Lots more photos are on our school Facebook page and it’s updated at least weekly.

Interlink Whole School BBQ

Interlink is the building company that have recently completed our beautiful new classrooms and last week they shouted the whole school a delicious BBQ lunch to celebrate.

New Classes & Furniture!

Brand spanking new classrooms and furniture for the middle and senior classes, and nice new furniture for the Junior class too. More classroom resources and decorations to be installed!

Matariki Celebrations

Matariki was celebrated in numerous ways this year over a couple of weeks with specially themed Te Reo classes, a new Matariki song learnt at Kapa Haka with Whaea Danyelle, whetu themed art, poetry writing for a Mahurangi Library competition, a day with the librarian making star mobiles & cooking and eating fern fronds, a shared lunch, kapahaka and arts day with kids from Pakiri school, and shared soup with the preschool!

Love Leigh Peg

Our lovely fundraising Peg has been getting around town!


Elgregoe Magic Show

Last week we were lucky to have the amazing magician & ventriloquist Elgregoe (and friends) visit us.


Goat Island Performance

The Leigh School performance group helped welcome students from the University of Minnesota at the Goat Island Discovery Centre on the 12th May 2017.


Everyday learning at Leigh School in Room 4

A collection of photos taken by teacher Dominique Vikstrand.


Omaha Marae Visit 2017

We were blessed with another amazing trip to our local marae that many of our tamariki whakapapa to. Awesome work on the hangi thanks!

New Classroom Arrival

Tabloid Sports 2017

SeaWeek 2017





‘Meet the Teachers’ New (& old) Families BBQ & Pool Party


Pet Day 


Junior Class Visit Auckland Museum To Learn About Dinosaurs & Fossils


Around the school 

Art Electives

 Grandparent’s Day

Cross Country 


Salumeria Olive Press Field Trip

Kids Can Cook Kitchen


Book Character Day

Leigh Carnival 

(More photos available on the website)

Noho Marae – Annual Visit

Our Classrooms

Some photographs from school as we begin a new year with lovely new families and new IT to learn how to use.

Community Meeting

More than 40 members of our lovely community attended our meeting to brainstorm ideas for how we want our kids and the school to be as we move into the future.



We are very lucky to be less than 5 minutes drive from the oldest marine reserve in Aotearoa. Here we are on a recent outing to the Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre to learn more about our local environment.

Setting our sights high!
A University of Auckland Lecturer in Astrophysics, Professor John Eldridge, visited our school to show us his solar telescope & answer our questions about our solar systems, galaxies, worm holes and lots, lots more.

Our Place In Space
The whole school visited the Auckland Stardome Observatory.

Ms Waterhouse showed us how a rocket ship might work. Here we are doing the experiment. It was HEAPS of fun!

In The Classroom
Here we are hard at work in some of our classes.

Te Whanau o Omaha 

Our Kapa Haka roopu out performing in the community.

More Leigh Carnival

This is our annual big fundraising drive, held on Easter Sunday every year. It has its own website too: