Tēnā koutou, Talofa lava, Malo e lelei, Kia Orana, Greetings, Namaste, Chao, Bula vinaka and Welcome to the Christ the King Catholic School, Owairaka, website. We are a Catholic Integrated State school that provides quality education for boys from Years 1 to 6, and girls from Years 1 to 8. We hope you enjoy exploring our website, finding out information about our school and reading about the many exciting events that take place within our school community.

Mission Statement

Christ the King Catholic School provides a Christ-centred education of the whole person within a Catholic environment that fosters excellence and builds community

School Vision (incorporating the NZC Principles)

Our vision for young people at Christ the King Catholic School is to:

  • Have a strong foundation in faith and a personal relationship with God (Community engagement, Coherence, Inclusion, Treaty of Waitangi)
  • Be life-long learners, creative and able to 'think outside the square' (Learning to learn, Coherence, Future focus, High expectations)
  • Be literate and numerate (High expectations, Learning to learn, Future focus)
  • Respect and value others and their cultures and be inclusive (Cultural diversity, Inclusion, Treaty of Waitangi)
  • Have the attitudes, knowledge and skills to enjoy hauroa (spiritual, physical, social and emotional well-being), be able to make healthy choices and be physically active (Coherence, Future focus, Community engagement, Inclusion)
  • Be confident, resourceful, resilient and empowered (spiritually, academically and socially) (Learning to learn, High expectations, Coherence, Future focus)
  • Be effective and confident communicators, relate well to others and to be successful users of ICT (Future focus, Community engagement, High expectations)
  • Be responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to their families/whanau, the school, the parish and the wider community and honour the bicultural nature of NZ (Treaty of Waitangi, Future focus, Community engagement, Inclusion, Cultural diversity)

School Hours

  • Classes begin at 8.50 a.m. and finish at 3.00 p.m.
  • Office hours: 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
  • Uniform hours: Tuesdays 1.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.