Many a joke about his massive head was made when Mike King took to the stage at the Waiheke High School hall on Wednesday last week.As the founder and ambassador of The Key to Life Charitable Trust, King has...
Island tamariki under five took to the stage at Te Huruhi School on Friday with a Sing in Spring concert arranged by teacher Maikara Ropata.Kaumatua Pita Mahaki gave an opening karakia, before the hall collectively sang the waiata E...
Teachers from both Te Huruhi and Waiheke Primary Schools were involved in the national strike action on Wednesday 15 August to ask for increased pay, reduced class sizes and extra resources to support special needs students. “I found it inspiring...
School’s outAround 50 primary school staff, students and supporters gathered at the Ostend causeway on Wednesday to push for improved teaching conditions and increased government funding.Those striking on Waiheke joined around 30,000 people calling for action in public events...
A fantastic night was had by all at the Waiheke High School senior ball at Cable Bay on Friday 27 July.Students and teachers celebrated the Casino Royale-themed event in style. The evening included a sit-down dinner and DJ curated...
A group of talented Waiheke High School Students took out first prize in the Focus on Ability Short Film Festival.The festival asks filmmakers to ‘Focus on the Ability’ of people with a disability and tell a story on film...
On Tuesday, Tī Kōuka class from Waiheke Primary School went to Whakanewha to collect data from the rocky shore.  We braved the miserable gusts of wind and torrential rain as our teeth chattered and bodies shook with cold. Luckily...
About 50 year seven and eight students of Waiheke High School dressed in fancy fluorescent clothes and colours for a disco at the school hall last Friday.The disco was put on by the Piringakau kapa haka group to fundraise...
Waiheke athletes featured prominently in the Auckland central primary schools cross country event last week, with five island runners achieving top-20 finishes.More than 40 runners from Waiheke Primary and Te Huruhi Primary made the trip to Grey Lynn Park.Full...
More than 272 students in years three to six at Te Huruhi Primary School showed up in their best running gear last Thursday, as the cross country race was on. The kids’ mission: to run around the school the...