extra…

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FAIR RAFFLES & EASTER CLOSURE

Dear Parents   Don't forget to bring back your raffle ticket books - money and…

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School Donation

Thank you to those of you who have already chosen to contribute the school donation;…

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Year 6 Netball 

Year 6 Netball Any Year 6 Students that would like to play Netball and are…

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Fun Cricket is on today

See you on the field at 3:15 today.

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The Fair Is Not Far Away …

...and we need your help to promote it! We really want to promote our fair…

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No Wednesday Keyboard lessons

There will be NO keyboard lessons on Wednesday. Your lesson will be on Thursday afternoon…

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Drum lessons are on tomorrow

A message for all drum students: Drum lessons are on tomorrow so please remember to…

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Boys Choir

Boys Choir is on tomorrow 8.30am in Room 22. All boys Year 4-6 welcome to…

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Flippaball – Years 5/6 Only

Flippaball Years 5/6 If there are any Yrs 5/6 students who would like to play…

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Cricket Meeting

Could the following Cricketers meet Mr Campbell in the hall at 10:30am   Max N…

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Year 5&6 Choir, Instrumental Music Lessons

There are a few changes this week: Year 5&6 Choir will meet 8.30am on Thursday…

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Indian Dance Practice Today

Morena, Indian dance group practice today in Room 25 at lunch time. Bring your lunch.…

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Indian Dance Today

Morena, There is Indian dance group practice today in Room 25. Please bring your lunch.…

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Ensemble Group

There is Ensemble Group today.  Please come to Room 22 as soon as you have…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Senior Ukulele Group is on today 12.30pm in the Music Room. All Year 5&6 students…

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Remuera Zone Swimming Sports

On Tuesday we took a team of 26 Year 5 and 6 children to the…

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Year 3,4,5 and 6 swimming certificates

Mr Campbell will be giving certificates out at assembly tomorrow. If you came 1st, 2nd…

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Cricket Meeting

Could all Year 6 cricket players who are interested in paying a game next Tuesday…

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Cricket Blitz Cancelled today

This message is for the cricket blitz team. Unfortunately the school that we were going…

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Choirs / Orchestra

Year Five and Six Choirs: Reminder - Year 5 and 6 choirs start at 8:30…

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No Ukulele group this Thursday

There will be NO Ukulele group tomorrow. Ukulele group will continue as usual next Thursday.…

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Ukulele Group

Ukulele group will meet in the music room today at 12:40, after eating your lunch…

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Year 5/6 Book Club

"A reminder that Book Club is on today when the sports bell goes. We meet…

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All Netball Players

All Netball Players to meet Mrs Lingard in Room 12 at lunchtime to find out which…

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Junior Bi-Athlon

Dear Parents and Caregivers Just a quick reminder regarding the Junior Bi-Athlon which is being…

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PTA Meeting Minutes 8 March 2018

Please click here for the minutes of the meeting held on 8 March 2018. The…

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Indian Dance Group

Morena, Indian dance group practice in ROom 25 lunch time. Please bring your lunch. Mrs…

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Yr 5/6 zones swimming squad

Please come and collect your uniform tracksuit from the office at 12:15 today. Remind each…

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Well done to our teachers Colleen, Kelsi and Kimberly

Well done to Kelsi, Kimberly and Colleen who competed in the Panasonic People's Triathlon series…

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Agents of Change

Just a reminder for the following Year 6 students: Maneet, Leana H, Sissi, Kaya, Leianah…

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Congratulations to a past pupil-Te Kahurangi Whata

On behalf of all of us at CPDS, I would like to say how proud…

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Congratulations to a Past Pupil- Harry Butler

  Harry was part of the Selwyn College team who recently won the Harken National…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Senior Ukulele group, open to all Year 5 & 6 students, starts today at 12.30pm…

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Netball Year 6

Could these Year 6 Netball Players please meet Mrs Lingard in Room 12  at morning…

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Senior Ukulele Group

Senior Ukulele group, open to all Year 5 & 6 students, starts this Friday at…

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No Drum lessons this Friday

There will be no drum lessons on Friday as Tim Doyle will be away. You…

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CPDS Rock Band 2018

We are pleased to announce - drum roll please........ CPDS Rock Band 2018  Vocals: Ben Davison,…

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Year 5 and 6 Swimming Sports Results

It was great to see both the Year 5 and 6 children take part in…

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A Brave Staff Member is Shaving her Head for Charity

Viv Quan has been part of our staff at Cornwall Park for many years, in…

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BOT Newsletter – March 2018

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees had its monthly meeting on Tuesday evening 21 November. This note provides a brief update to parents, whānau and caregivers on both that meeting and any other key Board issues. 11月21日星期二晚上 Cornwall Park 小学举行了每月一次的董事会。这个最新简报是让所有的父母、家庭和看护人了解会议上所讨论的问题。
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Well-Being Focus in 2018

As part of our focus on well-being this year,  all classes are completing the Kia…

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Senior Ukulele Group

All Year 5&6 students who are interested in being part of the CPDS Senior Ukulele…

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Boys Choir at 8.30am on Wednesday

Boys Choir is on tomorrow morning 8.30am in Music Suite 1 All boys from Year…

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Spelling Review

As part of our cycle of review the teaching staff recently reviewed our spelling programmes.…

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Year 3/4 Swimming Sports

Next week we will be holding our Kauri and Totara team swimming sports. These swimming…

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Rock Band today

All students who auditioned for Rock Band please come to the Music Room at 10.30am…

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NEWSFLASH- New Field Attractions at the Fair

At the fair meeting last night, we heard about some cool new additions confirmed for…

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Senior dance club – year 5/6

Today is your last day to join dance club this term. If you do not…

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Fun Cricket is on today.

See you on the field at 3:15

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Swimming Lessons

Dear Year 2 Parents Please help your child/children remember their swimming gear each week. If…

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Boys Choir 8.30am tomorrow

BOYS CHOIR Calling all Year 4 to Year 6 boys Come along to  Boys Choir tomorrow…

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Be in to win- Fair Raffle out Tonight!!

