School classroom hours are from 9.00am – 2.40pm Rimu,  9.00am – 2.50pm Kowhai and 9.00am – 3pm Kauri each week day. Attendance is required on all days that the school is open. If a student has a sibling in the junior school, they will finish at 2.40pm to collect their younger sibling.

  • Morning Interval dependent on classroom – 20 mins between 10.30am – 11.30am
  • Lunch is from 1 pm – 1.50pm

Term Dates 2021

Term 1  09/02/2021    –      16/04/2021

Term 2  03/05/2021    –      09/07/2021

Term 3  26/07/2021    –      01/10/2021

Term 4  18/10/2021    –      17/12/2021

Syndicates

The school has 3 syndicates, teachers plan programmes of work collaboratively.

Rimu (Juniors)

New Entrants, Years 1 & 2

Kowhai (Middle School)

Years 3 & 4

Kauri (Seniors)

Years 5 & 6

At Chaucer we have 4 school House names. Each house has it’s own colour (Muriwai – Red

Bethells – Yellow  Karekare – Blue  Piha – Green  (see the flags below).

(Students in the same family are put in the same house name.)

Muriwai

Bethells

Karekare

Piha

CHAUCER SCHOOL LUNCH ORDERS – FRIDAYS

Fridays – Sushi (Chicken, Salmon, Tuna,  Vegetarian)

Sushi lunch orders are available on Fridays.  Sushi pack (small) or chicken on rice are $5.00 each. Sushi pack (large) $8.00  Please place your orders between 8.30am – 8.55am at the office.