Celebrating education in a bicultural environment

Tena koutou katoa. Nga mihi nui ki a koutou nga matua me nga whanau. Nau mai ki te Kura a Rohe o Whaingaroa. Ko te tumanako ka whaihua a tatou mahi, kia pakari, kia takatu ai a tatou rangatahi mo nga ahuatanga kei roto I te ao whanui.

Warm greetings to you all; to students, their whanau, our staff, and our community. Welcome to Raglan Area School (Te Kura A Rohe O Whaingaroa).

We are an Area School (composite school) and provide for more than 500 students aged 5 to 19 years.

Raglan Area School is a small yet ‘big hearted’ rural school that ‘celebrates education in a bi-cultural environment’.

Find more information about our school on our About Us page as well as in the main navigation bar at the top. For Parents, Prospective Parents, Students and Community, we wanted to make it as simple as possible for you and have placed links to all the information we think you’ll need into targeted sections.

If you still can’t find what you’re looking for, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Important Info

Term Dates/ Daily Timetable

2019 Term Dates

Term 1 –  7 February to 12 April
Term 2 –  29 April to 5 July
Term 3 –  22 July to 27 September
Term 4 –  14 October to 13 December

Stationery 2019

Stationery arrangements/ lists have now been finalised. Please find further information by going through to the RAS Stationery page.

Need a PE Uniform ?

All Year 7-13 students are required to wear a regulation school P.E. uniform during P.E. classes. This is optional for Year 0-6.

You can purchase directly from the NZ Uniforms website.

Principal’s News

Notice from the principal re start of school year

Dear Parents / Caregivers Kiaora Koutou We look forward to seeing you this Thursday. I would like to share some information that may be helpful as you make final preparations for your children to come into school. Whakatau this Thursday 7 February When you arrive at...

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Quenten Browne / Aroha Hohepa

Latest School News

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Free Ear Clinic, 6 March 2019

Outside the School Hall between 9:15am - 2:00pm, lunch time will be posted on the door. Glue ear, wax removal, grommet checks, discharging ears.  Children must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver

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Tuesday 19th February 2019  7.00 pm - 8.30 pm In the school hall   Meet the Principal / Meet the Teachers   This is an opportunity to hear about: schoolwide goals for the year what learning looks like in the different year levels what learning looks like in...

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Whanui Hui Postponed

The whanau hui that was scheduled for tonight (12 February) has been postponed until next Tuesday (19 February). The reason being, we have had new families join us today, and we would like to give everyone an opportunity to join with us next Tuesday. The meeting will...

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Charlie, one of our senior students, courageously speaks her truth at the Whaingaroa vigil four our Muslim brothers and sisters who suffered tragedy on Friday 15th March. ... See MoreSee Less

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Our moko stood against Climate Change on Friday and tonight they stood for peace. We are so proud of our moko and humbled to see them actively participate and voice their beliefs as global citizens. ... See MoreSee Less

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Photo Day is coming up on Wednesday, 27th March!

Prepayment envelopes are going home this week, with payments due on Tuesday 26th.

Prepayment options include cash sealed in the provided envelopes, or payments made out to PhotoLife. These are to be returned to the school office.

ID card and sibling portrait order forms are available at the office.
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March 2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
  • WC Get Set Go
  • Senior Drama Trip: Pop Up Globe (Y11-13)
  • Ear Clinic
  • King Country Athletics
  • Whaingaroa Waka Regatta
  • Swimming Sports 11-13 Year Olds
  • Swimming Sports: 8-10 Year Olds
  • Poukai - Maketu - TRAKTR
  • L2 English Trip
  • Touch Rugby
  • Waka Koopapa Regatta
  • Y12-13 Social Action
  • Y12-13 Social Action
  • Y12-13 Social Action
  • Y12-13 Social Action
  • Y12-13 Social Action
  • Western Cluster Swimming
  • WaiBOP Athletics
  • Maui Dolphin Day
  • Summer Tournament Week
  • Waikato Secondary School Theatresports Competition, Round 1
  • SS Waka Ama Nationals
  • TRAKTR Whanau Hui
  • SS Waka Ama Nationals
  • TRAKTR - Performance at the Club
  • Photo Day
  • SS Waka Ama Nationals
  • Y11 English Trip
  • SS Waka Ama Nationals