Celebrating education in a
bicultural environment

Enrolment for 2023 is Open

Nau mai, haere mai

Tena koutou katoa. Nga mihi nui ki a koutou nga matua me nga whanau. Nau mai ki te Kura a Rohe o Whaingaroa. Ko te tumanako ka whaihua a tatou mahi, kia pakari, kia takatu ai a tatou rangatahi mo nga ahuatanga kei roto I te ao whanui.

Warm greetings to you all; to students, their whānau, our staff, and our community. Welcome to Raglan Area School (Te Kura A Rohe O Whaingaroa).

Take a browse around our website and don't hesitate to contact us if you can't fin what you're looking for.

Term Dates

First Day of Term 4 - Monday 17 October End of Term 4 - School finishes Wednesday 14th December at 12pm

Teacher Only Days

Friday 25 November and Monday 28 November

There are no upcoming events at this time.

About us

Raglan Area School is a composite school and we provide for more than 570 students aged 5 to 19 years. We are a small but big-hearted rural school that celebrates education in a bi-cultural environment sustained by our strong values including, Poutama, Whakawhanaungatanga, Manaakitanga and Kaitiakitanga.

Our school, Te Kura a Rohe o Whaingaroa, is situated on a peninsular between the Opotoru Channel and Kaitoki Channels on the southern side of Whaingaroa Harbour. Our mountain, Karioi, stands on our south western horizon.

What's on

What sets us apart

The school values the contribution of each student and aims to assist each student reach his or her academic potential in a bicultural environment.

The strength and unique character of Raglan Area School, Te Kura a Rohe O Whaingaroa, results from the working partnerships between school, parents and local and Maori communities of Whaingaroa.

As partners we all share a common interest – excellence in education that is suited to student needs and carried out in a safe environment. We affirm the Treaty of Waitangi and strive to reflect a bicultural perspective in consultation with our local whanau and families.

Louisa Barham - Principal

Raglan Area School Feature Programmes

Te Roopu Aroha ki Te Reo
& Surf Academy

School featured stories

Thinking skills Simply amazing! Great

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Open School's Institut Constructivism

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Our Library / Te Rapunga

More Than A Library! Te Rapunga is the place: where you can inquire, explore, search, read, study, discover and reflect.