School Information 

‘Within our caring community, Upper Atiamuri School is committed to inspiring curiosity and creativity. We will challenge and grow the academic and social skills of our learners, so that they can become adaptable, self-motivated, lifelong learners and leaders.’

Our school day starts at 8.45am , finishing at 2.45pm. 

Morning tea Break: 10.15am - 10.30am

Brain Break: 11.30 - 11.40am

Lunch time Break:  12.45 - 1pm Lunch eating time then 1pm - 1.30pm playtime 

School day finishes at 2.45pm 


Important Dates 2022

Term 1 First day of term:  Thursday 3rd Feb     Last day of term: Thursday 14th April 

Term 2   Monday 2 May - Friday 8 July 

Queen's Birthday holiday Monday 6th June - School Closed. 

Matariki Holiday Friday 24th June - School closed 

Term 3 First day of Term   Monday 25th July.  Last day of term Friday 30th September

Term 4 First day of Term  Monday 17th October.  Last day of term around 14th Dec TBC

Labour Day holiday - Monday 24th October 


Our school uniform is a royal blue polo shirt, royal blue polar fleece and students own choice of black 'bottom half'. 

All students must have a hat - Terms 1 and 4

Any suitable footwear may be worn

Items are available to purchase at school. 

Our Year 7 and 8 students have the option of purchasing a school hoodie. These are ordered as needed. 

Bus Information 

Most of our students travel by bus. Please contact the Office to discuss details. 

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School calendar 

School visits 

You are always welcome to visit our school. 

Our Pre school visits for students turning 5 years old are usually in the term before starting school. 

They are Wednesday mornings 8.45am - 11am (or by arrangement)


If you wish to enrol your child at our school please complete the enrolment form and press submit.  Paper copies of this form are available from the school office.