Waihi East is a decile 3 co-ed contributing school catering for children in the 5 to 11 year age range (Yr 1 - Yr 6) and at the end of Year 6 pupils transfer to Waihi College (Yr 7 – Yr 13).
The majority of New Entrant children who enroll have had early childhood learning experience and the close proximity of the Waihi Kindergarten is used to the advantage of both institutions. The school roll is currently 180 pupils, our Principal is Zac Taylor, we have 9 classroom teachers with 2 release teachers working part time, 4 classroom based teacher aides, 1 office administrator (full time), a caretaker, a cleaner and dental therapists who work in the school. Waihi East Primary School has an enrolment scheme in place,
At this time (Jan-Feb 2017) we are accepting all in zone enrolments. Out of zone enrolment limited. Next ballot date is Friday 3 March 9 a.m. LIMITED out of zone spaces available for: New Entrant / Year 1, Year 3 and Year 4.
Here is the link to our student enrolment form - print off if you wish or pick one up when you get to our school office.
Effective Teaching - 'What's happening in my child's classroom?' is the latest word from the Education Review Office, it gives parents an insight into teaching practice and includes questions parents can use when discussing their child's progress with the school.
School Year Start, Classes and Outdoor Education Posted: 03/02/2017
NO SCHOOL Friday Feb 3—TEACHER ONLY DAY, NO SCHOOL Monday 6 Feb—Waitangi Day. CLASS ORGANISATION 2017 Principal Mr Zac Taylor Senior School Deputy Principal Mrs Rachael Coll Junior School Deputy Principal Mrs Briar Frew New Entrants Miss Caitlin Kneebone Room 6 Year 1 Ms Maren Johansen Room 8 Year 1/2 Ms Jude Fletcher Room 7 Year 2/3 Miss Gina Davis Room 9 Year 2/3 Mrs Sarah Cannell/Mrs Frew Room 5 Year...... read more »