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James Cook School

Building an interdependent community of engaged learners who go forth to influence the world around them.

Out of Zone Enrolment Period - 27.5.2024 to 01.7.2024

Welcome

Torona kei waho, tītaha, tītaha 
Uia mai koia whakahuatia ake ko wai te Kura nei e?
Ko Rangitīkei, ko Rangitīkei
Ko wai te tangata kei runga?
Ko Apahapai, ko Apahapai
Whakakau Rangitīkei, whakakau Rangitīkei

Whakakau he taniwha Tutaeporoporo no Rangitīkei.  Hi!

Ask and you will be told!  Who is the school?
It is Rangitīkei.  It is Rangitīkei.
Who is the ancestor?  It is Apahapai, it is Apahapai.
Rangitīkei emerges!  Rangitikei emerges.
A deep water serpent is wading ashore.  Hey!  Tutaeporoporo lands at Rangitīkei. Hey!
 

Nau mai haere mai! Welcome to James Cook School, proudly situated in the Rangitīkei, ko Ngāti Apa te iwi.

Building an interdependent community of engaged learners who go
forth to influence the world around them

Achieving excellence through aroha, endeavour and resolution.

Respect – Inclusion – Cooperation – Honesty – Endeavour – Resolution

Notifications

Newsletter #6 Week 10 Term 2, 2024

Fri Jul 05 05:04pm

https://hail.to/james-cook-school/publication/CmzfA5u

No Netball or Hockey Practice tonight – also no Games this weekend due to Matariki

Thu Jun 27 02:46pm

Notice -Whānau Celebration of Learning – Monday July 1st 2024

Wed Jun 26 04:09pm

 



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‘Matariki’ – Whanganui Museum Trip 25.6.2024 Reminder

Mon Jun 24 12:20pm

Rooms 4,5 and 6 will be travelling by bus to Whanganui Museum.  Students need to wear their school uniform, polar fleece and shoes. Please bring a packed lunch with some morning tea and a water bottle.


Please be at school by 8.40am

Hockey – JCS Kwik Sticks 2

Fri Jun 21 01:38pm

If you need a ride to the game in Feilding this afternoon, Whaea Sue will be leaving School with the Van at 3:45pm

Non-Uniform Day tomorrow!

Thu Jun 20 04:08pm

Ākonga can come dressed in non-uniform tomorrow the 21st June.  All gold coin donations will go towards a 3d printer.  So far we have raised $163.  

All Hockey Practice cancelled today due to the Weather

Mon Jun 17 03:25pm

Cultural festival timetable

Mon Jun 17 12:14pm

Kia ora whānau, Here is the timetable for Thursday the 27th June (next week).  A small roopu (25 ākonga) from Matai Mauri Tū are looking forward to performing and sharing thier talent!  We will be leaving kura at 9am and returning from Bulls at 10:30 due to the limited space at Te Matapihi.  You are looking forward to seeing you there!



 

Newsletter #5 Week 7 Term 2 2024

Fri Jun 14 03:54pm

 



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Kwik Sticks 1 – Year 7 & 8 Hockey Notice

Fri Jun 14 09:54am

To the Parents of Kwik Sticks 1 – The Coach, Jen Somerville, will be taking the Van from School at 3:10pm today, to take the Students to their Hockey Game. 

Hockey Notice – Year 1 & 2 Funsticks practice will now be held every Friday lunchtime – starting Friday 14th June 2024

Wed Jun 12 12:23pm

HOCKEY PRACTICE YEAR 7 & 8 CANCELLED TODAY DUE TO WEATHER

Mon Jun 10 02:33pm

HOCKEY DRAWS FOR YEAR 3-4 MINI STICKS, YEAR 5-6 & YEAR 7-8

Wed Jun 05 12:05pm

 



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Important Hockey Notice

Thu May 30 02:51pm

Reminder, there are no hockey games this week/weekend.


There will also be no senior Hockey practise on Monday (due to kings birthday)

JCS Minions (Yr 3 and 4) netball training this afternoon has been cancelled due to the weather.

