As a tribute to our wonderful neighbours on the Air Force Base and the close association our school has with the Air Base, our four house names are: Hercules, Boeing, Orion and Seasprite.
On enrolment, students are allocated to a ‘House’ and will remain in that house for the duration of their time at Whenuapai School. Siblings are placed in the same house together and for our Military families, we do our very best to put their children in the house that is most closely associated with their parent’s role on the Base.
Various school activities and sporting events over the year will contribute to a point system and accumulate to an overall House winner at the end of each year. When these activities and sporting events are held, students will be invited to wear their house colour to school.
House colours are as follows: