Fairburn School

welcome to fairburn school

Kia kotahi te hoe o te waka kia whaia te matauranga
Towards knowledge and excellence we paddle as one.

Kia ora, Malo e Lelei, Talofa Lava, Kia Orana, Ni sa bula, Mauri, Suosday, Sat Sri Akaal, Tajba Filghodu, Xin Chao, Ni Hao, Guten Tag, Sawadee, Kumusta, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Maith, warm greetings to you all


   In keeping with the latest update from the Prime Minister – Fairburn School will be closed as of tomorrow [Tuesday 24th March 2020] for 4 weeks.  This does not apply to students whose parents and caregivers are defined by the government as essential services. These includes children of doctors, nurses, supermarket staff, pharmacy workers. truck drivers, police and service station workers. These children will be allowed to come to school and are asked to report to rooms 32 & 33 For Tuesday 24th March.  All schools will be closed from Wednesday 25th March. 


Fairburn School is a large primary school situated in Otahuhu,  Auckland. We have a culturally mixed roll of around 700 students predominately Pasifika, Indian, Maori and Asian students. 

We pride ourselves on our highly skilled teaching team, our special programmes team and the senior leadership team and support team. We also have a full time Social Worker based at the school.

Fairburn  is well resourced with a swimming pool, Library/ICT Center, Hall and well set out playing fields and playgrounds.

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