From the Principal

I am delighted to be able to welcome you as you view the pages of our website. Please make sure that you do take a look at our newsletters, which are posted here on the website during the term.

As the Principal of Papakura High School may I say what a pleasure it is to be able to provide these words of welcome and introduction read more

Whanau Groups

On Wednesday 8 February 2017 a team representing our local iwi Ngati Tamaoho visited the school for a special assembly in which they presented the school with three significant names connected to the Papakura area, which relate to previous settlements and geographical features. read more

Digital Learning and more

The Kootuitui ki Papakura is a charitable trust established to support a cluster of schools in Papakura. Kootuitui is to inter-connect and weave together, ki Papakura is ‘in Papakura’. The Trust supports a programme which integrates health, homes and education for children, their families and whānau and aims to:
enable fully-engaged digital read more

About Us

Naumai, haere mai, piki mai. Welcome to Papakura High School.

Our school is one of the southernmost secondary schools of the Auckland region and one of the two state schools that  service  the Papakura district.

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Newsletter 069 - 17 November 2020

Newsletter 069 - 17 November 2020

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Our Kaitiaki Team - 2021

Our Kaitiaki Team - 2021

Kaitiaki 2021 More ...

Term Dates for 2021

Term Dates for 2021

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November 2020

Year 13 Graduation
Senior Prizegiving
Staff Only Day
Early closing today. School will finish at 1:35pm
Services Academy Graduation
BOT Meeting


Friday 13th
Year 13 Graduation
Friday, 13th November 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Monday 16th
Senior Prizegiving
Monday, 16th November 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Thursday 19th
Staff Only Day
Thursday, 19th November
Friday 20th
Early closing today. School will finish at 1:35pm
Friday, 20th November
Wednesday 25th
Services Academy Graduation
Wednesday, 25th November
Thursday 26th
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 26th November 5:30pm to 7:30pm


Tuesday 8th
Year 8s Introduction to Papakura High School Day
Tuesday, 8th December 9:15am to 3:00pm
Thursday 10th
Year 10 Te Tohu Rangatira Graduation and Prizegiving
Thursday, 10th December 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday 11th
Year 9 Prizegiving
Friday, 11th December 9:30am to 11:00am