Welcome to Flanshaw Road School. Flanshaw Road School is found in West Auckland, near Te Wao Nui a Tiriwa, the beautiful Waitakere Ranges. At the end of Flanshaw Road is Te Wai o Pareira better known as Henderson Creek, which flows into the Waitemata Harbour and past Rangitoto, our maunga. This is our tūrangawaewae, our place in the world, the place we nuture, support, challenge and empower students to do their best each and every day.


     Term 2 2017: Monday 1 May - Friday 7 July


Kia Ora, Kia orana, Namastè, Tálofa, Nin hao, Wei, Malo e lelei, Fakaalofa atu, Bula, Annyeonghaseyo, Hola, Ciao, Kon'nichiwa, Salam, Bonjour,Ia ora na, Dia duit, Swasdi, Bok, Kamusta, chao ban, Marhaban, Hallo, Zdravstvuyte, Mainglarpar,Swasdi, Alo, Guten tag, Sata sri akala, Wei -  Welcome to the Flanshaw Road School website. We hope you enjoy browsing through our website and getting to know more about our school. Flanshaw Road School is committed to excellence, and to being at the forefront of educational innovation in New Zealand.

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About Our School

Flanshaw Road School is a Decile 5, multi-cultural, contributing primary school in Waitakere City, Auckland. Our school has, and continues to develop, a strong learning culture. All the people who work in our “Learning Community” are totally committed to supporting all our students to achieve.

Flanshaw Road School has a range of facilities which are enjoyed by many groups that make up the local community. The school is set on a 2.5 acre site. There are four blocks of permanent classrooms, four pre-fabricated classrooms, a library /research hub, an e-Learning Suite, a community hall, a Whanau/Fono Parent room, a work-shop and storage sheds. The school has a swimming pool complex (used in Term 1 and 4 of each year), two adventure playgrounds and large, open recreation areas.

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The Flanshaw Road School Community

Raising student achievement, and supporting students to succeed in their learning, is at the heart of all decisions made at our school. The Flanshaw Road School community is very supportive of their children, and of the school. It is the strong home-school relationships we have built with our community that underpins the caring, inclusive, family-orientated culture of Flanshaw Road School.

For the last eight years Flanshaw Road School has been the lead school for the WAPA 2020 Project - a Waitakere Area Principal Association initiative that involves 30 primary, intermediate, secondary and special schools from across the Waitakere region. Together the schools' collective goal is to 'raise achievement across the region'.

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