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.



Suits & Gumboots Country Daycare
46 Waerenga Rd, Te Kauwhata
Tarina Moorfield
07 826 4404 / 027 487 0662


Te Kauwhata Playcentre

40 Mahi Rd, Te Kauwhata
Phone: 07 826 3109

Te Kauwhata Childcare & Learning Centre – Under 3 years

11 Mahi Road, Te Kauwhata
Phone: 07 826 3281

   Over 3 years

9 Mahi Road, Te Kauwhata
Phone: 07 8263 280

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.

Wira Street, Te Kauwhata, New Zealand
Phone: 07 826 3564

Te Kauwhata College

Te Kauwhata College is a Decile 5 high school with a roll of approximately 500 Year 7 – 13 students.

Waerenga Road, Te Kauwhata
Phone: 07 826 3715

Waerenga School

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.

1066 Taniwha Rd, RD1, Te Kauwhata
Phone: 07 8267871

Te Kura-o-Rangiriri

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

Meremere School

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 School

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.

39 Ohinewai South Road, RD1, Huntly 3771
Phone: 07 828 8919

Waiterimu School

166 Waiu Road, Waiterimu
Phone: 07 828 5806

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