Ruakaka Primary School opened in 1898.

Children come from:

  • Springfield Valley
  • Mata
  • Marsden Point
  • Takahiwai
  • One Tree Point and
  • Ruakaka

Our roll is increasing with the growth in the area.

There are:

  • Principal
  • Ten teachers, plus part time teachers
  • A Reading Recovery teacher
  • School executive officer
  • Office assistant
  • Cleaner
  • Caretaker
  • Teacher-aides
  • After School Care Supervisor
  • Whanua Support Worker
  • Garden to Table Specialist
  • A visiting dental therapist