Welcome to Ohakune Primary School

We will be posting relevant information to you as it comes to hand.

You can see our latest newsletter by clicking on Newsletters

For more information we also invite you to view the page From the Principal’s Desk

If you are a parent or caregiver and your address or contact details have changed you may find it convenient to advise us by clicking on this link.

The highlight of forthcoming events are;

Monday 23 October: Labour Day. School Closed

Wednesday 25 October: Inter-school Cross Country at Orautoha School.

Friday 27 October: Inter-school Cross Country postponement day.

Friday 27 October: Assembly hosted by Room 7.  Five minute student self defence demonstration included.

Monday 13 November: Lamb and Calf day.

November 15 November: Team Photographs

Thursday 30 November: School Mini Gala (evening).

Friday 1st December: Waimarino Cultural Festival. Raetihi School.

Wednesday 6 December: School Dance Off.

Friday 8 December: Big Day Out. Year 8 students.

Monday 11 December: Leavers Dinner Year 8’s.

Friday 15 December: Final Assembly: 12 Noon

Friday 15 December: Last day for instruction for 2017


The Board of Trustees meet regularly in the staff room.  You are most welcome to attend, particularly if you are thinking of standing for the Board in the next election. Just give us a call and we will advise you of the next meeting.

For your convenience the Ohakune School bank account number is: 02 0712 0002055 00


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TERM 3           MON 24 JULY – FRI 29 SEPT
TERM 4           MON 16 OCT – MON 18 DEC 

School Calendar

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Wed 25 OctInterschool Cross Country Orautoha
Fri 27 Oct @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAssembly hosted by Room 7
Fri 27 OctInterschool Cross Country Postponement day
Mon 13 NovLamb and Calf Day
Wed 15 Nov @ 8:30 am - 11:00 amTeam Photographs
Thu 30 Nov @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmSchool Mini Gala
Fri 1 DecWaimarino Schools Cultural Festival
Wed 6 Dec @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmSchool Dance Off
Fri 8 DecBig Day Out Year 8
Mon 11 Dec @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmLeavers Dinner Year 8
Fri 15 Dec @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pmFinal Assembly