Students are required to travel directly to and from school each morning and afternoon. They may not stop at shops on their way.

School Buses

Students who live in rural areas may be eligible for school transport assistance. Please click here for eligibility criteria.

 

Go Bus (through Auckland Transport) operates the school services local to the school and are available on a user pays basis. For information about timetables and AT HOP cards, click here

 

From the first day of school 2021, there will be some changes to the destination signages for our school. For more information contact Auckland Transport or refer to the Journey Planner below.

  • The route previously displayed as 432 will now be displayed as School Bus 434

Please use the AT website using the link below to check the best bus for your child. For more information and changes to current Somerville Intermediate School bus routes:

  1. Open the Journey Planner
  2. Select departing at 3.10 pm
  3. Set any date school is on
  4. Click on FILTERS and check School bus (uncheck the others)
  5. Starting point is Somerville Intermediate School.

Please note:

431 - now Northpark and Botany (previously just Botany)
433 - no changes

434 - now two buses on route both morning and afternoon (due to increased numbers)

435 - now called Westerham Drive (previously called Dannemora)
436 - no changes

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Bicycles

The roads around Somerville Intermediate school are extremely busy and hazardous to cyclists. Parents are to take responsibility for allowing their child to cycle to school. Please provide a note to school if your child is to cycle. Students must wear a helmet and should know the road code. Bicycles at school are left at the owner's risk.

 

Road Safety

We ask that parents model aspects of road safety:

  • In the way they use and respect pedestrian crossings.
  • In the manner in which they park.
  • In the way they use the loop road in front of the school.