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Inservice Day (Friday, 26 August)

Sun Aug 21 04:24pm

We will be having an Inservice Day on Friday, 26 August. While school will be open, there will be NO FORMAL INSTRUCTION and teachers and TAs will be participating in professional learning.


Your student can attend school on the day if you cannot provide an alternative arrangement for them. Please click on the button below to let us know if your student will be attending school on Friday.



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Literacy Evening (Thursday, 18 August from 6:00-7:30pm) and Scholastic Book Fair

Sun Aug 14 05:09pm

Literacy Opening Evening – Thursday, 18 August from 6:00-7:30pm.


This is an opportunity for the whole family to come along and enjoy literacy activities that are playful, practice key literacy skills and build a love of literacy.



 


We’ll be hosting the Paws for Books Scholastic Book Fair at school this week (Monday, August 15 – Friday, August 19). Students will get the opportunity to visit the Book Fair in the Hall during school time and families can stop by from 8:30-9:00am each day. We’ll also have the Book Fair running on Thursday evening as part of our Literacy Open Evening (6:00-7:30pm).
From picture books through to novels, there’s a story for everyone! We hope to see you there!



To help us organize the right size venue for the event as well as meet the requirements at COVID Orange Level, please use this form and RSVP.

PE, Health and Relationships and Sexuality Curriculum Information Evening (Tuesday, 9 August from 6:15-7:15pm)

Fri Aug 05 02:15pm

Hello Families,


We’ll be having our PE, Health and Relationships and Sexuality Curriculum Information Evening on Tuesday, 9 August from 6:15-7:15pm.


At this event, we will cover Navigating the Journey, the Relationships and Sexuality Curriculum that we use with the students across the school (Years 1-8).


If you would like to attend the event, we ask that you RSVP using this form.


For those families who cannot make the event or would like more information about Navigating the Journey, we have attached a summary of the lessons (button below). We have also created a website that covers the content in Navigating the Journey.


We will also have physical copies of the teaching material are available for families to look through in the Office.


We highly recommend reading through the lessons so that parents and whanau can see how their beliefs and values relate to the curriculum content.


It is a parent/caregiver’s discretion as to whether their student(s) should opt out of certain lessons due to content. 


If you have further questions or concerns, please get in contact with your student’s classroom teacher or Mark (principal@berhampore.school.nz)


Kind regards,
Berhampore School 



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Upcoming Events at Berhampore School

Thu Jul 28 02:15pm

Hello Families,


We’re excited to advertise several upcoming events for the community. For some of these events, we are asking parents and caregivers to RSVP so that we can organize the right venue and be compliant with COVID Orange Level requirements.


For these 3 events, please use this form to RSVP (https://forms.gle/r7Gj77SLocq85Bjh7)


Literacy Information Evening – Tuesday, 2 August (6:15-7:00pm)


Join us for an information session for parents and caregivers about literacy. We’ll be looking at how students learn to read and read to learn. This sessions is more appropriate for adults and there will not be childcare provided.


Health, PE and Sexuality Curriculum Information Session – Tuesday, 9 August (6:15-7:00pm)


Join us for an information session about our Health, PE and Sexuality Curriculum. This session will help parents and caregivers of Years 4-6 students as we begin teaching our Health and Sexuality Lessons in the 2nd half of Term 3.


Literacy Open Evening – Thursday, 18 August (6:00-7:30pm)


Join us for an evening of activities that will help you and your student(s) grow their skills, abilities, and love of literacy. We invite family of all ages to join us! We’ll also be running the Scholastic Book Fair in the evening.


Inservice Day – Friday, 26 August 


Teachers will be having a day of professional development and there will be NO FORMAL INSTRUCTION for students. Care will be available for those students whose families cannot make other arrangements for their students on the day.


Please complete this form (https://forms.gle/w3qYXVfhJ3GEDiNu9) if your student will be attending school on the Inservice Day.


Please contact your student’s classroom teacher or the Office if you have any questions about these upcoming events.


Kind regards,
Berhampore School 

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