Kuranui Korero 19 December is now available for download.
It features:From the Principal’s Desk Important Dates Kāhui Ako Market Day Madness What Lies Beneath Senior Prizegiving and more!
After a week of heavy rain and flooding, Friday saw Wairarapa skies glowing bright and cheerful in time to celebrate the end of the school year at Kuranui College’s Garden Summer Party.
The day featured a student market and a matinee of performances taken from the college’s end of term … Read More >
More than 75 performing arts students from Kuranui College will be showcasing their project entitled What Lies Beneath at this Friday’s Summer Garden Party.
The end of year project considers what it means to be a New Zealander and aims to demystify the elements of performance that students struggle with … Read More >
South Wairarapa and Carterton educators, learners, iwi, and community members came together on Thursday evening at a Hui held at Kuranui College to discuss how to ensure young people experience success.
The aim of the evening was to share the focus of the South Wairarapa Kāhui Ako for the coming … Read More >
Whilst most college students are winding down after a busy year with the summer holidays just around the corner, Kuranui College is focusing on a brand new initiative which culminates in a student-led market in December.
Last week the South Wairarapa college held a Dragon’s Den including all students from … Read More >
Harvey Morison was named 2018 Dux at the Kuranui College Senior Prizegiving in front of a packed auditorium that included Mayors John Booth and Viv Napier, rounding off five years of exceptional achievement at the South Wairarapa college.
Since moving from Greytown School to begin year 9, he has gained … Read More >
RNZN Pinafore set sail with singing, dancing, live music and with a wonderful exhibition of acting at Kuranui College this week.
This highly-energetic show was revamped from the original HMS Pinafore script and updated to include social commentary on the world we live in today.
“The decision to update HMS … Read More >
Kuranui College student AJ Southey has achieved another milestone by being selected to attend the Globe in London next year.
AJ plus 47 other high school students from around the country, descended on Dunedin for the National Shakespeare Schools Programme week. Run by the Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand Young … Read More >
“RNZN Pinafore” is Kuranui’s take on the traditional musical, with all the songs you love…
Three performances only … so make sure you don’t miss out!
Matinee performances on Wednesday 24 and Thursday 25 at 12:30pm and one evening show on Thursday 25 at 7:00pm start. $5 on the door.… Read More >
Kuranui Deputy Head Girl, Amberleigh Rose, has won first place in the high school section of the Massey University Press Poetry Yearbook competition, designed to foster a love of words.
Amberleigh’s poem entitled Snake’s Tongue is an unconventional poem about love, causing one of the judges to comment in their … Read More >
Kuranui student Florence Cater won the vocal section of this year’s intercollegiate solo music competition with her rendition of Quiet, from the musical Matilda.
Hosted this year by Rathkeale College, the annual competition is open to all secondary schools across Wairarapa and has four different categories Vocal, Instrumental, Piano and … Read More >
A competition run by Youth Gliding New Zealand has resulted in two Kuranui students winning a day of gliding at the Greytown Soaring Centre.
Joshua Wiegman and Sarah Hyde were presented the prize by former international student Anja Runge, who during her time at the college and in a space … Read More >
Sitting on 98 goals after 13 games this season, Kuranui put away another 5 goals last night against Rathkeale Rams to make it 103 for the season with 2 more games to be played in the College Boys Division 1 Wairarapa competition.
A slow start to the game by the … Read More >
An enthusiastic team of Kurunui College eco-warriors recently assisted in prepping the site of the new Kuratawhiti Riverside Park in Greytown.
The three-hectare block located at the end of Kuratawhiti St is currently controlled by Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC), but the work is being coordinated by Friends of the … Read More >
Kuranui was represented by Anthony Rowe-Penny and Amelia O’Connell at a recent College Sport Wellington Secondary Schools Road Champs held at Trentham Memorial Park in Upper Hutt.
Anthony was placed 11th in the Senior Boys 6km event and Amelia was placed 13th in the Intermediate Gilrs 3km Event.
Great results!… Read More >
Kuranui College and Jazz in Martinborough came together on Friday to present their annual event “Fresh Jam”, held in the Kuranui auditorium.
From its origins back in 2011, the popular jazz festival has grown to a progamme of more than 30 free concerts to be held on the weekend of … Read More >