About Kim Hanley

Whangarei Group Calf Club


The weather was sunny and the excitement levels were high.  The animals were looking gorgeous, already to show off their skills.  From our class we had Hyrum, Georgia and Hayley with lambs and Lawren with her goat.  All four were placed in various events. Yay!  Hyrum won champion lamb in the N.E ring.  Well done [...]

Term 4 Preschool visits


We have loved having our special preschoolers Zoe, Charlie, Charlotte, Lori and Denzel visiting our class every Thursday for the last four weeks.  We have had a lot of fun getting to know each other.  We are all looking forward to you starting next year.

Room 4 at Kapa haka

Whangaruru Kapa Haka Festival

In week 7 our class went to the Kapa Haka festival in Whangaruru. The children looked beautiful in their special uniforms and they all performed so well. Super proud.

Cute Easter Bunny Rabbits

Easter rabbits

What an exciting last day of term!  In Room 4 we made cute easter bunny masks and had so much fun challenging eachother in the thundersticks competition. Congratulations to Georgia and Felise for being our class winners.  You were fearless! Here is an adorable photo of some of our Room 4 rabbits.  So cute!

Bush walk


Hi Everyone, Please remember our bush walk on Monday 30th March.  We will be driving to a lovely spot at Mel and J Horsfords farm in Maromaku and walking along the river edge through some of the most beautiful native bush.  J will be our guide teaching us all about native trees, bird life and pests.  We have [...]

Room 4 topic’s for Feb


TOPIC: For weeks 1-2 we will be focusing on “ME” as our topic. In weeks 3-4 we will move into looking at our school and learning about the different roles, groups and responsibilities there is in our school and in our class. We hope this will help students as they settle in to the new [...]

Welcome to Room 4


Happy New Year! Welcome to Room 4. We (Kim Hanley and Stacey Ruddell) are so excited to be working with your child throughout this year.  We are looking forward to getting to know each student and their whanau so please feel free to pop in. I believe our children are unique and precious with such [...]