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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Raglan Area School on Facebook

Soccer on the courts with Matua Liam ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago

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Congrats to RAS students who have been selected for the 2018 Waikato Scholastic Surfing Team. The team is made up of 11 surfers from Waikato secondary schools and 6 of the team are from RAS! They will represent the Waikato region at the National Scholastic Surfing Champs in Gisborne in October. Caleb Cutmore, Kora Cooper, Josef Jungwirth, Jayden Willoughby, Navryn Malone and Brie Bennett. ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

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What a way to start the day with Matua Joe organising dodgeball to warm up on a cold morning during whanau time.​ ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

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Matua Joseph has been running some fantastic assemblies this term. Here he is with the Year 5 and 6 students talking about happiness. All students were given a lolly and asked to give it away to feel the power of giving to create happiness. ... See MoreSee Less

Matua Joseph has been running some fantastic assemblies this term. Here he is with the Year 5 and 6 students talking about happiness. All students were given a lolly and asked to give it away to feel the power of giving to create happiness.

 

Comment on Facebook

LOVE your work JRao!

How lucky we are to have the epic Rao Joseph at out kura! I hear about all these assemblies in detail from both my kids every time. So inspirational and uplifting.

Well done J Rao Keep up the great work Every day we are inspired by our teachers and our kura We are SO blessed to have RAS as our base for learning Thank you to all the teachers for their hard work. I know we do not tell you enough but we REALLY appreciate your efforts with our young people and we know that you are pretty stressed at the moment with all the reporting that you are doing for us but know that we love you and love your efforts At the end of the day teachers are in the business of teaching to MAKE a difference and KNOW that every day you do Thank you thank you thank you xx

He’s a pretty cool human our Jo

That’s fantastic, love it!

Super cool idea Rao Joseph Rajaram

You rock Rao Joseph Rajaram. Thank you for talking about the important stuff.

Rao - you’re just a star! Go you!!! 😊

Such an inspiration

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3 days ago

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Yesterday, Matua Joe and some RAS young men spent time talking about their feelings while playing paintball. ... See MoreSee Less

Yesterday, Matua Joe and some RAS young men spent time talking about their feelings while playing paintball.

 

Comment on Facebook

You are very inspiring for our young people Matua Joe

Is "ouch" a feeling? 😂

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June 2018

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  • Queen's Birthday
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  • Teacher Only Day - R.P.
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  • Junior Tough Guy and Tough Girl Challenge Y7-8
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  • Body Worlds - L2-3 Biology Trip
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  • Hikoi Aotearoa Y7-8
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  • Year 11 Careers Expo Hamilton
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  • Staff Hui E.L.P.F.
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  • Year 12 First Aid Course
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  • Year 12 First Aid Course
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  • Area Schools Nationals Sponsored Run (Lunchtime)
  • Area School Nationals Sponsored Run
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  • Raglan Kindy Matariki with TRAKTR
  • D Block Matariki Shared Kai
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  • Y9-12 Drama Performance
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  • Poihākena Marae Trip
  • Observatory Trip Y5-6
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  • Year 10 Innovation Challenge
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  • Western Cluster Ki-o-rahi Year
  • Disco (Dave)
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