Selwyn School

Te Kura o Herewini

Together we are Responsible, Respectful and Right into Learning

Kia kotahi tātou... Takohanga, Whakanuia, Kiau ki te Ako

Please note: our website is currently being redeveloped and will be launched soon

WELCOME TO SELWYN SCHOOL - our turangawaewae ..... 

Our school is about whānaungatanga - a culture of care and connectedness

We are a dual medium school /kura auraki that offers classes in: 

Our school has recently sought and recieved Ministry of Education approval to extend our Rumaki provision to include Year 7 & 8 students  from 2024 - enquire now!!

No other school in Rotorua, and only a few in New Zealand , are structured like us - enquire now!!

No uniform / free stationery / zero fees / van service / digital devices supplied / free school lunches / 405m bike track / before & after school care programme

Enrolment forms can be downloaded from the Enrolments tab above or are available via email

** Facebook and our app are our main forms of communication. Please see the links below........

If you are looking to enrol your tamariki in a go-ahead whānau-based school focused on all aspects of learning and well-being, then we are the school for you. We are the school of choice for many and our kura features: 

● Caring and highly capable staff - collaborative, hardworking, student-centred, fun-loving

● Favourable class sizes

● Te Mātāpuna - whānau-based Rumaki Māori option at Year 1 - Year 8, featuring a tuakana-teina kaupapa. This is a setting in which your tamariki can learn to speak, or enhance their ability to speak, te reo (for more information please click here)

● Learning-centred environments utilising traditional and modern learning tools

● New Entrants in a specialised setting focusing on foundation learning with a Learning Through Play component


Stay in touch by liking our school Facebook page.

Click the link above to go to our page.


Go to the app store and search SchoolAppsNZ download this and then within the app select Selwyn School.