Primary Father's Day Breakfast Thursday 30 August

Fathers of Preschool and Primary students are warmly invited to join their children for breakfast in the Cultural Centre at 7.15am on Thursday 30 August.  Breakfast will start promptly at 7.30am and finish at 8.15am.     

This is a lovely informal occasion and an opportunity for Fathers and their children to meet socially and a chance to get to know friends.  In order to cover costs we will be charging $19 +gst for Dads, $10 +gst for children in PS - Year 3 and $12 +gst per child in Years 4 - 6 which will be added to your account.    

For catering purposes we ask that you register for this event using the link below by Monday 27 August. Even if you can't make it (but we hope you can), please register so we know you have received this invitation. There is a “No I can't make it" option on the registration form:   


If you have any queries please contact Jo Sherlock  ph: 464 2033 or email jo.sherlock@marsden.school.nz  
We look forward to seeing you.

Primary Book Fair

The Book Fair will be held in the Primary Library from 22 August until 28 August. It will be open at lunchtimes & after school until 4pm on those days. Girls will have forms they will fill out with wish lists/requests during their library sessions. Eftpos will be available & cash acceptable.

Changes to 2019 Term Dates

Please note slight changes to 2019 term dates (in Terms 1 and 4):  Term 1 Thursday 7 February – Friday 12 April  Term 2 Monday 29 April – Friday 5 July  Term 3 Monday 29 July – Friday 27 September  Term 4 Monday 14 October – Friday 6 December

Primary Parent Teacher Interviews

Primary Parent Teacher interviews are on Tuesday 21 and Thursday 23 August (3.30pm – 5.30pm, 6.15pm – 7.15pm).
Bookings can be made at https://www.schoolinterviews.co.nz  Bookings open on Tuesday 7 August. 
You will need to enter the school event code to make your bookings on the school interviews website shown above.  The event code for Primary interviews is p2yuy. The Preschool event code is djteh.   If you have any difficulties with the system please contact Jo Sherlock by email jo.sherlock@marsden.school.nz or phone 464 2033.

Bus Monitors

Year 12 and 13 students have now been elected as Bus Monitors for morning and after school rides.  If your child would like some assistance with catching the bus please contact cici.davie@marsden.school.nz