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

WakaCARE— July Holiday Programme
Hours: 8.30am —5.00pm Book online by 3rd July 2017 See the programme here.
Click the link

On Monday 31 July (1.15-8.30 pm) and Wednesday 2 August (3.30-6.30) we will be running parent discussions.You can book your discussions by going to Enter the code f7nay. You will be guided through the process and you will get an email confirming your interview time. Room 5A will not be having student led discussions as these have already been held.
If you don’t have access to the internet, you can use the local library or our office staff will help you.

ERO Report The school received a very favourable ERO report as a consequence the next ERO report will be in five years. You can read the report by clicking on this text. ERO Report 2017


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.


Please click on the link and record the times and days required and the information that is requested. 


2017 Term Dates
Term 2 ends 7 July Term 3 24 July - 29 Sep Term 4 16 Oct - 15 Dec
School Lunches
For 2017 we will have a new lunch system that will be easier to use and run for five days. Click here to find out more information about this system.
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.