Welcome to the new Keith Street School Website. Stay tuned for more content and updates.
Opened in 1887, Keith Street School has a rich history of providing high quality education in central Whanganui.
We celebrate our strong links to our maunga—Mount Ruapehu, our awa—the mighty Whanganui River and our local whenua and surrounds.
We are proud to provide quality education for Year 0-6 learners
We are the only primary school situated near the Whanganui town centre and the beautiful Whanganui Awa.
Our school is beautifully maintained and has a warm, inclusive and welcoming environment.
In partnership with whānau and our local community, we are committed to developing learning in the context of our bicultural heritage.
We celebrate diversity and are passionate about every learner reaching their potential.
First Bell(into class, bags away, shoes off)
Morning Tea(Toilet, drink, back to class to eat)
Lunch(toilet, drink, back to class to eat)
School day finishes
If your learner will not be at school for any reason you are required to inform us of their absence. You can contact us by any of the following ways:
Stop at our office and speak directly to our office staff
Speak directly to your child’s teacher
Call 0800 349 1111— you may need to leave a message
Txt us on 027 349 1112 (txt phone only)
Email us — firstname.lastname@example.org
Late Arrivers & Early Leavers
If your learner is late to school or leaves/returns during the day at any time before 3.00pm then please ensure you sign them in/out on the e-Register located at the office
Sometimes we need to contact you during the school day. Please support us to support your learner when emergencies happen by -
Letting us know when your contact details change (phone, address or other emergency contact people)
Keeping the office up-to-date with any medical conditions we should be aware of.
Location: 38-46 Keith Street, Whanganui
Phone:06 349 1111 or 0800 349 1111