Dairy Flat
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Strive for Excellence – Care for All

Term 2 – Week 6 – 10th June 2021

Term Dates 2021
Term 1 Thurs 4 Feb – Fri 16 April (includes Waitangi and Easter)

Term 2 Mon 3 May – Fri 9 July (includes Queen’s Birthday)
Term 3 Mon 26 July – Fri 1 Oct
Term 4 Mon 18 Oct – Thurs 16 Dec (includes Labour Day)

Teacher only Day – Monday 30th August – School Closed – Curriculum Professional Development.  

Important Dates
11th – Assembly – 9.00am
15th – 9.30am – Year 5/6 Football tournament – Stanmore Park 
16th – 7.00pm – Northen Bays Arts Festival
23rd – Photolife Class photos
25th – PTA Lunch Orders
25th – Assembly – 9.00am

7th – Historical Day – Dress up
8th – Reports out to parents
9th – 2.00pm – End of term assembly
28th – Photolife Teams Photos
29th & 30th – Trees for Survival Planting Days

5th – 1.00 – 7.00pm – Share the Learning
19th – Year 5/6 Hockey tournament Metro Park – 9:30am – 2:30pm – 24th Rain saved day
27th – Daffodil Day – Gold coin donation
30th – Teacher only day – School closed

10th – WHOLE SCHOOL Cross Country event Shakespear Park TBC – 14th Rain saved day
23rd – Year 5/6 Cluster Cross Country event – Shakespear Park – 28th Rain saved day

21st – Individual Photolife Photos
30th – Ag Day


Amaya Jamie Pennell for using words to create a clear picture in the readers mind.
Quade Rowley for his awesome insight into our whole class reading.
Bella Taylor – For writing effort.
Charlotte Howard for focus, effort and creativity with your art.

Steven Baldwin Responsible.
Ryan Bell – Responsible.
Kingston Wegner – Respect.
Skyla Good – Responsible.

Mia Rootman for always having a positive attitude.
Kieran Murrell for always showing the Dairy Flat School values.
Imogen Richards for being an amazing writer who entertains the reader with lots of WOW words.
Stirling Greenhill for being an amazing writer who entertains the reader with lots of WOW words.

Alex Saville – Respect.
Seb Tywman – Responsible.
Jack Newcombe – Resilience.
Jack Swift – Resilience.

Carson Turner for working hard at your reading.
Theo Charlton for excellent progress with your reading and trying hard with your writing.
Braxton Brough for always being a responsible and respectful member of room 1.

Caleb Cartmell Rogers Respect.
Ethan Koy – Respect.
Aroha Lockhart Respect.

Levi Budden for trying hard with your reading.
Gus Coughlan for working hard in all areas of his learning.
Braxtyn Scaife for effort in writing.
Harper Israelson for a great start to school.

Corban Beach Responsible.
Toby Rosser – Responsible.

Zeke Roos – Respect.
Esmé Oxford Respect.


Ag Day
All Ag day judging criteria is now available on the school website.
There is also an Ag day information folder in the office foyer.   Please feel free to take out any printed copies of the criteria.
Any questions please contact Robyn Mowat or Liz Cotter in LZ2 or email Robyn at


Skip Bin Day and Sausage Sizzle sponsored by Telos Group Real Estate. Saturday 19th June 2-4pm.  Dairy Flat School Carpark Clear out your junk.  Cost is a plastic note donation for a car boot load (no trailers or trucks). One boot load per plastic note donation. Once the bins are full no further items will be accepted. All proceeds will go back to the school.  Accepted items – Building and construction waste, general waste and green waste.   Fencing wire is accepted only if battens are removed.  Not allowed – Hazardous waste (gas bottles, car batteries and chemicals), tyres, concrete, asbestos, wet polystyrene, hot ashes.
Honey Fundraiser.  There are still a few pots of Manuka blend honey left. $40 for 1kg. Order form available in the School Office or contact Sarah Richardson:



Basketball:  Year 1/2 Dairy Flat played against ‘hoop loop’. hoop loop won 7-2. Gus Coughlan received player of the day. Game played 26/5/21 

Year 1/2 Dairy Flat played Kingsway Glow. KingsWay Glow won 9-2 Oliver Dutchburn received player of the day. Game played 3/6/21  

Basketball: Win – Dairy Flat 5 – Silverdale – 4
Player of day: Robert Mackie

Lucky Book Club – Issue 4

Prepare for the upcoming winter holidays by ordering a book or activity for your child from the Issue 4 catalogue.  If you wish to maintain the element of surprise, mark your order ‘gift’ and then collect from the school office once you have been notified that it has arrived.  Please ensure all orders are in by this coming Monday 14 June at 9.00 am.  


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