Enrolment Process

Applications for 2023 In Zone and Out of Zone enrolments are now open.  To enrol please click here.

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 – these are now open for booking here – (code is k3k6m)
  2. A Parent Information Evening – Wednesday 17 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 in December for enrolled students to meet their new classmates and teacher

Rumaki Enrolment

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


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. 

Transition programme for 2023

Expo Days

Expo Days for 2023 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. 

  • Tuesday 9 August – Westmere Primary
  • Wednesday 10 August – Pt Chev Primary
  • Tuesday 16 August – Newton Central, Gladstone, Waterview Primary
  • Wednesday 17 August – Grey Lynn & Mt Albert Primary

For more information please email the school office on office@pasadena.school.nz . 

Parent Information Evening 

This will be held on Wednesday 17 August at 6.30 pm.  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 can be made below.

Orientation Day

The Orientation Day is for enrolled students, and will take place on Wednesday 30 November 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.

Enrolment Options

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

Book a school tour

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 here.  The code is k3k6m if required.

Once booked, you will receive a confirmation email.  If you can no longer attend please cancel or reschedule your booking.  For the Health & Safety of all staff, students and visitors, masks are required.  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

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.

Read the full report


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.

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