Category Archives: News

Pet Day Entries 2018

Pet Day is coming up once again – one of our favourite days of the year! If your child is intending to bring a pet, please use the form on this page. If you have more than one child, you can submit the form more than once.  Children in one family can share a pet, but it is not really practical for one child to bring more than one pet. Please note that there are no calves at Pet Day this year. If you require…

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Cyber Safety

Cyber Safety at Home & School                                   At Carterton School we work to ensure that your children are safe using the Internet. We are part of Ministry of Education systems which automatically filter inappropriate sites and searches. Students who work on 1:1 Chromebooks are also closely monitored using the Teacher Dashboard app. Thankfully, we seldom have incidents where students use the Internet inappropriately at school. If it does happen, we…

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Books by Maxine Hemi

Two new books about Wairarapa have recently been published, authored by Maxine Hemi, available from Huia Publishing.   ‘First Flight’  is a collection of short stories for children and young adults about people and events of Ngāti Kahungunu. The majority of the stories focus on key events in the life of Ngāti Kahungunu chief Nukupewapewa.              This graphic novel tells the story of Ngārara Huarau, a taniwha, that travels from Hawke’s Bay to Wairarapa in search of his sister, Pari-kawhiti. As…

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Carterton Town & Garden Trail

Once again Carterton School is hosting this exciting event: Sunday 27 November 2016 10.00am – 5.00pm 10 fantastic gardens – Come along and be Inspired! Meet the Gardeners + Relax & Have Fun + Great Value for Money Price: $25 per ticket (if purchased before Friday 25 November) $30 per ticket (purchased on the day) Group Discount – Buy 6 tickets, get 7th free Children under 12 Free Tickets from: Clareville Nursery, SH 2, Clareville, Carterton Take Note, High St, Carterton Carterton School, Holloway Street,…

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