This enrolment scheme is adopted to meet the provisions of section 11A of the Education Amendment Act 2000
All children whose usual place of residence is within the geographic area defined below are entitled to enrol at Ngahinapouri Primary School.
The boundary of the geographic is " Robson Road to Kakaramea Road, across to Fletcher Road, Fletcher Road, Gillard Road, Rukuhia Road to the Railway line, O'Regan Road to number 321, McGregor Road, Ham Road, Anderson Road to Oakshott Road, Oakshott Road, Waipa River. All addresses on both sides of the road are included.
Proof of residence within the home zone may be required.
Out of Zone Enrolments:
Each year the board will determine the number of places which are likely to be available in the following year for the enrolment of students who live outside the home zone. The board will publish this information by notice in a daily or community newspaper circulating in the area served by the school. The notice will indicate how applications are to be made and will specify a date by which all applications must be received.
Applications for enrolment will be processed in the following order of priority;
First Priority will be given to students who have been accepted for enrolment in a special programme run by the school and approved by the Secretary for Education
Second Priority will be given to applicants who are siblings of current students
Third priority will be given to applicants who are siblings of former students
Fourth Priority will be given to applicants who are children of board employees
Fifth Priority will be given to all other applicants
If there are more applicants in the second, third, fourth, or fifth priority groups than there are places available, selection within the priority group will be by a ballot conducted in accordance with instructions issued by the Secretary under Section 11G(1) of the Education Act 1989. Parents will be informed of the date of any ballot by notice in a daily or community newspaper circulating in the area served by the school.