Hamilton North School

Specialist Learning Centre

Multi Sensory Learning Centre

  • Multiple disabled students are catered for in a secure, safe environment.
  • Multi Sensory environment - visual, auditory, tactile, olfactory and vestibular stimulation.
  • Individualised swimming programmes.
  • Horse riding.
  • Community - Shopping, Public Library.
  • Excellent staff/student ratio.
  • Individual Education Programmes for all students, which ensures the programmes meet the needs of the student.
  • Therapists e.g. Physiotherapist, Speech Language Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Psychologist.
  • Life Skills - cooking, personal care.
  • Multicultural environment.
  • Specialists for music/dance/art/drama.
  • Individual adapted curriculum including Information Communication Technology.
  • Assistive communication technology.
  • Professional Specialist Staff.
  • Liaise with other agencies e.g. Wheelchair Services.
  • School Vans with hoists to accommodate wheelchair students.
  • Transport to and from school.

Satellite Classes

Crawshaw School

A Special Learning Centre within a regular primary school.

We offer:

  • Individualised Education Programmes
  • Home, School Liaison Support.
  • The National Curriculum adapted to individual needs.
  • Inclusion in the mainstream.
  • Low student/staff ratio.
  • Individualised swimming programmes.
  • Horse riding.
  • Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Therapy and Psychological support if needed.
  • Art & Music Therapy.
  • Multicultural environment.
  • Two ability based classes.
  • Te Reo in a bilingual setting if required.
  • Community contact.
  • Life skills.
  • Behaviour Management.
  • Transport from and to home.
  • A warm and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Transport to and from school.
Classroom Programme

Waipa Satellite

A Special Learning Centre within a regular primary school for children. A stand alone unit that comprises of a classroom, quiet work space, lunch room with kitchen, laundry and bathroom facilities.

Classroom Programme

We offer:

  • Waipa Satellite is situated on the grounds of Waipa Primary School in Ngaruawahia, 15kms from Base School.
  • Programmes are provided in the classroom setting together with opportunities for integration with the host school.
  • Classroom programmes based on NZ Curriculum.
  • That National Curriculum adapted to individual needs.
  • Māoritanga.
  • Individual Educational Programmes.
  • Horse riding.
  • Individualised swimming programmes.
  • Community Involvement - Shopping, Library.
  • Integration with mainstream.
  • Therapists e.g. Physiotherapist, Speech Language Therapist, Occupational Therapist and Psychologist.
  • Life Skills.
  • Specialists for music/art.
  • Technology - Computer networked.
  • Host school facilities of playground and sport equipment, school swimming pool.
  • Transport from and to home.

Te Totara Satellite

A Special Learning Centre within a regular primary school. A stand alone unit that comprises of two classrooms, quiet workspace, kitchen, laundry and full care bathroom.

We offer:

  • Individualised Education Programmes.
  • Home, school liaison support.
  • The National Curriculum adapted to individual needs.
  • Inclusion in the mainstream.
  • Low student/staff ratio.
  • Swimming programme.
  • Horse riding.
  • Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Language Therapy and Psychologist support if needed.
  • Art & Music specialist programmes.
  • Multicultural environment.
  • A Junior and Senior class unit.
  • Community contact.
  • Life skills.
  • Behaviour Management.
  • Transport from and to home.
  • A warm and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Technology networked with host school.
  • Host school facilities of playground and sport equipment, school swimming pool.
Classroom Programmes - Te Totara Satellite

Specialist Learning Centre

Hamilton Junior High School

A Specialised Learning Centre within a mainstream setting that caters for students in a high school setting up to 21 years of age.

We offer:

  • Student centred programmes.
  • A range of classes catering for different learning abilities, styles, levels and needs.
  • Extension curriculum programmes.
  • A wide range of activities for teenagers including weekly Aquacise, Horse riding, Swimming, Community access and Integration.
  • Outdoor Education Programmes.
  • Internet, Computer Networked classrooms.
  • On site mainstreaming.
  • Social interaction for teenagers with special needs.
  • Excellent staff/student ratio.
  • Use of host school facilities e.g. Gym, Library, Playground and Sports Grounds.
  • Highly qualified teaching staff with expertise in all curriculum areas.
  • Caring supportive environment.
  • On site kitchen, laundry and showering facilities for Living Skills.
  • Cultural diversity.
  • Physiotherapy, Speech Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy available.
  • Specialised Music and Art.
  • Transport to and from school.