Waiheke Primary School is a full primary school catering for students from Years 1– 8. It is situated in a picturesque valley surrounded by established trees in Seaview Road in the Ostend/Palm Beach area of Waiheke Island.

Our school is unique and reflects the diversity and creativity that makes Waiheke Island so special. Our beautifully designed classrooms and grounds have been developed to uphold the values of environmental sustainability for which the Waiheke community is so passionate.


Nurture, inspire, achieve through integrity and excellence.

Mission Statement

Waiheke Primary School offers an inspirational learning environment where excellence, creativity and individuality are nurtured.


In partnership with our wider community and whanau we promote, support and demonstrate the following attitudes and attributes:

Integrity ~ Excellence ~ Nurture ~ Inspire ~ Achieve ~ Joy



PYP attitudes and attributes:


• Appreciation

• Commitment

• Confidence

• Co-operation

• Creativity

• Curiosity

• Empathy

• Enthusiasm

• Independence

• Integrity

• Respect

• Tolerance


• Inquirers

• Knowledgeable

• Thinkers

• Communicators

• Principled

• Open-minded

• Caring

• Risk-takers

• Balanced

• Reflective

 School Charter

Our School Charter is attached here for you to view.

WPS Charter 2014 .pdf973.01 KB