Welcome to Hokowhitu School!

We are a vibrant community school near the centre of Palmerston North, and we’re glad you want to know more about us. We are proud of our positive school spirit, our diverse student population, and our dedicated and innovative teaching staff. We work hard to create an environment where all our children can flourish, gaining the skills they need to succeed and the confidence and values to make a positive contribution to society. We’re a school that’s really going places, and we hope you’ll consider joining us!



The Board of Trustees invites applications from parents who wish to enrol their child at Hokowhitu School for Terms 3 and 4 of 2016. The deadline for receipt of applications for out of zone placements is 8th April 2016.

For more information, please see the Enrolment section of our website.


The election of the next Board of Trustees will be held later in 2016. Nominations will be called for on Friday 6 May, and nominations will close at noon on Friday 20 May.
For more information, please see the Board of Trustees section of our website.

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