Usefull information

General information about the day-to-day running of our school

Term Dates for 2017

Term 1: 31 January - 13 April

Term 2: 01 May - 07 July

Term 3: 24 July - 29 September

Term 4 : 16 October - 15 December

School Hours

Hours of attendance (NOTE: No alteration is made to school hours should a day be wet.)

    • School Hours: 8.45am - 2.30pm
    • Morning Tea: 10.45am - 11.25am
    • Lunch: 1.00pm - 1.20pm

We encourage students to arrive at school between 8.15am and 8.30am so that they have time to get settled and prepared for their first class at 8.45am. Our morning tea break is set out so the students have 10 minutes to sit and eat their food, then 30 minutes for play.

Lunch starts with play time at 1 pm for 15 minutes then back to class to eat.

Uniform Price List

    • Polo Shirt $30
    • Shorts (Sizes 4-16) $23
    • Sweat Shirt $25
    • Track Pants (sizes 5-16) $27
    • Sunhat $10

These items can be purchased at the school office (Office hours are 8 am - 3.30pm Mon-Fri.) Eftpos is available

Stationary Costs 2017

Whanau . Year . Rooms . Total Costs

Kakano . 0 / 1 . 6 / 7 . $15

Puawai . 2 / 3 / 4 . 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 . $20

Rakau . 4 / 5 / 6 . 10 / 11 / 13 . $33

Stationary packs are available for purchase at the school office.

School Canteen

(Situated at the side of the hall)

Lunches and Morning Tea (please order before school)

Toasted Sandwich $1.00

Monday and Friday:

Filled Roll $2.00

Steamed Pork Bun $2.50

Tuesday:

Pies $2.00

Wednesday and Thursday:

Chicken Delight $2.20

Bacon Quiche $2.50

Available during morning tea:

Cookie bite 20c

Afghan 60c

Chocolate Chip Cookie 60c

Vege Chips 40c

Chips 50c

Popcorn 60c

Moosie $1.00

Juicie $1.00

Le Snak $1.00

Golden Circle Fruit Drink $1.50

Panama Road School also receives a number of free lunches provided daily by the Eat My Lunch organisation. These lunches are available for students who have not been able to bring their own lunch for hardship reasons and are distributed in class by the teachers. We also have snacks provided by KIdscan, fruit provided by the Fruit in Schools programme and milk provided by Fonterra and this is available daily to all students at Panama Road School.