Wairau Intermediate School is a variable space state intermediate school dedicated to meeting the academic, emotional, physical and social needs of emerging adolescents.

Located on the North Shore ten minutes from downtown Auckland City, the school offers a wide range of programmes to a school population which reflects the unique diversity that is New Zealand society.

Its logo is derived from a Maori water pattern representing the meaning of Wairau, “an abundance of water”. In the sense that water is essential for growth, Wairau Intermediate aims to provide learning opportunities essential for adolescent development.

Our well qualified and professional staff are very successful in challenging students to achieve academic success in both national and international assessments. They also ensure that the social and emotional needs of children this age are met.

Wairau Intermediate encourages student participation in a huge variety of extra curricular activities, again challenging them to reach their full potential in all areas.

If you require assistance, please visit the office or
contact us at wairauint@wairau.school.nz

News & Events

2020 Enrolments: Open Days/Evening & Year 6 Transition Days

Open Evening & Open Days – 2020 Enrolments We have Open Days on Wednesday 7 August and Thursday 8 August between 9am and 3pm when parents are invited to come along and be given a tour of the school while classes are in progress.  We also have an Open Evening on Thursday 8 August at…

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Teachers’ Strike – Wednesday 29 May 2019

As you are probably aware, industrial action by teachers is scheduled for Wednesday 29 May.  Negotiations to settle the NZEI and PPTA collective agreements has been ongoing for over a year, without a settlement being reached. As a result of this industrial action, Wairau Intermediate will be closed on 29 May.  As most of our…

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Proposed Enrolment Zone

The Wairau Intermediate School Board of Trustees is in the process of implementing an enrolment scheme as directed by the Ministry of Education under Section 11H(1) of the Education Act 1989. The changes are principally to prevent overcrowding in future years. The proposed zone is available for viewing on the school website www.wairau.school.nz Neighbouring schools…

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