Waipahihi School

Waipahihi School is a Year 1 - 6 primary school with approximately 500 learners and is situated in the beautiful town of Taupo. Our school works hard to provide a learning environment that is responsive to the changing needs of our learners and the world that we live in. We teachings team that collaborate closely across our learning spaces to bring alive an enriching and engaging curriculum for all learners.

We encourage a learning atmosphere that offers:

  • a flexible and engaging learning environment

  • broad and context rich curriculum programmes

  • high levels of student collaboration

  • giving students ownership of their own learning

  • a positive and inclusive school culture

  • a highly engaged staff team

  • flexible learning support

  • lots of outdoor activity!


General Areas of Study

Primary and Intermediate school curriculum.

Fee Examples

Please contact the Principal 

Care support for international students

Waipahihi School is a signatory to the Code of Practice. Students are monitored in accordance with New Zealand Government regulations to ensure a safe and secure environment.


Contact Person

Tim Lovelock




20 Parata St, Taupo 3330 New Zealand


+64 7 378 6455