Ratapiko

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Ratapiko
Ratapiko is located in Taranaki Region
Ratapiko
Ratapiko
Coordinates: 39°11′59″S 174°19′18″E / 39.19972°S 174.32167°E / -39.19972; 174.32167Coordinates: 39°11′59″S 174°19′18″E / 39.19972°S 174.32167°E / -39.19972; 174.32167
Country New Zealand
Region Taranaki
District New Plymouth District

Ratapiko is a locality in Taranaki, New Zealand. Kaimata is about six kilometres to the north-west. Lake Ratapiko is just to the south-east of the locality.[1][2]

Education[edit]

Ratapiko School is a coeducational full primary (years 1-8) school with a decile rating of 9 and a roll of 27.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004), Reed New Zealand Atlas, Reed Books, pp. map 34, ISBN 0-7900-0952-8 
  2. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005), The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand, Robbie Burton, pp. map 85, ISBN 1-877333-20-4 
  3. ^ "Te Kete Ipurangi - Ratapiko School". Ministry of Education. 

Further reading[edit]

General historical works[edit]

  • Beeche, Henry John (1950), Electrical development in New Zealand the story of the generation and distribution, use of, and dependence on, electrical energy in New Zealand, Wellington, [N.Z.]: Neville Graham Dunning for The Electric-Power Boards and Supply Authorities' Association of New Zealand 
  • Plant, Elizabeth; Taylor, Lois (1988), Ratapiko School and District centennial, 1888-1988, Inglewood, [N.Z.]: Ratapiko Centennial Jubilee Committee 
  • Troon, Dawn (2007), The former Brixton Memorial Hall, 1953-2006, Waitara, [N.Z.]: Dawn Troon 

School[edit]

  • Plant, Elizabeth; Taylor, Lois (1988), Ratapiko School and District centennial, 1888-1988, Inglewood, [N.Z.]: Ratapiko Centennial Jubilee Committee 


Website[edit]

School Website: www.ratapiko.schoolzone.net.nz