Ngā mihi o te tau hou!

The school office and phone lines (09-4060159)  are available Monday to Friday between 8:30 am and 3:00 pm. If you have any questions, please ring or email You can read the latest newsletter here.


School dates to remember for Term 3 2024;

22nd July – Term 3 Begins

23rd July – Trades Training

25th July – USA Cultural Exchange

27th July – School Ball

29th-30th July – Automotive Repair Course

29th July-2nd August – NCEA Focus Week

2nd August – Intermediates 7’s Rugby

6th August – MATHEX

7th August – Otago Uni Visit

7th-8th August – NRC Pest Control

9th August – Manea Footprints / Mangonui Transition Visit



Taipa Area School has recently had a zone imposed.

You can find zoning boundaries if you click on this link – Zoning Boundaries.

The next intake for out-of-zone applicants is coming up. If you are out of the zone and interested in enrolling your student/s here at Taipa Area School, you can apply now. Application Closing Date: 26th June 2024 Ballot Date: 1st July 2024. Ngā mihi nui

Term Dates 2024
Term 1 – 01/02/2024 – 12/04/2024
Term 2 – 29/04/2024 – 05/07/2024
Term 3 – 22/07/2024 – 27/09/2024
Term 4 – 14/10/2024 – 13/12/2024


Introducing proudly the student leaders for 2024 pictured below: Caitlin Russell, Regulus Simons, Jade Palatchie and Chardonae Winiata