About REAP Central Otago

What is REAP?

REAP (Rural Education Activities Programme) Central Otago is a Ministry of Education (MOE) and Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) funded organisation that facilitates educational opportunities in the Central Otago region.

REAP operates across the entire community spectrum from early childhood through primary and secondary schooling, to continuing education for the adult community.  It is a Not for Profit organisation contracted by the MOE and TEC to meet a variety of performance outcomes.

Additional funding is created by individual contracts or grants in specific areas.

REAP Central Otago was established in 1979 and is one of 13 REAPs in New Zealand. For more information on REAP Aotearoa  http://www.reapaotearoa.nz/      

Our Vision 

Central Otago is a community where everyone knows learning makes the difference.

Ko te hāpori o Uruuruwhenua, mā te ako ai, oranga kē.


Our Mission

Central Otago REAP’s mission is to facilitate opportunities for personal and community growth through life-long and life-wide learning.

Ka whakahaere ake a Hauhake o Uruuruwhenua  i nga huarahi wātea  mō te whakatipu ake o te hunga me te hāpori i te ako mō ake tonu.


Our Values

  • PEOPLE FOCUSED - Ko te Manaakitangata
  • EMPOWERMENT - Ko te Whakamana 
  • CONNECTING - Ko te Hononga 
  • INTEGRITY - Ko te Whakapono 
  • FLEXIBILITY Ko te Ngāwari 
  • QUALITY- Ko te Papai


Our Waiata - Ko te hāpori Uruuruwhenua 

Central Otago Reap Karakia And Waiata

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