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Health and Safety


Sight, Speech, Hearing

  • New Entrants are tested. You will be contacted if there are problems.


  • If hospital treatment is needed, parents/ caregivers are contacted to take the child to hospital OR, if you are not available, the child is taken by an adult.


Healthy Lunches

  • Please do send beautiful healthy lunches to school with your children.
  • These can include sandwiches, fresh and dried fruit, raw vegetables, crackers.
  • Please fill drink bottles with water, which is a healthy choice for an active day.
  • Children sit down for lunch between 12.30pm and 12.40pm. They can continue eating after that time.


  • Instructions are available from the school or your chemist.
  • Please let the school know if your child has headlice.
  •  Any child can catch them.


  • Bee Healthy dental clinic can be contacted on 0800 TALK TEETH (0800 825583).
  • Our local hub is Selby House, 175A Adelaide Rd, Newtown.


  • Please name all clothing (including the sunhat) so that we can return lost items to you quickly.
  • Please send your child to school in sneakers or comfortable sandals for fitness or Physical Education.
  • The Lost Property is located outside the Work Room.


Karori West Normal School is a smoke-free school, in the buildings and grounds!

Karori West Normal School - Allington Road, Karori 6012, Wellington    Phone 04 476-6165    Fax 04 476-5789    Email: admin@kwns.school.nz