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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Code Club Launch

Code Club Launch

Netsafe School, YAS and PHS Coding Club - Code Club Launch Wednesday 29 July More ...

Year 8 Enrolment Information Evening - POSTPONED

Year 8 Enrolment Information Evening - POSTPONED

Year 8 Enrolment Information Evening More ...

School Mural

School Mural

Dedication of our school mural produced by renowned artists Charles and Janine Williams More ...

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BOT Meeting
Code Club Launch


Monday 6th
School Holiday Supervision
Monday, 6th to Friday, 10th July 10:00am to 2:30pm
Monday 13th
School Holiday Supervision
Monday, 13th to Friday, 17th July 10:00am to 2:30pm
Thursday 23rd
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 23rd July 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Wednesday 29th
Code Club Launch
Wednesday, 29th July 3:10pm to 4:00pm


Sunday 2nd
Epetoma o te reo Māori Kūki - Cook Islands Language Week
Sunday, 2nd to Saturday, 8th August
Thursday 6th
Junior Report Conferences
Thursday, 6th August 2:30pm to 7:00pm
Junior Report Conferences
Thursday, 6th August 9:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday 12th
Year 8 Enrolment Evening - School Hall
Wednesday, 12th August 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday 27th
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 27th August 5:30pm to 7:30pm


Sunday 6th
Uike Katoanga'i 'o Lea faka-Tonga- Tongan Language Week
Sunday, 6th to Saturday, 12th September
Monday 14th
2/3 PESL Camp - OPC
Monday, 14th to Friday, 18th September
Te Wiki o te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week
Monday, 14th to Sunday, 20th September
Monday 21st
Senior Exam Week
Monday, 21st to Friday, 25th September
Thursday 24th
BOT Meeting
Thursday, 24th September 5:30pm to 7:30pm