Welcome to Wairarapa College

Thriving...

Student Centred...

Future Focussed.

Welcome to Wairarapa College

Thriving...

Student Centred...

Future Focused.

Welcome to Wairarapa College

Thriving...

Student Centred...

Future Focused.

‘A thriving, student-centred learning environment, educating students for their future.’

‘Te puāwaitanga o te manu e kai ana i te matāuranga.’

Read the School vision here

News & Announcements

Year 10 Spirit Trophy Voyage 2018

November 10, 2017 Dear Parents and Guardians Wairarapa College has been allocated a Year 10 Spirit Trophy Voyage on the Spirit of New Zealand for 2018.  This will allow 10 students and one teacher to experience a five day voyage out of Auckland in May 2018.  More...

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Learning an Instrument in 2018

Want to learn how to play an instrument? Group music lessons for a range of instruments, including vocal, are offered free at Wairarapa College through the Music Department. While students taking Music as a subject will be given preference, anyone who misses out will...

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National Chess Tournament

Battles raged across checkered boards with Wairarapa College chess players using all their wits to try and take down the opposition’s king at the New Zealand Interschools Chess Tournament recently. The team of four students from Year 9 to Year 12 finished 11th in the...

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Whātonga Group Class

Tēnā hoki koutou ko ngā mātua, ko ngā kaitiaki, ko ngā rangatira o āpōpō hoki. Nau mai, haere mai, tauti mai, whakatau mai ki Te Whanau o Te Tapere nui a Whātonga i Te Kareti o Wairarapa. Greetings and welcome to Te Whānau o Te Tapere nui a Whātonga at Wairarapa...

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Spring Docking: College Farm

In wet and wild spring weather this year’s Wairarapa College farm lambs underwent docking last week. Year 10 agriculture students toiled away in the mud and rain undertaking all the tasks including getting them into the yards, picking them up, drenching and docking....

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Music Recitals: Year 13

An intimate musical evening gave Wairarapa College Year 13 music students a chance to perform for family and friends and also to gain NCEA Level 3 credits. Seven students performed solo and group performances using the guitar, saxophone, drums, vocals, piano and...

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