Before & After School Care

Children should not be at school before 8am in the morning. Once children arrive at school they are not to leave school grounds.

Please make arrangements with your child about what they are to do at the end of the day. If you need to get a message to your child about what they are to do afterschool, please ensure you ring the office before 2.30pm.

After School care from 3pm - 5.30pm 
Mon - Friday & Holiday programmes run through school holidays 

Kohatu Childcare centre have their own unique Kaupapa that they adhere to.   They are a before and after school childcare who also offer Holiday programmes for children aged 5-13 years.   They follow a Kaupapa Maori learning theory and incorporate the skills and knowledge of Waka within their programme. Everyday the children in their care will be offered the best learning environment, were they will be able to complete their school homework with a one to one educator, or group sessions. They are offered kai to keep them going until parents pick them up. The programme offers a real whakawhanaungatanga concept were your children are treated like the taonga they are.