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Welcome to Norfolk School

Sunday 27 March 2016 (Updated)

Norfolk School, Taranaki
U3, Decile 9, Year 0-8, roll 140

Outstanding opportunity!

Norfolk School is the heart of our vibrant rural community. We are a highly successful, innovative learner focused school. We invite experienced leaders who have effective communication skills, a collaborative approach & who promote a future focused direction for education. You will embrace & enhance our current strategic vision. Together we achieve our potential.

Applications close 4pm Friday 22nd April 2016.


Karl Hitchcock
Norfolk School Board of Trustees

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Our School

Norfolk School is a U3-4 Full Primary School (Year 0—8), which has a decile 9 rating. In 2016, the school has a staffing entitlement of 7.49 FTTE to cater for 150 students.

Students are placed in one of six classrooms from New Entrants (Yr 1) to Year 7/8. An enrolment scheme is in place, where families living within the zone are automatically entitled to send their children to Norfolk School.

Our School

National Standards

Norfolk School has traditionally used benchmarks in reading, writing and mathematics, which was before National Standards were introduced. Since the introduction of National Standards in 2010, all schools (with children in Years 1-8) have been assessing students reading, writing and maths with against the Standards .

# 2015 National Standard Results (coming soon) # 2014 National Standard Results…

National Standards


The school is very well placed to sustain and improve its performance. Sound board processes focus on governance and positive outcomes for students. The principal is regarded by staff as a leader of learning. He has a clear focus on moral leadership and ensuring that students are at the centre of school decision-making.

ERO is likely to carry out the next review in four-to-five years.