Newton Central Information

Key Dates and Times


Term 1: 7 February - 6 April
Term 2: 26 April - 30 July
Term 3: 17 July - 22 September
Term 4: 9 October - 20 December


School starts: 09:00
Morning break: 11:00 - 11:40
Lunch break: 13:00 - 13:40
School finishes: 15:00


Phone: 09 378 6883
Mobile: 027 311 5610

Address:  15 - 17 Monmouth Street,
Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021

School Closed Tomorrow 16th March 2023

Kia ora Whānau, A reminder that school is closed tomorrow due to strike action. Please see panui that went out last week: Re: Response to The NZEI Te Riu Roa union teacher strike announcement last night Kia ora families, The NZEI Te Riu Roa union has advised the Newton Central School Board that its member …

Newton Central School update 14 Feb 2023

Kia ora koutou, We hope that your night was okay. Please reach out if you need any support. We have assessed our kura today and ensured is was safe for our tamariki. In light of this, we’re happy to share that school can open tomorrow – Wednesday 15th February. Some areas of our school need …

Update: Cyclone Gabrielle

Kia ora e te whānau, We have continued to monitor information that has been sent to us on the impact of Cyclone Gabrielle. Based on the latest information from Auckland Emergency Management and Civil Defence, we have taken the decision that Newton Central School will remain closed tomorrow – Tuesday 14th February. This decision is in …

Update: Cyclone Gabrielle

Kia ora e te whānau,  We have been closely monitoring all information about the impact of cyclone Gabrielle. Based on the current advice from Auckland Emergency Management and Met Service, we have made the decision to close the school on Monday 13th February.   This is not a decision that we’ve taken lightly, and has been …

Community Garden and Compost Working Bee

COMMUNITY FOOD SCRAPS  FOR COMPOST HUB  Newton Central School has partnered with the organisation Doughnut Economics Advocates NZ (DEANZ), to  compost local community food scraps. We are on a mission to divert as much food waste in our community away from the landfill and into our community compost bins. We will transform your food scraps …