St Andrews school originally opened in January 1881, with a roll of 33 and 3 classrooms.St Andrews Primary School is a full primary school catering for students from Years 1-8. We are located 15 minutes south of Timaru in a beautiful rural setting on the outskirts of St Andrews Village. We have a swimming pool, 5 classrooms and a library from where we offer quality modern teaching and learning programmes while still maintaining strong traditional values.
Our New Classroom (2010)
On Friday 21st May 2010, we officially opened our newly built classroom in the company of our students, parents, friends and special guests Mayor John Coles, and MOE Network Facilitator Gill Mahar.
The Biscuit Tin Bus (2009)
On Friday 26th June 2009 we farewelled our beloved school bus known as "The Biscuit Tin". This bus has served the education system for 50 years and 25 of those years were spent transporting St Andrews School pupils to school. This is a movie we made of the Biscuit Tin for your viewing pleasure. Please note that the audio content of our movie has been removed due to copywrite laws, so the movie is without any sound. Still worth watching though, enjoy!
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