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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Senior Assessment Week: 21 - 25 September

Senior Assessment Week: 21 - 25 September

Senior Assessment Week - Week 10 2020 More ...

Timetable from 7 - 25 September

Timetable from 7 - 25 September

Covid Alert Level 2 More ...

Board of Trustees Student Trustee Representative Election

Board of Trustees Student Trustee Representative Election

Board of Trustees Student Trustee Representative Election - next week (Week 10) More ...

Filter Events:


Monday 18th
School reopens - Students in years 9 and 10, Services Academy and Learning Support students return to school.
Monday, 18th May
Tuesday 19th
Students in years 9 and 10 at school
Tuesday, 19th May
Wednesday 20th
Students in years 9, 10 and all students in year 11 at school
Wednesday, 20th May
Thursday 21st
All students back at school from today
Thursday, 21st May
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 21st May 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Friday 22nd
All students at school
Friday, 22nd May
Sunday 24th
Vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa - Samoan Language Week
Sunday, 24th to Saturday, 30th May
Thursday 28th
BOT Meeting - postponed until next week, Thursday 4 June, 5.30pm
Thursday, 28th May


Tuesday 2nd
5 period day from today.
Tuesday, 2nd June
Thursday 4th
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 4th June 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Thursday 18th
Senior Subject Conferences - bookings can be made through School Point
Thursday, 18th June 2:30pm to 6:50pm
Thursday 25th
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 25th June 5:30pm to 7:30pm


Monday 6th
School Holiday Supervision
Monday, 6th to Friday, 10th July 10:00am to 2:30pm