Make sure you check your child(ren)'s bag tonight, as the 2018 Fair raffle tickets are…

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A thank you to our PTA and notice of their next meeting

I would like to thank our PTA, especially Katie and Shelley for putting on a…

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PTA Picnic tonight 5-7pm

The family picnic is on tonight on the school field from 5 pm so come…

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Introducing CPDS Houses

This year, CPDS have decided to reintroduce a house system where all children are grouped,…

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Year 3 and 4 Choir

Year 3&4 Choir practise is on today! See you in Room 2 at 12.30 with…

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ICAS Exam Entries for Year 4-6 Children

Bookings for this year’s ICAS exams are now open for children in Year 4-6 only.…

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Ukulele group

Good Morning Ukulele Group, there will be no practise today (Thursday). There were a few…

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New Disposition Passports

In Term 2, the school is introducing a learner disposition passport that includes our values…

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Fair Volunteers

It is great to see people starting to sign up, to volunteer their time, expertise…

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Rock Band

Rock Band Auditions continue tomorrow Thursday 1st March 10.30am in the Music Room  Could all…

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Year 6 swimming entries

Could all Year 6 swimmers please make sure that you have entered your races today…

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Year 6 Butterfly times

If you have entered the Year 6 Butterfly and haven't been timed yet please make…

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Fun Cricket is on again tomorrow

Well done on a great game of fun cricket last Wednesday. 24 runs was the…

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Cricket Blitz meeting Year 5 and 6

Could the cricketers who have confirmed that they are going to play Cricket Blitz on…

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Indian Dance (Y 4-6)

Morena tamariki, If you would like to participate in Indian dance performance for the school…

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Happy Chinese New Year – 新年快乐

Happy Chinese New Year – 新年快乐

ni hao                           …

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Year 5 Butterfly Heats

If you are in Year 5 and have not been timed for your Butterfly heat…

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NO drum lessons today

NO drum lessons today. Tim Doyle, our drum tutor is sick.  There will be a…

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Rock Band Auditions

Rock Band auditions are on today at 10.30am in the Music Room for Year 6…

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Butterfly heats today and tomorrow

Hi swimmers If you are in Year 5 or 6 and want to try out…

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No Ensemble Group tomorrow

There will be no Ensemble group on Friday 23rd February. See you all next week!…

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Year 6 Choir tomorrow

Just a friendly reminder there is Year 6 Choir at 8.30am in the Hall tomorrow…

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Netball Registrations for Interested Year 3-6 Children

Netball Registrations for interested Year 3-6 children will open Thursday 22 February on the website…

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Updating your School App Details for 2018

Now we are up and running for the year it is a good time to…

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Library Book Club

Meeting today (Thursday) at lunchtime for all Year 5s and 6s interested in joining Book…

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Year 5 & 6 Swimming Sports

It is the time again to get our Summer Sports underway; starting with the Puriri…

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Dance Club Year 5/6

Calling all year 5/6 dancers! Dance club is on today in the hall at 12:30.…

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Rock Band – Auditions

Rock Band auditions are on tomorrow at 10.30am  in the Music Room. Year 6 singers…

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No Keyboard lessons today – Wednesday 21st February

Sorry, there will be no keyboard lessons today.  I am just as disappointed as you…

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PTA Family Picnic

The PTA have organised a great evening out for families on Friday 2nd March 5-7pm. …

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Year 5 and 6 Butterfly Heats

If you would like to enter the Butterfly races for the swimming sports please meet…

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Fun Cricket is on tomorrow. Years 4-6

Hi cricketers. If you would like a fun game of cricket after school tomorrow please…

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Dance Club

Calling all year 3 and 4 dancers! Our first dance club meeting is today at…

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P.T.A School Picnic

P.T.A School Picnic

Grab a blanket, pack a picnic hamper and meet up with up with other families…

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Happy Chinese New Year Everyone!

Happy Chinese New Year everyone!

Chinese New Year Celebrations On Friday 23 February we are celebrating Chinese New Year at…

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Year 5 swimming entries

Hi   Could the Year 5 children please try to enter the races that you…

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Before school swimming training. Year 5 and 6

Next week I will be running swimming training for any Year 5 or 6 swimmers…

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After School Fun Cricket

If you are Years 4-6 and would like to play fun cricket with Mr Campbell…

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Year 3/4 choir

All students interested in joining Year 3&4 choir, please meet Mrs Wynne in Room at lunchtime…

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Fair Poster Competition

This year, the Fair Committee is running a ‘CPDS Fair Poster Competition’ for our budding…

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Year 2/3 Ukulele group

All students interested in joining Years 2 & 3 Ukulele Group, please meet Mrs Wynne…

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Mufti Day tomorrow

Tomorrow is a mufti day for the Fair so bring along an item for us…

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Cricket meeting today.

If you are in Year 5 or 6 and would like to play in a…

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Rock Band auditions

Just a reminder that Rock Band auditions for Year 6 instrumentalists are on today at…

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Orchestra and Ensemble Group on Friday

Please bring your instruments and music folders to school for orchestra tomorrow at 11.45am.  New…

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Year 3&4, Year 5 and Year 6 Choir this Friday

Come along to Choir this Friday! Have fun singing and enjoying music with your friends.…

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Swim Safe Rooms 25, 15, 20, 21

A reminder for all students in Rooms 25, 15, 20 and 21 to bring their togs,…

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Year 5 and 6 Cricket meeting tomorrow

If you are interested in playing in a Year 5 and 6 cricket team this…

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Rock Band Instrumental Auditions tomorrow

Rock Band auditions will be held at 10.30am in the Music Room tomorrow. All Year 6…

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Instrumental Music Lessons

Welcome to Term 1 Instrumental Music Lessons Lessons start this week. Notices are being sent…

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Room 10 Waterwise

Hi everyone Due to the weather forecast and health warnings Waterwise will NOT be on…

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No Swimming Today

Hi Parents/Caregivers,  Swimming for Rooms 1, 2 and 7 has been cancelled this afternoon (13th…

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Dance Club starts this week!

Attention all students year 3-6 Dance club starts this week. All welcome, particularly boys who…

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Orchestra – Choir – Rock Band – Ukulele group – String Ensemble

Good morning everyone! Exciting news - Music groups start this week Everyone is welcome so…

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2018 School Donation and Other Charges

2018 is going to be an exciting year, with new staff Shanthan Naidu, Ronelle Clarke,…

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Welcome to our New Staff

It is with much pleasure that I am able to welcome Ronelle Clarke, as the…

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Mufti Day for Fair- Friday 16th February

The Fair Committee had it's first meeting on Wednesday night and as usual there are…

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Safety Message

Please remember that jumping on and off school building structures is NOT safe. Falling onto…

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Frozen Friday starts this Friday

The PTA will again be selling $1.00 iceblocks after school on the courts each Friday…

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Bookings and Payments for Instrumental Music Lessons Close Thursday 8 February.

