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Enrolling Your Child

If you would like to visit the school for a walk-through tour with the Principal, the next tour is on Thursday 10th November 2022 - (3:15pm to 4:15pm). Please contact the office to book by phone 489 6339 or email office@tps.school.nz

IN ZONE Student Enrolments

Students whose usual place of residence is within the school zone have an automatic right of entry to the school. Parents of students who live within the school zone are invited to make your application 6 months before your child turns 5 years old, to assist the school to plan appropriately. The enrolment pack is available to download below. Our friendly office team are always happy to help you with any of your enrolment enquiries.

Click here for zoned streets in alphabetical order

How to enrol if you live in zone?

  1. Fill in an Enrolment Application Form

  2. Provide your child’s Birth Certificate or Passport

  3. Provide your child’s Immunisation Records

  4. Provide Proof of Address (e.g. recent power account, tenancy agreement (minimum 1 year contract) NB: rates/water are not accepted

  5. Sign the In Zone Statement Form

  6. Complete the -ICT Form

-EOTC Form

-Vision and Hearing Consent Form

-Dental Enrolment Form

(see documents below)

OUT OF ZONE Student Enrolments (includes siblings of current students)

Enrolment at Takapuna Primary School is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school office.

Students living out of zone who wish to attend the school must apply to enrol when there is a ballot, for which they are eligible. This includes siblings of current students, who must also apply for entry through the ballot system.

OUT OF ZONE Applications for Term 1, 2023: closing Wednesday 28 September 2022


The board has determined that limited places are likely to be available for out-of-zone students for 2023, for year 0/1 ONLY.

(This includes siblings of current students and those in Priority 1-6 of our enrolment scheme).The exact number of places will depend on the number of applications received from students who live within the school’s home zone.


Deadline for receipt of applications: Wednesday 28 September 2022

Date of ballot (if required): Wednesday 19 October 2022

*(results will be communicated within 3 school days of a ballot being held)

OUT OF ZONE Application for Enrolment - procedure:

  • Parents complete the ballot application form below (if out of zone) and return it to the office by the application closing date.

  • Out of Zone Application to Enrol FORM

  • If required, on the ballot date, the ballot is drawn under the supervision of a Justice of the Peace, a practicing lawyer, a sworn member of the Police or a local Government returning officer.

  • The names are pulled out of the ballot and a waiting list is created if there are more names in the ballot than spaces available.

  • Successful families are advised by email and must confirm acceptance in writing of the place offered within 14 days. At this point they will also be required to complete the additional forms (as above), as well as provide your child's birth certificate/passport and immunisation records to the office. If confirmation is not received within 14 days, the offer is forfeited and then offered to the first applicant on the wait-list.

  • Unsuccessful families are advised by email.

From time to time the Board may decide to hold an additional ballot - if so, this would be advertised in the school newsletter, the North Shore Times and on the website.

Priority Ratings:

(1st Priority will be given to students who have been accepted for enrolment in an approved special programme. This priority category is not applicable at Takapuna Primary School.)

2nd Priority will be given to applicants who are siblings of current students.

3rd Priority will be given to applicants who are siblings of former students.

4th Priority will be given to applicants who are children of former students of the school.

5th Priority will be given to applicants who are children of Board employees and Board members.

6th Priority will be given to all other applicants.

More information:

If you would like more information about out-of-zone enrolments, please contact our Office Manager - office@tps.school.nz

Enrolment Form

TPS Enrolment Form Version 2 .pdf

Student Information Consent Form

3.Information Consent Form.pdf

Privacy Statement and Consent Form

Pupuke Kāhui Ako Privacy Consent Statement

ICT Responsible User Policy

ICT Responsible Use Agreement.pdf

Vision and Hearing Form

Vision and Hearing Form

Dental Form

Dental Consent Form.pdf

In-Zone Statement

In Zone Statement

EOTC (Education Outside the Classroom)

EOTC Form.pdf