Membership is open to all school Principals in the Waitākere area. We warmly invite members to attend general meetings and conferences. Deputy Principals, at the invitation of their Principal, are also welcome to attend events.
WAPA is supported by Learning Network New Zealand to bring a wide range of PLD to the sector and continues to deliver relevant and up-to-date professional development.
WAPA is committed to continuing a positive partnership with our local Ministry of Education office.   

WAPA Online Principal Session
Managing a positive relationship with your School Board   
Thursday 30th May 10 am
NZSBTA 45 minutes session with Chris France

Chris France, from NZ School Boards Association, will be running a session on the governance and management dynamic within schools, particularly from the point of view of the principal. His session will specifically cover the relationships between both the Principal and the Board and the Principal and the Presiding Member.
*if you haven't recieved an invite please contact

Newly Registered Teachers' Function

21 November 2024

Join us in celebrating the achievements of our newly registered teachers. This special event marks a significant milestone in their teaching careers. Details will be out soon. 

Tumuaki HauOra 2024

Watch this space! 

Order a WAPA hoodie and attend events in comfort and style! You can place your order through Learning Network NZ.