School Day
8.10am: School is open to bus children
8.30am: School is open to township children 
9.00am: School begins
11.00am-11.20am: Morning break
12.30-1.30pm: Lunch break
3.00pm: End of school day
3.40pm: Last bus leaves Waiau School
(Teacher only days yet to be set.)

Term 1 2021
Tuesday 2nd February - Friday 16th April 
- Waitangi Day Observed 8 February
- Teacher Only Day Monday, 8th March - School Closed.
- Good Friday 2nd April, Easter Monday 5 April and Easter Tuesday 6 April (a school holiday)

Term 2 2021
Monday 3rd May - Friday 9th July
- Queen’s Birthday 7th June

Term 3 2021
Monday 26th July - Friday 1st October

Term 4 2021
Monday 18th October - Thursday 16th December
- Labour Day 25 October