Rukuhia School

Developing Independence
Through Learning
E wahi hari kia akongia
(07) 843 6967
58 Rukuhia Road, RD 2, Ohaupo 3882

Further Information and Support

If you have any questions, or would like to connect with other families at our school that are raising gifted children, contact the Principal or our school SENCO team members, Jane Coles, Greg New and Leanne Adam, post a question on the Rukuhia Parent and Whānau Facebook page, or cruise through the links below.

Gifted and Talented Online

A wonderful collection of resources for parents to learn more about giftedness, the home school partnership, parenting and advocacy tips, as well as links to other sites.  

New Zealand Association for Gifted Children (NZAGC)

This is website for families with gifted children. It has lots of information and links to other sources of information about giftedness. It also has a very active forum which is a great place to go and read about other family's experiences, and an excellent place to ask questions or share stories of your own. NZAGC also has a Facebook page. NZAGC has regional groups active around New Zealand, however presently there is no active group in the Waikato. 

Gifted Education Centre

There are several private providers in New Zealand who deliver a one day a week programme to gifted children In the Waikato, the Gifted Education Centre has a One Day School which is accessible to students formally assessed as gifted, aged 6 and until the end of year 8. 

Hoagie's Gifted Education Page

This page is not New Zealand based but offers a wealth of information and is well worth looking through.