Parents are reminded that under the Education and Training Act 2020, any child enrolled in school must attend school whenever the school is open for instruction. Parents are obliged under the Act to inform the school whenever their child is away. Only absences due to illness, medical or dental appointments and funeral|tangi of a close family member are regarded as justifiable absences.
To notify the school of a short-term illness, please email the school office or use the absence button on the Hero app.
To request leave from the principal for holidays during term time, please email the principal using this form.
BUS TIMES AND ROUTES
School lunches are provided by Te Hihi Autocourt every Friday. Please place the correct money and an order form with your child's name, learning space name and items clearly highlighted or written into an envelope. Once your child arrives at school they can place the envelope in the lunch letterbox outside the kitchen window.
Should you wish to place an order, you may click here to print off the order form and complete.
OfficeMax makes returning back to school easy with MySchool. It’s so simple in fact; you can get everything you need without leaving the house!
Simply click on this link https://www.myschool.co.nz/tehihi to take you to the OfficeMax website.
Select your child's class and it will provide you with a full list of your child's class requirements for the school year.
From here, you can buy all the products you need online, in-store or over the phone
Thanks to the wonderful support of parents, the school uniform is only sold through our own uniform shop in the foyer of the school office every Friday from 8:30 to 8:45am
This enables us to keep costs down for parents.
Our uniforms can now be purchased on-line through our KINDO school shop. Please click here to be redirected to the website.
Private Music Lessons
Through the New Zealand Modern School of Music, we are please to be able to provide parents the opportunity to enrol their child for private piano and guitar lessons. As they are private lessons, parents have to pay for them and payment is arranged with the tutor directly.
Ukelele, vocals and music theory lessons
Sue Coulston, a NZMSM Tutor offers Guitar, ukelele, vocals and music theory lessons
Kathy Ganter, a NZMSM Tutor offers piano lessons