Congratulations to the recipients of the awards at our Senior prizegiving, held last night at Owhata Marae. Tamati Tipu - Most Improved Boy. - Aroha Award (Boy). Ronnie Lawless - Most Improved Girl. Keita Te Moni [...]
Owhata Primary School recently held it's 50th Jubilee Reunion and by all accounts a huge success. The (slightly windy) weekend was filled with memories for ex-pupils and staff, and old classmates and colleagues catching up with [...]
The new natural playground is complete and looks amazing!
Over the past 3 weeks children have been meeting in their house groups to make kites as a part of our Matariki learning and celebration.
Last night we had a school disco - the theme was 'a star'. Everyone had a fun time, and there was a running man and pukana competition!
Room 9 has been learning about Matariki and we even planted a bean in a test tube! Then we estimated how long it would take for the bean to grow for Maths. [...]
Congratulations to the Year 5 and Year 6 News Teams who competed in the Rotorua Daily Post News Team competition. Thank you Whaea Jan for helping the students prepare for the event. Our [...]
We held our Whanau maths night, Tuesday 31st May. It was wonderful to see so many parents/caregivers and children enjoying the maths activities organised by the teachers. Thank you to Whaea Emma for co-ordinating this [...]
Tuesday was the day Te Hono was unveiled. It makes a stunning entrance for our school and Matua Colin has created an amazing piece for our school. Thank you, and thank you to all of those [...]
Our reintroduction of our School House Groups proved to be a very entertaining success as children shared, presented and chanted their way into the pages of Owhata History Books. Our Kaupapa for this particular assembly [...]