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

2018 Term Dates

Term 1 –  31 January to 13 April
Term 2 –  30 April to 6 July
Term 3 –  23 July to 28 September
Term 4 –  15 October to the week of 17 December

Stationery

2018 Stationery

Visit our stationery page for more information on what stationery is required for each year group and how to order.

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

Malcolm Cox

Latest School News

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Congrats to Jayden Willoughby for a 1st place in the U14 division and a 2nd place in the U16 division at the Canterbury Men’s Surfing Champs held in Gore Bay over the weekend! ... See MoreSee Less

Congrats to Jayden Willoughby for a 1st place in the U14 division and a 2nd place in the U16 division at the Canterbury Men’s Surfing Champs held in Gore Bay over the weekend!

 

Comment on Facebook

Wow, congratulations Jayden and well done 🙂

2 weeks ago

Raglan Area School

R.A.S. ANZAC day representation, Wednesday 25 April.
Meet in school shirt or a semi-formal clothing outside fire station at 10.20am, We will march together in the parade, representing R.A.S. in acknowledgement of those who fought in all of the wars. Whaea Gabrielle will be there as the teacher representative. All are welcome to support and stand together to support and acknowledge our ANZACS.
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R.A.S. ANZAC day representation, Wednesday 25 April.
Meet in school shirt or a semi-formal clothing outside fire station at 10.20am, We will march together in the parade, representing R.A.S. in acknowledgement of those who fought in all of the wars.  Whaea Gabrielle will be there as the teacher representative. All are welcome to support and stand together to support and acknowledge our ANZACS.

2 weeks ago

Raglan Area School

According to MetService, the weather tomorrow morning isn't going to be pleasant - Thunderstorms are forecast. With this information, we have postponed the working bee till the last weekend of the school holidays, 28 April. ... See MoreSee Less

 

Comment on Facebook

Ka pai for the heads-up.... see you on the 28th. Have a fun-filled break with your tamariki and rangatahi. 👍

2 weeks ago

Raglan Area School

If you haven't heard of our RAS School App yet then here's some info for you. You can download our new RAS School App for free onto your Android or Apple phone and more easily stay in touch with important school information and alerts.

There are 141 registered users now so it's great to see the school community supporting this.

Here are the links to download:

iOS: itunes.apple.com/nz/app/schoolappsnz/id1299777519

Android: play.google.com/store/apps/details

Or you can go to the App Store on your mobile device, search for SchoolAppsNZ, download the app, and once it has downloaded search for Raglan Area School.

Stay in touch easily with Absentees, Events, Alerts, Newsletters, Links and More!

Big thanks to B-Rex for providing the shot of Karioi in the background.

Constructive feedback is always appreciated.
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If you havent heard of our RAS School App yet then heres some info for you. You can download our new RAS School App for free onto your Android or Apple phone and more easily stay in touch with important school information and alerts.

There are 141 registered users now so its great to see the school community supporting this.

Here are the links to download:

iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/nz/app/schoolappsnz/id1299777519…

Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details…

Or you can go to the App Store on your mobile device, search for SchoolAppsNZ, download the app, and once it has downloaded search for Raglan Area School.

Stay in touch easily with Absentees, Events, Alerts, Newsletters, Links and More!

Big thanks to B-Rex for providing the shot of Karioi in the background.

Constructive feedback is always appreciated.

 

Comment on Facebook

Amber Jesson do you have this!!

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JOIN our Raglan Area School Whanau Group on Facebook. This is a group for Raglan Area School Whanau to communicate with each other about the school’s current happenings, future plans, ideas and support. It’s a place for inspiration and encouragement. A place that RAS Whanau  can constructively contribute to the school with the aim of making improvements for our kids and community. Go to: https://www.facebook.com/groups/RASWhanauGroup/ on Facebook. 

April 2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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2
  • Easter Monday
3
  • Easter Tuesday
4
  • Year 11 P.E. Camp: Kawhia
  • Year 7 and 8 Ruapuke Camp
5
  • Year 11 P.E. Camp: Kawhia
  • Year 7 and 8 Ruapuke Camp
6
  • Year 11 P.E. Camp: Kawhia
  • Western Cluster Softball
7
  • Year Drama Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festival
8
9
  • Area Schools Coaching Clinic Year 10-13
10
  • Area Schools Coaching Clinic Year 10-13
11
  • Area Schools Coaching Clinic Year 10-13
  • Year 7-10 Vision Screening
12
  • Year 13 English Film Trip
13
  • Last Day Term 1
  • Presentation: My Body, My Rights, On My Own Terms
  • Manaaki ao Zoo Trip
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28
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30
  • First Day Term 2
  • Powhiri for Aroha Hohepa: D.P