News & Events


James Cook School – Board of Trustees Notice

Wed Feb 21 10:21am

Due to a casual vacancy for a parent representative having occurred after the Board meeting on 20.2.24, the Board of Trustees has decided to fill this vacancy by selection

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Celebrate Children’s Day – Sunday 3rd March 2024

Mon Feb 19 02:32pm


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Stationery Reminder

Thu Feb 15 01:48pm

Good Afternoon parents, caregivers, whanau

Just a reminder regarding stationery cost of $10 per child.  This is payable at the office or pay into our account – details below:

James Cook School 03-0683-0116503-000

Reference with STATIONERY and your child’s first initial and surname.

Huakina Mai

Fri Feb 09 02:37pm

Kia ora whānau, 

We are currently experiencing difficulties with the booking system for Huakina Mai.  We are endeavouring to resolve this as soon possible and send a new booking link out.  Please note the times available will remain from 3-4pm, 4-5pm and 5-6pm.  

Sincere apologies for any confusion caused.

Huakina Mai

Fri Feb 09 01:47pm

Wednesday 21 February.

Welcome to the new school year!  Please come along on Wednesday 21st February to connect with your child/children’s 2024 teacher.  Times available are 3-4pm, 4-5pm and 5-6pm.

Bookings can be made online or through the school office.

Have a chat, have a sausage and have a swim!  See you there!

Stationery 2024

Wed Feb 07 10:13am

Good morning parents, caregivers, whanau

Stationery will be in classrooms ready for all students on day 1 (7th February 2024).

The cost to you is $10 per child.  This is payable at the office when school starts or pay into our account – details below:

James Cook School 03-0683-0116503-000

Reference with STATIONERY and your child’s first initial and surname.

Urgent Outstanding Uniforms

Tue Dec 19 10:24am

Thank you to those people who have returned sports uniforms.

This is a list of what is still outstanding,

7x sports tee-shirts
16x sports shorts
8x Velcro Shirts (used for netball)
7x Netball Dresses.

Please check at home so we can have these returned ready to start the 2024 sports season with enough uniforms for everyone.

Important reminder

Tue Dec 19 08:44am

Senior assembly is 11am this morning.

Please do not park in the kindy car park across the road as it is blocking parents from coming in to drop off or pick up children from the kindy.


Thu Dec 14 01:52pm

If your child still has a James Cook School sports uniform can it please be returned to school by Tuesday 19th December.

This would be very much appreciated so that we can have our uniforms back ready for our 2024 sports teams.

Kind regards
Whaea Sue

Lunch Menu – Wk9 4-8th December

Sun Dec 03 06:59pm


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Marton Xmas Food Drive – 29th November 2023 – 6-8pm

Tue Nov 28 05:14pm


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Our School App is what we use for general School-Wide communication. You can download the School App to receive Alert Notifications, read the latest newsletter, view upcoming events, submit an absence and more.

To download the School App, search SchoolAppsNZ in the App Store or Google Play Store, and then search James Cook School in the search bar in the app.

If you are on a mobile you can click this link to download the App.