Bus Info

One free bus route operates covering:

* From School to Herald Island and return

* From School to Whenuapai Village via Totara/ Waimarie Roads and return.

The Ministry of Education criteria for eligibility for school transport is that students attending Year 1 – 8 schools must live at least 3.2 km from the school (over the shortest public road or pedestrian route from home roadside gate to the school’s front gate). Full information on eligibility to take the school bus see this MOE link

All bus pupils must fill in a Bus Code of Conduct and follow the rules to avoid losing their rights to use the bus service.

Parents/Caregivers should alert the office of any changes to their child/ren’s daily bus travel using the ‘School Bus Alert’ link.

Bus Route Information

Any queries regarding the school bus service should be directed to the School Receptionist on 09 416 8779 or office@whenuapai.school.nz