What are we? (set by NZTA) We are a volunteer, non-profit organisation. We form a link between the school and the community. Joining us is a great opportunity to get to know more about the school, to meet new people and form friendships. You can be involved as little or as much as you like and we would like to welcome any parents to come along. We are under the umbrella of the NZPTA and a registered as a Charity.
Who are we? Officers are to be elected at the first meeting every year. The current officers and members are: Chairperson: Leanne Young Secretary: Toni Burnside Staff representatives: Lisa Handley and Toni Burnside Board representative: Kylie Finances: Home and School funds operate as an income and expenditure spreadsheet through the BOT (this is a legal requirement)
Mission Statement H&S (set by NZPTA) To encourage the parents involvement and participation to assist all children develop their talents, self esteem and character, to ensure they have the ability to lead a full and productive life. We will reflect the CNB vision in “working together to be the best we can be".
Our goals (set by NZPTA) To promote the welfare and education of the students through nurturing relationship between parents/whanau, teachers and wider community
To liaise with other organizations for the benefit of our students and their families
To work in co-operation with the BOT
To facilitate networking and information sharing between parent, teacher and organizations
To encourage parents to become member of the CNB H&S
What do we do? (set by NZPTA) The H&S’s role is to support the teachers, management and (BOT if required), while providing a voice for parents. This includes information sharing and parent consultation, hosting social and school events and involving the wider community in school activities. It will also include fundraising.