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Kiaora welcome to Ridgway School

Ridgway is a state co-educational full primary school, located in southern Brooklyn.

The school has a pleasant setting on expansive grounds and is ideally placed to make the most of all the advantages our capital city has to offer. The majority of our 230 students come from the suburbs of Mornington, Vogeltown, Brooklyn and Kingston.

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The school would like to thank the Thomas George McCarthy Trust for their biennial Library Grant received in December 2017. We have used this Grant to buy more books for our Library.

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2017 Term Dates:
Term 4 - 16 Oct - 15 Dec

2018 Term Dates:
Term 1 - 1st February to13 April
Term 2 - 30 April to 6 July
Term 3 - 23 July to 28 September
Term 4 - 15 Oct to 14 December (Please note: this date may change if a Teacher Only Day is scheduled)


Latest Newsletter:


Forward to Learning

with Mark Osborne

Wed 31 January
Do you wonder about how school works these days? Are you worried about Modern Learning Environments and BYOD? Come and listen to Mark Osborne explain why school needs to be different and what your child will need from school in order to be successful in the future

Excellence Awards Term 4 Week 4 2017
Caitlin, Matilda, Jaehee, Flynn C, Taran, Alman, Thomas D, India W, Max, Bushra, Dwiti, Kiaan, George R, Mishaela, Tasfiha, Mishela, Maile, Paige, Iris, Nina A, Darnell, Hamish, Finn, Ethan J, Ione, Thomas C, Oscar, Sophie, Lyric, Otene

Whāia te iti kahurangi ki te tūohu koe me he maunga teitei

Seek the treasure you value most dearly: if you bow your head, let it be to a lofty mountain.

This whakatauki is about aiming high for what is truly valuable, but it's real message is to be persistent and not let obstacles stop you from reaching your goal.

This Whakatauki relates to our Resilience value.

At Ridgway we encourage children to be persistent and to maintain enthusiasm and humour in all circumstances.

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