Haere Mai, Welcome to

St Anthony's School

Tena Koutou Katoa,

A very warm welcome to our school website.

St Anthony's School is a Year 1 to 8 integrated school that offers a Catholic education for up to 145 students. It is the local school of St Brigid’s Parish, situated in the heart of Pahiatua. Our school was founded by the Brigidian Sisters over 100 years ago and we are very proud of our history. Our Catholic Character is integrated within all activities and embraces the way we teach our LIFE values, ‘Love, Integrity, Fortitiude and Excellence.’

We aspire to provide our students with a well resourced, modern learning environment, with up to date teaching and learning experiences, and a staff that is dedicated and activiely models the values on which our school is based.

At St Anthony's we encourage you, as our community, to become involved in our school and be active partners in your child’s learning.  We look forward to meeting and working with you to provide the best possible educational experience for you and your children.

Please enjoy our website as you find out more about our fantastic school and the opportunities that we offer.  We also have a free school app that can be down loaded to your device (Skool Loop).   This will also provide additional information about activities.

Please feel free to contact us, we welcome inquiries about our school.  

​​​​​​​Nga mihi nui,

Principal Marg Hyslop

For important school dates in 2024 please  Click Here

​​​​​​​2024 Term Dates

Term One: Tue 30 January - Fri 12 April

( Easter Fri 29 Mar - Tue 2 Apr)

Term Two: Mon 29 April - Fri 5 July

Term Three: Mon 22 July - Fri 27 September

Term Four: Mon 14 October - Fri 13 December​​​​​​​


​​​​​​​Bell Times
Class time

10.30am   Morning Break

10.50am   Class time

12.30pm   Lunch

1.20pm     Class Time

3pm           Home time

School Notices

If you would like to receive our school notices on your smart device, please download Skool Loop for St Anthony's School Pahiatua via GooglePlay or AppStore.


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