Mercury Bay Area School, located in Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula, offers top quality learning programmes designed to meet the needs of our diverse student population, so that effectively, every student is studying and being assessed at their appropriate level.
Our positive, caring and supportive learning environment enables each child to develop mentally, physically, socially and emotionally.
This is where you can find information relating to the MBAS Board of Trustees.
The Education Act 1989 requires every school to complete a charter and a copy of the annual charter update to be sent to the Ministry of Education each year.
The Mercury Bay Area School has agreed to observe and be bound by the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students published by the Ministry of Education.
Mercury Bay Area School is guided by a wide range of policies which cover all aspects of the organisation.
We produce a Prospectus folder containing an enrolment form and other information.
The Education Review Office (ERO) is the government department which reviews and reports publicly on the quality of education in all New Zealand schools.
Mercury Bay Area School is grouped in to primary, middle and senior years. Each group is led by a Deputy Principal and an Assistant Principal.
Term dates and daily schedule at Mercury Bay Area School.
We welcome enrolments for all areas of our school.
PDF map of school grounds.
Upcoming events at Mercury Bay Area School
The health and well being of our students is important to all of us and at the Rangimarie Centre you will find a range of staff who can offer additional, specialist support to that of the I-Time teachers, Deans and senior staff.
School policies for travel to school by bus or student driving.
Lunches can be bought through the School canteen. Lunch orders with money are taken before school and lunches are delivered at lunchtime.
All students are expected to be at school by 8.45am every school day.
Mercury Bay Area School has participated in School Wide Positive Behaviour for Learning since 2010.
Our school wide K.A.U.R.I. matrix which breaks down the expectations into expected behaviour in the different areas of
Mercury Bay Area School.
Off site procedures for lunch passes and temporary out of ground passes.
Information about emergency procedures for Mercury Bay Area School.
All students from Year 7-13 are expected to go through the process of officially clearing themselves from the school.
Located about 2.5 hrs drive from Auckland along the spectacular Pacific Coast Highway and within close proximity of Hamilton, Rotorua and Tauranga, Mercury Bay is one of New Zealand's premier destinations, offering endless opportunities for fishing, boating, surfing and swimming.
We appreciate all our community partners who are involved in supporting our school.
Address: 20 South Highway Whitianga 3510
Phone: +64 7 866 5916
Fax: +64 7 866 4002
Attendance: +64 (0)21 0255 6802