Bay of Plenty
Mount Maunganui Primary is a safe and friendly school, located only minutes away from one of New Zealand’s spectacular beaches. We have an average roll of approximately 420 students. Our warm school environment enables students to learn through building relationships, being challenged and taking risks. Goal setting is part of the learning process and celebrating successful progress is part of everyday life at our school. Our school vision of delivering a ‘World Class Education in the Mount’ inspires our dedicated and committed teachers to assist learners by providing opportunities for ‘mounties’ to achieve their full potential.
Mount Maunganui Primary School provides an authentic, hands on, fun, inquiry based curriculum for years 0-6 students and is committed to providing the very best education for every student. Students learn in brightly coloured classrooms that are modern and spacious. Our school is well resourced and has collaborative classrooms, a library, school swimming pool and changing sheds, and hall. The large school hall hosts school assemblies, school productions and cultural performances.
Our school provides a number of outdoor facilities to assist with the social connections and making friends, including a large grassed playing field with football and rugby goalposts and cricket pitch, two adventure playgrounds, sandpit, natural discovery playground, an amphitheatre and two basketball/netball courts (astroturf).
At Mount Maunganui Primary School we welcome international students as part of our school community. International Students are cared for and supported by a dedicated, specialist team including the International Student Manager and ESOL teacher. The department is well resourced and provides excellent individual or small group English tuition for all our International Students.