Te Kura o Te Paroa is holding an Open Day on Saturday 22 September at its school grounds. Te Kura o Te Paroa Principal Drew Manning said the Open Day will allow the school to show off to the Whakatane Community what school activities their children are involved inside and outside of the classroom. It is rumoured Te Kura o Te Paroa School Board Trustees will put down a ground oven at no cost to feed their guests, as well looking at the childrens projects, including maths, reading, singing and haka and other activities. Drew Manning welcomes every one to go, look and participate.

Kei te whakarite Te Kura o Te Paroa i tetahi Rā Ahurei a te Rahoroi te rua tekau ma rua o tenei marama o Mahuru ki tona rohe tonu. Ki nga korero a te Tumuaki o Te Kura o Te Paroa a Drew Manning he Rā Ahurei mo te kura kia whakahīhī ratau ki te hapori o Whakatane i nga mahinga kura a nga tamariki ki roto i nga taiwhanga akoranga me waho i te mata o te whenua. Tera te whakaaro rangatira ka mahi Te Poari o Te Kura o Te Paroa i tetahi hāngi hei whangai i nga manuhiri, tua atu i nga kaupapa tamariki, nga pāngarau, nga panuitanga nga waiata nga haka nga aha atu nga aha atu. No reira te pohiri a Drew Manning nau mai haere mai te katoa.