Pupils at Paparoa Street Primary School, Christchurch, New Zealand

Welcome to our school

Welcome to Paparoa Street School, one of Christchurch’s leading primary schools. We offer a happy, positive learning environment and a family atmosphere.

We are in a Decile 10 area and accept students from Years 1 – 6. We welcome visits from interested families at any time. We would love to meet you and show you what makes our school so special. Why not ring the Office and make an appointment?

Notice board

Cross Country Postponement

The Cross Country has been postponed until Friday 16 May due to the wet ground conditions in the Rutland  Reserve.

Glitz and Glam!

GLITZ AND GLAM!
Tickets for the PTA's "Glitz and Glam" ball to be held on Saturday 12 April, are now on
sale at the office, at $40 per person. There is an Earlybird special - any ticket purchased prior to Friday 27th March will go into the draw to win a meal at the Manchester St Lone Star to the value of $100! The PTA is planning a spectacular and fun red carpet event with a great line-up of live music, cash-bar and auction fundraiser. Family and friends of the school are welcome so be in quickly!

School Lunch Price Changes

Please note new prices when ordering school lunches and please provide correct amounts
·       Small Pies -    $1.20
·       Rice Balls       $4.50
·       Smart Cookie $1.20
 
·       Raspberry buns deleted

The full menu can be found under School Information / Lunches

Some Housekeeping Information

General Information

Sports Link

Click on the link below to find out the latest information from Sport Canterbury such as results, draws, rules, maps, and dates of events.

www.primarysportscanterbury.org.nz

Keeping in touch

The best way to keep up with news is to check the daily bulletin. Just ring 352 8160, and hit "2" for the bulletin. You can also email Linda Halliday at office@paparoastreet.school.nz and have an email address added to our email tree. The updates are also being sent daily via this method to subscribers of that service.

Message for International Students & Parents

Christchurch is alive and well. Our school is situated in the North West of Christchurch and has been unaffected by the earthquake. We still offer:

  • A caring and supportive environment for students and parents
  • A quality education
  • Additional English tuition
  • Relevant field trips

If you have any queries please contact Raewyn Saunders at saunders@paparoastreet.school.nz or 3528160 ext 803

Security

Could you please be vigilant and report any suspicious behavior in the school grounds, especially over the school holidays, to School (3528160) or Sub 5 Security Ph: 3561200.

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About our school

Our school is fortunate to have wonderfully hard working and committed staff and an active involved parent community. This makes for a happy and positive school environment.

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our school

The education we offer

At Paparoa Street School children are engaged, challenged and enjoy learning. Their work is shared and celebrated and they develop positive self-esteem through building on success.

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the education we offer

We welcome international students

New Zealand is a great place to study. We welcome international students and the contribution they bring to our vibrant multicultural school.

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international enrolments