Category Archives: Health Promoting Schools




Kapahaka 2014

We are underway with our kapahaka practices for 2014. Our junior and senior team practices are held one after the other on Wednesday afternoons. At this early stage, there are almost 100 children who are interested in being a part of kapahaka. Newfield Kindergarten is entering a kapahaka team in the Polyfest festival for the […]


Cross Country is on its way!

and cross country weather is definitely here as well. Don’t forget a change of clothes each day as you are likely to get muddy and wet when out running. There are a range of different course being run this year, so there is a challenge for everyone – hard out athlete to genteel jogger. We […]




Koha Kai ~ Term 2, 2014

Kia ora and welcome back to Term 2. You will be pleased to know that Koha Kai is bigger and better this term – running three days a week – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays. Menu options went home today and there are plenty of order envelopes at the school office. Don’t forget your gold coin […]



Southland Primary School Athletics

This annual event was held this weekend. It was a frosty start to a day that just got warmer and warmer. It was a pleasure to watch all the Newfield Park students giving their all as part of the Suburbs Zone. The results will be published this week in the school newsletter. Athletics is a […]