School Community Picnic

A truly successful evening with many school families coming along to school to enjoy a picnic meal and then joining in for House Games.

Tug of War winner in the adult section was GREEN HOUSE

Tug of War winner in the children's section was RED HOUSE

Many thanks to the PTA for assisting with the barbecue and providing ice blocks.

We would love some photos of the event activities, if you are able to email them to


Franklin Triathlon is full.

No more entries will be accepted.

PTA AGM - 4 March - 7.15pm

Followed by a short meeting.


Franklin Primary Schools Triathlon 2015

Entries must be in by 27 February.

Please go to to enter.

Please let the school know if your child has entered.


Soccer Coaching

This starts on 27 February and those who have booked will have marked the dates on your calendar. The last two sessions are now on the events calendar. These are the first two Fridays of Term 2. 

24 April 

1 May

Life Education

Many thanks to the parents who attended the information session at the caravan yesterday. Louise explained the history of Life Education and why the giraffe is their symbol. As a result, parents could understand why there is a $5 charge to have use of the wonderful resources the educator uses with our students. 

School Community Picnic 5.30pm Thursday 26 February

Another chance to connect with staff and other parents. Bring your family picnic dinner and join us to have some fun together. Be prepared to participate in some races with your children, so casual dress essential. Or watch the fun and chat with school friends. Thank you to the PTA for assisting staff in the organisation of this evening.

Thank You Parents

Many thanks for attending our Parent Information Evening last night. The teachers valued your attendance and contributions. This is a special time for you to connect or reconnect with your children's classroom teachers at the start of the new school year. Communication is the key to our school partnership with parents. 

Soccer Lessons at lunchtime $44.00 for 6 lessons

Changes to the timetable.

February 27th

March 6th, 13th, 20th

There will be 2 more sessions in Term 2. Dates will be advertised.

Stationery Sales 2015

29 & 30 January Hours: 9am to 1pm

NO CREDIT CARDS or EFTPOS facilities available. Cash or cheque only. You may pay by internet banking prior to the collection of stationery packs. Please bring along your bank payment confirmation printout with you in case of processing delays between banks, together with a full itemised breakdown of your payment


Term 1     2 February to 2 April

Term 2     20 April to 3 July

Term 3     20 July to 25 September

Term 4     12 October to 17 December

There are 2 extra days that Pukekohe East has as holidays. The day after Queen's Birthday weekend Tuesday 2 June and the day after Labour Day Tuesday 27 October.

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We have 246 mobile phones

Thank you to the Hallidays we now have 246 mobile phones.

If we get more we can get awesome prizes.

Camp Photos 2014 & Sport & EOTC blog

At my last count only 33 hits were made on our camp photo page on our Sport and EOTC blog so I am posting the link again. It was previously put in a school news letter.

Also some other great photos are up for viewing too. Please do have a look.

You can reach Sport & EOTC blog via sports tab above or click the link below to go to camp photos page.

Camp Photos



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