A reminder that if you are interested in having your Year 3-6 child learn an…

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Fair Donations

Planning for our 2018 School Fair on Sunday 8 April is well underway. Donations can…

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Swimming Sports Dates 2018

Year 5 Swimming Sports - Monday 26th Feb - 9am-3pm Year 6 Swimming Sports -…

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Yr 6 Playchampions

Hi Year 6 If you still want to be included in the play champions roster,…

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No Frozen Friday This Week

It is hoped that Frozen Friday iceblocks will be available after school on the courts…

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Flippa Ball Bookings Now Open

Bookings for Flippa Ball are now open. This activity is only available to Year 3-6 children.…

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Term 1 Instrumental Music Lessons

There are  music lessons available for the following instruments: Recorder, violin, drums and keyboard for…

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A huge thanks to our PTA

As you can see from the photo below, the children are loving the new playground…

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Yr 6 Road Patrollers

Hi year 6 Could I have the following children at the patrol shed at 9:00…

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LIBRARY MONITORS

Can all library monitors, including reserves, come to a meeting at Morning Tea today (Wednesday)…

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Summer Heat

It definitely is a hot return to school and it looks like this heat may…

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Sad News

It is with sadness that I am writing to let you know that David, the…

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Welcome Back to the 2018 School Year

I hope you have all had an enjoyable break with your children. I am sure…

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2018 Stationery Requirments

Please click HERE for full information regarding purchasing CPDS 2018 stationery requirements.

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Merry Christmas

As our school year draws to a close I would like to wish everyone a…

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Staff Announcement- New Associate Principal Appointed

I am very pleased to announce that we have appointed Mr Shanthan Naidu as our…

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Holiday Ideas for Kids

If you are looking for holiday events or ideas of things for your children to…

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Keyboard Catch Up lessons tomorrow

Keyboard Catch Up lessons on Wednesday 15th December in Music Suite 1   9am Thomas…

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Guitar Catch Up lessons tomorrow

    Guitar Catch up lessons for Wednesday 15th December in Music Suite 2 with…

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Graffiti Problem

Unfortunately, we have been the target of graffiti artists over the past month or so,…

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BOT Newsletter – November 2017

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees had its monthly meeting on Tuesday evening 21 November. This note provides a brief update to parents, whānau and caregivers on both that meeting and any other key Board issues. 11月21日星期二晚上 Cornwall Park 小学举行了每月一次的董事会。这个最新简报是让所有的父母、家庭和看护人了解会议上所讨论的问题。
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Friday Drum lessons

Friday 1st December • Drum lessons: Catch up lessons only All other drum students have…

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Thursday Guitar and Keyboard lessons

Thursday 7th December • Keyboard lessons as usual but with the following changes 1.30pm Alyssa…

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Orchestra tomorrow

Reminder for orchestra members: There is an orchestra practice in the hall tomorrow straight after…

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Flute, Recorder and Keyboard lessons today

Wednesday 6th December • Recorder and Flute: Catch up lessons 9.15am  Hui Zhou 8, Rebecca…

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Congratulations to Lisa Rolle

I would like to congratulate Lisa Rolle for recently completing the University Qualification ' Transforming…

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Does your school uniform still fit you?

ARE YOU MOVING ON TO ANOTHER SCHOOL? Please support the PTA by donating CPDS Uniform…

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No Guitar lessons today

Gunhwi is sick today so there will be NO guitar lessons. There will be lessons…

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Lantern Festival

Any year 4 or 5 students interested in decorating lanterns for the Remuera Festival meet…

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Athletic Zones

  On Tuesday, our Y5/6 athletes competed at the Remuera Athletic Zones.  Below is the…

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Orchestra on Friday

There is Orchestra this Friday 11am to 12noon. Please remember to bring your instrument and…

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Friday Instrumental Music Lessons

Friday 1st December • Guitar lessons and Rock Band with Gunhwi Kim: as usual •…

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Swimming Pool Keytags

We are pleased to once again offer swimming pool keytags for sale to our school…

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Violin lessons this week

On Thursday there are the following catch up violin lessons in Music Suite 2. All…

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Our Totara-i-Ahua Group Perform at Festival

On Saturday, our fantastic Totara-i-Ahua Kapa Haka group performed brilliantly at the Albert-Eden Cultural Festival…

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A Wonderful Powhiri

On Friday, a large contingent of staff, BOT representative and parents, along with Alicia's family…

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2018 School Organisation

I am pleased to announce the organisation for 2018.  I thought that I would be…

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No Recorder or Flute lessons tomorrow

There will be NO flute or recorder lessons tomorrow. Next Wednesday there will be a…

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PTA Meeting

Hi everyone,  Just a quick email to remind you all of the PTA meeting this…

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Zone Relay Teams Practice Today.

We have one last chance to practice our relays for the zone tomorrow. Please meet…

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Rainbows End Trip meeting

Hi Road Patrollers and Librarians please meet me at morning tea today OUTSIDE LIBRARY to…

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Parent Teacher Interviews – 29th November

Booking of interviews will be open to parents and caregivers at 3.00 on Friday 24th…

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Term 4 Student Led Conferences – Tuesday 28th November 2017

Booking of interviews will open to parents and caregivers at 3.00pm Friday 24th November. Choose…

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Term 4 Student Led Conferences – Wednesday 29th November 2017

Booking of interviews will open to parents and caregivers at 3.00pm Friday 24th November. Choose…

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Flute and Recorder lessons today

There are Flute and Recorder lessons today in Music Suite 1. Lessons are at the…

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Athletics Certificates

Just a quick note to say that I won't be giving out certificates at tomorrow's…

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Year 5 Sports Morning At Remuera Intermediate

Hi Year 5's I still have a couple of spaces left for the sports morning…

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Year 6 road Patrollers and Librarians

Hi Team Please come to the office at morning tea time today to collect a…

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High Jump – jump offs

If you haven't been able to come to the high jump jump offs please meet…

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Year 5 High Jump Trials today

If you are in Year 5 and would like to try out for the competitive…

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Cinderella & Rockerfella DVD Order

A DVD recording of our 2017 Production – Cinderella & Rockerfella is now available for…

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BOT Newsletter – October 2017

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees held its monthly meeting on Tuesday evening 24 October. This note provides a brief update to parents, whānau and caregivers on both that meeting and any other key Board issues. Cornwall Park 小学董事会于10月24日晚召开每月例会。以下是本次会议摘要,主要内容包括给家长,监护人及社区的本次董事会相关事项的最新消息更新
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Year 6 High Jump today

If you would like to try out for the Year 6 High Jump finals next…

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Wonderful Y6 Production

The last two nights have been great with the Y6 production 'Cinderella and Rockerfella' providing…

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Year 6 High Jump

Next Wednesday is the Year 5 and 6 athletics day. If you would like to…

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Gymnastics practice is not on tomorrow

Gymnastics will not be on tomorrow morning as all of the equipment has been moved…

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PTA Minutes of October 19 Meeting

Please click here to view the minutes of the 19 October PTA meeting.

