Home Zone

All students who live within the home zone described below (and shown on the attached map) shall be entitled to enrol at the school.

  • Starting at the intersection of Auckland Road and Tamaki Drive, travel east along Tamaki Drive (345 and above included), south along Turua Street, east along Polygon Road, south west on Yattendon Road, south on Sylvia Road to Maskell Street. Travel east on Maskell Street (102, 91 and below included; Vale Road - 85 – 91 odd numbers only included; McArthur Street included), south east on Chesterfield Avenue (excluded), south west on Kesteven Avenue (35, 38 and below included; Kildare Avenue – 39, 38 and below included), west along Riddell Road (75, 50 and below included), south on Sierra Street (Wendover Road – 47, 48 and below included). Travel west on Mt Taylor Road (excluded), north on Ashby Avenue (57, 50 and below included), west on Odessa Crescent, north on Maxine Place to St Heliers Bay Road (283, 292 and below included; Lammermoor Drive included), north on Long Drive (93, 72 and above included; Tarawera Terrace – 50, 33 and below included), east and north along Challenger Street (all addresses included), east and north along Auckland Road (all addresses included) back to the starting point.

All residential addresses on included sides of boundary roads and all no exit roads off included sides of boundary roads are included in the zone unless otherwise stated.

Proof of residence within the home zone will be required.

Each year, applications for enrolment in the following year from in-zone students will be sought by a date which will be published in a daily or community newspaper circulating in the area served by the school. This will enable the board to assess the number of places which can be made available to students who live outside the zone.

Out of Zone Enrolments

Application for Out of Zone Enrolments for 2023

Enrolment at St Heliers School is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school office and on our website.

St Heliers School Board has determined that a limited number of places are likely to be available in the following year levels for out-of-zone students for next year (2023).

15 x New Entrant/Year 1 (turning 5 at any point in 2023)

15 x Year 2

10 x Year 3

15 x Year 4

10 x Year 5

15 x Year 6

20 x Year 7

10 x Year 8 

OPEN MORNING – Out of Zone families who are interested in submitting an application for enrolment, may meet the Senior Leadership Team, go on a tour of the school and have your questions answered on Wednesday 7 September 9.15am – 10.40am.

Application for places must be submitted on the application form available from the school office or the school website:


The following Ministry of Education priorities apply

  • Priority One: Enrolment in a special programme (Not applicable to St Heliers School)
  • Priority Two: Siblings of current students
  • Priority Three: Siblings of former students
  • Priority Four: Child of a former student of the school
  • Priority Five: Children of Board employees or members
  • Priority Six: Other applicants

The deadline for receipt of applications is by 3.00pm, Wednesday 28 September 2022.  Please email application forms to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop them into the school office at the Walmsley Rd gate entrance.

If a ballot is required, it will be held on Wednesday 19 October 2022

Applicants will be informed within three school days of the ballot being held.

All children living within the school zone will be accepted. Please contact the office now to pre-enrol your child for the 2023 school year.

St Heliers School Board and Sean Valvoi (Principal)


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All students who live within the home zone shall be entitled to enrol at the school.


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