Kia Ora. Talofa. Haere Mai. Welcome.

We believe in teaching each and every learner and provide opportunities for them to search, discover, explore, experiment, and experience all areas of learning that is both challenging and individual. We value each and every student as individuals; Individuals that bring with them a vast range of knowledge, ideas, experiences, cultures, ideologies, and whanau. We welcome all to Arakura School

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Whether you are a parent, a current student, an ex-student, a teacher, or just a member of the wider Arakura Community, we want to extend a warm welcome to you. We hope that you find what you are looking for. Please do not hesitate to contact us at the school office, or through our contact page.

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  • High quality teachers.
  • Extra teacher and teacher aides to help students with learning difficulties in reading and numeracy.
  • A safe and happy environment.
  • Committed professional teaching staff.
  • Programmes that focus on individual student’s needs.
  • New and modern facilities and resources.
  • Careful monitoring of each pupils progress, including parent interviews.
  • Many opportunities for you as a parent / caregiver to express your views and concerns.
  • An opportunity to serve on bodies such as the Board of Trustees (School Governance).
  • Information evenings to explain curriculum and school organisation.