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Blues and Cats Basketball Practice today.

Practice is on the courts at lunchtime today. See you at 1pm or earlier if…

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Choir – Ukulele Practice

On Tuesday lunchtime at 12.30 there will be a practice for all Mrs Wynne’s groups…

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Broken Glass

Broken Glass

Parents, please ensure that no glass drink bottles or food containers are brought to school. Broken…

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Don’t miss out on seeing our Y6 Production

This year, our Y6 children are presenting 'Cinderella and Rockerfella' next week on Tuesday and…

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Y6 APPA Festival Performance

Just as the Year 5 children round off a couple of busy weeks, our Year…

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Drum lessons are on today

Just a reminder for drum students to arrive at their lessons on time please.  …

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Keyboard lessons in the Language Lab today

There will be the following keyboard lessons in the Language Lab( In the Library) today…

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Year 5 Bike Safety lessons

Hi Parents of year 5 students On Monday and Tuesday next week Constable Jude will…

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Parking Restrictions

The school works hard to maintain positive relationships with our neighbours and we always take…

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Y5 Kids For Kids Concert

What a busy time our Year 5 children have had over the past two weeks. …

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Cornwall Park District School – Annual Review of Charter

Cornwall Park District School Annual Review of Charter, we welcome you to participate in giving us feedback on what ‘this looks like to you’ so we can build goals that meet your needs. Please find the feedback form at the bottom of this post.
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Year 3 – 6 Googlers

Hi all - Room 20 after the lunch eating bell for the google group.  If…

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Gymnastics Practice still on Thursdays

Hi Gymnasts. Just to confirm that gymnastics will stay on Thursday mornings for the rest…

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Year 5 Choir Kids for Kids Rehearsal

Tuesday 7th November: 8.15am Students are to meet in the Music Room, dressed smartly in…

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Year 6 Choir APPA Rehearsal in the Town Hall tomorrow

Details for the Year 6 Choir APPA rehearsal in the Town Hall tomorrow, Tuesday 7th…

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Blues and Cats Basketball Practice today

Meet on the courts at lunchtime for practice. And then meet at St Kents at…

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CPDS Disco Tonight

Please note: this event is only for current pupils of CPDS. At the conclusion of…

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Kids Marathon

On Sunday, we had a number of children taking part in the Heart Foundation 5Km…

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Year 5 Dance Extravaganza

The Year 5 group put on an amazing 'Trip down Memory Lane' for us on…

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Writing Workshops

Last week, eight Year 6 students took part in a series of creative writing workshops…

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Year 6 Production Tickets Available

Tickets for the Year 6 production of Cinderella & Rockerfella are now available for purchase.…

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Remuera Intermediate School – Orientation Evening

ORIENTATION EVENING The Principal, Board of Trustees, staff and students would like to extend a…

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3 – 6 Google Group

Hi Googlers   Bring your chromebook and headphones to Room 20 after the lunch eating…

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IMPORTANT HEALTH ALERT

Dear Parents and Caregivers We are very concerned with the growing number of children being…

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Staff Farewells Approaching at the End of the Year

As we approach the end of the year we are busy organising our staffing for…

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Aces Basketball Practice today at 1pm

See you on the courts for practice today. 1:00-1:30pm

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Indian dance costume

Morena tamariki, This message is for the Junior Indian dance group students who haven't returned…

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School Library

Our School Library is here for you and your whole family. If you ever have…

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Scholastic Lucky Book Club

A reminder that Lucky Book Club orders close Tuesday 31 October at 5pm. Online orders…

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School Library

Our School Library is here for you and your whole family. If you ever have…

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Scholastic Lucky Book Club

A reminder that Lucky Book Club orders close tomorrow (Tuesday 31 October) at 5pm. Online…

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Blues and Cats Basketball practice today

Please meet on the courts at 1pm today. Aces, don't forget that your practice day…

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Year 5 Choir

Year 5 Choir practice today, meet outside the Music Room with your lunch. Mrs Yu

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Diwali Celebration

What a wonderful day we have all had today.  It is great to see the…

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Donations for School Fair 2018 – 4th November First Drop Off Day

We are underway for Fair 2018 We are going to have two days for dropping…

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Y0-4 Cross Country Results

Even though we had a couple of showers yesterday, we are pleased we were able…

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Another Welcome

I would like to welcome Vicki Hartstonge back onto our staff in a new capacity.  Vicki…

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Term 4 Reports

Just a reminder that children will be bringing home their Term 4 report tonight.  This…

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Senior and Junior Indian dance group

Namaste tamariki, All Junior and Senior Indian dance group members please meet Mrs Ramdas at…

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Carpark, Crossing and Grounds Reminder

Hi all Just a bit of housekeeping regarding some very important areas of our school.…

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ICAS Results- Mathematics and English

We had a number of children sit the Maths and English ICAS (International Competitions and…

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Year 6 Choir

There is Year 6 Choir practice tomorrow morning 8.30am to 9am. See you all there.…

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Rock Band

Rock Band is on today in the Music Room at 10.30am. Mrs Yu

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NO Orchestra this Friday

There will be NO orchestra tomorrow.  Please continue to work on Albatross. Happy Diwali celebrations!…

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Guitar and Drum lessons this Friday

Guitar and Drum lessons continue as usual tomorrow. All guitar lessons will take place in…

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CPDS Diwali Celebrations

CPDS Diwali Celebrations

We will be celebrating Diwali on Friday 27th October, 9am-3pm. Everyone is welcome. It is…

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Violin Lessons this week

All violin lessons will take place on Thursday in Music Suite 2. The following lessons…

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Year 3 – 6 Google Group

Google group in Room 20 after the lunch eating bell - we will continue our…

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School Disco

School Disco

Time to get those dancing shoes on for the Stars in Space Disco, Friday 3rd…

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Dental Van Term 4 Visit

The Mobile Dental Van will be visiting our School this term to examine children who…

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Gymnastics now on Thursday mornings

Hi Gymnastics We have had to change our gymnastics day this term from Wednesday before…

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Year 6 Choir: APPA rehearsal at St Michael’s Primary tomorrow

Details for the Year 6 Choir APPA rehearsal tomorrow: 9.10am   Please meet Mrs Yu by the…

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Scholastic Lucky Book Club

Brochures have been made available to classes for distribution today. This will be the final…

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Year 5/6 Dance Club

On today in room 21, come down as soon as the first lunch bell goes.

