How do I enrol my child at Conifer Grove School?
If your child is turning five:
Please complete the enrolment process approximately six (school) weeks before your child turns five, we can arrange two pre-school visits (New Entrant students) for you prior to starting (usually held on Wed afternoons from 2-3pm). Students normally start school on the Monday following their fifth birthday.
If your child is turning five over December, January and February, then please complete the enrolment by the end of November for a start date in the following year.
For all enrolments – What do I need to provide to the school to apply for enrolment?
1) Proof of residing permanently in zone –
If you are renting a home in zone:
-Current Electricity account
-Proof of Ownership of property
If you own a home in zone:
-Current land rates account
-Current Electricity account
or Sale & Purchase & current utilities notice
If you are “living with” or “boarding” in zone:
-Proof of ownership of property
-Statutory declaration from in-zone address holder signed by a Justice of the Peace.
-Copy of caregiver drivers license or passport
-Meeting with the Principal if required
2) Birth Certificate or Passport – for your child
3) Immunisation Certificate – for your child (in the back of well child book)
At the time of enrolment you will be asked to confirm in zone resident status for your family – the School Board of Trustees retains the right to investigate eligibility of enrolment and may require further evidence before enrolment takes place.
You will then be asked to complete:
– a school enrolment form, MOE early childhood survey
– a dental enrolment form
Uniforms and Stationery
All students are required to be dressed in full school uniform and have correct Stationery on commencement. Uniforms are available for purchase from The Warehouse, Takanini, the school has a limited stock of uniform items at a discounted price – please enquire. Stationery Packs are available for purchase from Officemax, (with New Entrant Stationery Packs available for purchase from the school office from March onwards).
The Board of Trustees have the right to withdraw and annul your enrolment should you make a false declaration in regard to your enrolment details and proof of address.
Out of Zone Enrolments – The school is not currently accepting applications for Out of Zone students.
Enrolment Zone for Conifer Grove School (refer to the area outlined in red on the map + Waiata Shores Development)
Also includes Conifer Grove side of the Great South Road (odd numbers only – between Challen Close and Una Place)
Starting at the intersection of Una Place and Great South Road, travel north west along the centre of Great South Road (1,219, odd numbers only included) past the Manuaku Golf Course (included) to the Papakura Stream Bridge, follow Papakura Stream south west to the coast line, and follow the coastline south then east, towards Conifer Grove Esplanade Reserve. Continue north east to Una Place, and back to starting point.