Welcome to the Carlton School website.

Tēnei te mihi atu ki koutou kua tae mai ki Te Kura o Carlton. He whakamōhio atu tēnei ko wai mātou i kōnei hei tirohanga hoki mā koutou katoa. Naumai haeremai, whakatau mai .

Nau mai haere mai and welcome to Carlton.

A special 'kia ora' to any new families and friends of the school.

We are accepting enrolments at Carlton School. If your child is turning 5 years old or you're looking to enrol an older child, visit our information page to browse what we offer. You can enrol your child using our online enrolment form.

Click on the image.

Alternatively, you could visit or contact the school office by phone: 06 3450336.

Operations at COVID Alert Level 2

To view information regarding the Carlton School response, please click below.

Our Online Assembly 2021

Here are a few "highlights" from our online assembly during Level 2. Thank you to all our whānau that participated and tuned in to join us. Thank you and ngā mihi!

A behind the scenes look....

My Movie.MOV

Puanga Celebrations 2021

Thank you to all that made this a fantastic day to celebrate the Māori New Year and a special thank you to our families. Mauri Ora!! View Gallery

Book Character Day

2021 Ngā Tuākana

Congratulations to our 2021 Ngā Tuākana School Leaders. From left:

Kahukura Findlay - Head of School, Zavier Bills - Community, Peyton James - Cultural, Kini Mataitoga - Pastoral Care, Cassady Matthews - Sport, Raama Gilsenan - Pastoral Care, Tessa Mosen - Community, Riley Tweeddale-Saul - Head of School.

Water Fight

We had so much fun during our water fight!! Thank goodness the weather was kind to us.

Senior Camps - Green Pastures

A great time was had by all. It was fun learning new skills and joining in!

Lots of fun!

View the Gallery

Cross Country 2020

Puanga 2020

A big thank you to all families that attended! We hope you enjoyed the day. The gallery will be up soon for all to view and don't forget to come in and take a look at our fantastic display in the hall. View the Gallery


Regular Features


Carlton e-News is available online. Our e-News is published online every two weeks.

Sports Teams and Registrations

View sports and registrations here....

He kōrero mō te Wiki

All the children have been learning new Te Reo Māori phrases every two weeks. The phrase is to support positive relationships and praise.

School App

Class Sites

Te Whare Manaaki

Carlton 2021 Term Dates

Term 1 : Start 3rd Feb - 15th April

Term 2 : Start 3rd May - 8th July

Term 3 : Start 26th July - 30th Sept

Term 4 : Start 18th October - 16th December


Office: em: carltonoffice@welearn.school.nz

ph: 06 3450336

Principal: em: gjohnston@welearn.school.nz

ph: 06 3450336

99A Carlton Avenue, Tawhero, Whanganui 4501