2020 Enrolment Process

Our enrolment programme for 2020 is as follows:

Term 3, 2019

Tuesday, 30 July, 6:00pm - 7:00pm - Information Evening

Parents and caregivers are invited to an Information Evening. Come along and find out what makes Northcote Intermediate School different, what changes we have made and our plans for the future. There will be brief presentations by select staff and an opportunity to ask questions.

Thursday, 1 August - Prospectus Delivered

Northcote Intermediate School Prospectus delivered to the following Primary Schools: Birkenhead, Northcote, Onepoto, Sunnybrae and Willow Park.

Open Days - Thursday-Friday, 8-9 August; Thursday-Friday, 15-16 August

9:00am - 12:00pm: Parents, caregivers and students are invited to come and see a 'normal' day at school. Please come to the school office on arrival and some of our students will take you on a guided tour of our school. Please note that our break time is 10:30am until 11:15am.


Enrolments are undertaken by appointment. The final Enrolment appointments with one of our leadership team will be 20 minutes long on Thursday, 5 September and Friday, 6 September 2019. Appointments can be booked online at www.schoolinterviews.co.nz with the code 28pdw.

Students must attend the enrolment interview and are required to bring their Birth Certificate or Passport, a signed Internet Agreement, signed Code of Conduct, signed EOTC form and Mid-Year Report. If you have completed the enrolment form online, these forms will be able to be uploaded during this process. You will also be required to bring two forms of identification for proof of address for zoning purposes. Students not born in New Zealand need to bring proof of Residency.

Enrolment interviews are available on:

  • Thursday: 7:30am - 10:30am and 3:30pm - 6:30pm
    Friday: 7:30am - 12:30pm

Term 4, 2019

Friday, 29 November, 9:30am - 11:45am - Orientation Morning

All students who have enrolled for 2020 are invited to an orientation morning. Buses will be provided for students from our contributing Primary Schools - Northcote Primary, Birkenhead Primary, Willow Park Primary and Sunnybrae Normal. Parents and caregivers are welcome to attend with their child.

School Enrolment Zone

Northcote Intermediate now has an enrolment zone as of January 2020. In-zone families will be required to upload proof of address. Out-of-zone applications will close on Friday, 13 September, and a ballot will be held for any available places. Priority will be given to siblings and children of past pupils in line with our Enrolment Scheme and Ministry of Education Guidelines. If a ballot is required this will be drawn on Wednesday, 18 September. We aim to notify all applicants by Friday, 27 September. Friday, 18 October will be the final date to confirm acceptance.

The map below shows our catchment (in-zone) area. If you wish to query an address, please contact the office.


Prospectuses will be delivered to all the contributing schools listed above. If your child does not attend one of those schools you can pick a pack up from the school office or download a copy here.

If you have any further questions please email our Office Manager Debbie Doubleday or phone (09) 481 1400.

Document Downloads

Additional information can be downloaded from the Downloads page.