Dairy Flat
School Newsletter
Strive for Excellence – Care for All

Week 6 – 12th March 2020

Term Dates 2020
Term 1 Mon 3rd Feb – Thurs 9th April
Term 2 Tues 28th April – Fri 3rd July
Term 3 Mon 20th July – Fri 25th Sept
Term 4 Mon 12th Oct – Mon 14th Dec (mid-day) – TBC

Important Dates

11-13 – Year 5 & 6 Camp
13 – 9.00am – Assembly – Cancelled
16 – LZ2 – Sheepworld
17 – 12.30pm – LZ3 and LZ4 Swim sports
18 – 12.30pm – LZ2 Swim Sports
19 – 9.30am – Year 4-6 Swim Sports at Stanmore Bay Leisure center
20 – 9.00am – Assembly
24 – 1.45 – 6.45pm – Teacher/parent interviews – School closes at 1.00pm
26 – 9.30am – HBC Cluster Swimming sports at Northern Arena

2 – 9.30am – Ultimate Frisbee Year 5/6 Cluster tournament – Metro Park
8 – 9.00am – Year 5/6 Cluster Softball tournament – Victor Eaves Park
9 – 2.00-pm – END OF TERM ASSEMBLY

29 – School closed – Teacher Only Day

4 – Year 5/6 Cluster Football tournament – Stanmore Bay Park
9 – Rain saved day – Year 5/6 Cluster Football tournament – Stanmore Bay Park
24 – Photolife Class photos


Camp Week

Camp Week

Camilla Fouche for her participation and contribution to maths
Bella Taylor for being on time and organised for her writing workshops. I love your learning attitude at writing time
Izzy O’Connor-Siale for your outstanding dedication and enthusiasim in maths. You are a human calculator
Amaya Oddy for being helpful and responsible when arriving in the morning
Lara Kruger for being organised with her home learning
Anzel Potgieter for always being respectful during classtime and ready to learn

Ashalia Comber – Resilient
Alanys Lusby-Gracia – Respect
Hannah Lucas – Responsible

Leila Kanji for always having a positive attitude towards learning
Fletcher Reid for his contribution to class learning and a focused learner attitude
Eden Renall for her positive efforts and attitude towards her learning

Wyatt Williams – Respect

Riley Malligan – Resilience
Dayton Rata – Resilience

Harley Logan for extra effort in all his work
Ayvah Taufa-Pickens for being very helpful in class
Zach Kruger for being consistently helpful to others

Rylan McGregor – Respect
Carson Turner – Respect
Eriquka Ruane – Responsible


Bookings are now open
1:1 Teacher/Parent Interviews

Teacher/parent interviews will be held on Tuesday 24th March 1.45pm-6.45pm.  Please go to the following link and enter the event code rhcef to make a booking 

Please help!!!

As Autumn and Winter will soon be upon us could we please ask for donations of boxes of tissues for use in the classroom, could you please drop them into the school office if you are in a postion to help – Thank you in advance.


If you have any unwanted ice-packs at home we would welcome any donations as we use them regularly in the sick-bay.

Rippa Rugby Festival, 2020.
Registrations for the Year 3 – 6 Rippa Rugby Festival for Term 2 are now open.  
Registrations close on Wednesday 1st April
The festival is open to girls and boys from Year 3 – 6. 
Please visit the School Sports page on the Dairy Flat School website to register your child.  
PLEASE NOTE that the Player Registration form needs to be completed online and the address link is on the registration page.  


Next PTA meeting – Friday 20th March at 3.15pm in the school staffroom. Hope to see you there.

Cake Stands & Table Clothes for High Tea:  We need to borrow tiered cake stands and round table clothes for the High Tea. If you are able to loan these items please label them and leave at the school office.

Food ingredients donations for High Tea: Flyers were sent home asking for food donations. Please donate what is asked for as this enables our wonderful volunteer chef, Kevin Blakemen, to prepare his planned menu. Everyone who donates goes into the draw to win a prize.

Fashion in the Field – A High Tea Affair – Tickets selling fast at the School Office: Saturday 4th April from 2-5pm. $40 per ticket including a glass of bubbles. Fashion show by Siren Boutique. Delicious treats prepared by Chef Kevin Blakeman. Silent auction with fabulous items available to purchase. Prizes for best-dressed and best-dressed table. Grab your girlfriends, sisters, mums, aunties, teammates and workmates for a great afternoon. All profits to PTA fundraising for school hall upgrades. If you have booked a ticket but haven’t paid yet please do so at the school office.

Silent auction donations: Do you own or work in a business that can donate goods, services or vouchers for the High Tea silent auction? If you are able to help out please contact Sarah Richardson:

Manuka Blend Honey $40 for 1kg is available for sale from the school office. Cash or EFTPOS. All profits to PTA fundraising for school hall upgrades.

Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

Sunday 22 March

Manly Park, Whangaparaoa

Open to ages 6-15

Early bird entries close 1 March

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