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Welcome to the Wakaaranga School website. At our school, the emphasis is on excellence. Our motto is “To be the best I can possibly be”. This is a belief we instil in all of our students. The core school values, ‘Respect, Responsibility and Reflection’ are extremely important to staff and students in our school. The three trees in our logo represent these three R’s.You may like to check out our Facebook page at


Please text your child's name, class and reason for absence to 027 576 8206. You can also email an absentee notice from this website by just going to this page Parents absentee Form.

School Stationery
2015 Stationery is available on the MySchool website at just follow the link.



Meet the Teacher Evenings at Wakaaranga School
Meet the teacher evenings provide an opportunity to familiarise yourself with the school, get to know your child’s teacher and understand their new classroom routines and organisation. The evenings will begin in the school hall followed by time in your child’s classroom with their teacher. Meet the teacher evenings will be held on: • Monday 15 February at 7.30pm for students in Years 1, 2 & 3 • Tuesday 16 February at 7.30pm for students in Years 4, 5, & 6 We look forward to seeing you. Kind Regards Caroline von Sierakowski and Zane Wilson Associate Principals
2016 Class Lists Y1-Y6
Click on this to see the class lists for Term 1 2016.
The HPPA Fairplay Charter
Howick principals have developed a fair play charter to ensure students develop the right attitude on the sports field.
Deejays School Lunches
You can now order your child's lunch online! Go to, register your details and you can order and pay for your child's lunch and it will be delivered to their class at lunchtime. Alternatively you may still send the order to the kitchen before school.
2016 Term Dates
2016 Term 1 2 Feb-15 April Term 2 2 May-8 July Term 3 25 July-23 Sept Term 4 10 Oct-15 Dec