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Powhiri

Powhiri are performed for many visitors to school by the three classes of the partial immersion unit, Te Hihiri.  At the powhiri, two girls from Te Hihiri will perform the karanga, and a boy will follow the Principal or delegate and give a whaikorero.


Nga Waihihi performs Waiata tautoko for the kaikorero. Powhiri are concluded with karakia and a himene.  Also in attendance at powhiri is a class from the Junior School and representatives from the Student Council.