Welcome to Wairakei Primary School

A friendly, supportive inclusive rural Taupō community school, Wairakei Primary School welcomes year 1-6 children.

Our educational mission is simple, yet significant—Wairakei Primary School works in partnership with our community to grow our children into confident lifelong learners. Your child will learn in a supportive environment and caring community. Your child will actively be encouraged to innovate without apprehension, so they can achieve significant success rewarding them with power and confidence for lifelong learning. 

Do you want to enrol? Not a problem. We'd be delighted that you join us.

Please note: Wairakei Primary School is governed by a Ministry of Education established enrolment scheme (zoned).

Please refer to the documents showing the map of the zoned area and a full written description outlining the boundaries and the priorities as to how out of zone students are able to apply for a place at our school.

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Sir Peter Blake Award Winner 2018

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Latest Posts

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World of Maths

The activities that were provided allowed students to engage in thinking mathematically and statistically in a range of meaningful contexts. Read more about 'World of Maths'...

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Mathematics;

3 days ago

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Planning and designing

Tracks - Making a Mark

The students planned, designed and modified their tracks so that they met the design brief of having bridges, jumps, trees, tunnels, tracks, bends, and a water feature.

Read more about 'Tracks - Making a Mark'...

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Technology;

3 days ago

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Completed artwork

Sand Art

Room 8’s Sand Art as a part of Making Our Mark - an inquiry using hands-on experiences to build fine motor skills. Read more about ' Sand Art'...

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The Arts, Visual Art;

3 days ago

Margo Clark

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Badminton Room 8

Room 8 students were developing and applying rules and practices in badminton games and activities to promote fair, safe, and appropriate participation for all.

Read more about 'Badminton Room 8'...

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Health and Physical Education;

3 days ago

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Upcoming Events

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Start of term

23 July 2018 - 23 July 2018