Pārāwai School

Our Mission

We will all do our best – learn, grow and achieve in our safe and happy school.

I roto i te haumaru, harikoatanga o te mātau kura

At Pārāwai School

"We are REAL"

Responsible - Engaged - Active - Learners

Tūtika - Whakahihiwa - Mātātohi - Ākonga

Cultural Pou

Our students created our totem poles which represent the many different nationalities of our school.

Climbing Wall

A climbing wall keeps our students active and entertained at break times.

Tiger Turf

Our tiger turf was installed in 2018 and has many different sporting options including hop scotch.


Our students creative skills are put to work. Art adorns our school in many different formats.

Heritage Art Day

Every year our students head to our local School of Mines to create heritage style art using natural resources such as clay & foliage to create their pieces.

Cross Country

Cross Country is always lots of fun. We hold cross country at school and then head off to compete against other schools.

Contact us:

Ph: 07 868 8117 Text (absences) 027 721 4333

Address: 106 Lowe Avenue, Thames 3500