Torbay School


Te Kura Tuatahi O Whangatoa.

Tēnā koutou katoa

Nga mihi ki a koutou katoa 

Ko Māhuhu-ki-te-Rangi te waka

My canoe is Māhuhu-ki-te-Rangi

Ko Waitemata te moana

My sea is Waitemata

Ko Rangitoto te maunga

My mountain is Rangitoto 

Ko Ngāti Whātua te iwi

My tribe is Ngati Whatua

Ko Whangatoa te kura 

My school is Torbay

Ko to mātou whakatauki ko te

My motto is

“Flying High learning for a Successful future

No reira tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa













Torbay School is situated in the East Coast Bays on Auckland’s North Shore overlooking Rangitoto Island and the Hauraki Gulf. The school is approximately 20 minutes north of down town Auckland, New Zealand. We cater for children from Year 1 to Year 6.

We have extensive facilities with a commitment to academic excellence through an integrated curriculum that challenges and motivates students to realize their full potential. We support our curriculum by creating learning environments that best suits the needs of our students. We offer a variety of programmes including academic, cultural and sporting that enhance children’s learning.

At Torbay School we provide a basis for lifelong learners through a challenging, supportive, stimulating and caring environment. Opportunities are created to develop and support the strengths and talents of all individuals. Children are encouraged to take responsibility for and be involved in their own learning. Positive partnerships between the school and the community are valued and nurtured.

Wendy Sandifer (Principal)