Update on Covid @ South Mak

Evening family and whanau, The weather truly has made it very pleasant around school for all those able to attend.  Just as an update, alongside our current number of students and families isolating due to Covid we have been informed of a student who was at school today that has

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Principal's Vlogs

Update on Start of Year managing Covid:

Friday 28th January Dear Parents, Caregivers and Whānua, There are exciting times ahead. Come Tuesday the 1st of February we will enter another interesting year for education and for our whole community. I have waited to send information about how we will be starting the year until we have the

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Sports Assembly

Sports Assembly
On Friday from 2.00 – 2.30 pm we will be holding a sports assembly.
Unfortunately, due to covid restrictions, we are unable to invite parents/whanau to attend.
As we appreciate that parents would like to share in their children’s achievements we will be live streaming the assembly on our South Mak page.
Thank you for your understanding and support.

Cross Country Important Information

Dear Parents and Whānau,

Cross country will be going ahead this Friday 22nd Oct. To meet the Public Health requirements along with following what the Marton Golf course requires of us spectators have the following guidelines:

  • Wear face masks
  • Scan in to the venue
  • Social distancing practices
  • Not associating with students (I know this will be hard but for the event to go ahead we need your cooperation) 
    • There will be some designated viewing spots for parents in different places.
    • There will be designated areas for students and we will work very hard to keep students in these areas.
  • All students stay at the venue until the end of the event.

This will also be a house event. Students are to come to school in their uniform and they can bring along a house coloured top to run in.

Please make sure that your child has a drink bottle of water packed for the day along with their lunch. Subway lunches will be delivered to the golf course if they have been ordered.

These are the order of the races – please note that the times are only an approximation.

Year 6-7-8 Girls               12:35

Year 6-7-8 Boys               12:50

Year 4-5 Boys/ Girls       1:10

Year 2-3 Boys/ Girls       1:25

Year NE-Yr 1 Boys Girls   1:35

Hockey Players


Year 5-8 Hockey

This week’s Friday games

We play the 6-Aug games that were postponed due to bad weather.



Y5-8 Development Programme

Registration/Consent forms are due back this Friday 20th August

to the Assoc (via email) or hardcopy given to your competition administrator on 

Payment due by next Wednesday 25th August

Programme begins Friday 27th August at FAHS

Netball Draw 14th August