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Basketball Players wanted

We require some extra basketball players for our Year 5 and 6 teams. The games…

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Camp Survey

Traditionally students in Years 5 and 6 have had the opportunity annually to attend a…

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Term 4 is Underway

Welcome back everyone! With the first week nearly completed there is no doubt that this…

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Year 6 Choir at 8.30am

Just a reminder that there is Year 6 Choir tomorrow morning at 8.30am. See you…

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Year 3 – 6 Google Group

Year 3 - 6 Google Group meets in Room 20 today.  After the lunch eating…

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ICAS Mathematics

All Years 4,5,6 that sat ICAS Mathematics please meet Mrs Irvine today after interval outside…

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School Library Feedback

We would like to get feedback on our Library from all parents in the CPDS school community.…

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PTA Meeting Thursday 19 October

A quick reminder to you all of the PTA meeting this Thursday, 19 October at 7.15pm in the…

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Frozen Fridays Are Back!

With the warmer weather starting (hopefully), the PTA will be selling iceblocks outside Room 30…

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PTA September Meeting Minutes

Please click here to read the PTA minutes of the meeting held in September.

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Junior Indian Dance group Practice in Room 25 today.

Morena tamariki, Junior Indian Dance group practice today in Room 25. Please bring your lunch.…

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Basketball and Gymnastics

Just a quick reminder about practice days for basketball and gymnastics. The Blues and Cats…

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Basketball Meeting today

Could everyone playing basketball this term please meet Mr Campbell in the hall at 1pm.…

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Instrumental Music Lesson Bookings Close Tomorrow

A message to parents of Term 3 instrumental music pupils. Thank you to the parents…

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BOT Newsletter – September 2017

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees had its monthly meeting Tuesday evening 27th…

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Basketball Meeting

Could ALL players who are playing basketball next term for the school please meet Mr…

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Girls Basketball

Girls Basketball Team Members for Term 4 practice on the courts at 1.00pm with Jan.

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Friday Music Groups

There will be NO Orchestra, Ensemble group or Rock Band practices today.   Mrs Yu

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Fun Soccer today

Hi again.   Fun Soccer is on today for the last time this term. The…

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Year 5/6 Dance club

Hello Dancers Dance club will be on today in the FIRST half of lunch down…

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Vacancies In Year 6 Mini Polo Team

We are requiring two additional Year 6 children in order to make up a second…

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Instrumental Music Lessons

For Friday 29th September NO LESSONS FOR students learning Clarinet, Guitar with Liz or Guitar with…

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Morning Tea

Morning tea today will be at 10.20am until 10.40am in order for the Performing Art…

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ICAS English

Could all students who sat the ICAS English paper please come to the office after…

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Friday Fun Soccer Tomorrow

Tomorrow will be the last Friday Fun Soccer for the term. 3:15-4:30 for Year 4-6…

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Sausage Sizzle Friday 29 September

This Friday (29th Sep) the lunchroom will be closed as the PTA is running their end…

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Google Groups Year 3 – 6

Hi Googlers Come along today to finish off any projects you have been working on…

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Performing Arts Cup Finalists

Could all finalists for the Performing Arts Cup please come to the hall at 12.30pm…

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Closing Soon: Flippaball and Basketball Term 4 Registrations

Registrations and payment for Term 4 Flippaball and Basketball must be received by 3.30pm Wednesday,…

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Helpers Required for End of Term Sausage Sizzle

End of term is upon us again, which means we need some handy helpers for…

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Performing Arts – Instrumental Finalists

Selwin, Jifei, Imogen and Cilla please meet Mrs Yu outside the Office at 12.30pm for…

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Getting the Important Notices

As with any new system we find the issues once people start to use it,…

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Fun Soccer Cancelled today

Hi Year 5 and 6 soccer players. Unfortunately I have had to cancel fun soccer…

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Guitar lessons with Gunhwi on Friday

There are catch up lessons for the following students this Friday. All other guitar students…

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Zone Cross Country Success

Zone Cross Country Success

Congratulations to our school cross country team who ran very well in extremely muddy conditions…

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Term 4 Flippaball & Mini Polo

Invitations to book into Term 4 Flippaball via the website Enrolmy have been sent to…

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Term 4 Basketball

Invitations to book into Term 4 Basketball via Enrolmy have been sent to parents of…

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Term 4 Instrumental Music Lessons

Enrolments for Term 4 Instrumental Music Lessons are now open for all Year 3-6 students…

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Gingerbread horses

Remember to bring your $2:00 tomorrow, to buy a Gingerbread horse for lunch. Mrs Wood

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Year 3/4 Google Group

Hi Google Group, we are meeting in Room 20 after the lunch eating bell today.…

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Mathex 2017

On Thursday 14 September, we had a number of our students represent CPDS at the…

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Personalised Artwork Calendars, Cards, Diaries, Mouse Mats & Note Pads

PTA FUNDRAISER Due Date: 22 September Thank you to all families who have placed their…

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Horsing Around On Thursday!

Horsing around on Thursday!

On Thursday 21st September we have some VERY special local visitors coming to our school…

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BOT Newsletter – August 2017

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees had its monthly meeting Tuesday evening 29th…

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Health Alert- Mumps

  Auckland is experiencing an unprecedented mumps outbreak. There have been over 370 cases with…

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Success At The Gymnastics Competition On Friday

Success at the Gymnastics Competition on Friday

Congratulations to our Year 5 Girl's team consiting of Daniella Van D, Lara T, Mikaela R,…

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Y5/6 Indian Dance Practise

Namaste Tamariki, Y5/6 Indian dance Group is in ROom 25 at lunch time. Please bring…

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Our ‘Te Reo’ Strategy

Ngā mihi o te ahiahi Monday 11- Sunday 17 September, marks the official 'Te Reo'…

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Year 5/6 Dance Club

Hello dancers. Dance club will be on today in room 21 after the sports bell.…

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Year 6 Performing Arts Auditions- Vocal

Vocal - Friday - Hall Performances in 1st and 2nd categories will be allowed -…

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Gymnastics Team meeting at 11:30am

Could the gymnasts going to the Champion of Champions Competition please meet outside the staffroom…

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Years 3 And 4 Cross Country

Years 3 and 4 Cross Country

Dear Parents/Caregivers, It is finally time for our much awaited our Years 3 and 4 Cross…

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Years 0-2 Cross Country

Years 0-2 Cross Country

Dear Parents/Caregivers, It is finally time for our much awaited our Years 0-2 Cross Country…

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Year 6 Performing Arts Auditions

Vocal - Friday - Hall Performances in 1st and 2nd categories will be allowed -…

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Friday Fun Soccer on tomorrow

Friday Fun Soccer is still on tomorrow. This is for Year 5 and 6 players…

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Classroom Music Update

Dear Parents and Caregivers As you are aware we appointed Francine Werry to take over…

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Second Hand Uniform Sale

Second Hand Uniform Sale

The next secondhand uniform Wednesday 27th September 8.15am to 9.00am, in the staffroom.

