Kids Sing

Well done to our choir who competed at the “Kids Sing” competition last Wednesday evening at Hastings Intermediate School. We had a large choir with 91 students taking part. HNPS took out the Adjudicators Award with an entertaining performance. Mrs Strand, Mrs Cameron and Mrs Fletcher did a great job working with these outstanding students.  … Read more…

Junior Tough Guy and Gal Challenge

A fantastic day in Hawkes Bay for the Junior Tough Guy and Gal challenge. The students had lots of fun climbing over and running through obstacles. Huge thank you to the parents for transporting students to and from the event and supporting our students during it. Without you these events couldn’t happen.

Just Dance Hawke’s Bay

Well done to our three dance teams who performed at the Just Dance competition on Friday night. Twenty six teams performed to a packed house. The level of competition was fierce this year and we were extremely proud of our teams who performed admirably. A huge thank you to Ms. Washington for her outstanding work … Read more…

Year 6 Speech Final

Congratulations to the amazing Year 6 speech finalists who did a tremendous job in front of a hugely supportive crowd. We were lucky enough to have three amazing judges from our local ToastMasters club, including former HNPS principal Mr Paul Bremmer. Paul and his team had a tough job, but finally settled on a top … Read more…

Te Rito Toru meet the Gannets

The Year 3 team had a great day at Cape Kidnappers visiting the gannets. A huge thank you to the teachers for their organisation and the amazing group of parents who supported us. The tractor ride out there was a lot of fun and the kids learnt a lot, including about fault-lines (as in the … Read more…

National Rippa Rugby Qualifying Competition

Our Year 5 and 6 students did us proud at the National Rippa Rugby qualifying tournament recently, narrowly losing by one try to Te Mata School in the final. HNPS convincingly won their three pool games and then narrowly edged past Frimley and Porritt Schools respectively in the quarter and semi finals. The final saw … Read more…