Manawaru is a rural school with spacious grounds creating a peaceful atmosphere nestled under Te Aroha Mountain. Traditional values are a feature of the school as is the importance of responding to the needs of a 21st century learner.
Manawaru School works hard to be responsive to the unique nature of the rural community. The community in turn actively support the school. Manawaru children are encouraged to be responsible for their learning.
At Manawaru School the children’s learning is very much at the heart of the matter for children, parents and staff.