Choices Programme TERM 3 – 2018

At Orakei School we are committed to offering a full range of extra curricula opportunities for our students.  Here is a collection of extra-curricular activities we encourage you to join.

Cultural/The Arts

What When and Where With For Cost

Orakei School Senior Choir

Join one of Auckland’s leading choir trainers and sing popular, fun songs. If you love to sing, this is for you. If selected, you will be participating in the Auckland massed Choir event at the town hall.

Terms 1-4

Monday 1.30 – 2.30


Chris Bevan

Robin Burns

Years 5 – 8


Kapa Haka

This group performs for visiting groups and organisations in and out of our school as well as at school assemblies and on special occasions.  The students will take on leadership roles, e.g. mentoring junior group members as well as developing their knowledge of karanga, whai korero and tikanga when being welcomed onto a marae or school, as well as, welcoming people to Orakei School.


(8.00 – 8:40am)


Matua TA, Whaea Lisa, and Mr Earl All ages


Lewis Eady Music School

Your child can learn an instrument with us at school.  Instruments available include: Guitar, Piano, Keyboard, Ukelele, Vocals/Singing, Drum Kit, Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Recorder, Trumpet, Trombone & Violin. Enrol your child online at

Time, place and day are dependent on the lessons the child receives

Lewis Eady teachers

All ages

Costs apply

Dance Club

Are you interested in Latin and Ballroom dancing?  Come and learn to dance the Cha Cha, Jive, Samba and more.


Thursday Lunchtimes

Zara Blakey Years 5-8


The Masters Art Class

Study and emulate the great work of the masters such as Van Gogh, Pollock, Picasso, Renoir, Pennington…


Friday lunchtime

Miss Pennington All ages
Chess Club

Playing chess for fun. All levels of ability welcome.

A2 Wednesday lunchtime Miss Good Years 3 up



What When With For Cost

Code Club of Aotearoa

An organised lunch hour club teaching students to code

Tuesday lunchtime

starting week 2

Miss Burns

Mrs Lau

Miss Moore

Ages 9-12



What When/Where With For Cost

Lunchtime Sports

Keep an eye out for sports run by our house leaders throughout the week.  Come along and play and win points for your house

Ongoing House Leaders All ages Free


Practice Tues 12.15

Mr Botica

Years 5 and 6



Come and join our team. Games are on Thursday evenings. Parent supervision for games requested.


Lunch times

Back courts

Miss Moore


Years 5&6



Wynrs NZ

Are you interested in improving your football skills?  After school football coaching at Orakei School is run by the experienced Wynrs football coaches.  For inquiries please contact


Afterschool –

Back courts

Wynrs coaches

Ages 5 – 9 years

Refer email inquiries

Kiwi Tennis at Orakei School

This term Orakei School is able to offer tennis coaching.  For detailed information you can visit the Kiwi Tennis website . Spaces are limited so it is on a “first come, first serve” basis, so please register using the kiwi tennis link.

Wednesday beginning

12.45 – 1.20

Years 1 – 8

Check website

Jump Jam

Come and get active with your friends at Jump Jam.


Lower K Hub

Mrs Crosby

All years