About Us

Barrytown School is a small rural school, located in the heart of the Barrytown Community on New Zealand's beautiful West Coast. Catering for Years 1-8 in a co-educational environment we strive to give our students a strong start in their education.


We currently have 22 students enrolled:

        • Year 1 - 2
        • Year 2 - 0
        • Year 3 - 4
        • Year 4 - 3
        • Year 5 - 3
        • Year 6 - 4
        • Year 7 - 3
        • Year 8 - 2


Two teachers work with our students to provide a varied programme that complies with Ministry of Education standards.

Principal/Teacher: Rachael Whyte

.3 Release Teacher: Cherie Wood (Thursdays and every second Friday)

.1 ORS Teacher: Marg Sexton

Commissioner: Janet Kelly