Sun Smart

We as that all our Pukenui School students wear our school sunhats in Term 1 and Term 4. Our school hats are available from the school office.

They come in three sizes: small, medium and large.

$11 each.


We also are Sunsmart during Terms 2 & 3 as we allow the ..................................................................

Pukenui School is a Sun Smart School

Students are in school when ultraviolet (UV) radiation levels are at their peak. Pukenui School provides a sunsafe environment, educate students about sun protection behaviour and reduce the risk of skin cancer by being a SunSmart School.

Pukenui School:

  • is committed to protecting students, staff and parents from the risks of UV radiation

  • is raising awareness about the importance of skin protection among parents and students

  • promotes the school within the community as one that is committed to the health of its students

  • has a sun protection policy that follows the Cancer Society minimum criteria

  • promotes and supports positive sun protection behaviours such as hat wearing

  • is developing and maintaining a sunsafe environment.