Welcome to Arohanui 

We hope you enjoy looking around our website where you will find information about our school, our students and our learning community. Arohanui is a special place where all learners are valued, included and celebrated...


Thank you to the mazda foundation!

The Mazda Foundation has donated $6547.25 to the school for the purchase of outdoor play equipment. Thank you Mazda Foundation for your very generous donation - it is much appreciated by staff and students.




Trash to Fashion

Arohanui presents .....

our Trash to Fashion extravaganza

What a fabulous event! The students and staff worked very hard to produce some great costumes and theatrical parades. Here are some photos ...



Thank you to The Warehouse

Thank you to the Warehouse WestCity for their generous donation from their targeted fundraising appeal. They presented us with a cheque for $1030.42 on 21 May. Pictured are Harry and Holden, Pakeke
students who work at the Warehouse, receiving the cheque.



 Thank you to the trusts community foundation

We warmly thank the Trusts Community Foundation for their very generous response to our recent application for funds to purchase clever-touch screens for our more physically disabled students in the junior school. They donated $8,675 to Arohanui to purchase this equpment.

Thank you TTCF!


board of trustees meeting

Next Board meeting is ...

Wednesday 18 November at 6.30 pm at Base School, Tirimoana Road.

Anyone interested in attending is very welcome.



 Last day of term 4 2015: Tuesday 15 December

School will close at the earlier time of 1.30 pm

Famlies can pick up their children from 12.30 pm onwards




2016 Term Dates

Term 1


Anniversary Day

Monday 1 February

Staff only day

Tuesday 2 February

First day of term

Wed 3 February

Waitangi Holiday

Monday 8 February

Good Friday

Friday 25 March

Easter Monday

Monday 28 March

Easter Tuesday

Tuesday 29 March

Last Day of Term

Friday 15 April

Term 2


First day of term

Monday 2 May

Queen’s Birthday

Monday 6 June

Last day of term

Friday 8 July

Term 3


First day of term

Monday 25 July

Last day of term

Friday 23 Sept

Term 4


First day of term

Monday 10 October

Labour Day

Monday 24 October

Last day of term

Friday 16 December

Arohanui School & Specialist Outreach Service

82 Tirimoana Road,Te Atatu South
Ph: 09 8386696, Fax: 09 8386693