End of term 1 2018

Kia ora katoa The term has passed very quickly with our staff all working diligently to meet the needs of our wonderful students. Every day there is something to celebrate. I want to take this opportunity to acknowledge all the staff for their commitment and love of...

January 2018

Welcome to 2018. It has been great to have our students return for the year. We have a full complement of staff and have welcomed two new teachers and a music therapist into the team.  Six new students will be enrolled for this term taking our roll to 141. The board...

August 2017

Tenā koutou katoa. Our kapa haka group performed admirably at the Cultural Festival last week. They did themselves and the school proud, their new uniforms adding to the scene.The PTA did a great job in raising the funds for these with the the generous donation from...

April 2017

The end of the term finished positively albeit students and staff alike found the eleven week term somewhat challenging at times. I acknowledge the contribution that Peter Coker ( board chair) and Annette Burnette made to Allenvale over the last decade. Both have...

Ashgrove Satellite

The  new learning block at Ashgrove School that includes the Allenvale School Satellite Unit was opened on Friday 10th March.It was a great event and demonstrated the very large ‘welcome mat’ that we have experienced from the principal, the staff and the...

Welcome to the 2017 School Year

It is great to have all the students back into school and we welcome our new students and their families. 2017 will be an interesting year for Learning Support ( previously Special Education), as the new pilot for parent access to the Ministry of Education Learning...