Nau mai, haere mai, whakatau mai.

We are a childcare facility for children aged 6 months to school age. Our key aim is to provide high quality care in a positive learning environment, within a kaupapa Māori framework, based on tikanga Māori i roto i te Reo Māori. Our staffing ratios are 1:4 for tamariki under the age of 2 years and 1:6 for tamariki aged 2 years and over. We have staff qualified in both Te Tohu Whakapakari and ECE. The operation and decision making of our kōhanga is the responsibility of the whole whānau under the guidelines of Te Kōhanga Reo National Trust. We welcome all whānau committed to the kaupapa of Te Kōhanga Reo.

About us

He tūranga kei te wātea

5 March 2019

Tēna tātou,

We are seeking a new administrator. The role is 20 hours per week within the operational hours of 8am-5pm, Rāhina ki te Rāmere (more details in the attached job description).

For further information about the role please contact our whānau...

Te Kōhanga Reo o Ngaio Whānau Day

4 June 2017

The whanau day was a huge success in the celebration of our front yard renovation achievements of which was shared with whanau, extended whanau, the local community and anyone else who arrived to join in on the festivities! It was an opportunity to...

Been a long time coming

25 August 2015

OKay long time since last update but… lots of changes have happened since last update. The inside and outside of the whare are being continually upgraded (shade sails, health and safety auditing and changes, but to keep it short… heres some really...