Danielle Kok from Gutter Kitties visited the school today with several playful kittens. Their first session was with Mrs Mackay's class Room 4. Marcella and Moby had a wonderful time with Room 4.
Marcella, Moby and the other kittens are available for adoption.
Liam Bourke looks on as Mia-Leigh Hartfield guides Marcella..
Vincent Hukui and Benny Nakervis stretch out their hands to Moby.
Moby is completely at home with Nathan Nicholls, Joyce Kim, Rafaella Candari and Noelle Kim.
Moby gets the attention of Lochlan Streak and William Sok.
All families should have received their Board Election information.
Are you interested in standing for the Board?
If you are interested in how the school is governed and want to have some input into this, this is your time to get involved. Please send nominations in by post, email or fax by noon tormorrow Friday 24 May.
If you are a candidate whose nomination has already been sent to the Returning Officer and you have not included a candidate statement or photo but still wish to do so, please file these by noon tormorrow Friday 24 May.
Or if you have misplaced the nomination form please contact the Returning Officer as follows:
Mathilda C R Uhrle
Target Road School
80 Target Road
Totara Vale 0629
Fax; (09) 444 6531
Last Board Meeting for the current Board
The last Board meeting for the current Board will be on Monday 17 June at 5.30pm . The current Board extends an invitation and welcome to new Board members to attend the meeting on 17 June.
Teachers' Collective Agreement- teachers' strike Wednesday 29 May
Teachers across New Zealand voted overwhelmingly to NOT Accept the Government’s latest offer and are set to Strike on Wednesday 29 May. Should the strike go ahead Target Road School is likely to be closed as the majority of our staff are NZEI members. We have arranged for A+ to be open on the day and if you think you will need to use their services you will need to book your children in. Contact 443 5386.
The raffle tickets for the beautiful artwork donated by Shannan Blanchet are now on sale. Each ticket will cost $2.00 or 3 for $5.00. This is on display in the office foyer.
The second prize is a $50.00 Countdown voucher. Tickets will come home for you to purchase or you can buy them directly from the office. The raffle will be drawn on the last day of the term Friday 5 July.
Here are the people that have filled their Nude Food cards this week.
These children filled their Nude Food cards last week and received their certificates at the last assembly:
The following students received their Nude Food Certificates last Friday:
Zoe Wood R3 3rd card
Zain Al-Sakin R7 2nd card
Mikey Te Paa R 14 2nd card
Aden Shennan R10 1st card
Sapphire Taylor R7 2nd card
Shaya Nasimi-Sarvestani R4 3rd card
Caleb Loveridge R4 3rd card
Ronav Pandey R4 2nd card
Dhun Patel R4 3rd card
Lei Mau'u Filipo R3 1st card
Darya Rogers R2 2nd card
Lorenzo Gusso-Broad R2 2nd card
Arthur Roberts R8 2nd card
These students will receive their Nude Food certificates at this week’s assembly:
Lochlan Streak R4 3rd card
Joyce Kim R4 3rd card
Ben Taylor R4 3rd card
Mia-Leigh Hartfield-GrayR4 2nd card
Shravanth Vijaya Kumar R7 2nd card
Connor Phillips R8 3rd card
Vincent Hikui R8 3rd card
Hannah Robinson R11 1st card
Mark Wen R10 1st card
Rhaffa Sanchez R10 1st card
John Paterson R6 1st card
Oliver Fougere R6 1st card
Liam Bourke R4 3rd card.
Jackson Jenkins R3 2nd card
Jia Qi R3 1st card
Ben Ricketts R3 3rd card
Ellis Fox R7 2nd card
Mid year reports
Classroom teachers are preparing mid year school reports for students to take home on Tuesday 2 July 2019.
PROPOSED ENROLMENT SCHEME Target Road Primary School Proposed Enrolment Scheme
The Target Road Primary School Board is in the process of implementing an enrolment scheme in conjunction with the Ministry of Education Under section 11H(1) of the Education Act 1989.
All students who live in the home zone shall be entitled to enrol at the school.
All residential addresses on included sides of the boundary roads and no exit roads off included sides of the boundary roads are included in the zone unless otherwise stated.
Members of the community are invited to make comment regarding this proposed enrolment scheme amendment in writing to:
Board of Trustees
Target Road Primary School
80 Target Road
Please address your comments in writing to the Board of Trustees by 9 June 2019.
Thank you to those parents and caregivers who have already returned pool keys.
If you have not returned your pool key, please do so as soon as possible so we can process your refund.
Walking School Bus
Walking School Bus:
Due to a change in the circumstances of one of our WSB leaders, we do not have a WSB operating on Thursday mornings at present.
If you know of anyone that might like to walk one morning a week on our WSB, please let us know urgently.
Till then: NO WALKING SCHOOL BUS ON THURSDAYS.
Every other day it is still operating as usual.
Netball update from Hayley Bates & Melissa Free
Game 2 report for the Taniwha’s
Last weekend the Year 5 Taniwha’s played off against Marina View Heat. The girls started strong and were quick to get an early lead. They played the ball well around the court and were accurate with their shooting. Final score was 19-1 to the Taniwha’s. Player of the day went to Brooke Taylor for excellent passing & getting into space.
Hayley & Melissa
An Evening with Kathryn Berkett Wednesday 19 June 2019 Glenfield College
Don't miss this opportumity to hear Kathryn Berkett an inspirational Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics practitioner talk about helping 5-9 year olds make good decisions and how to navigate the adolscent years from 10 upwards.
Please contact Mathilda or Shelley in the School Office by Tuesday 18 June 2019 if you wish to attend. Thank you.
The tournament is being held in week 9 of the second term on Friday, 28 June 2019, from 9.00am - 2.30pm at: Mt Albert War Memorial Hall, 751-761 New North Rd Mt Albert Rd.
If you have any queries regarding the 2019 Auckland Girls Chess Championship please contact:
Viv or Bob Smith - mobile 021 1623342 (Viv), 0274 786 282 (Bob), email: email@example.com, or
Bruce Pollard, Waitakere Chess Club Captain, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, mobile 0274 358 674
or go to the New Zealand Chess website http://www.newzealandchess.co.nz/calendar.html for information and downloads.