International students and their families are very welcome at our school. Our school grounds are large with big areas of grass and playground equipment to play on. Participation in all school activities is encouraged with many opportunities for children to get involved in – singing, learning music, playing sport and joining in Kapa Haka.
Elmwood Normal School has a warm welcoming feel where all students, staff and parents feel valued and enjoy working together to ensure student success and wellbeing. Our Staff are experienced professional people who value other cultures.
Fendalton Open-air School provides excellent education for students from Years 1 to 6. Fendalton Open-air School has a roll of 450 students from diverse cultural backgrounds. The school received an excellent review by the New Zealand Education Review Office late in 2019 which indicates that teaching and learning is strong.
Ilam Primary School caters for year 1 -6 children aged from 5 years old to 11 years old. It is one of New Zealand’s most culturally diverse primary schools. The school has very experienced teachers in all classrooms plus a very skilled and experienced ESOL department.
Waitākiri Primary School is a leading New Zealand primary school which provides a safe, friendly environment. Waitākiri
has a proud tradition of outstanding student achievement and general performance. It is noted for its innovation and quality of teaching. Our facilities are second to none, with the school rebuild being completed in 2016.