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Year 6 Performing Arts Auditions

Dance - Wednesday - Hall Vocal - Friday - Hall Performances in 1st and 2nd…

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Junior Dance Group – Years 3 and 4

NO junior dance group today, Miss Williams will be helping with the auditions for the…

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Year 5/6 Google Group

Hi Googlers Google group is on in Room 20 after the lunch eating bell.  Please…

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Performing Arts Cup – Dance Auditions

Dance auditions will be held in the Discovery Centre today at 12.30pm.

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Calendar Art

Personalised Artwork Calendars, Diaries, Mouse Pads, & Note Pads -  PTA Fundraiser Your children have…

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A Delightful Afternoon At The Proms

A Delightful Afternoon at the Proms

               What an amazing show!  This Prom was held last…

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Year 6 Performing Arts Auditions

Instruments - Tuesday (more information to follow) - Music Room Dance - Wednesday - Hall…

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Junior Indian Dance Group Practice Today

Morena Tamariki, Junior Indian Dance Group is on today at lunchtime. Please bring your lunch.…

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Mathex -Year 5/6

Year 5 and 6 mathex quiz teams practice today at 12:30 in room 28. Thanks

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Performing Arts Cup Auditions Instrumental

All students entered into the Performing Arts Cup Instrumental Category please meet at 12.30pm in…

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Year 6 Performing Arts Auditions

Drama - Monday - Music Room Instruments - Monday/Tuesday (more information to follow) - Music…

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Y5/6 Indian Dance Group Practice today

Morena tamariki, Y5/6 Indian dance Group is on today in Room 25 at lunchtime. Please…

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Worn With Pasifika Pride

Worn with Pasifika Pride

                             …

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Staff Update for Term 4

As we approach the end of the term, I have an upcoming staff change to…

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2018 Local Writers’ Festival

Yesterday, we had a group of Y6 budding writers (Tony C, Julian L, Henry W,…

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Violin, Recorder and Flute lessons

Violin: NO  lessons today Recorder and Flute: No lessons today

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Year 6 Performing Arts Auditions

Drama - Monday - Music Room Instruments - Monday/Tuesday (more information to follow) - Music…

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Violin, Recorder, Flute and Keyboard lessons this week

Violin: NO  lessons on Thursday or Friday Keyboard: NO lessons Thursday afternoon at 2.30pm or…

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Mālō E Lelei

Mālō e lelei

Mālō e lelei It was great to see Vaitomeilangi and Wilson F,  in their Tongan…

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Ensemble Group and Year 6 Production Instrumental Group

Please bring your instruments and music to school on Friday. Mrs Yu  

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Keyboard and Violin lessons this week

There are no violin lessons this week. There will be no keyboard lessons today and…

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2017 Auckland Marathon

The Kids Marathon can be an 8 week, 10 week or 12 week training programme…

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Zones Runners

Hi team, If you are a Year 5 or 6 student who is going to…

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Health Alert- For Pregnant Mothers

Dear Parents and Caregivers The school currently has a case of slapped cheek, so we…

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Details for the Year 6 Choir APPA rehearsal tomorrow

8.45am Meet Mrs Yu by the Hall 9.am      Leave CPDS by bus. All students are…

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Junior Indian Dance Group

Morena Tamariki, Junior Indian dance group is on today at lunch time. Please bring your…

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Y5/6 Indian Dance Group

Morena Tamariki, Y 5/ 6 Indian Dance Group practice in Room 25 at lunch time.…

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2017 HELEN AND JOHN EDWARDS PERFORMING ARTS CUP

Performing Arts Competition for our Year 6 children. Please fill in the form on this page by Tuesday 5th September.  If you have any further questions please contact the school office.
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Speech Competitions

Last week we ran our Y6 speech competition.  The finalists had a range of topics…

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EPro8 Competition

We had two teams (Year 6-Coen, Oscar, Nathan and Connor) and  (Year 5- Gracie, Maia, Joe…

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Another CPDS Star

Keira G in Year 4 has been a great representative for our school at the North…

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Year 5 and 6 Cross Country

Year 5                          …

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Violin and Keyboard Lessons

Violin lessons: there are no lessons for this week and next week. Keyboard lessons: There are…

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Year 6 Choir/Year 5 Choir/Rock Band/Orchestra

As the hall is not available this Friday Year 6 Choir and Year 5 Choir…

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CPDS Afternoon at the Proms

Dear CPDS Parents and Caregivers   On Saturday 9th September the CPDS Orchestra will be…

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Keeping Ourselves Safe Information Meeting

Reminder the Keeping Ourselves Safe Information Meeting begins at 6.00pm tonight in the Staffroom Mrs Wood…

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Adult Kapa Haka & Te Reo Classes

Dear Parents/ Caregivers   Two adult education classes are being offered in September. Beginners Kapa…

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Blues Award Update

Due to the small number of 'Blues' recipients mid year, we have decided to include…

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Boys Choir Year 4 to Year 6

Boys Choir is on at 8.30am on Wednesday in Music Suite 1, beside the hall.…

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Yr 3-6 Running Club

If you intend to run in the Kids Auckland Marathon it would be beneficial to…

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Yr 5/6 Google Group

Hi Yr 5/6 Googlers Meeting tomorrow (Wednesday) after lunch eating bell, in Room 20. Please…

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Year 3-6 Netball Uniforms

All netball uniforms need to be returned now please. Remember they don't need to be…

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Yr 0-6 Flag Day Cups

If you or someone in your family received a cup at Flag Day last year…

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Year 4-6 Chess

Don't forget to come to room 15 for chess today.   Check mate!!!! Mrs Morrow

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Totara Team Technology Challenge

28 August 2017 Dear Parents/Caregivers On Friday 1st September 2017, Totara Team have been given…

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Year 5 and 6 Dance Club

Senior dance club is held on Tuesday lunchtime in the hall. Bring your lunch down…

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Y5/6 Mathex practice

Could the following children who have been trialling for Mathex, please bring their lunch, and…

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New Pasifika Group – Starting 30th August

We are beginning a Pasifika group next week (30 August), lead by Kim Jones, our…

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Y5/6 Indian Dance

Morena, Y5/6 Indian Dance group practise in Room 25 at lunch time. Bring your lunch. …

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An Outstanding Result for Daffodil Day

Thank you to all the children who took part in our Daffodil Day campaign today…

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Keeping Ourselves Safe

Dear Parents Throughout the next few weeks we will be taking part in “Keeping Ourselves…

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Year 5 And Year 6 Cross Country

Year 5 and Year 6 Cross Country

Dear Parents/Caregivers, It is finally time for our much awaited our Year 5 and 6…

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Mufti Day tomorrow

Hi Remember it is mufti day tomorrow. Bring a gold coin to donate to the…

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Yr 5 / 6 Technology Challenge

Final trial session for our Year 5 and 6 Technology teams THURSDAY lunchtime. Please come…

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Cultural Concert

It was an extremely busy week last week with the Y4 Choir performing at the…

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Sister School Visit

Last week we had students from our sister school Siyanqi Primary in Ningbo join us.  It…

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Community Meeting

Dear Parents/Caregivers The Board of Trustees and school management invite the school community to a…

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Junior Indian Dance Group

Morena, Junior Indian Dance group practice in Room 25 at lunch time. Please bring your…

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Year 5 & 6 Dance Club

Dance club is on today at lunch. Bring your lunch to the hall, newcomers welcome!

