Te Awa School dental clinic has now been closed by the DHB. We have a mobile dental clinic here about one term per year. When the Dental Nurse is here. She can be contacted on 06 835 5016 (Monday to Friday) or if treatment is urgently required during the year ring the Onekawa School Community Dental clinic on
09 873 4863.
Public Health Nurse
The Public Health Nurse visits our school at regular intervals to check on health problems. All children’s immunisation should be done before starting school. Immunisation certificates for new pupils staring school need to be sighted.
As from the 1st January, 2004, smoking is illegal in all schools, including the grounds, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Breaking this law can incur heavy penalties.