Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School



Talofa to Term 3



Term 3 is shaping up to be a very busy 10 weeks for Room 21 students.

A reminder that we have our Parent/ Student/ Teacher Mid Year Conferences in Week 3 (Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th August), where you wil see how well your child's progress statement and their learning goals will be discussed. 

Ensure that you have made a booking through School Interviews www.schoolinterviews.co.nz


Key Dates for Term 3

  • Week 1- Technicraft new sessions - Rm 18,20,21 (am) Rm 17,19 (pm)/Science Fair Electives

  • Week 2 - ICAS English//Science Fair Electives

  • Week 3 -Spelling Bee Begins/Mid Year Conferences

  • Week 4 - ICAS Maths/Waimaths

  • Week 5 -  Classroom speech finals/ Full School Assembly / Whole School Cross  Country/Science Fair/Ham-West Sports Exchange

  • Week 6 - Syndicate Speech Finals

  • Week 7 - Spelling Bee Testing/Regional Speech Finals

  • Week 10 - Full School Assembly and end of Term 3 (Friday 28th September)


Sports Camp Team 2018 at Totara Springs, Matamata in Term 2.

Rm 21 students working on a lawnmower engine.

Special guests at Term 2 Full School Assembly - Chiefs (L to R) Shaun Stevenson, Luke Jacobson, Tony Pulu & Karl Tu'inukuafe (current All Black prop)

Art skills rotation during Tech Arts every Thursday.

Playing a new game called Spikeball outside Room 21.

Strategy thinking playing with the large Draughts (checkers) set.