Cultural Programmes

Kapa-Haka

Teachers in charge: Tash McQueen and Shona Purcell

Email: mcqueent@masterton.school.nz and purcells@masterton.school.nz

  • Practices once a week for half an hour during lunch.
  • For Year 1-6 students
  • Usually, the group is about 45-60 students
  • Performances throughout the year: Kapa Haka Festival, Powhiris, School Visits, End of Year performances

Past students come to support our Kapa Haka at times and whanau support is welcomed.

Kapa Haka

Choir

Teacher in Charge: Miss Debbie Carman

Email: carmand@masterton.school.nz

The school Choir (all-comers from Yr 3 up) is run by Miss Carman.
Choir practices are held every Monday lunchtime in the school hall.
They perform at all major school events and out in the community once or twice a year.
The repertoire is varied, with popular songs from different eras in differing styles.

Choir


Jump Jam

Teachers in Charge: Emma St Clair and Mandy Smyth

Email: stclaire@masterton.school.nz and smythm@masterton.school.nz

Jump Jam is a Kids Aerobics programme choreographed by award-winning aerobics champion Brett Fairweather.
The whole school participates in Jump Jam as part of the school fitness programme.
They are led by our Jump Jam team who are a mixed group of about 20 Year 4 – 5 students.

Jump Jam