how to enrol

If you wish to enrol your child, or children, then please complete an application form for each child who is to be enrolled. Forward this, together with the child’s last school report, a copy of birth certificate or proof of residency and an immunisation certificate to the Principal.

Enrolment forms may be downloaded from this website as follows:
(If you are unable to open the link, right-click the file name, and select "Save Target As...")

An interview with the Principal will be scheduled for the child and both parents.

Both parents are required to complete the orientation procedures.
These include the following:

  • A visit to the school in action.
  • To attend the special parent orientation meetings that will be scheduled. These address dealing with school policy and procedures.

Parents will be notified as to whether or not their child’s application has been accepted or declined.

On acceptance, parents will be required to sign the admission policy form and pay the registration fee.

Each child will need to do diagnostic tests at least two weeks before starting school.
Note: The school reserves the right to only accept those children who will accept the discipline and standards of behaviour expected in a school of this nature. There will also be a limit to the number of students with learning disabilities that the school can enrol.

School Fees

School fees are payable to the Lake Taupo Christian School Trust for the administration, maintenance and development of the school premises. Discounts for multiple child families are provided for, in addition to any fees the school board may call for to cover expenses related to field trips and stationery etc...
Compulsory attendance fees are to be paid in advance by automatic payment at the beginning of each month or at the beginning of each term.

Fees can be paid as a lump sum at the beginning of the school year, or by ten automatic payments at the beginning of each month, from February to November. If you choose to pay your school fees in a lump sum, before the end of February or within 21 days of a child enrolled in the school mid year, a discount of 10% may be deducted from the fee. Fees are as follows:

  1. Child                                $935.00                                ($93.50 per month)
  2. Children                          $1534.00                               ($153.40 per month)
  3. Children                          $1932.00                               ($192.30 per month)
  4. Children                          $2331.00                               ($233.10 per month)

All of these prices are GST inclusive, and automatic payment forms are available at the school office. If at all possible, please pay in this manner. If you need to make other arrangements for payment, please contact the office – alternative arrangements may be made.

A limited number of Christian Workers Scholarships and Financial Hardship Scholarships are now available. Please mark you envelope ‘Confidential’ and post your completed application form to:

The Principal: Lake Taupo Christian School, 42 Kiddle Drive, Taupo 3330

For more information, please feel free to contact the school office.

Scholarship Forms

Apply for a scholarship via the links below: