Monday 19 August I took 3 students to visit Tui, our artist, to see her working on our school mural. Grace, Harriet and Felix joined in with the action adding their personal touches. By the end of the term we hope to have this mounted and officially opened.
Thursday 15 August the Gifford students went out into the community to ask the people questions around what their favourite aspects of Marlborough were. From this information the class will collate the data to identify the seven wonders of Marlborough. The outcomes will be revealed at Learning Celebration. A big thanks to the parents who […]
What a stunning display of running I was privileged to be part of at the Marlborough Cross Country. My job for the event was to record the top 10 runners in each age group and how proud was I to be recording so many of our Rapaura students. A huge congratulations to you and a […]
Today I felt so loved, appreciated, supported and believed in. My day started walking into a decorated card-filled office with so many kind wishes and comments that were truly appreciated. This followed with the staff providing morning tea, followed by lunch with two of my staff who have been with me throughout my time at […]
My favourite day of the year! Rapaura School has the privilege of running their cross country on one of our local farms, where the daffodils grow, the trees swing in the breeze and the children have the freedom of running through paddocks, over bridges and finish amongst a cheering crowd of fellow students and parents. […]
Grace and Violet, with the help of some mums, made and sold cupcakes to the other students for the SPCA. The cupcakes were mostly animal themed and were very tasty. The girls were very proud to raise $141.60 for the SPCA which they will now bank into their account. Well done girls on a great […]
We sent 5 students, Freya, Kaia, Monty, Grace and Margot, to Blenheim School to participate in a day of art as part of the Tōtaranui 250 celebrations. The students had to use their creativity to travel back to 1769 to gather ideas and information and from this create a piece of art. The work will […]