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New Assembly time for 2014

We held our first Caught Being Good Assembly for the year on Friday. It was a beautiful summer afternoon and we already had a bucketful of ‘Gotcha’ tickets for the kind and thoughtful choices children were making in the playground. There was singing, snapshots of what the children had been up to during the week, […]


Polyfest Performance tomorrow

Yes, after hours of practice it is finally here. Our kapahaka team will be performing tomorrow, Thursday 21 August at the Civic Theatre. If you have your seats by 10 o’clock, you are sure to see us. This is a great morning out and the theatre will be packed so get there early to get […]


KIdsCan Mufti Day

Last Friday, 9 August, Newfield Park School decided to celebrate KidsCan Mufti Day by dressing up as book characters and authors. We spelled out KidsCan in some of the hand knitted scarves we received for every child in the school. We had a great time and we really appreciate all that KidsCan does for us, […]


Caught Being Good Mum 2013

On Friday, 9th May, we celebrated our Mums by holding a Caught Being Good Assembly for our mothers. Children from all over the school wrote in to describe what wonderful people their mothers were. We were able to draw one letter out and acknowledge that Mum at our school assembly. Our Mum for 2013 was […]


School Picnic 2013

It may have been windy, it may have rained during the day but the hardy Newfield Park school community still went ahead with the school picnic on Tuesday, 5 March. It started at 5:00pm with everyone bringing a picnic and joining together by the hall. The staff and many of the children dressed in green […]


Thank you Invercargill North Rotary Club for our Dictionaries!

Every year the Invercargill North Rotary Club along with their sponsors give each Year 4 student in Southland a free dictionary of their very own. For the children of Newfield Park School this is an important day, part of becoming a Senior student and leaving behind their years in the juniors. Mrs Merle O’Donnell explained […]


Junior Kapahaka wows at Registration Ceremony 2012

Subject : PRT Graduation Date : Friday, 7 December 2012 From : Sharon Livingstone To : Sonya Carey   Kia ora Sonya, We were impressed by the group of students who performed at the Working Men’s Club last night – such mana – please convey to your staff and students how much we enjoyed their […]


Road Safety

The Police Road Safety team visited with our Junior School to talk about being safe around roads. This included walking on footpaths and also safe ways to scooter. All children have received a free ‘high vis’ to wear when going to and from school. Our two lovely models, Jonty & Macy show us how stand […]


The Big Sing Out 2012

Miss Thomson and her trusty band of singers took part in this year’s ‘Big Sing Out’ performance at the Civic Theatre recently. This year the theme was ‘Numbers’ with all the songs making some reference to mathematics. There was a guest performer who sang with the choir. Congratulations on all your hard work, it was […]