Go Girls Cricket Festival

The girls came up against a mixture of teams from other schools in the Taupō district we played with a lot of passion and pride when representing our school.

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Slip sliding away through extreme water play

We had the time of our lives slip and sliding our way down the water slide together our Middle and Senior School cooled off

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Push Pin - Where in the World? Going Global

Research, investigation, inquiry, presentation and celebrations – this is how we engage our learners at Wairakei Primary School

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The Plastic Problem

For those of us who do not work for an enormous global corporation have to make do with Genius Hour. Read more about 'The Plastic Problem'...

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Slam Poetry in Room 6

We were very lucky to have a visiting poet, Te Kahu Rolleston, work with us.

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Cross-Country 2018

A cold and blustery day saw 34 Wairakei Primary School students from years 4, 5 and 6 make the trip to Spa Park to compete in the 2018 Inter-School Cross Country

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The Book Fair 2018

Wairakei Primary School sold $4,100 worth of books raising over $1,000 for the school library

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Aratiatia visits Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

Staff and students (previously of Wairakei Primary School) allowed us to tour the very well-equipped and productive Design and Innovation Centre, looking at learning in action

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