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CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter – 1st August 2017

The Cornwall Park District School Board of Trustees had its monthly meeting on Tuesday evening…

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Yr 5/6 Indian Dance

Y5/6 Indian dance group please meet in Room 25 at lunch time. Bring your lunch.…

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Exciting App News

Exciting App News

We have some very exciting news.  The time has finally come for us to launch…

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Payment options for Mrs Wishy Washy Trip

Dear Parents/Caregivers of children in Rimu team If you would like to pay the $22…

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Y5/6 Winter Field Day

Thank goodness the weather behaved this year allowing some of our Y5/6 children to participate…

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Maths Competition – Siyanqi v CPDS

We have been enjoying a very busy week with our students who have been visiting…

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Keyboard lesson

There will be no keyboard lessons this week. All other instrumental music lessons will continue…

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Yr 5 and 6

Debating Club on today at lunchtime in Room 28.  Come with your lunch at 12:30.

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Replacement of Decile Ratings

At the beginning of the month the government announced that our current decile rating system…

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Orchestra and Ensemble group

A reminder for all orchestra and ensemble groups to bring their instruments and music to…

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Year 5 and 6s

 Debating Club on Thursday (Tomorrow) lunchtime in Room 28.  Come with your  lunch at 12:30.…

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Gymnastics Zone Competition

  On Thursday our Year 3,4,5 and 6 Gymnastics teams competed at the Remuera Zone…

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Y4 Choir Performance at the Town Hall

Last night Alicia Whata, Kiri Waghorn and I were lucky enough to attend the 'Kids…

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Junior Indian dance

Junior Indian Dance practise today in Room 25 at lunch time. Please bring your lunch.…

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Rock Band

Rock Band Practice today in the hall 12noon to 1pm.

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ICAS Science Results

We had a number of children sit the Science ICAS (International Competitions and Assessment for…

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Boys Choir

As many of you had other commitments yesterday, could you please come to the hall…

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Year 4 Choir

Year 4 choir practise and Joshita. 11-11.30 on Today. Please meet in the hall. See…

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Yr 4-6 ICAS MATHS

All students sitting ICAS Mathematics please go to the following rooms after the lunch eating…

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Boys Choir

Boys Choir meet at 10.30am in the hall today please Mrs Yu

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Orchestra and String Ensemble

Orchestra members remember to bring your instruments and music for orchestra tomorrow. String ensemble there…

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Year 5/6 Indian Dance

Indian dance practice for Year 5/6 students is on today at 12.30pm. Please bring your…

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Year 5 students

Could any Year 5 students interested in taking part in this years Technology challenge competition,…

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Year 5 Dance Performance

Dear Parents and Caregivers You and your family are cordially invited to attend the Year…

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Remuera Zone Winter Field Day – 15th August 2017

Dear Parents/Caregivers, On Tuesday 15th August 2017, selected Year 5 and 6 children will be…

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CPDS Performing Arts Dates

Term Three Week 4:  Monday 14th August Kids Sing Competition – Year 4 Choir Competition…

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Kapa Haka Performance

Kapa Haka Performance

Our lovely Kapa Haka group performed for the school and families last Thursday and we…

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Congratulations

It is time to celebrate the amazing achievements of two of our students. In the…

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Welcome to our new school notice board

This is where all notices can be read EACH day 🙂

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PTA Meeting Thursday 7.30pm

Just a quick email to remind you all of the PTA meeting this Thursday, 10 August at 7.30pm in the staffroom.
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Scholastic Book Orders

Brochures come home today. Online orders close Friday 11 August.  

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Another Two Entries

Take a look at our next two entries from Cupcakes on the Way and Blue…

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Welcome Nicky

I would like to extend a warm welcome to Nicky Boswell who started as our…

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Term 3 Student Led Conferences

Booking of interviews will be open to parents and caregivers at 3.00pm today, Monday 31st…

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Newsletter – Principals update

Welcome back to Term 3. I hope you and your children managed to have a great break even though the weather wasn't brilliant for the two weeks.
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Preparing students for the 21st Century

This short 4 1/2 min video provides a small insight into why at CPDS we…

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Fixed V Growth Mindset

Some people believe that your intellect is set while other believe intellect can grow.  Watch…

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The Year 2 Production. A Huge Success!

The Year 2 Production. A huge success!

What beautiful singing Year 2!

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Year 2 Concert – Back Stage Preparation
Japanese Dance Rehersal
Japanese Artwork

Japanese Artwork

We have been working super hard to create some Japanese inspired artwork which is on…

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Supporting Guide Dogs
Construction And Stories

Construction and Stories

What a fantastic castle!

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Year 2 Production Celebrating Different Cultures

Year 2 Production Celebrating Different Cultures

Room 5 performed a Haka which was a tribute to the people in the Christchurch…

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Different Ways To Make 5!

Different ways to make 5!

Room 2 have been learning about the different ways to make 5. How many different…

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We Are Curious Learners

We are curious learners

Room 1 are learning how to use describing words in our writing to make it more interesting.
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Our Mother’s Are Important

Our Mother’s are Important

We painted and collaged a basket of flowers and wrote a poem to our mum's.

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Weaving and Haka song!!!!!!!

While doing our weaving Room 5 children burst into chorus with their Haka song!!!!!!!

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Wig Wednesday

Wig Wednesday

Here are the Room 5 children who participated in Wig Wednesday.

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Riglets Session Provided For Us By Snow Planet

Riglets Session provided for us by Snow Planet

A fun learning session with instructors from Snow Planet who provided all the equipment and…

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Matariki Celebrations

Matariki Celebrations

Last Friday our whole school had Matariki celebrations. We started bright and early with a…

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Ambury Farm Trip

Ambury Farm Trip

Last Tuesday we visited Ambury Farm with Room 2. We were able to see Fly…

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Pet Rocks

Pet Rocks

Look at the pet rocks we created!

