At Manakau School we encourage involvement from our parents and whanau. Please accept this as a genuine invitation to become closely involved with the daily life and adventures of Manakau School (Deb Logan-Principal).
Manakau School (est. 1888) is set in picturesque grounds, located within a rural setting, situated just off State Highway 1, 12km south of Levin and 10 km north of Otaki. We are a full primary school with children enrolled from New Entrant to Year 8 (full primary)
Our School's motto and vision is 'Personal Best Always' and an emphasis is placed on developing sound educational programmes based on the NZ National Curriculum. Teachers develop programmes where 'Learning is Fun', and 'Exciting things happen!', themes which underpin the entire learning and teaching programme.
Manakau School's Values are Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Diversity and Excellence. These support our schools Mission Statement "Nuturing confident, resilient and enquiring students who are actively involved, life long learners".
We currently operate an enrollment scheme, a detailed description and map of the zone can be obtained from the school office.