Omakere School

A vibrant, healthy school community where children are confident and resilient life-long learners.

Hauora/Wellbeing Environmental Awareness Whanaungatanga Manaakitanga

Reflective C’s - Curiosity, Creatively, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, and Communication

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Omakere School Mission:

To provide a safe and nurturing environment, supported, connected and engaged families and community, giving children access to a diverse range of high quality learning experiences.

Omakere School is nestled in the rural countryside 25 km south east of Waipawa and approximately 15 minutes away from 3 of Hawke’s Bay's most beautiful beaches - Pourerere, Aramoana and Blackhead.

Today, Omakere School, is an extremely well-resourced Enviroschool with 67 Year 0-8 students. We cater for students from our rural area and students from nearby towns choosing a country school education. We provide:

effective teacher:pupil ratio

Forward-thinking digital teachers

Fantastic and supportive support staff

Practical, down-to-earth and fun students!

three classrooms

digital 1-1 devices across our whole school

Digital tools for creating

Digital learning expertise

a swimming pool

an adventure playground and confidence course

a fenced tennis court

a fully equipped P.E. shed

heaps of PE gear!

attractive junior playground

beautifully manicured grounds

Two productive shade houses

vege gardens