Wed May 29 12:09pm

Hockey Notice

Tue May 28 01:34pm

Mini Sticks Hockey Yr 3 & 4 – practice cancelled today due to the weather

Celebrating Samoan Language Week

Mon May 27 11:51am

To celebrate Samoan Language Week students may wear traditional Samoan clothing to school on Wednesday 29th May, if not please come to school in your usual school uniform

Reminder – Friday 24th May is a non-uniform day. A gold coin donation will go towards purchasing a 3D printer for our school

Thu May 23 03:21pm

Future Ferns Yr 1 & 2 Netball – Netball practice is cancelled today (22.5.2024)

Wed May 22 11:22am

Principal Announcement

Tue May 21 11:54am

The Board of Trustees are pleased to announce that Mr Matt Bell has been appointed Principal of James Cook School starting in Term 3 2024.


Melanie Morris will be Acting Principal for the remainder of Term 2 and Matt will still be teaching in Room 8.


Congratulations Matt  

HOCKEY NOTICE – JCS MINISTICKS YR 3 & 4 – PRACTICE CANCELLED TODAY – 21.5.24

Tue May 21 10:53am

Newsletter #4 Week 3 Term 2 2024

Fri May 17 04:55pm

 



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REMINDER – PINK SHIRT DAY FRIDAY 17TH MAY – STUDENTS MAY WEAR PINK TO SCHOOL TO TAKE A STAND AGAINST BULLYING

Thu May 16 02:37pm

JCS 2 Hockey. Game tonight at Rangitikei college, be there by 5pm please.

Thu May 16 12:07pm

Year 3 & 4 Netball practice cancelled today

Wed May 15 01:38pm

Hockey – Funsticks Yr 1-2 – practice reminder – Thursday 16th May at school from 3-3.30pm.

Tue May 14 03:35pm

James Cook School Tuakana – Yr 7&8 Netball – change of date for this week’s game

Tue May 14 03:29pm

Netball – Tuakana v Huntly will now be played on Thursday 16th May at the Centennial Courts at 3.30pm.


This replaces Saturday 18th May game as Huntly will be unavailable.


Practice will now be on Wednesday 15th May at school from
3 – 4pm.

Hockey Yr 7&8 – 9-10th May

Wed May 08 04:01pm

 



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Netball Draw – Saturday 11th May 2024

Tue May 07 03:27pm

 



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Junior Trip Notice – date change

Mon May 06 10:27am

Junior School Trip.
Apologies everyone, the advertised date for our trip June 19th is incorrect. The venue changed it after the notices went out to the community.
Our trip will be on Tuesday 25th June, 2024.

JCS KWIK STICKS HOCKEY 2 NOTICE

Thu May 02 08:15pm

 


NO game this Friday.


Unfortunately both the coach and assistant coach are unavailable for tomorrows (Friday 3rd May) game. Therefore we will have to default. 
Sorry for any inconvenience and disappointment for the first game but this is unavoidable.
Thank you for your understanding.

Nga mihi
Sue Caltaux
Sports Lead Teacher

Community Dates – Term 2 – 2024 – This information is also coming home today on a paper copy with the eldest child in the family

Thu May 02 01:45pm

 



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Hockey Notices

Wed May 01 02:36pm

Funsticks Yr 1-2 – Practice on Friday 3rd May at school from 12.50 – 1.15pm. Also Tuesday 7th May at school from 3.00-3.30pm.
Also attached are the draws for the next 4 weeks



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Wed May 01 11:32am

 



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Netball Draw Saturday 4th May

Wed May 01 11:29am

Please see attached netball draw for this Saturday. Only the Yr 5/6 team (all stars) & Yr 7/8 team (tuakana) are playing. Each team has 3 games. 

Hockey Notice

Mon Apr 29 03:50pm

Mini Sticks Yr 3 & 4 and Kiwis Yr 5 & 6 have practice on Tuesday 30th April straight after school till 4pm at James Cook School.


Kwik Sticks teams 1 & 2 have a meeting with parents and coaches after school today (Monday 29th April) on the front Netball courts.


JCS Kwik Sticks 1 is playing Thursday 2nd May at Rangitikei College at 5pm.


JCS Kwik Sticks 2 is playing on Friday 3rd May in Feilding at 5pm.

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