Category Archives: News

Year 6-8 Teacher – Vacancy

Carterton School Permanent class teacher for Year 6-8 learning team. We are searching for an energetic, collaborative and innovative class teacher to join our Year 6-8 teaching team in the beautiful Wairarapa. If you are passionate about meeting the needs of our senior students in a supportive environment, and are able to provide engaging learning experiences for senior primary students we look forward to hearing from you. A passion and ability for facilitating EOTC experiences would be an advantage. Beginning teachers are welcome to apply.…

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Executive Finance & Operations Manager – Job Vacancy

A rare opportunity has arisen for you to use your accounting skills in a school environment, and to achieve that work/life balance you have been looking for! Commencing Monday 15 January 2018 20 hours per week, Term Time Only (some holiday work may be required) We are looking for a team player to join our administration team. This is a varied and challenging role at the hub of our busy school. Applicants must have an excellent working knowledge of: Word and Excel Xero or other…

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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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