The partnership between home and school is a key factor in the success of all tamariki at Pukekohe Hill School.
On this page you will find a community calendar with upcoming events, and links to articles and other information that we think may be of interest to families.
Another way of connecting with us is through our school Facebook page - become a member and join in with some positive discussions about our school.
and suggestions for supporting your child's learning at home.
Pukekohe Community of Learning
The Pukekohe Community of Learning is a group of 17 schools across the Franklin area, committed to providing quality education, and a cohesive learning pathway with the aim of promoting success for all tamariki.
Check out the the community web-site by clicking on the logo if you are interested in finding out more about it.
Healthy and nutritious diets are a key component in setting our tamariki up for successful learning.
Check out this message from the Heart Foundation about the kind of lunch box foods that will help give your children the energy needed to stay engaged in their learning throughout the day.
Hot Topics in Education
Anxiety is a very real issue for many tamariki and their whanau.
This is an interesting article with 10 ways for families to help their children cope with and manage their anxiety levels.
10 Things To Do (And Not Do) When Children Are AnxiousWhen children are chronically anxious, even the most well-meaning parents can fall into a negative cycle and, not wanting a child to suffer, actually exacerbate the youngster’s anxiety. It happens when parents, anticipating a child’s fears, try to protect her from them. Here are pointers for helping children escape the cycle of anxiety. 1. The goal