Omakere School

“Growing Empowered Learners”

“Kei te whakatupu I whakamanahia ngā akonga”

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Omakere School


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Novice Gymnastics

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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 74 Year 0-8 students. We cater for students from our rural area and students from nearby towns choosing a country school education. 

We provide:

Student Empowerment

Student Voice, Leadership, Agency

Forward-thinking digital teachers

Fantastic and experienced support staff

Practical, down-to-earth and fun students!

Digital 1-1 devices across our whole school

Digital tools for creating 

Work Farm, Big Houses, Pest Traps, 

Swimming pool, Fenced tennis court

Adventure playground and confidence course 

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

Attractive junior playground

Beautifully manicured grounds

Two productive shade houses

Vege gardens


Hauora/Wellbeing                                        Environmental Awareness                            Whanaungatanga                          Manaakitanga         

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