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Celebrate Matariki

From the 15 June to 20 July ABC Howick embraced Matariki – The Maori New Year.  Matariki symbolises a time of renewal and an opportunity to reflect on who we are at this moment in time, build connections and strengthen togetherness with our whanau. The children had the opportunity to participate in a range of experiences including the Traditional Maori […]

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Celebrating Chinese New Year

The 12-16 February 2018 saw ABC Howick embracing the celebrations for Chinese New Year with many of our children’s families offering to share their expertise and help us to strengthen our learning opportunities and teaching of the significance of this special occasion within our Chinese community.  During the week the aroma of Chinese cooking filled our […]

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Christmas fun

Saturday the 2nd of December 2017 saw the ABC Howick playground come alive in celebration as we held our Christmas family fun day.   We treated our families to a BBQ lunch with the children also enjoying the bouncy castle, balloon artist and face painting. Beautiful weather and an amazing turn out from our families – […]

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