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Stationery Lists for 2014, click here.

Click the image and enter the code XFC186 when ordering for the school to receive a 10 cent rebate.

2014 Term Dates

Term 1: 7th Feb - 17th April

Term 2: 5th May - 4th July

Term 3: 21st July - 26th Sept

Term 4: 13th Oct - 19th Dec

Digital Calendar Dates (click on this to download a file and add the term dates for 2013 to your digital diary)


Newsletter, Week 2 Term 3

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SCHOOL CLOSED - Thursday 24 July 2014

School is closed tomorrow (24.7.14) due to parts for the boiler pump not being able to arrive in time along with the fact that we are unable to to get the classrooms heated up to the legal required standard.

Please check the school website, facebook and listen to the radio station throughout the day (24.7.14) tomorrow for any further updates.

We are sincerely sorry for any inconvenience that this causes for families.  Please don't hesitate to contact Simon Bell on 0212533645 if you have any further questions.


Newsletter, Week 1 Term 3

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BeHAGs Bookings 13th and 14th August

Bookings for these goal setting meetings with you, your child and your child’s teacher are now open.  They are set down for Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th August.  

Meetings will begin on the 13th at 3.15 with the last booking available at 5.00pm and on the 14th they begin at 1.15pm with the last booking at 7.45pm.   To book follow these simple steps;

Click on this image and enter the code A6GR2

and book your times.


Boiler Update

Please remind your children to come dressed wearing warm clothing tomorrow (23.7.14) as our boiler will not be operational.  The pump is being replaced tomorrow so suggested items to wear are:

  • warm jacket
  • hat
  • thermal under their school t-shirt
  • track suit pants

If the weather is too cold tomorrow and the school is required to close then an announcement will be made on 'The Hits' radio station, via our Facebook page and via the skoolbag app.


We apologise for the inconvienence this may cause and appreciate your patience and understanding around this.


Newsletter, Week 9 Term 2

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Otautau School Mowing Contract

Otautau Primary School calls for suitably qualified contractors to submit a tender for the Otautau Primary School Grass Maintenance Contract.

Tender documents are available at the School Office, Elles Road, Otautau or can be requested by email at

Tenders must be lodged with the school by 12.00 noon on Monday 28th July 2014.

Enquiries to or phone 03 2258320.



Newsletter, Week 8 Term 2

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Its a great read, enjoy.