Hello / Kia Ora
Last week we welcomed Moana Manukau to our senior room and her siblings Whenua and Ransom who are in the junior room. We have also welcomed back Seth and Max Willigers to our senior room, and their brother Ty to the junior room.
We are seeking parent volunteers to help with instructional reading in the junior room. If you are able to help out between 9am and 10am any day Monday to Thursday, please fill in the slip at the end of this newsletter with your preferred day and return to the school.
Y4-8 Winter Sports
Any parents willing to come down and help train the children in netball, hockey, rippa or soccer will be most welcome. Please let Jenny know if you can help out. We have 7 weeks of training.
El Grego the Magician
El Grego will be performing at Whenuakite School next Wednesday 6th May from 9.15am for the senior class. During his show El Grego weaves his skills as a magician, ventriloquist and presenter with a message that teaches children key values for a great day at school. $2 gold coin donation. No pre-schoolers as per magicians request. We will require transport to Whenuakite School to leave Coroglen School by 8.50am, and returning back to Coroglen after the show ends. Please complete the transport slip.
Thanks to those families who have updated their contact information. Please use the attached revised phone tree list which includes our new families.
Lucky Book Club
These were incorrectly stamped with a return date of 29th May. The correct return date is 29th April. If you would like a lucky book, please have your orders in by Thursday.
ASSISTANCE IN THE JUNIOR ROOM
I would like to volunteer to help in the junior room with instructional reading.
I am able to help on (please circle) Monday
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
SENIOR CLASS TRIP
TRANSPORT TO EL GREGO THE MAGICIAN
I can/cannot help with transport on Wednesday 6th May to Whenuakite School.
I can take ______ other children (with seatbelts) besides my own.
I will be at the school at 8.45am, ready to leave by 8.50am.
HPV vaccination survey – participants wanted.
Parents and caregivers of children and young people aged 9 – 23 years are invited to participate in a survey investigating knowledge and attitudes around HPV vaccination. The survey is anonymous and should take 5-10 minutes. Please access the online survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9K657Z7parentscaregivers or request a hard copy by calling 04 979 3106.
The researcher is a PhD candidate at the Centre of Public Health Research, Massey University. For further information please go to http://publichealth.massey.ac.nz/home/research/recruiting-projects/hpv-human-papillomavirus-vaccination-study/ or contact [email protected]
Penny and the team