Titahi Bay School

What are KURA Kids?

At Titahi Bay School we promote and focus upon these values . . .kura-portrait

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Click here to listen to our Kura Kids Song - It's Awesome!

Download the lyrics here.  

 

A ‘K.U.R.A’ kid is…

Resilient

Compassionate

Helpful

Empathetic

Positive

Supportive

Independent

Friendly

Confident

Respectful

Inspired to achieve: try their best

Has mana

Proud to be a KURA kid

Humour

Healthy (mind and body)

Polite

Honest

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‘K.U.R.A’  AROUND  OUR  SCHOOL 

How does a KURA Kid behave in different parts of the our school?

Library

  • Handle resources carefully
  • Keep shoes tidy
  • Choose appropriate books

Toilets

  • Wash hands and flush toilet
  • Allow privacy for others
  • Keep clean and tidy

Office

  • Wait patiently for your turn
  • Use names and speak clearly
  • Move efficiently between class and the office

Eating

  • Sit down to eat
  • Put rubbish in the appropriate bins
  • Put lunch boxes back in the correct place

Staffroom

  • Understand teacher ‘down time’
  • Use a quiet voice and walk
  • Only come into the staffroom after seeing the Duty Teacher or a Buddy Patrol

Lunch Order Room

  • Line up nicely
  • Use manners
  • Order lunch at the appropriate time – before the bell goes

Walkways / Corridors

  • Always walk
  • Keep walkways tidy
  • Be mindful of other classes working

Playground, Field, Courts

  • Help others who are hurt or sad
  • Include others in games
  • Care for our grounds (the forts, school property, seats, sports equipment, gardens)

Hall (sports/games)

  • Show patience towards others
  • Enter and exit carefully
  • Care for the environment (art on walls, stage)

Assembly

  • Listen to the speaker and eyes on speaker
  • Clap appropriately when celebrating the success of others
  • Be proud when receiving praise and certificates

Te Manawa

  • Include others
  • Take turns
  • Look after the equipment

Education Outside the Classroom / School trips

  • Stay as part of a group / team
  • Be proud of who we are
  • Leave only footprints, take only photographs

 

KURA Kids in the Classroom

How does a KURA Kid behave in the classroom?

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Titahi Bay School Traffic Light Classroom Behaviour System

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Breaking News

School Photo Day 2018

Friday 11 May 2018

Triathlon 2018

Saturday 24 March 2018

Beach Education

Wednesday 6 December at Titahi Bay Beach. Postponement date Wednesday 13 December.

Ballot

5 places available for out of zone year 1 children in 2018.  Advert will be in Kapi Mana week of 20 November.  Deadline for applications is 3pm Friday 1 December.  If ballot required it will be on Friday 8 December.  Parents informed of outcome of ballot by Monday 11 December 2017.

Fun House Day

Friday 8 December.

School Closes - End of Year

Friday 15 December at 12.30pm.

Year 6 Pool/Rec Trip

Thursday 14 December.

Xmas Picnic

Thursday 7 December 4.30-6pm.

End of Year Interviews

If you would like an end-of-year interview, please email class teacher, these will be 4-8 December.

Reports

Reports go home with new class for 2018 on Thursday 14 December.

Year 6 Leavers 

Wednesday 13 December.

2018 Term Dates

Term1: 1 Feb - 13 April.   Term 2: 30 April - 6 July.   Term 3: 23 July - 28 Sept. Term 4: 15 October - 14 Dec. Public Holidays: Waitangi Day 6 Feb, Easter Friday 30 March, Easter Monday 2 April, Easter Tuesday 3 April, Queens Birthday 4 June, Labour Day 22 October.

BOT Meetings

2017: 26 January, 20 February, 27 March, 1 May, 8 June, 3 July, 4 September, 6 November, 4 December.

2018: 19 February, 12 March, 28 May, 25 June, 13 August, 17 September, 12 November, 3 December.

After Hours Contact

Steve Jackson - 0272410913

School App

Download our school app from App Store for iphones or Play Store for android.

New Board Of Trustees

Sarah Campbell (Chairperson) Scott Hemsley, Lynette Renouf, Ria Tomoana, Gaby Wesley-Smith.

Dental Clinic

Phone 0800825583, option 1.

Powhiri

9am Monday 13 November, 11 December.

 Kakano - 2017

Mondays 1.30-3pm

After School Care for 2017

YMCA - Contact Rebecca White , Phone 022 3121978, rebecca@ymcawellington.org.nz

 

Stationery for 2018

Purchase online from Officemax            https://www.myschool.co.nz/titahibay

KURA Homework Challenge

KURA Homework Challenge celebration.

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