Riverina School

30 Millen Avenue Pakuranga Auckland 2010 New Zealand
+64 9 527 7377
Riverina School

Courage. Courtesy. Kindness.

Riverina School aims to encourage students to be confident, actively involved, lifelong learners who are determined to reach their potential and contribute positively to society.

Our Mission Statement

Kids Speak

My favourite of Riverina is swimming because we have a school pool and I have become a better swimmer.

Maegan (year 6)

The best thing about my school is having school councillors and the activities that we do such as a hat parade and athletics.

Nyra (year 6)

Since I have started at Riverina I have learnt to be to have courage and be kind to other people.

Kathleen (year 6)

The best thing about Riverina is all the eLearning devices we get to use, laptops, iPads and Apple T.V's. 

Kiera-Lee (year 6)

I enjoy coming to school to play with my friends and to learn. I like learning about maths.

Nevaeh (year 6)

I think Riverina is the best school because we have kind students and teachers.

Halavao (year 6)

I really like getting to learn new stuff, its a beautiful school to go to.

Sini (year 6)

We have good teachers and I like the playground.

Nicky (year 6)

I like how everyone is nice, everyone gets included.

Matagisilifai (year 6)

It’s great that we can work together and have fun.

Nareesa (year 6)

The best thing about Riverina is that everybody is kind, and they help each other when you need it.

Brita (year 6)

My favourite thing about Riverina is all the students and teachers. The teachers are nice and they teach the kids to be nice too.

James (year 6)

I enjoy coming to this school because it is fun, I like to learn and I get to play with my friends.

Luke (year 6)

Since coming to Riverina I have learnt about how to react to problems, how to solve equations, how to meet new friends.

Masyn (year 6)

Riverina is a great school because everyone is kind to each other and play fairly.

Sameer (year 6)

I like seeing my friends at Riverina School and playing on the park and the Tiger Turf.

Taki (year 6)

At Riverina we do lots of activities like going to the civic theatre, we had a basketball team that we could join, electives and we also got to go to Rangitoto which was amazing because it was my first time.

Mason (year 6)

I like that we get to play on the playground.

Livia (year 4)

The best about Riverina is that everyone is kind. Nobody is mean, everyone shows kindness.

Katelyn (year 4)

I like coming to Riverina because learning is fun.  I have lots of friends to play with. All my friends are nice, caring and kind.

Jakylah (year 4)

My favourite part about Riverina is that its fun doing maths and spelling.

Eliza (year 4)

I like Riverina because I like doing homework and learning stuff. I really going to SKIDS - they make you yummy food and you can play outside.

Logan (year 4)

My favourite thing about Riverina is the tiger turf because you can play soccer and thats my second favourite sport.

LJ (year 4)

The best thing about Riverina is that you learn a lot. Like reading, maths and writing.

Henry (year 4)

I like coming to Riverina school because I like doing maths and it is fun. I have always liked maths especially adding and taking away numbers.

Billy (year 4)

At Riverina we have great opportunities such as being kind and courteous. Also being courageous - they are our school motto.

James (year 4)

My favourite part of school is Art because I like drawing and doing collages. We made some great collages about our Turangawaewae in my class.

Ella (year 5)

The best thing about Riverina is that we have kind friends. They take care of you when you are feeling sad or lonely.

Karell (year 5)

Riverina is a great school because everybody is nice to each other. People ask you if you want to play with them.

Eden (year 5)

I like it when we get to go on lots of trips. We are going to go into the city, it sounds very exciting! We also went to Te Tuhi to learn about Art, that trip was very interesting and fun.

Kate (year 5)

At Riverina we have fun activities like mufti days, disco days and Easter hunts. They are fun to do with my friends.

Amy (year 5)

Since I have been at Riverina I have learnt that everyone in my class is nice, they showed me around, they taught me how to do stuff on the Chromebooks that I didn’t know before.

Honesty (year 5)

Since I have started at Riverina I have learnt lots of things like reading around to find the meaning, and how to write a great speech.

Patrick (year 5)

I like coming to Riverina because I like reading, maths, writing and homework.

Xaviah (year 5)

Riverina is a great school because there are good people and really nice teachers and good friends.

Demitrius (year 5)

My favourite part of school is reading, maths and telling stories.

Luca (year 5)

My favourite part of school is learning maths especially subtraction and divided bys.

Mason (year 5)

I like that at Riverina my friends are nice to me. They treat me with kindness and support me.

Cory (year 5)

I like coming to this school because I get to see my friends and learn. I really like reading.

Dika (year 5)

At Riverina I have learnt my basic facts and writing.

