Kāiti School

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Success here means Success there!


August 2013 - Kaiti School 2nd Gisborne Interschools Hockey. (our first year playing hockey too!)

August 2013   - Messiah Tiopira 2nd Te Wananga O Aotearoa National Art Competition Junior Section 

September 2013 - Kaiti School 1st place Gisborne Fast Five Netball. 

September 2013 - Kaiti School 4st place (out of 20 schools) Gisborne Inter School Cross country. 

YEAR 3 Girls - Serenity Jahnke - 9th

YEAR 3 Boys - Dann Larby - 4th, Jett Larby - 6th
YEAR 4 Girls - Sierrah Jur
y - 1st
YEAR 4 Boys - Emorie Tihore-Green - 4th
YEAR 5 Girls - Rylee O'Connor - 1st, Vicky Kaloni - 5th
 YEAR 6 Boys - Hamiora McCabe - 5th, Jade McGarrett - 7th

September 2013 - Kaiti School winner Pool 2 Gisborne Primary Rugby. Beat Wainui School in the finals. 

September 2013 - Kaiti School Runner up Gisborne Primary Schools Netball Season. Runner up to Te Hapara School. 

September 2013 - Kaiti School Finalist NZ Maori Language Awards. Nga tohu Reo Maori. 

November 2013 - Congrats to Bully Duke Madoc, Akanete Maka and Diamond Mc Clutchie-Lewis who were gifted bikes from Bikes for Kids - from Variety for Kids.  Happy Riding! 

January 2014 - Kaiti School is recognised on the Global Stage.  Kaiti School is mentioned at the United Nations Convention in Geneva for its successful Whanau ora School Pilot - Kaiti ora.  Mean Kaiti Mean! 

February 2014 - Well done to the Kaiti Mixed Touch Team who placed 3rd in the Gisborne Primary School's Touch Tournament. Great to see us moving up the in placings on our 2013 results.  

May 2014 - Ka pai to the Dance Crew.  3rd Place in the Gisborne Primary School's Rhythmical Dance Competition. Ka pai to the Kaiti Gymnastics Squad, 3rd Place in the Gisborne Primary School's Gymnastics Festival.  

September 2014 - Congrats to the Kaiti Cross Country Team,4th Place at the Interschool cross country again this year.  Well done to Sierrah Jury who placed 1st for Year 5 Girls.  We are so proud of you all. 

December 2014 - Congrats to The Kaiti Super Sluggers who won the Gisborne Primary Schools Tee Ball competition and a big well done to the Kaiti Mini sox who came runners up to the sluggers! 

March 2015 - Well done to Kyan Ayton who placed 3rd in the Gisborne region for 8 Year old boys at the InterSchool Swimming Sports across all strokes. Well done as well to Sierrah Jury and Chey Gibson Park for making the finals as well this year. 

March 2015 - Congratulations to the Year 5 Boys Triathlon Team! 1st Place at the Interschool Triathlon comp.  Team members were Levi Soto (Swimming), Jett Larby (Running) and Kevin Higgins (Cycle). 

May 2015 - Congratulations to the Seniors Dance Team. 2nd Place Gisborne Primary Schools Rhythmical Dance Competition.  

May 2015 - Well done Kaiti School and Te Kura Reo Rua o Waikirikiri. Combined finalists in the Engaging Category of the NZ Prime Ministers Excellence Awards. What an amazing community Kaiti is. 



June 2015 - Fast 5 Netball. We made it to the finals and came second to Te Wharau in a close encounter.  (6-5).  Players of the tournament Sierrah Jury and Lena Kaloni. Kia Tu Pakari Kaiti Kiwi! 

August 2015 - Well done to Kaiti Weka. Winners 2015 D Grade Netball season. Congrats to the girls and their coach Koka Trudy.

September 2015 - Congratulations to Nenisi Tolu Ist Place Lea Faka Tonga Schools Speech Competition, 2nd Place Anneserina Tuilautala.

February 2016 - Congratulations to Kyan Ayton.  2nd Overall - Year 4 Boys Gisborne InterSchool Swimming Sports. 

March 2016 We are very proud of the Year 6 Girls Triathlon Team who placed 3rd, the Year 6 Boys team who placed 2nd and the Year 5 Boys team who placed 4th at the recent Inter School Triathlon sports. 

May 2016 Congratulations to The DanceFit Seniors team. 3rd at the recent Gym Festival for the Rhythmical section. 

September 2016 Congratulations to the Tamararo Team who made the top 4 this year and are heading to nationals in 2017. Kia Tu Rangatira! 

February 2017 - Te Aroha Rose Whaanga-Smith gets her Tamararo story published in Toi Toi, a New Zealand journal for young writers.  #inspiring others

March 2017 - Year 6 Girls 1st Triathalon Team 2017.  

May 2017 - Congratulations to Puhi Kaiti . 1st Place Tamararo 2017.

May 2017 - Wharekauri - 1st Place Education Category - Hawkes Bay/Poverty Architects Awards.

May 2017 - 2nd Place Gisborne Primary Schools Rhythmical Dance Competition

August 2017 - Kaiti Senior Team - 1st Primary School A Grade Netball 2017

August 2017 - Well done to Tiopira Kirk - 1st Year 6 Boys InterSchool Crosscountry 

September 2017 - Big paki up for the Our Tuakana Netball team who took out the inter school Friday competition.  #amazing kids, amazing coaches, amazing season.  

November 2017 - Nga mihi to Te Ropu Kapahaka o Puhi Kāiti.  Top Primary Year 1-6 School at Te Mana Kuratahi Kapahaka nationals 2017.

May 2018 - 1st Place Gisborne Rythmical Dance Competition Primary Section 

June 2018 - Congratulations to Kaiti School ..Finalists in the 2018 Prime Ministers Excellence Awards.

September 2018 - Congratulations to Te Kapahaka o Puhi Kaiti - 3rd Tamararo 2018.  1st Moteatea, 1st Haka, 1st Waiata Tira, 1st Kaitataki Tane, 1st Kaitataki Wahine, 1st Kakahu

November 2018 - Congratulations to Koka Billie-Jean who has been awarded the WOOLF Fisher Fellowship to travel the world in 2019 with her whanau for Educational studies.  

January 2019 - Over the Summer Holidays Koka Cc and Matua Paora took our boys to the Waka Ama Nationals for the first time and ....they won a Silver medal! #Kia Tu Maia

February 2019 - The Year 7-8 Members of the Kaiti Swimming Academy won the top School award at the recent Gisborne Swim Meet. 

May 2019 - Congratulations to Wiremu Ropiha (Year 7-8) whose beautiful art work has won him a trip with his dad to the Poor Knights Islands for a special diving expedition.

August 2019 

Well done to our Senior A Soccer Team. First year in Division 1 and you made the semi finals. #talent + commitment + hard work 

September 2019 

Congratulations to our Nga manu Korero Senior and Junior Champions

September 2019 
Well done to our Netball Team who won the Primary A Division Netball season! 

November 2019  

Anei ...here are our Toa for the Voice Seniors 2019