Pre-Enrolment – Ā Mua i te Whakaurunga


We welcome visits from interested parents and their children so please complete our Pre-Enrolment Form 2024 – Fillable Form. The purpose of this form is to provide contact information and potential placement. Please note that this is not an enrolment form.

Once your form has been received, one of our Deputy Principals will be in contact to offer you a tour of the school. Our Deputy Principals are:

  • Robyn Grover (DP Years 1 to 4, SENCo)
  • Cathrine Wilkinson (DP Years 5 to 8)

One School over two sites

Our School office is located at 2 Rose Street and open from 8am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday during term time.

Wadestown School is a split site; our Year 1 and 2 students are situated at 68 Weld Street. Our Years 3 to 8 are situated at 2 Rose Street.

Our two sites are approximately 1 kilometer in distance.

Wadestown School Enrolment Zone

Wadestown School has an enrolment zone. For more information click here.

Pre-enrolling your pre-school child at Wadestown School

  • Pre-enrolment is best done well in advance – from age four is appropriate. Wadestown School has a enrolment zone. Please check that you are in zone.
  • The school will acknowledge the receipt of your pre-enrolment for your child.
  • If you have selected to speak to one of our DPs about your child’s needs (medical, learning etc) you can expect to receive a phone call or an email from them.

A full enrolment pack can be obtained by:

  • Dropping in to see our friendly office staff at the Rose Street office. Our office hours are 8am to 4.30pm during term time; or
  • Contacting the office by phone (04 472 4779) or by email at

Pre-school visits

Following the pre-school information morning, children have two further visits to school before they start. Children do not need to be in school uniform for pre-school visits. Pre-school visits days are:

  • Wednesday 9.00 am – 12.30 pm (child will need to bring morning tea)
  • Friday 11.00 am – 1.30 pm (child will need to bring lunch)

Pre-school Information meeting for Parents

Once a term we have a pre-school information meeting for parents of children starting later that term or early the following term. The meeting is held at Weld Street on a Wednesday from 9.30am – 12.30pm. Parents will receive an invitation to attend this meeting with their child. If you would like to know when the next information meeting is please contact Robyn Grover, Deputy Principal of Years 1-4, SENCO on 472 4779 or via email.

New Entrant Stationery packs

New Entrant Stationery packs will be ready for your child on their first day of school at Weld Street. The pack provides everything a new entrant needs for their classroom.

Stationery for Years 2-8

We currently use OfficeMax for our Years 2-8 stationery requirements. Please click here for the list.