Broad Bay School is a full primary, public school and has been around since 1877!
At Broad Bay School we C.A.R.E and are known as 'The little school with a big heart'

Challenge ourselves      Achieve our best      Respect others     and the Environment

Haere mai ki te kura Kura o Whakaohorahi e. We are happy to take the opportunity of introducing you to our school and chances are, if you have children in years 1-8 schooling years, or even a four year old bursting with energy, you might be wondering about the local options. We encourage you to call in any time and have a look at our exciting teaching and learning programmes in action.


Mission Statement

“Our school will provide all students with learning opportunities and challenges that encourage them to achieve their best. We will encourage a respect for and appreciation of others, their surroundings and the wider world.”


Broad Bay School will:
  • Achieve the highest standards of teaching
  • Keep our teachers up to date with quality curriculum practice
  • Develop and support the children’s strengths, skills, attitudes and aspirations
  • Encourage a strong family atmosphere and sense of community
  • Take advantage of the learning opportunities provided by the Otago Peninsula and wider world