From the Principal

Nau mai, haere mai ki te Kura Tuarua o Papakura.

We welcome you to the Papakura High School website. Contained here you will find all of the key information about our school. Here you will read about our vibrant community of learners and educators.
The culture at Papakura High is one of support and of challenge. 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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NCEA results 2020

NCEA results 2020

NCEA results for 2020 are now availanble through the NZQA website More ...

New Principal appointed

New Principal appointed

Statement to the Papakura High School Community More ...

Start of Year and Term Dates for 2021

Start of Year and Term Dates for 2021

Start of Year dates 2021 More ...

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January 2021

School Office Open
School Office Open
Kaitiaki Camp
School Office Open
Kaitiaki Camp
School Office Open
Kaitiaki Camp
School Office Open


Monday 25th
School Office Open
Monday, 25th January 9:00am to 3:00pm
Tuesday 26th
School Office Open
Tuesday, 26th January 9:00am to 3:00pm
Wednesday 27th
Kaitiaki Camp
Wednesday, 27th to Friday, 29th January
School Office Open
Wednesday, 27th to Friday, 29th January 9:00am to 3:00pm


Monday 1st
Auckland Anniversary
Monday, 1st February
Tuesday 2nd
Year 12 & 13 Course Confirmation
Tuesday, 2nd February 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Year 9 Powhiri
Tuesday, 2nd February 9:30am to 11:00am
Wednesday 3rd
Year 9 School Starts 8:50am
Wednesday, 3rd February
Year 11 Course Confirmation
Wednesday, 3rd February 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Year 12 & 13 Classes Start P2
Wednesday, 3rd February
Year 12 & 13 Welcome P1
Wednesday, 3rd February
Thursday 4th
Year 10 & 11 Classes Start P2 (there is no course confirmation for Yr 10s)
Thursday, 4th February
Year 10 & 11 Welcome P1
Thursday, 4th February
Year 9,12,13 Classes Start P1
Thursday, 4th February
Friday 5th
New Principal's Powhiri
Friday, 5th February 9:30am to 11:00am
Monday 8th
Waitangi Day
Monday, 8th February
Tuesday 9th
All Year levels - regular timetabled classes from 8:50am
Tuesday, 9th February