Schools closed today due to weather

Twenty Two schools in Tai Tokerau have let us know this they are closed for onsite learning today due to flooding or severe weather. This has impacted 3469 students. Fourteen early learning services are also closed.

Two schools in the Taranaki/Whanganui/Manawatū region are also closed for onsite learning, affecting 22 students.

Thirty four schools in Nelson, Marlborough and the West Coast have advised their sites are closed today. This impacts 10715  students. Forty Seven early learning services are also closed.

The best information will come from schools themselves and parents and whānau are advised to check their school’s website or Facebook page or contact them directly for the latest information. 

The decision to close remains that of the Board of Trustees for schools and Centre Managers/Owners for Early Learning services. Our support is available if needed. 


Tai Tokerau

  • Kaitaia Intermediate
  • TKKM o Pukemiro
  • Opononi Area School
  • Horeke School
  • Whangaroa College
  • Mangamuka School
  • Okaihu College
  • Okaihu Primary
  • Bay of Island College
  • Umawera School
  • He Puna Ruku Matauranga o Whangaruru
  • Broadwood Area School
  • Te Kura o Mātihetihe
  • Te Kura Taumata o Panguru
  • Awanui School
  • Oturu School
  • Pakotai School
  • Waima School
  • Kaitaia College
  • Kaingaroa School
  • Pamapuria School
  • Te Rangi Aniwaniwa


  • Uruti School
  • Makahu School

Nelson, Marlborough and the West Coast

  • Auckland Point School
  • Birchwood School
  • Canvastown School
  • Central Takaka School
  • Clifton Terrace School
  • Collingwood Area School
  • Garin College
  • Hampden Street School
  • Havelock School
  • Henley School (Nelson)
  • Hira School
  • Linkwater School
  • Maitai School
  • Motupipi School
  • Nayland College
  • Nelson Central School
  • Nelson College
  • Nelson College (Prep.Dept.)
  • Nelson College For Girls
  • Nelson College For Girls Prep School
  • Nelson Intermediate
  • Nelson Teen Parent Unit
  • Rai Valley Area School
  • St Joseph's School (Nelson)
  • St Paul's School (Richmond)
  • Stoke School
  • Tahunanui School
  • Takaka Primary School
  • TKKM o Tuia te Matangi
  • Victory Primary School
  • Waimea College
  • Waimea Intermediate
  • Wairau Valley School (Blenheim)

Early Childhood Education Centres

Tai Tokerau

  • Mokopuna o Moerewa
  • Oromahoe Early Learning
  • Whiz Kids
  • Tutukaka Playcentre
  • Totara North Early Learning
  • Creative Minds
  • Awanui Playcentre
  • Anne West Kindergarten
  • Pamapuria Playcentre
  • Doubtless Bay Kindergarten
  • Mission Place Kindergarten
  • Kohukohu Playcentre
  • Seashells Early childhood
  • Taipa Treasures

Nelson, Marlborough and the West Coast

  • Atawhai Kids
  • Atawhai Playcentre
  • Auckland Point Kindergarten
  • Birchwood Kindergarten
  • Busy Bees
  • Campus Corner Early Learning Centre Inc
  • Elim Kiwikids Childcare Preschool
  • Golden Bay Kindergarten
  • Golden Kids Inc. Early Learning Centre
  • Greenwood Kindergarten
  • Grove Street Kindergarten
  • Happy Feet Childcare Richmond
  • Harakeke
  • HardyKids Early Learning Centre - Motueka
  • HardyKids Early Learning Centre Mapua
  • Hardykids Early Learning Service
  • Healthkids Kindergarten
  • Hira Rural Kindergarten
  • Kidsfirst Kindergarten Hokitika
  • Kiwi Treasures Early Learning Centre
  • Laura Ingram Kindergarten
  • Learning Land
  • Little Red Fox Early Learning Centre
  • Little Red Fox ECE Rua
  • Motueka Kindergarten
  • Nature Kids Motueka
  • Nayland Kindergarten
  • Nelson Central Kindergarten
  • Nelson South Kindergarten
  • Nurture@Home Tahi
  • Paula's Preschool Tahunanui
  • Paula's Tiny Tots Tahunanui
  • Pelorus Community Preschool - Kōhungahunga o Te Hoiere
  • Pinegrove Kindergarten
  • Richmond Kindergarten
  • Rutherford Street Kindergarten
  • Star Early Learning
  • Stoke Kindergarten
  • Tahunanui Kindergarten
  • Te Kōhanga Reo o Kia Tau Te Rangimārie
  • Te Kōhanga Reo o Kōpūāwai
  • Te Kōhanga Reo o Waimeha
  • Victory Playcentre
  • Victory Square Kindergarten
  • Waimea Kindergarten
  • Waverley Street Kindergarten
  • Y Kids Early Learning Centre

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