150th Jubilee Celebrations

Hororata Primary School  Opened 1870.

Registrations are now open

Please click here to open the online registration form. You will be sent an email confirmation of your registration after submitting it which also shows the costs and payment details.

Alternatively you can click here to open and print a registration form for posting or scanning and emailing back to the school.

Please register no later than 20 February 2020. Please note that we would prefer you to pay online by setting up a direct credit from your bank account.  You can also pay in cash at the school office or you post a cheque to the school. Full details including costs and bank details are on the registration form.
We will start with a weekend of celebrations for all on:

Friday 20th March 2020
Day time
  • School OPEN Day from 9.00am, comparing 2020 with 1870, including an afternoon assembly run by Mr Gameson. Lots to see and recall.
  • Starting at 6pm at the Hororata Community Hall  - A Meet & Greet Evening with a BBQ meal. BBQ food will be on sale, e.g. burger patties and sausages to assemble your own burgers. Don't bring your own food. Instead, please bring CASH to pay for the food. However, you will need to bring your own drinks (no bar).
Saturday 21 March 2020

Day time
  • At the School from 11am onwards
  • Roll Call, Formal Photos, Afternoon Tea
  • Guest Speaker – Mr Shaun Clarke  (former Hororata Primary School pupil) who started at Hororata on 7.11.1967
  • 6pm, Jubilee Formal (smart casual) evening for the adults at the Darfield Recreation Centre, with past pupils performing on stage
  • Two course sit down buffet style meal with cash bar
  • Hororata quiz per table, with Mr Gameson as quizmaster
  • Guest artiste Holly Kimber and guest speaker Shaun Clarke
Sunday 22 March 2020
  • Church Service at the Hororata Community Hall with Reverend Jenni Carter officiating
  • Back to school, picnic lunch (b.y.o.) and various activities
  • Weekend to conclude at 3pm 
All queries to the Hororata Primary School Office by phoning 03 318 0 803 or emailing office@hororata.school.nz.

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