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…

School Hangi – Matariki Celebration

Despite the heavy rain and challenging conditions our school hangi was a great success. A real example of ‘community spirit’. Families coming together and doing the mahi to provide our tamariki with a hangi. For many children this was a first experience. They loved it!!  The food was delicious. Over the last couple of week’s … Read more…

Hangi Challenges

  A difficult road ahead as we prepare for HNPS’ first every Hangi. After completing the digging of the hole through the infamous Havelock North pan in the dark, the heavens decided to open. The picture on the right shows the new “swimming pool” at 7:30am the next day.

Teacher Strike

As you are aware the Primary and Secondary Teacher Unions (NZEI and PPTA) have agreed to strike on Wednesday. This means Havelock North Primary School will be closed for instruction TOMORROW (29th May) as teachers across the country take leave without pay in a stance against the current settlement offer from the Government. I realise … Read more…