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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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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After last night’s announcement we will preparing for a normal week at school under Level 2 conditions.
Please continue to reinforce the healthy hand washing with our whānau and if your children are unwell to keep them at home.
Any adults coming into school please use the contract tracing QR code’s or tick the class sheets in classes.

Massive thanks to the staff for being prepared with work/books going home on Friday.

can make sure books come back on Monday as the teachers will no doubt be wanting to use them.

Enjoy the sun and we look forward to Monday be as close to normal as possible.

Lockdown Learning Starting Tomorrow.

Kia ora whanau,
We will be getting into full swing with online learning from tomorrow. I know many have already been fully immersed in this. We will be exploring some other options and I will be doing live updates each day via Facebook.
Thanks to all the teachers who have been fully immersed in creating new ways to make this lockdown learning work for as many as we can.
Here is the timetable for the new Home Learning TV Channel that starts this Wednesday 15th April on TV2+1.
9.00am – 9.10am Parenting – Nathan Wallis 9.10am – 9.25am Early Learning 9.25am – 9.40am Junior Health (Age 5 – 9.40am – 9.55am Junior Literacy (Age 5 – 9.55am – 10.05am Maia the Brave 10.05am – 10.30am Beginning Te Reo 10.30am – 10.50am Beginning Te Reo 10.30am – 10.50am Junior Science and Maths (Age 5 – 10.50am – 11.00am Kai 5 11.00am – 11.15am Middle Literacy and Language (Age 9 – 11) 11.15am – 11.40am Middle Maths (Age 9 – 11) 11.40am – 12.05pm Junior Project 12.05pm – 12.30pm Fanimals 12.30pm – 12.40pm Parenting with Nathan Wallis 12.40pm – 1.00pm Aotearoa HIstory 1.00pm – 1.30pm Senior Literacy (Age 12 – 15) 1.30pm – 1.55pm Born to Move – (Teens) 1.55pm – 2.25pm Advanced Te Reo 2.25pm – 2.50pm Senior Project 2.50pm – 3.00pm Daily Diary
Looks like some great line ups
I have linked the page from the MOE in regards to Learning via TV channels.