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  1. School starts at 8.55am and finishes at 3pm

  2. Children usually arrive from 8.30 am

  3. Morning break is at 11-11.40am and lunch from 1-1.40pm

  4. Student-led assemblies are usually held at 9.10 am every second Friday - come along. dates are in the newsletter. Similarly please join with us at Karakia every Monday and every other Friday morning just after 9.00 am.

  5. Worser Bay School does not have a uniform

  6. No child is permitted to leave the school grounds during the school day unless this has been arranged between the school and a parent/ caregiver 

  7. Children must not bring money, valuable or ’attractive‘ items to school.

  8. Terms 1 and 4 children must wear a hat that shades the face, ears and neck. We also have sunblock in every classroom.

  9. Whetu-kairangi - Star Gazer
    The school was established in 1897, on a historically significant pa site. The Ngai Tara tribe called the pa Whetu-kairangi (star gazer) to convey the idea it was located on high ground, from which only the stars and sea might be seen.

  10. Wheels Day is every Wednesday.
    Students are invited to bring scooters and helmets. No helmet, no scoot!

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