Omakere School

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

Phone: 068573887

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Entry to Omakere School is limited due to Orange Traffic Light Level in HB and the Public Health Vaccination Mandate.

When you get to Omakere School, please STOP at the gate and phone the office 068573887 or Principal Sue Taylor 0272359548 to discuss entry.

This week's highlight: School starts Monday 31st January 2022

New Enrolments 2022 - Monday 24th January 10am-1pm & Friday 28th January 10am-1pm

If you are interested in enrolling your child/ren at Omakere School, please read the Enrolment Prospectus and contact the school for enrolment forms and an enrolment meeting with the Principal, Sue Taylor principal@omakere.school.nz or phone 068573887.

2022 Omakere School Enrolment Prospectus.pdf

Hauora/Wellbeing Environmental Awareness Whanaungatanga Manaakitanga

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

Omakere 2021 Display Wall

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

Swimming pool

Adventure playground and confidence course

Fenced tennis court

Fully equipped P.E. shed with heaps of PE gear!

Attractive junior playground

Beautifully manicured grounds

Two productive shade houses

Vege gardens