• l.i.f.e

  • Love

  • Integrity

  • Faith

  • Excellence

About Us


Palmerston North Adventist Christian School (PNACS) provides a dynamic learning environment for children from Year 1 to Year 6.

Our academic, co-curricular and pastoral care programs pave the way forward to create excellent opportunities for all of our students.

We have created an environment where learning is stimulating, fun and challenging. There are endless opportunities to explore and participate, where students are happy, safe, valued and respected. If you are looking for a school that encourages personal excellence, nurtures growth and focuses on holistic education; a place where students don’t just attend, they belong... then look no further. Welcome to the Palmerston North Adventist Christian School.

Term Dates 2023

Term One:
Wednesday, 1 Feb to Thursday, 6 April

Term Two:
Wednesday, 26 April to Friday, 30 June

Term Three:
Monday, 17 July to Friday, 22 Sep

Term Four:
Monday, 9 Oct to Friday, 18 Dec

School Calendar 2023


1 Feb Wed School Commences  
3 Feb Fri School Picnic  
6 Feb Mon Waitangi Day Holiday
8 Feb Wed Fish n’ Chip Evening
22 Feb Wed Parent-Teacher Interviews
23 Feb Thurs Board of Trustees Meeting @ 7pm
22-24 Mch Wed-Fri Year 4-6 Camp, Foxton
23 Mch Thurs BoT Meeting @ 7pm
30 Mch Thurs Athletics Day   
31 Mch Fri Teacher Only Day  
6 Apr Thurs Term 1 Ends @ 2pm

24 Apr Mon Teacher Only Day
25 Apr Tues Anzac Day
26 Apr Wed Term 2 Commences
1 May Mon School Photos
11 May Thurs BoT Meeting @ 7pm
18 May Thurs PNACS Cross Country
5 Jun Mon King’s Birthday Holiday
15 Jun Thurs BoT Meeting @ 7pm
24 Jun Sat International Evening 
30 Jun Fri Term 2 Ends @ 2pm

17 Jul Mon Term 3 Commences
26 Jul Wed Parent Interviews
3 Aug Thurs BoT Meeting @ 7pm
28 Aug Mon Family Games Night
7 Sept Thurs BoT meeting @ 7pm
18 Sept Mon Elgregoe Show
22 Sept Fri Term 3 Ends @ 2pm

9 Oct Mon Term 4 Commences
13-17 Oct Fri-Tues Life Education
23 Oct Mon Labour Day Holiday
24 Oct Tues TEACHER ONLY Day
26 Oct Thurs BoT Meeting @ 7pm
20 Nov Mon Swimming Commences TBC
30 Nov Thurs BoT Meeting @ 7pm
13 Dec Wed PNACS Prizegiving 
18 Dec Mon Term 4 Ends @ 1pm

A quick look at our School

Learning and Growing in God


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25 Snelson Street,
Palmerston North