UMAWERA SCHOOL: Mission Statement

To inspire all learners to have integrity, beliefs and obtain knowledge so that they will strive to achieve in life.

Kimihia te matauranga i roto te mana, te tika, te akonga me to kaha, kia haere ki te ao hurihuri.

UMAWERA SCHOOL: VALUES: At Umawera School we have three key values that underpin everything we believe to be vital parts of our learners well being and will support them through the rest of their lives.

2024 Term Dates

Term One: 

31st January - 11th April 

Term Two: 

29th April - 5th July

Term three: 

22nd July - 27th September 

Term Four: 

14th October - 12th December


Tuesday 6th February: Waitangi Day

Friday 29th March: Easter

Monday 1st AprilEaster Monday

Tuesday 2nd April: Easter Tuesday 

Thursday 25th April: ANZAC Day 

Monday 3rd June: King’s Birthday 

Friday 8th June: Matariki 

Monday 28th October: Labour Day



8:15 am - 2:00pm

Children will be supervised at school from 7.45am 

each morning and until the buses depart in the 


School Hours

08.15am to 10.00am    Classes 

10.00am to 10.40am  Interval / Kai iti

10.40am to 12.15pm Classes

12.15pm to 1:00pm Lunch / Kai Nui

1.00pm to 2.00pm Classes

Bus departure Time

2.00pm            Both buses depart