Enrolments for 2024 In Zone, Out of Zone and Rumaki Reo are now open.

Please click here to enrol now.

Timeline for Out of Zone Enrolments:

  • Friday 22 September 2023 – Out of Zone Applications close
  • Wednesday 27 September – Out of Zone students notified by email 
  • Monday 2 October – confirmed acceptance of Out Of Zone place
Download our school prospectus here.
Information about Out of Zone Enrolments can be found here.
If you have any questions please email the School Office  office@pasadena.school.nz .
To support our enrolment process, Pasadena Intermediate offers:
  1. School Tours in Terms 2 & 3 (bookings can be made below)
  2. A Parent Information Evening on Wednesday 16th August at 6.30pm
  3. Expo Days for students to experience life at Pasadena
  4. Individual meetings with our SENCO/Deputy Principal or Principal as required
  5. An Orientation Day on Wednesday 6th December for enrolled students to meet their new classmates and teacher


Please click here for more information about the Rumaki Enrolment Process.

Timeline for Rumaki Enrolment:

  • Rumaki Reo applications close Friday 8 September at 3pm
  • Whānau will be contacted for a language proficiency interview
  • Applicants informed of outcome on Monday 25 September by 3pm


Please click here to view our School Zone. Please note we also take students who are Out of Zone, through our Out of Zone Enrolment Process.


Expo Days

Expo Days for 2024 enrolments run in August from 9.15am – 11.30am. During this time students learn more about Pasadena Intermediate, do a school tour, speak with our student leaders, ask questions, and experience a learning session such as Digital Technology, Performing or Visual Arts, PE, or Food Technology.

Students attend the Expo Day with their primary school, travelling together by bus. Students from schools not listed below are welcome to attend any of the Expo days.

  • Wednesday 9th August – Grey Lynn Primary & Mt Albert Primary
  • Thursday 10th August Westmere Primary
  • Tuesday 15th August Waterview Primary & Newton Central School
  • Wednesday 16th August Pt Chev Primary & Gladstone Primary
For more information please email the school office on office@pasadena.school.nz .

Parent Information Evening

This will be held on Wednesday 16th August at 6.30pm. The Senior Leadership Team and student leaders will share information about learning, assessment, and co-curricular opportunities at Pasadena, as well as parents having the opportunity to ask questions. Our Parent Information Evening will give incoming whānau a thorough understanding of our vision and what life is like at Pasadena.

School Tours

Prospective whānau and students are invited to join a member of our Senior Leadership Team and our Student Strategic Leaders on a school tour. These tours will showcase learning at Pasadena, our classroom environments, and the many opportunities available to students. Anyone who would like to learn more is welcome to attend. Each tour will cover the same information, and are limited to 10 people per group. Bookings are available below and will run in Terms 2 & 3.

Orientation Day

The Orientation Day is for enrolled students, and will take place on Wednesday 6th December from 9.15am – 11.30am.  During this time students will hear more about Pasadena, as well as meet their teacher and classmates for 2023 and see their classroom.


There are multiple ways to apply to Pasadena Intermediate, once our enrolments open in late May.
When you’re ready to apply, choose an enrolment method that suits you best.
  • Complete the form using the online application 
  • Call our office on 09 846 2169 to discuss it with Lina or Thelma
  • Pop into our office and complete it with one of our admin staff using the tablets we have set up available to use


School Tours will take place with a member of our Senior Leadership Team and Student Strategic Leaders, and are limited to 10 people.  Bookings for school tours can be made clicking here. If you are prompted for a code it is zb8uv.
Once booked, you will receive a confirmation email. If you can no longer attend please cancel or reschedule your booking. Thank you for your support with this.
Should you require a meeting with our Principal, Jonathan Hughes, please contact the office at 09 8462169 or office@pasadena.school.nz, or email Jonathan at jhughes@pasadena.school.nz.
If you would like to meet with Mary Pretorius, our Deputy Principal and SENCO, she is also available through the office or at mary@pasadena.school.nz
School Tour Schedule
  • Tuesday 9 May 10:30am – 11:30am
  • Wednesday 17 May 9:00am – 10:00am
  • Wednesday 24 May 12:00pm – 1:00pm
  • Thursday 1 Jun 10:30am – 11:30am
  • Wednesday 14 Jun 9:00am – 10:00am
  • Wednesday 21 Jun 9:00am – 10:00am
  • Tuesday 27 Jun 10:30am – 11:30am
  • Thursday 20 Jul 10.30am – 11.30am
  • Tuesday 1 Aug 9:00am – 10:00am
  • Wednesday 2 Aug 10:30am – 11:30am
  • Tuesday 8 Aug 9:00am – 10:00am

Education Review Office (ERO) Report

December 2017
The Education Review Office gave Pasadena Intermediate School an outstanding report following its most recent assessment visit. It noted that School data shows students achieving well in National Standards….

Jonathan Hughes

Students at Pasadena always come first. In our learning environment students will learn, grow and develop socially, intellectually and culturally over the two years they are with us. We pride ourselves on providing an innovative and holistic education where personal excellence is achieved.