Friends of Ngunguru School/Parent Teacher Association2021-11-15T08:56:19+00:00

Friends of Ngunguru School/Parent Teacher Association

The Friends of Ngunguru School (FoNS) meets monthly during the school year.

  These meeting are advertised in the School newsletter, and the dates are listed below. Normally the first Tuesday of the month at 6 or 630PM. Please contact for further details.  Membership is open to any parent, guardian, or whanau of children attending Ngunguru School and includes staff representatives.

2020~21 FoNS Committee:

  • President: Jo Duff

  • Secretary: Sandra Arneson

  • Treasurer: Scott Sutherland

  • Committee: Amy Tipene, Angie Blundell, Brook Irving, Chanelle Armstrong, Drew Waldron, Helen Gibson, Monique Burke, Stacie DeLacey, Tamsin Sutherland

The Association’s main functions are:

  • Fundraising activities (eg. Clement’s Farm Trail Ride, Fireworks Night)

  • Organising social activities for whanau, staff, and the wider community

  • Organising working bees and special projects

  • Provide a forum for communication between the school and the parents

 Meetings 2021

26th Jan Minutes

3rd March Minutes

23rd March AGM Minutes

13th April Minutes

4th May Minutes

1st June Minutes

(6th July cancelled due to Northern Lights Festival)

3rd August Minutes

29th September Minutes

(not 5th October School Hols)

2nd November Minutes

December date TBC for trail ride org

 (Semi) Regular Yearly Events

Early Term 1: Clement’s Farm Trail Bike Ride

Term 1 or 2: Beach Fun Run

Term 2: Support for Matariki

Term 2 or 3: Adult Social (Quiz Night, Walk In Wardrobe)

Term 3: Garage Sale

Term 3: Support for School Art Exbition/Production

Term 4: Halloween Disco

Term 4: Fireworks & Community Picnic

Term 4 into Term 1: Whale Bay Carpark Summer Safe for Year 7 & 8 Hillary Outdoors Trip

We welcome any input that you may offer. If you have any great fundraising ideas or suggested projects, please let us know. If you would like to be involved in this active, friendly and effective group please contact  or come to our next meeting. You will be most welcome. This Association relies  on your support and participation.  

Fun Run 2019