Prospectuses will be available from the following contributing schools early in Term 3:

Wakaaranga, Sunnyhills, Elm Park, Owairoa, St Marks, Howick, Macleans, Pigeon Mountain, Mellons Bay

If your child attends another school, please call at the office to collect a prospectus.


2023 Enrolment forms will be available on-line early in Term 3.


2023 Out of Zone enrolment application dates:

  • Out of Zone Enrolment closing date - Wednesday, 7 September 2022
  • Out of Zone Ballot  - Wednesday, 14 September 2022


 Pursuant to Part 2, Section 11 of the Education Act 1989, Farm Cove Intermediate's Board of Trustees has an Enrolment Scheme.

In-Zone Enrolment


Students who are residing full time in the Farm Cove Intermediate Zone are entitled to apply for a place at any time.

The school needs to be able to establish the student's residence within its zone.

Supporting Documents

Please ensure you provide the following along with the completed enrolment form

1.   Attach two of the following official documents (current) in the name of primary caregiver at the residential address.  

  • Land rates account
  • Telephone account
  • Electricity account
  • Official Tenancy Agreement (through a real estate agent)

Private rental agreements and bank statements will not be accepted.

You may also be required to complete a Statutory Declaration to support the application.

2.   NZ Citizens must enclose a copy of a NZ birth certificate, NZ passport or Citizenship Certificate.  Please note, where a student's name is different to the primary caregiver please provide a copy of the students birth certificate.

3.   Non New Zealand Citizens must include a copy of the student's birth certificate (in English), and passport with residency visa or parent's work visa and child's student visa.  Passports must be sighted at the office.

4.   Immunisation Certificate



Out of Zone Enrolments

Year 7 Out of Zone Enrolment applications are accepted in Term 3 for places available the following year.  

Applications for 2023 will open in August 2022.  Enrolment packs will be available from the school office.  Application forms will be on line.

Should more applications than places available be received, selection will be made according to a ballot process determined by the Ministry of Education. 


  1. Will be given to students who have been accepted for enrolment in special programmes.
    * (Not applicable to Farm Cove Intermediate)
  2. Will be given to applicants who are siblings of current students.
  3. Will be given to applicants who are siblings of former students.
  4. Will be given to any applicant who is a child of a former student of the school.
  5. Will be given to applicants who are children of board employees.
  6. Will be given to all other applicants.


  1. Completed out of zone enrolment form.
  2. Copy of the student's birth certificate if born in NZ.
  3. If not born in New Zealand, passport MUST be sighted and copied by the school office.
    • Permanent Residency
    • Student/Work visa
    • Expiry Date
  4. Immunisation Certificate