Preparing for school in 2019

School opens on Wednesday, 30 January 2019.  All students are to report to the gymnasium no later than 8.30 am in full school uniform, with their stationery.  Students, and any parent who may like to attend, will be welcomed with a powhiri performed by the school's kapa haka group.

School uniform is compulsory at Farm Cove Intermediate School.  New uniforms are available at John Russell Schoolwear, Moore Street, Howick and on-line at  A second hand uniform sale will be held in the school hall on Thursday, 24 January 2019 from 9.00 am - 12.00 pm.

Stationery packs that meet our requirements will be available on-line from Office Max.

 School App

We have a school app that can be downloaded onto your Apple or Android device.

Search 'SchoolAppsNZ' to download the app onto your devices

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Open the App and search 'Farm Cove Intermediate' to find the app. 

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School buses for 2018

 Please Note:  From the beginning of Term 1, 2018, our school buses will no longer by operated by Howick and Eastern Bus Services.  The contract has been given to Go Bus.   

PDF download  2018 FCI School Bus routes

FCI Reps for this week

Each week we celebrate students who have displayed Farm Cove values during the week.  For a list of these students click here

Request for Homestay Families

Shelton Education are looking for homestay families for Korean students aged 11 - 13 studying at Farm Cove Intermediate

We prefer homestay families with Primary or Intermediate aged children. Korean students attend Farm Cove Intermediate School and English/Mathematics lessons at Shelton after school Monday to Friday.  Saturday academy is from 10am-5pm.  Families will be reimbursed $270 per week.  If you are able to help, please contact Derek at Shelton Education, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 532 9990.