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Phone: 06 858 9360

Cell Phone: 027 870 5243



Andrew Chesswas

Deputy Principal

Rebecca Ellen                                                                      

Team Leader                                                                       

Nicky Evans


Reshma Koyande (New Entrant)                    Room 1     

Nicky Evans  Years 2 to 4                                    Room 11    

Judi Grant   Years 5 to 6                                Room 7 

Rebecca Ellen Years 7 to 8                                Room 9

Te Aranga                                                                             

Pani Kenrick Years 1 to 4                           

Room 3

Sangita Renata Year 5 to 6

Room 5                                       

Reading Recovery                                                              

Colleen Barr-Waaka

Learning coaches/Teacher Aides                                                                                                                       

Gael Rolston                                              

Sammy Harrison

Celeste Allison

Celia Garnham

Kaiarahi O Te Reo                                                              

Barbara Mill                                                    Atareta Pukuetapu              

Office Administrator                                          Te Rina Watson

Atareta Puketapu                                                                                  

Breakfast Club                                                                 Celia Garnham


Paul Prendergast


Horiana Newport

Tania Tuhi

​​​​​​​Alyssa Ireland 

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Rātaka (Time Table)

8:55am – 9:20 Karakia (Monday and Friday) 

9:20 - 10:30     Wahanga 1 (Learning 70 min)

10:30 – 11:00  Wa moko (Morning Tea)

11:00 – 1:00    Wahanga 3 & 4 (Learning 2x 55 min)


1:00 – 1:45pm Kai tina Lunch (Play 1:00-1:30/Kai 1:30-1:45)

1:45 – 2:50pm Wahanga 5 (Learning 55 minutes)

2022 Term Dates

Term 1 - Tuesday 1st February to Thursday 

14th  April

Term 2 - Monday 2nd May to Friday 8th July

Term 3 - Monday 25th July to Friday 30th 


Term 4 - Monday 17th October to Friday 16th December 

2022 Holidays with Term Time

Term one

Waitangi Day - Monday 7th February

​​​​​​​Term Two 

Queen's Birthday - Monday 6th June

Matariki Friday 24th June

Term Three

Terrace Day - Monday 29th August

Term Four

Hawke's Bay Anniversary - Friday 21st October

Labour Day - Monday 24th October  

2022 Holidays within School Holiday Time

New Year's Day

Good Friday

Easter Monday


Christmas Day

Boxing Day



  • Building positive relationships with others in a range of settings around the school and community.

Example -

  • Tolerance of others
  • Sharing
  • Listening
  • Welcoming new students
  • manners
  • Following instrustions
  • we are role models
  • leadership


  • Learing together in a collaborative enironment in order to reach your potential and encouraging others to do the same.

Example -

  • We take ownership of our learning
  • We are prepared to learn-equipment and attitude.
  • We challenge ourselves
  • Awareness around managing self
  • Pride in work
  • Challenging/pushing yourself
  • Goal Setting
  • Resilience
  • Perseverance


  • Caring for ours and others belongings.  Look after our school and community environment.


  • We take care of all property Returning equipment
  • Picking up others belongings
  • We care for the enviroment
  • Picking up rubbish


  • showing kindness and helpfulness towards others in our school and community.


  • Helpfulness
  • Caring
  • Kindness
  • Empathy
  • Looking after each other


If you wish to make an online payment to the school, here is the bank account number you may use.

Bank: Westpac             Name : Terrace School Board

Account number: 12-3439-0022971-00

Please use your child’s name as a reference and the event you are paying for in the particulars.