Waltham Primary School

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Hello and Welcome; Kia ora Katou, Tena koutou; Bula, Ayubowan; Magandang Araw; Kamusta; Nameste; Kia Orana; Mabuhay;

Helô ac Croeso; Hola; Holā; Olá

Bula; Tālofa; Jό napot; Konnichiwa;

Yōkoso; مرحباً; স্বাগতম; नमस्ते; As-salamu alaykum.

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Welcome to Term 4.

We have had a positive first couple of weeks back at school and are excited to welcome new families and their children to our school.

I will be the Acting Principal and part of the School Board, who are currently in the process of appointing the next Principal. This will be announced as soon as the applicant has accepted the position starting Term 1 2023.

This term will be busy with the teaching, school events, end of year assessments, reports, and final assemblies. We know routines and good communication helps when life gets busy so please stay in touch with your child’s class teacher, our admin team are super helpful and I am happy to make time to meet with you if you would like.

Important upcoming dates:

  • Kapa Haka Performance

Saturday 26th November

  • Teacher Only Day

28th November School and WOOSH will be closed for all students

  • Junior Picnic

Wednesday 7th November

  • Senior Picnic /Swim Day

Monday 12th November

  • Reports Home

Tuesday 13th December

  • Final Assemblies

Wednesday 14th December

-Junior 9.20am

- Senior 11.20am

  • Final Day for 2022

Thursday 15th December at 12.30pm

  • First Day for 2023

Wednesday 1st February 2023

Noho ora mai

Janine Tarawhiti

Acting Principal


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Announcing our new Principal

Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānau

After a very thorough recruitment process, with wide community and school consultation, the Waltham School Board are very pleased to announce that we have appointed a new Waltham School Principal.

Mr Tim Evers has accepted the position and will start with us at the beginning of the 2023 school year.

Tim comes to us from Heaton Intermediate School, and he is very excited to meet and work alongside our school community. We are sure he will be made to feel very welcome.

Jeff Moreton (Presiding Member)

on behalf of the Waltham School Board