In the little red school house
with my book and slate
in the little red school house
where I was often late...


Upcoming Events:

Next Haircut Date:


Upcoming Key Dates:

  • 20th September

Upcoming Public Holidays 2019:

● Good Friday: 19 April
● Easter Monday: 22 April
● Anzac Day: 25 April
● Queen’s Birthday: 3 June
● Labour Day: 28 October
● Show Day: 15 November

 School Term Dates 2019:

● Term 1: 30 January – 12 April
● Term 2: 29 April – 5 July
● Term 3: 22 July – 27 September
● Term 4: 14 October – 17 December

Queens Birthday High Tea

On Friday 31st May the Learning Centre are having a ‘Afternoon High Tea’ to celebrate Queens Birthday. They would like to welcome any Learning Centre whanau to come and join them at 2pm. You are welcome to bring a plate if you would like but there will be food provided as the Learning Centre will be busy making food for the event.

Learning Centre Trip

Our annual Learning Centre Trip is taking place this year on Wednesday 20th March. We are going to the Antarctic Centre as a follow on from the children’s interest of the sea and sea creatures.

We will be departing the Learning Centre by bus at 9.30am and we plan to return by 3.oopm. Please have your child at the centre by 9am.

Please make sure your child brings with them a packed lunch (no warm food or yoghurt please), a drink bottle, a warm jacket and appropriate footwear (no jandals).  Please remember to name all items.

We are looking forward to a fantastic day out!

Hearing and Vision

Reminder to parents/caregivers who have been notified that their child has a hearing and vision test.

It is on Wednesday 27th February. If your child is not booked into the centre that day then their test will take place at 11am.

Christmas Concert

West Melton Kindergarten, Nursery & Learning Centre Christmas Concert will be held this year on Friday 7th December from 10.00 am-12.00 noon.
We would love you and your families to come along and enjoy a fun filled morning with us!

Wheels Day

The Centre is having a wheels day on Thursday 1st November.

Children are welcomed to bring along anything with wheels for example; a bike, scooter, skateboard. Please remember a named helmet.

This will be an action packed fun filled day!

Centre Photos

This year the Nursery and Kindergarten photos will take place on Wednesday 17th October and Learning Centre photos will take place on Thursday 18th October.

More information to follow closer to the date.

Pirate Day

It is ‘International Talk Like A Pirate Day’ on Wednesday 19th September. Each year we celebrate this by dressing up as a pirate.

If you would like to then come dressed as a pirate for a day of action packed pirate activities including a treasure hunt!

Teddy Bears Picnic

On Wednesday 15th August 2018 we are having a Teddy Bears Picnic in the Learning Centre. Please bring along your teddy and wear your pyjamas for a day of fun sharing a picnic, games and a teddy bear hunt. Feel free to bring your favourite bedtime story to share with everyone.