Omakere School

“Growing Empowered Learners”

“Kei te whakatupu I whakamanahia ngā akonga”

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Omakere School


This week's highlights:  Teacher Leadership Strengths, ⭐️Omakere's Got Talent 🎸, and Interschool Athletics 

2023 Term Dates

Term 4: 09 October - 15th December 2023

2024 Term Dates

Term 1:  31 January - 12 April 2024

Term 2: 29 April - 5 July 2024

Term 3: 22 July - 27 September 2024

Term 4: 14 October - 20th December 2024

Newsletter - Week 8

01_12_2023 Week 8 Term 4 Omakere School Newsletter.pdf

Omakere 2023 Leaders' Wall

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 84 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 

Worm Farm, Bug 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