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Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Kura o Pipitea
Welcome to Thorndon School
AN INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY THAT FOSTERS RESILIENT, COLLABORATIVE LEARNERS AND CREATORS.
about our Kura
Thorndon School is a full state primary school catering for children from Year 1 to Year 8.
Our school is ethnically and culturally diverse and has pupils from all over Wellington and a strong international programme.
We are located in the heart of Wellington, in the suburb of Thorndon, which means we are on the doorstep to the city, and all that's on offer.
We celebrate individuality, and our pastoral care for our mokopuna shines through everything we do.
We are accepting enrolments for 2023.
Thorndon School has capacity for new students at Years 0, 1, 3, 7 and 8.
To enrol your child contact us at
or (04)472 4267.
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TERM DATES 2023
TERM ONE /
Monday 30th Jan to Thursday 6th April
Monday 30th January: Years 7 & 8 only onsite / Mihi Whakatau
Tuesday 31st January: Whole school onsite / Mihi Whakatau for years 1-6)
Waitangi Day Public Holiday: 6th February
Meet the teachers: 23rd February
School & TASC Closed: Thursday 16th March (Strike Action)
Last day of term: 6th April
TERM TWO /
Monday 24th April to Friday 30th June
Teacher Only Day: 24th April (school closed)
ANZAC Day: Tues 25th April (school closed)
Teacher Only Day: Friday 2nd June (school closed)
Queen's Birthday: Monday 5th June (school closed)
Last day of term: Friday 30th June
TERM THREE /
Monday 17th July to Friday 22nd September
Teacher Only Day (during the holiday): Wednesday 12th July
Teacher Only Day (during the holiday): Thursday 13th July
Last day of term: Friday 22nd September
TERM FOUR /
Monday 9th October to Friday 15th December
Teacher Only Day (during the holiday): Thursday 5th October
Teacher Only Day (during the holiday): Friday 6th October
Labour Day: Tuesday 23rd October (school closed)
Teacher Only Day: Wednesday 24th October (school closed)
Last day of term: Friday 15th December