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Dates for the Diary

Term dates for 2023:

Term 1

  • starts Monday 30th January
  • ends Thursday 6th April

Term 2

  • starts Wednesday 26th April (Monday 24th is a Teacher only Day and Tuesday 25th is Anzac Day)
  • ends Friday 30th June 

Term 3

  • starts Monday 17th July
  • ends Friday 22nd September 

Term 4

  • starts Monday 9th October
  • ends Friday 15th December, 12pm

Other days including Public Holidays:

Monday 5th June - King’s Birthday

Tuesday 6th June - Staff Only Day (Macandrew Bay School closed)

Monday 23rd October - Labour Day

Friday 17th November - Staff Only Day

Dates for Term 3:

Saturday 12th August & Sunday 13th August - Ski Weekend Cardrona (contact:

Monday 21st - Friday 25th August - Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday 22nd - Friday 25th August - Life Education

Thursday 24th August - Toroa Class Fair

Friday 25th August - Book Character Dress up Day

Friday 25th August - Daffodil Day 

Saturday 26th August & Sunday 27th August - Ski Weekend Cardrona (contact:

Tuesday 29th - Wednesday 30th August - School Photos

Monday 11th - Friday 15th September - Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori and Otago Polyfest

Thursday 14th September, 7pm - Whānau and School Fundraising Team meeting, School Library - everyone welcome!

Monday 18th September, 6:30pm - Board of Trustees Meeting

Monday 18th & Tuesday 19th September - Art Gallery Trips for Tūī (9:30 Mon), Kererū (11:30 Mon) and Rātā (9:30 Tues)


Parent/Whānau Assemblies Term 3:

Friday 18th August, 2pm - Kererū class leading. Other classes sharing a short Drama item and song


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