COVID Response for Schools and Families

Frequently Asked Questions Our schools continue to follow and promote all the public health measures in place.  The wearing of face masks, regular hand washing, sanitizing, distancing, and learning that takes place outside of the classroom are fast becoming our new learning norms.  Our schools, students and teachers are advocates of our response to COVID-19 […]

Learning During COVID-19

For more details on the COVID-19 Cook Islands Response, visit Cook Islands Government COVID-19 website The Education Facilities Public Health Guidelines and Framework is a guide for education facilities in the Cook Islands to manage the impact of COVID-19 in their school communities and ensure all public health measures are being considered. No single strategy […]

Request for Tender (RFT)-ICT Equipment

Ministry of Education invites tenders for the supply of ICT Equipment. Prospective tenderers must register their interest to participate in this RFT process on the Cook Islands E-Government Procurement portal at: Document can be uplifted from the Ministry of Education office in Nikao, downloaded from MOE website:  or Cook Islands Procurement Portal. Responses […]

Request for Quote – Apii Nikao Sound Proofing

Quotes are invited for the supply of acoustic alpha pin board. Document can be uplifted from the Ministry of Education office in Nikao, downloaded from MOE website: or contact the following personnel: Finance Director, Ms Sanjinita Sunish on phone 29357 or email or Accountant, Mrs Reureu Tearetoa on phone 29357 or email […]

Cook Islands Government Scholarship Schemes (Te Reinga Akataunga’anga)

The Government of the Cook Islands, through the Ministry of Education, is now seeking “Expressions of Interest” for Scholarship awards from suitably qualified Cook Islanders and Permanent Residents residing in the Cook Islands. Domestic Scholarships: Full Scholarship – This type of scholarship is intended for school leavers including students who are already studying part time […]

Global Citizenship Education in the Cook Islands

The Cook Islands have run a pilot programme across four schools on Global Citizenship Education.  The programme introduced our Year 7 – 10 students to the global Sustainable Development Goals and to Te Kaveinga Nui, the National Sustainable Development Plan (2016 – 2020) for the Cook Islands.  Next is to evaluate the programme by looking […]

Ministry of Education Logo

The logo takes the educational symbol of a book to another level by using simple shapes to form the pages of a book, with the effect of pages turning. The pages are smaller at the bottom and grow larger in the foreground to represent the growth that occurs throughout the lifelong educational journey. Traditional Cook […]

Tekaaroa Adventist School Principal – Aitutaki

PRINCIPAL Tekaaroa Adventist School is a primary school (ECE-Y6) of over 70 students in a lovely setting on the island of Aitutaki. We seek an educational leader with vision who will lead and inspire our school in providing quality Adventist Christian education to learners within our school community. Applicants will have proven ability as well […]

Nukutere College HOD Mathematics

Nukutere College Rarotonga Cook Islands Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the following position: HOD Mathematics Applicants will be required to teach Mathematics (Cook Islands and New Zealand Curriculum) up to Level 1 NCEA. The successful applicant will be managing the Maths programmes from Year 7 to Year 11. Must be […]