Elise (year 3)

My favourite part about Riverina is playing on the tiger turf. We get to play soccer on it.

Liam (year 3)

I like coming to school because we have technology, we do our work on computers and iPads.

Wen Kun (year 3)

Riverina is a great school because we can learn about different things.

Levi (year 3)

My favourite part of school is painting and colouring with different colours.

Ella (year 5)

I like coming to school because it makes me smarter and it makes me learn more.

Luchen (year 4)

We get to do fun things like getting to go in the Inter-School Cross Country. It is very exciting.

Nava (year 4)

I like learning about maths and art. We get to do painting and go on trips to Te Tuhi.

Dylan (year 4)

The best thing about Riverina is that I get to learn lots of things like using maths strategies, handwriting so that my letters are the right size, shape and with flicks.

Kristian (year 4)

School is a place where you learn about stuff, like maths, writing stories, you get to drink milk in the afternoon. I really like milk.

Zaviour (year 4)

The best thing about Riverina is getting to learn new things like Maths and Writing. We write stories, speeches and recounts.

Amaria (year 5)

The best things about Riverina School is getting to play with other people you like. The best thing we play on is soccer and touch on the Tiger Turf. It’s never muddy on there.

Munalotu (year 4)

At Riverina we have lots of great things like the tiger turf, mufti days, discos, councillors, teachers, education, lunchtimes. My favourite things are the discos because you can buy food and dance around.

Kruz (year 4)

I have learnt my maths like divisions and how to use materials.

Cole (year 4)

I like coming to school because it helps you to learn and you get to play with other people.

Viliami (year 5)

Riverina is a really good school because its fun to learn. There is no bullying here.

Kaedince (year 5)

The best thing about Riverina is the new Tiger Turf because we can play sports on it all the time.

Koby (year 5)

I have learnt my basic facts like 2 + 2 = 4

Skye (year 2)

I like coming to Riverina because I get to see the teachers. I get to learn from them.

Poppy (year 2)

I like coming to Riverina to play in the pools and on the swings. We have swimming lessons, it is cool.

Marania (year 2)

Riverina is a great school because I like Mrs Dickinson. She always teaches us fun things.

Isabel (year 2)

At Riverina School I get to draw and read.

Leila (year 2)

My favourite part of Riverina is the playground. I like the slide and the swings.

Esther (year 2)

I have learnt my numbers, I learnt to add and take aways.

Sithuki (year 2)

I have learnt some maths and some reading. I can count down to 9.

Zoe (year 2)

I like running on the big fields.

Riverlation (year 2)

The best thing about my school is the pool, because you can swim in it.

Atlas (year 2)

I like doing dancing.

Jack (year 2)

My favourite part of school is playing on the computer.

Steve (year 2)

Riverina is a great school because I have lots of friends and everybody shares.

Phoenix (year 3)

I like coming to school to do painting and I love coming to do reading.

Caleb (year 2)

I like Riverina because we get to colour in and play. We have lunch here.

Meleane (year 2)

Riverina is a great school because we learn and we play. We learn everything!

Siuka (year 2)

The best thing about Riverina is the playground because there are lots of fun things to play on.

Eden (year 2)

My favourite part about Riverina is the swings and the see saw. I also like playing on the big field.

Monica (year 2)

We do lots of maths, I like adding numbers and I like reading. I like seeing tricky words in my books.

Teyonne (year 2)

I have learnt reading strategies, and maths.

Olly (year 2)

I like coming to school because I’ve got friends.

Paul (year 2)

Riverina is a great school because there is a lot of learning.

Payton (year 3)

At school we get to do lots of reading, I like reading because it is fun.

Cate (year 3)

I like coming to school to play with the lego and in the playground. The monkey bars are fun.

Simon (year 3)

Since I started school I have learnt how to read lots of books. I like reading.

Jesse (year 3)

I like the tiger turf at Riverina, I play with my friends on it.

Dallas (year 3)

The best thing about my school is the swings, because they go forward and back.

Jackson (year 3)

This is a great school because the kids are nice.

Connor (year 1)

I like it when I go on the playground, I like the swings because they are fun.

Lilly (year 1)

My favourite part of my school is reading because I am always good at reading.

Te Aroha (year 1)

Since I started school I have learnt some plusses and take aways, I also learnt sharing is caring.

Margaret (year 1)

I like coming to school to play with my friends, I like to play on the slide.

Mila-Claire Hughes-Sau Room 9

I have learnt about colours, they go lighter and darker. You put white into the colour and it makes it lighter and lighter.

Bella Heron Room 9

I Really like my school and see all my friends

Sarah Age 4