Riverhills School

Our vision: enthusiastic, successful learners who interact with confidence and respect.

Welcome to Riverhills School. We are a small, vibrant primary school in Pakuranga, Auckland, catering for students in Years 1 to 6. Please use the enrolment page on this website to request an appointment or an enrolment pack. We look forward to meeting you.

Latest News...


Our Spellathon is underway. Sponsorship sheets have been sent home and all children have been given spelling words to learn.

Sponsorship sheets are due back on the 17th of June.

Spellathon test date is 19th of June.

More information is available on the events page.

Samoa Language Week

We celebrated Samoa Language Week with mea'ai (food), musika (music) and siva (dance) on Friday. It was lovely to see so many staff and students dressed in cultural attire.

Fa'afetai lava to the Nonu 'āiga for sharing your culture with us all. 💛🌺

Pink Shirt Day

Riverhills School turned pink today as we spoke up and stood together to show that our school is a place that values diversity and chooses kindness.

Thank you to everyone who brought along a $1 for the Mental Health Foundation, we have donated $100 to support their work. Way to go Riverhills!

Chess Tournament

Congratulations to Miss Raorane and our three top chess players who represented Riverhills School at the East Auckland Chess tournament. This was the first time that Riverhills has played in the tournament! Well done to our students, who showed great determination, problem solving and creative thinking.

Soccer Success

Congratulations to our soccer team who won two of their games at the HPPA soccer field day.

We were impressed with their skills, team work and sportsmanship.

Thank you to Mr Scott for your work coaching the team.

Wheels Day

What wonderful skills, perseverance, resilience, kindness and sharing we saw from our students today as they enjoyed their wheels in the sunshine.

There are lots of photos from Wheels Day in the Photo Gallery album on this website.

Gumboot Up NZ @ Riverhills

It was great to see lots of gumboots and other non-uniform shoes at school on Friday 5th of April.

Thank you to everyone who helped us to raise funds for I AM HOPE NZ. We donated $100 to help provide free counselling to any kid in need. Way to go Riverhills.

Hangi Night

Thank you to everyone who joined us for a fantastic community event. We loved seeing so many families at school, enjoying a lovely evening together.

Thank you to Mrs Thomas - our amazing hangi coordinator, to Mr Scott and Mr Williams for their hard work at the hangi pit, and to all of the parents and staff who helped out.

An album of photos is now available via our Photo Gallery.

Summer Uniform

Riverhills School is a Sun Smart approved school. Our compulsory uniform includes a school hat, which must be worn during all outdoor activities during Terms 1 and 4. Please ensure that your child has a clearly named school hat at school every day this term. Hats are available from NZ Uniforms, both in store and online. See the uniform page of this website for more information.


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