Education for eternity, equipping for life
Education for eternity, equipping for life

About Us

What makes WCS unique?

At Waipa Christian School our aim is to encourage students to become lifelong learners. Our expectation of our tamariki, is a willingness to learn to develop the skills to explore, connect and be active contributing members of their community. We would love to see them reach the full potential God has destined for them. We strive for success for all by helping students to become resilient, curious and courageous.

God is our focus and our Christian faith permeates throughout everything our students endeavour to do. Quality teaching and learning is at the heart of the matter and our...

Principal's Message

Message from the Principal

Kia Ora,

It is my privilege to serve at this very special school. This is God's school! I believe each one of us (staff) was called to Waipa Christian School for a very good reason. Our lives, experiences and encounters with Jesus Christ have shaped us for a time like this. 

In December 2008, my career in Public Relations came to a sad end, which was very hard for me at the time. On the way back from work on the last day of my employment, I prayed to God and had to confess that for 31 years of my life, it was all about me, my aspirations, my career and my achievements. In the...

@WCS we offer

A place where students are free to express their faith in Christ

Every child is unique and created in God's image. Our students are capable and confident learners who not only achieve academically but they have a heart for their community.

WCS offers students the opportunity to serve, support and pray for others. Our environment has a friendly warm family feel to it. We encourage positive behaviour and making wise choices. We have passionate Christian teachers who are experienced educators and have a heart for each child. 

Waipa Christian School (WCS) is renowned for its "family" feel. When you visit WCS you will be welcomed by friendly staff and great students. Our Learning Spaces are warm and inviting. Their flexibility allows students to take charge of their learning styles, whether visual, auditory, read/write or kinesthetic. Our students are connected, creative and innovative, and are encouraged to be curious and explore through inquiry learning. Feel free to make an appointment to come and see what makes WCS unique.