Latest School Newsletter

Latest Student Newsletter

Recent News

October 14, 2015
Term 4 Calendar of Events as at 14 October 2014
April 21, 2015
February 10, 2015
The teachers are thrilled with the direction our Board of Trustees is taking, for the future of Waipawa Primary School and embracing new initiatives.

Upcoming Events

Dec 15 2015 - 3:00pm

My enquiry is buzzing...

I'm finding out about bees!

Thriving and Effort

My school's a blast - I love learning!

Variety is the spice of life

Oh no, It's Friday again! Music, music and more music!

Leonardo who?

School Ambassadors for 2015

Holly and Jack

Thanks Mr Brown!

Not sure if this is what he had in mind when he tidied up all the leaves...


Another new skill - what fun!

About Waipawa School

Mission Statement – Growing and Inspiring the Next Generation

Vision - Waipawa Primary School graduates will leave Waipawa Primary School prepared and confident for their continuing education at high school.

The “Waipawa Way” school values

We care about:

  • Ourselves
  • Our learning
  • Our Environment
  • Each other

We are committed to …

  • An expectation of excellence for every student by every teacher
  • A holistic approach to children’s learning and needs
  • Being involved in rich learning experiences
  • Promoting higher order thinking using the Waipawa Primary School Inquiry Learning model
  • Students learning in a safe learning environment.