Welcome to Wairakei Primary School

A friendly, supportive inclusive zone–free rural Taupō community based school, Wairakei Primary School welcomes year 1-6 children from Taupō rural and urban areas.

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.

Not yet enrolled? Not a problem. We'd be delighted that you join us. The school office will be open for enrolment and stationery information 9a.m.–3p.m.


Latest Posts

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Room 6's Little Garden

As part of a New World promotion, alongside School Kit, Room 6 and Room 4 have received their very own 'Little Garden'. Read more about 'Room 6's Little Garden'...

9 days ago

Olivia Graham

Te Huka team fun at Paradise Valley

The Te Huka team spent last Thursday in Rotorua at the beautiful Paradise Valley. Parents, teachers and students had a wonderful day among the beautiful bush enjoying the animals there. Read more about 'Te Huka team fun at Paradise Valley'...

15 days ago

Claire Smith

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Tuwharetoa Festival - Taiopenga 2016

On Wednesday 14th September, our whole school had the opportunity to enjoy the Tuwharetoa Festival and watch our senior and junior kapa haka roopu represent us. It was spectacular. Read more about 'Tuwharetoa Festival - Taiopenga 2016'...

16 days ago

Olivia Graham

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