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Tēnā Koutou, I hope you have had a fabulous start to 2022 and managed to make the most of our wonderful summer and everything that New Zealand has to offer. At Whenuapai School we have been busy preparing for the new school year, with lots of planning and preparation underway. We have welcomed a number … Read moreA message from our Principal – Mr Adam Cels
Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānau, Thank you for your patience and understanding this morning as we worked with the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Education to gather more information. We are pleased to let you know that we have received confirmation from the Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) that our student was not … Read moreUpdate for Families
Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānau, The following letter contains the most recent information and guidance provided by the Ministry of Education (MOE). The Government has kept with their cautious approach when responding to COVID-19 and as a result, we will stay at Alert Level 3 for a bit longer. At full Alert Level 3 you … Read moreLetter to families – 13 October 2021
Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānau, Many parents and whānau are feeling anxious about their children’s behaviour and routine changes through alert level changes and extended alert level restrictions. In response to these concerns, the Ministry of Education has put together a video with some tips and advice for parents from Dr Hinemoa Elder (child adolescent … Read moreVideo – Lockdown Tips
Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānau, As you are probably aware from the news bulletin today, the Prime Minister has announced that Auckland will remain at Alert Level 4 for another week. The intention is that at 11.59pm next Tuesday, 21 September 2021, the Auckland region will then move to Alert Level 3. This decision will … Read morePrincipal’s Update – 13 September 2021
Pātaka Kai Opening Hours: Under COVID Alert Level 4, we are providing a delivery service on Wednesdays and Fridays. Pātaka Kai – Food Support Visionwest Pātaka Kai is now operating throughout West Auckland using a delivery model. That means, you can order emergency food support and we will deliver it to your home. To order … Read morePataki Kai at Vision West are now doing deliveries.
Lockdown – Alert Level 4 Auckland will be remaining at Alert Level 4 until 11.59pm Tuesday 14 September 2021 and this decision will be reviewed by the Government on Monday, 13 September 2021. This means that Whenuapai School remains closed. As always, please see HERO for all home learning information from your teaching team and … Read moreLockdown Level 4 extended to 11.59pm Tuesday, 14 September 2021
Lockdown – Alert Level 4 As you will be aware last night at 11.59pm, we moved into Alert Level 4 lockdown for a period of 7 days. This means that Whenuapai School is now closed. Like you, we are saddened by this situation however we know and understand that the health and wellbeing of our … Read moreSchool Closed – Level 4 Lockdown
Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānau, We are moving down to Alert Level 2 from 11.59pm tonight and therefore school be fully open from tomorrow. The Team is excited about reconnecting with you all. Please see attached letter with more information about Alert Level 2 and what this means for you and your children. Ngā mihi … Read moreSchool Fully Open From Tomorrow – 18 Feb 2021
Kia ora koutou, As you will be aware, there have been three confirmed cases of COVID-19 in South Auckland. As a result, the Government announced at 7pm last night, that the whole of Auckland will move from Alert Level 1 to Alert Level 3 for the next 72 hours from midnight last night. That means … Read moreUpdate for Parents – 15/02/2021