2017 Term One Week 6 March 6Pukekawa School’s latest news is detailed here, from items about student achievements to information about school activities.

If you haven’t received a school newsletter lately and it’s not in the depths of your child’s schoolbag, feel free to download a copy from the list beneath the news items. Alternatively, check this page regularly to keep up-to-date with school news, including postponements/cancellations, or subscribe to receive the school newsletters via email.

Latest News

School Triathlon- March 17th 13 March 2017 -

12-00 Noon – Start ( Seniors to Juniors )


– Come early for a sausage sizzle (PTA would appreciate help with this)

Health & Safety

  • Parents with children who require medication eg: asthma, please keep it with you, or label the medication clearly and leave it on the staffroom table. Please ensure your child can identify ... Read more »
River Group Swimming Sports – Thursday 2 March 22 February 2017 -

When: Thursday 2 March 2017

Where: Onewhero Area School

Time: 10 o’clock start

Transport: Children will be travelling by car (Please see slip below) We will leave school about 9:30. Mrs Kanon will be accompanying the children

More details and permission slip: River Group Swimming Sports 2017

Our school leaders 20 February 2017 -

Responsibilities allow our students to practice and develop personal attributes, values and competencies in an authentic setting.

Allow us to introduce out school leaders for 2017.

WHANAU LEADERS Our Whanau Leaders play an integral role in school organisation and harmony. We rely on them to fulfill their tasks conscientiously, to be reliable and to be positive role models for our younger ... Read more »

Kokako Hub – Dojo 15 February 2017 -

Welcome all Kokako parents. We are up and running with the Class Dojo and check it each morning. Please use this to communicate non urgent information to us. For urgent information please contact the school office.


Family BBQ – Sunday 26 February, 5pm 9 February 2017 -

Family BBQ – Sunday 26 February, 5pm

At Pukekawa School.

The Pukekawa School PTA, Calf Club and Board of Trustees invite all our school families to join us for a barbecue get together. Come and meet other families and staff in an informal setting.

We will put on a sausage sizzle, please bring a plate to share.

2017 Uniform & Stationery 31 January 2017 -

You can order uniform items from the school office. Download an order form »

Stationery is also available at the school office, but you are also able to purchase it elsewhere. Stationery requirements are as follows:

2017 School Start 28 January 2017 -

Hello all and welcome back. We start school again on Wednesday 1 February 2017.

We hope you have all had a lovely break and look forward to seeing everyone again, and welcoming some new faces.

If you are not sure which class your child is in please email the principal, Mrs Karen McCulloch, on, or come and ask ... Read more »

Welcome to Mrs Sue Rogers 28 January 2017 -

We are excited to have a new teacher on our staff this year. Mrs Sue Rogers will be teaching the Kereru class (Years 4, 5 and 6).

Mrs Rogers is enthusiastic and professional, and has a strong background in teaching science and technology. We think she will fit in well at Pukekawa School and look forward to having her on ... Read more »

School Newsletters

Pukekawa School newsletters are compiled weekly during the school year to keep the school community up-to-date with information about the school’s activities. Feel free to download any of the most recent school newsletters from the list below. To avoid the weekly hunt for the school newsletter, school family and whanau can subscribe to receive them via email.

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