Fairhaven School (1717)
Enrolment Scheme
Effective from 1 February 2017

 

The guidelines for development and operation of enrolment schemes are issued under section 11G (3) of the Education Act 1989 for the purpose of describing the basis on which the Secretary’s powers in relation to enrolment schemes will be exercised.

Home Zone All students who live within the home zone described below (and shown on the attached map) shall be eligible to enrol at the school.

Starting at the northern end of Seddon Street, head south along Seddon Street, onto Station Road and then into Jocelyn Street. Odd numbers of Seddon Street; Station Road to numbers 16 (even side) and 5A (odd side); and, even numbers on Jocelyn Street are in zone.

Follow Jocelyn Street to the southern end and turn into Boucher Avenue. Follow Boucher Avenue until Otawa Street then head west to Moehau Street. Even numbers of Boucher Avenue to the intersection with Glen Terrace, then both sides of the road south of Glen Terrace are in zone. Glen Terrace is not in zone.

Follow Moehau Street to number 33 then head west to the end of Norrie Place and then to the end of Washer Place. Even numbers of Moehau Street are included to number 32; both sides of the road are included from number 33. All of Norrie Street and Washer Place are in zone.

Head down Washer Place and turn west along Hookey Drive, across the intersection with Cameron Road and into Park Lane. All of Hookey Drive is in zone. Cameron Road from number 96 at the intersection with Gisborne Road is in zone. All of Park Lane is in zone.

From the end of Park Lane, head south to Dudley Vercoe Drive and onto No 2 Road. All of Dudley Vercoe Road is in zone. All of No 2 Road to number 1502, and any side roads south of Dudley Vercoe Drive, including Shaw Road, are in zone.

At the intersection of No 2 Road and No 1 Road, head north along No 1 Road. At number 541 No 1 Road, head east to number 547 Te Matai Road and then further east to the end of Mark Road. All of No 1 Road is in zone. Te Matai Road to number 547 is in zone.

Head north along Mark Road and into Brown Road. Follow Brown Road back to the intersection with the Te Puke Highway (SH 2). All of Brown Road and Homewood Drive are in zone. Te Puke Highway between the intersection with Jocelyn Street and the Kaituna River bridge are in zone.

Follow the western side of the Kaituna River until a point level with the end of Seddon Street and the starting point of the zone.

Unless otherwise specified, both sides of the road and all dead-end side roads are included in the zone.

Special Programmes

Priority will be given to students in the schools special programme and approved by the Secretary for Education: Toitoi Manawa o Fairhaven

Priority will be given to Whānau who:

  • Are committed to our kaupapa and are willing to support the learning of their tamaiti
  • Have Te Reo Māori at home and/or have come from previous immersion education.

Out of Zone Enrolments

 Each year the Board of Trustees 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 enrolments will be processed in the following order of priority:

First Priority           will be given to students enrolling in the special programme approved by the Secretary for Education. (Toitoi Manawa) * See below

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 any applicant who is a child of a former student of the school.

Fifth Priority           will be given to any applicant who is either a child of an employee of the board of the school or a child of a member of the board of the school.

Sixth Priority           will be given to all other applicants.

 

 * PLEASE NOTE:   Toitoi Manawa: Priority will be given to Whānau who:

  • Are committed to our kaupapa and are willing to support the learning of their tamaiti
  • Have Te Reo Māori at home and/or have come from previous immersion education.]

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 ballot conducted in accordance with instructions by the Secretary. Under Section 11G (1) on 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

Applicants seeking second or third priority status may be required to give

proof of a sibling relationship.