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Learn about Verbs

Confused about what a verb is? Watch the YouTube video staring year 2 teachers demonstrating…

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Samoan Language Week!

Samoan Language Week!

Talofa lava aiga! In Week 5 it was Samoan Language week. In Room 8 we…

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Introducing Persuasive Writing

Introducing Persuasive Writing

Today we started looking at persuasion We were given a statement and then we had…

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CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter – 12 June 2017

CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter - 12 June 2017
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Beautiful Soldier

Earlier this term in Room 10, we were exploring ANZAC DAY and the significance of…

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Our Bug Is A…

Our Bug is a…

The Leopard reading group investigated the "bug" that we found in our classroom. With help…

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The Lighthouse

They watched in horror as another wave directly hit the lighthouse with all it's might.…

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More Environmental Art From Our Class
PMP

PMP

PMP is a school based programme. Through movement and motor experiences, your child's perceptions and…

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Talofa Lava!

Talofa Lava!

Samoan Language week Room 1 learnt some new samoan language such as... Talofa! : Hello!…

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Spelling

Spelling

Room 17 are our buddy class and they come into our class every Friday morning…

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School Uniform

This week we saw a drastic drop in temperature with the recent cold snap. Please…

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Te Reo With Whaea Chloe And Whaea Kim

Te Reo with Whaea Chloe and Whaea Kim

Room 2 have been learning Te Reo with Whaea Kim and Whaea Chloe. This week…

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Statistics

Statistics

A Pictograph to show our favourite toys Room 2 have been learning how to make…

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The Little Red Hen

The Little Red Hen

The show was an absolute success! All of the students worked very hard to showcase…

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Can You Help Us?

Can you help us?

Today we found this unusual bug in class. We were all intrigued and some of…

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CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter – 17 May 2017

CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter - 17 May 2017
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Statistics

Statistics

Today we were learning how to sort objects into groups. We were all given different…

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Reading To Each Other

Reading to Each Other

When we are finished our writing, we get into groups of five. We take turns…

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Maths

Maths

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Term 2

Term 2

Welcome back! We had a great start to term two with a few new updates!

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Characteristics Of The ANZAC Soldiers

Characteristics of the ANZAC soldiers

In our class we have been talking about the soldiers that went to fight in…

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Haka To Learn
Singapore

Singapore

Singapura was it's original name which means Lion City. Tristan's mother came to talk to…

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Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

What a fun day we had today! Mrs Bell thought it would be nice to…

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Farmyard Construction

Farmyard construction

Look at what these Room 7 boys built on the last day of term 1....

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ANZAC Biscuits

ANZAC Biscuits

Today we read about how ANZAC biscuits came to be ANZAC biscuits. We then used…

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Pacifica Experience – Log Drums

Pacifica Experience – Log Drums

Beating on the log drums made such an amazing noise. We all got to have a turn.

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Road Safety

Road Safety

Constable Jude came to our class and taught us about how we can be safe…

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Car Safety

Car Safety

We learnt about: sitting in a booster seat till you are seven years old wearing…

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Wacky Wednesday

Wacky Wednesday

This was inspired by the book written by Dr Seuss. Room 5 children learnt to…

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Honey Biscuits

Honey Biscuits

On Monday we made delicious Honey Biscuits. We read the book 'Honey Biscuits' by Meredith…

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We Made A Beautiful Enormous Heart

We made a beautiful enormous heart

We made a beautiful enormous heart for our Big Aroha waiata.

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Problem Solving And Teamwork

Problem Solving and Teamwork

Working together is so important in our classroom. It helps us to learn from each…

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Big Aroha On The Field. Wow, Doesn’t It Look Good. Can You Spot Room 19?
Addition And Subtraction To Adjectives And Nouns

Addition and subtraction to adjectives and nouns

Room 1 have been learning about addition and subtraction. We're using the tens frames to…

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Some Examples Of Our Environmental Art.
Swimming Sports On Monday

Swimming Sports on Monday

Swimming Sports on Monday. Well done Micah for coming second and third in the finals…

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Blending Our Colours For A Sunset

Blending our colours for a sunset

Blending our colours for a sunset. Check out our finished cityscapes in Room 19.

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Show Not Tell

In Room 8 we have been looking at how we can 'show not tell' in…

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Big Aroha

Big Aroha

Today we were super excited to have Ms Werry in Room 3 to teach us…

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Biathlon Training

Biathlon Training

We're training hard for the Biathlon!

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CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter – 16 March 2017

CPDS Board of Trustees Newsletter - 16 March 2017
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Discovery

Discovery

Kowhai team have Discovery every Wednesday. Each class have 4-5 exciting activities based around an…

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What Does Maths Look Like In Room 1?

What does Maths look like in Room 1?

Kritya know's that if she had five dinosaur eggs and one egg got eaten. There…

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Ripper Rugby!

Ripper Rugby!

Room 2 had a go at Ripper Rugby! They all had a great time learning some new skills of dodging and how to run out of the way!
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Update

Hi parents, What an exciting month in Room 19, I can’t believe we are half…

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Mandarin Lesson

Mandarin Lesson

We had our first Mandarin lesson with Mrs Rolle. We discussed what we knew about…

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Special Visitor

Special Visitor

We were lucky to have Coco the Bird come visit us!

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Another Awesome Discovery Time!

Another awesome discovery time!

This week in the Kowhai Team we were able to learn more about communication, bees,…

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Creative Maths

Creative Maths

In Room 3 we have been learning different ways to make 5. We had so…

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Our Waka Of Learning
Discovery Time

Discovery Time

On Wednesday afternoon the Kowhai team all got together and had discovery time. Here we…

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Word Of The Day

Word Of The Day

Room 2 were practising writing the word of the day today. How many times can…

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Maths Time

Maths Time

Room 2 have been practising writing their numbers to 10 today. Do you practise your…

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How Many Words Can You Write

How many words can you write

Room 2 were seeing how many words they could write in 10 minutes today! How…

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C For Cat

C for Cat

Room 2 has been learning that the letter C is for Cat! How many other…

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Letter Of The Day!

Letter of the day!

Today's letter is....... Ww

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Room 3 Writing Gallery

Room 3 Writing Gallery

We were learning about patterns and how they repeat themselves, so we made our own…

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Becoming Connected Learners

Becoming Connected Learners

Our poem this week was called "People are Different" and we talked about how we…

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Welcome To Room 3 For 2017!

Welcome to Room 3 for 2017!

Nau mai, haere mai, and welcome to Room 3! We are a Year One class…

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