Te Totara Primary School - Growing and Learning Together

How to Enrol at Te Totara Primary School


Please download and complete the Enrolment Forms below:

Enrolment form

Cybersafety agreement.doc

Please provide the following documentation to support the Enrolment Application:

1) NZ Birth Certificate, NZ Passport or Citizen Certificate OR Australian Birth Certificate, Australian Passport or Citizen Certificate

If you not a NZ Citizen, please provide evidence of a NZ Resident Visa or Student Visa along with a Birth Certificate.

Please Note:  Te Totara Primary School is not MOE approved to enrol International Fee Paying Students.  To enrol at Te Totara Primary School you must be classified as a Domestic Student within New Zealand and must provide one of the above eligibility documents.  The closest schools in our area that do accept International Fee Paying Students are Rototuna Primary School Ph: (07) 853-2470 and Hukanui School Ph: (07) 855-6037.  Please contact them direct.


2) Immunisation Record - found at the back of the NZ Plunket Book.  The Immunisation Record must clearly state the dates each immunisation has been given to your child.

If you are unable to locate the Plunket Book, please ask your GP to provide you with a print-out of an "Immunisation Status Report" and provide this to the school.

For parents who have provided overseas evidence of immunisations, you will need to have this verified by your NZ Doctor and a copy given to the school clearly stating the dates and specific immunisations that have been given to your child.

3) Proof of Residental Address within the Te Totara Primary School Zone

If you are the owner of the property, please provide the most recent Hamilton City Rates notice OR

a recent Sales & Purchase Agreement and supporting Telephone Bill or Power bill


a current Rental Agreement and supporting recent Telephone or Power Bill 


If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact our Administration Manager, Marise Crow, on 07 853-0039 ext 858 or e-mail receptionist@tetotara.school.nz