Tumuaki - Principal’s Welcome
Nau mai, haere mai ki te Kura Pūkenga o Rotorua - Rotorua Specialist School
I am delighted to welcome you to our beautiful kura. We are the leading provider of Specialist Education in Rotorua for students, aged 5-21 years, with intellectual and / or physical disabilities. For over 60 years our commitment to fostering a safe, happy and caring environment has empowered our students to become valued members of our school and the wider community.
We have eight satellite classes that provide our awesome students with unparalleled opportunities, fostering collaboration between our school and host schools to promote inclusion. The backbone of our success lies in our incredible team – comprising of kaiako - teachers, teacher aides, various therapists and support staff who work together seamlessly to help our students reach their full potential.
We are fortunate to have an exceptional Board of Trustees dedicated to supporting our school. Their commitment and expertise play a pivotal role in ensuring the continued success and growth of our educational community.
If you would like to learn more about us or you would like to experience our nurturing environment first hand, please do not hesitate to get in touch. We welcome you to reach out, visit our school, and discover the excellence that defines Te Kura Pukenga o Rotorua– Rotorua Specialist School.
Kia tātou ka ako, ka awhi, ka piki ake!
M Ed.(Hons), PG.Dip S.E, B Ed.
Together we Care, Learn and Excel
Kia tatou ka ako, ka awhi, ka piki ake
(School Mission Statement)