Absences and Sickness


Student Absences

All student absences need to be phoned through to Hamilton North School on (07) 849 3029, or you can email admin@hamnorth.school.nz as close to 9am as possible.

The transport providers Go Bus, or Cross Country Rentals must also be informed by you of any changes to your child's daily transport schedule:

Go Bus contact details:

  • Hamilton Area: (07) 846 1975 extn 883 or 830
  • Huntly, Ngaruawahia & Waipa Area: (07) 828 7037

Cross Country Rentals (CCR) contact details:

  • 0800 467 3782 (press 1 then 2 - call only) or text 027 556 0994

Changes to your child's daily transport schedule:

  • If you intend to drop off and/or pick up your child to/from school, it is the responsibility of the Parent/Caregiver to contact Go Bus, or Cross Country Rentals, and let them know of intended changes to your child's daily transport schedule.

Students arriving late, or leaving early

Access is not permitted to areas of our school whilst students are present, including classrooms without Senior Management approval first.

Students who arrive late, and Parents/Caregivers arriving for early pickups are to please present to the front office first in all instances.

Refer : Policy 10: Health & Safety | Policy 22: Access During School Tuition Hours

Health Concerns Guidlines + appendix to Health Policy (WEBSITE) (Ratified BOT 10.02.19).pdf