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 caring community environment. They'll be actively encouraged to innovate without apprehension, so they can achieve significant success, rewarding them with power and confidence for lifelong learning.
Please note: Wairakei Primary School is governed by a Ministry of Education established enrolment scheme (zoned). Please refer to the documents for a full written description.
Ten Trends group had been searching our website for a while and used our 'Modern learning' link to share with schools both nationally and internationally. You can check us out on this link. It is a big thing to be acknowledged for the work our teachers do in the classrooms. It is great to see our students using our concept of 'Learn it Prove it'. It’s such a great concept.
Handwriting is a craft. It is important to learn this skill so our handwriting is legible for others to read. Read more about 'Handwriting with a purpose'...
The explicit teaching of handwriting is essential if students are to develop the skills of correct letter formation. Handwriting instruction supports students in producing legible, smooth and fluent writing.Read more about 'Getting Ready To Write - Part Two'...
Creepily scurrying across the floor, a soft furry little spider went down the stairs - Daisy Read more about 'Learning Online – Wicked Writing'...
3 July 2020 - 3 July 2020
4 July 2020 - 19 July 2020
20 July 2020 - 20 July 2020
25 September 2020 - 25 September 2020