2022 Start of year information
Jan 12, 2022

A warm welcome to our new students and families joining Aotea College in 2022

Please find below some start of year information and some answers to the questions many of you may have.

Where do I find information about uniforms?


Where do I find the stationery lists and where do I buy stationery?

You can go to Paper Plus Porirua, they have our lists in store or you can get the lists here,


you can also purchase online and have it delivered to your home from Officemax


Where do I find term dates for 2022?


What date does the cafe open?

The Aotea Cafe will be open on Friday 4th February, there will be limited options.

If in the future,  you would like to order lunch online please visit www.mykindo.co.nz

What does the start of the year look like?

Week 1.

Monday 31st January is Year 12 & 13 course confirmation day 9 -11am;

Peer support training 11- 2pm              

Tuesday 1st February is Year 10 & 11 course confirmation day 9-11am

Students will need to come in on these days IF there is an issue with their timetables.

Wednesday 2nd February Year 12 & 13 assembly - 9.00am (in the gym)

All students are expected to attend, uniform is not required.

Thursday 3rd February Year 10 & 11 assembly - 9.00am (in the gym)

All students are expected to attend, uniform is not required.

Students will be released for the day at approx 12.00pm

Friday 4th February Year 9 students start.

There will be a powhiri held for all year 9 students and any other new students starting with us in 2022. Year 9 students remain at school for the day, all other new students in years 10-13 will be released after the powhiri.

Week 2.

Monday 7th February - Waitangi Day holiday observed - No school

Tuesday 8th February - Full timetable commences.