Latest Updates

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

2016 Stationery is available on the MySchool website at just follow the link.


School Defibrillator
Wakaaranga now has an AED (Defibrillator). It is adult and child compatible and is available during school hours in the medical room by the office.
Two PermanentTeaching Positions are available
Two Permanent Teaching positions are available commencing Term 1, 2017 or by negotiation The following information has been included on this website: • Job description • An application form The appointments schedule is as follows: October 7th, 2016 Applications close at 3:00 PM. October 10th, 2016 Applicants short listed and interviews commence. The successful applicant will be notified shortly afterwards. Applicants should complete the application forms, enclose their curriculum vitae and email it to or post it to The Principal, Wakaaranga School, PO Box 38 128, Howick 2145. Click on the title above to get the application form.
2017 Term Dates
Term 1 1 Feb-13 April Term 2 1 May - 7 July Term 3 24 July - 29 Sep Term 4 16 Oct - 15 Dec
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. Click on "more" to see the menu.
2016 Term Dates
2016 Term 3 ends 23 Sept Term 4 10 Oct-15 Dec