Pākiki Kids is a weekly one-day programme for gifted children in Dunedin (Years 3-8).
Pākiki Kids is a local, independent gifted education programme which has been operating in Dunedin for more than 10 years. It is run by Dunedin North Intermediate School and located at 34 North Road, North East Valley, Dunedin.
Pākiki Kids (often referred to simply as PK) delivers a specialised curriculum while also offering gifted students the opportunity to learn with like-minded peers.
Applications to Pākiki Kids
Students are selected to attend Pākiki Kids based on the outcome of a written application and participation in an entry selection workshop. Students from all schools are welcome to apply, as well those who are home-schooled.
Pākiki Kids has only one intake per year (at the start of the school year in February) and the application process takes place in Term 3 of the year before.
Pākiki Kids 2021
Applications to attend Pākiki Kids in 2021 have now closed, but please contact the PK Coordinator if you would like more information about the programme or the application process.