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55 Maioro Rd, RD2 Waiuku 2682

About Our School

Welcome to Otaua School! Ours is a decile 8 rural school, originally established in 1895. We have experienced a great deal of growth over the last five years.

Halloween Disco is coming up! See the Activities Page for details! 



These are generally held at 1.45pm every second Friday and are run by the Head Boy and Girl, and the house leaders.


Children are welcome to participate in sports codes both at club and school level throughout the year.

Calf Club

This is an annual focus and has long been a tradition at Otaua School.

Speech Competition

Each year we hold a speech competion for Year 5-6 and 7-8 students.  The finalist of the Year 7-8 competition represents Otaua School at the Waiuku Rotary Speech Competion.

Book Club

Scholastic NZ book Club offers a means of buying paperback editions of good quality books at reasonable prices.


Many of our students travel to and from school by bus.

OUR Staff

Our Classrooms

Welcome to our Classrooms

Room 8 -Mrs PavletichYear 5/6

Room 6 -Ms Poa          Year 7/8

Room 5 -Mrs Harris      Year 7/8

Room 4 -Mrs O'Regan Year 4/5

Room 7 -Mrs Whyte     Year 2/3

Room 3 -Mr Parsonson Year 3/4

Room 2 -Mrs Matheson Year 1/2

Room 1 -Mrs Malloy      Year 0/1


Our uniform consists of a red Otaua Polo T, red Otaua Polar Fleece and black bottoms.

Otaua Super Stars

Franklin Basketball Representatives

Congratulations to Noah Cathcart and Jack McDonald who have been selected for the U11 Franklin Boys Rep Basketball Team.

Payton Naylor has been selected for U13 Franklin Girls Rep team, and Cooper Roberts has been selected for the U13 Franklin Boys Rep Team.

29 June 2018 - 29 December 2018

Auckland Champs Swimming

Congratulations to Calee Dally and Remy Burns who have progressed through our school swimming sports, Waiuku Group Swimming and Franklin Zone Swimming to reach the Auckland Champs which will be held in April at Diocesan. Good luck to you both!

20 March 2018 - 20 December 2018

How To Enroll Your Child To a Class

Interested in good preschool education for your child? Our Otaua School is the right decision!