Nā tō rourou, nā taku rourou ka ora ai te iwi

With your food basket and my food basket the people will thrive

Download our ‘A-Z Whānau Guide to Twizel Area School’ here: Twizel Area School Whānau Guide

Our Enrolment Process


  1. For enrolments of students older than 6 - whānau should contact the main office by calling (03) 435 0650 or emailing [email protected]. Alternatively, you can enrol by completing the online enrolment form on our school website twizel.school.nz. If your child is aged 5-6, please use the New Entrant Enrolment Process.
  2. Once we know you will be enrolling, the office will make contact to organise a meeting with our Principal and relevant teachers at a time convenient to all parties. This meeting can include a tour of the school. During this pre-enrolment phase your child’s class placement will be confirmed and we will make contact with your child’s previous school or ECE (if relevant).
  3. Your child will have the opportunity to meet their new class for a 1-2 hour visit. They will be introduced to the kawa of our school.
  4. Your child will start school for half or full day sessions whilst they become accustomed to our school.
  5. Your child will be introduced to the relevant section of our school at assembly by their classmates or teacher.