There are several education facilities in Te Kauwhata, varying in ages and roll sizes. With two preschools, a primary, and a college, education in Te Kauwhata is fairly self-sufficient.
Te Kauwhata Playcentre
Te Kauwhata Childcare & Learning Centre – Under 3 years
Over 3 years
Te Kauwhata Primary
Te Kauwhata Primary School is situated in the centre of Te Kauwhata. We are a U4, Decile 5 contributing primary school with a grading roll of 260, Year 1 – 6 students.
Te Kauwhata College
Te Kauwhata College is a Decile 5 high school with a roll of approximately 500 Year 7 – 13 students.
Waerenga School is a small, rural school in the North Waikato catering for Year 0 – 6 students. It is a decile 8 school with a roll fluctuating between 80 and 95 students in any given year. Children are from a predominately farming background, with other families employed in a variety of occupations.
With a small roll of only 19 students, Rangiriri School is located in Rangiriri, a small settlement just south of Te Kauwhata.
39 Rangiriri Road, Rangiriri, New Zealand
Phone: 07 826 3654
As the only school in the small township of Meremere, with a roll of 44, Meremere School is a primary. Students from Yr0-Yr6 attend.
Meremere Lane, Meremere
Phone: 09 232 6712
Ohinewai is a small, semi-rural community situated approximately 7 kilometres north of Huntly. The school is located in the heart of the community just off SH 1, and caters for students in Years 1 to 8. Ohinewai School is a five teacher school with a roll that sits between 100 -120 children. The school has five classrooms; a special needs room, a library, a swimming pool and a meeting/assembly utility room. A caring atmosphere is a key feature of our school environment.