(please click on title below to view a copy of the letter sent home with students)

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 Term 4, Week 6

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

 Back to School Information for 2018

School opens on Wednesday, 31 January 2018.  All students are to report to the gymnasium that day 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.

Stationery packs for 2018 are available online from Office Max My School.  Alternatively your can visit their store at 5 Ronwood Ave, Manukau.  Opening hours are 8.00am - 5.00 pm.

New Uniform can be purchased from John Russell Schoolwear, Moore Street, Howick and online at  A second hand uniform sale will be held in the school hall on Thursday, 25 January 2018 from 9.00 am - 12.00 pm and 3.00 pm - 5.00 pm.

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.