Coastal Taranaki School is a U4 composite Years 1-15 Area School. Presently our school has a decile rating of 4. We have 280 students currently enrolled with us at 1 March 2021. 33% of our students identify as Māori and 67% NZ European. We currently have 26 teachers, 10 support staff, 2 cleaners and 1 caretaker who are our team at our school.
The Coastal Taranaki School student catchment area extends from New Plymouth in the north to Rahotu in the South. Predominantly our Early Childhood centres include;
Okato Playgroup (Onsite)
Coastal Taranaki School is in its 17th year and continues to define its special character, point of difference and identity as the hub of its community. Our school works to develop relevant academic and practical pathways for all students to participate and contribute socially, culturally, creatively and environmentally. Our community partnerships are both valued and encouraged. We strive to remain reflective of our community and its aspirations for its young people, providing strong vocational and academic pathways for its students.