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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PPTA Strike Action Thursday 16 March

PPTA Strike Action Thursday 16 March

PPTA Strike Action Thursday 16 March More ...

Student led conferences - Wednesday 15 March

Student led conferences - Wednesday 15 March

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Year 12 RYDA Thursday 23 March

Year 12 RYDA Thursday 23 March

Year 12 RYDA Thursday 23 March More ...

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February December

January 2023

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Uniform Hub opens - 117 Great South Road, Papakura
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School office is open
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New staff induction day
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School office is open
Staff only day
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School office is open
Staff only day
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School office is open
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School office is open
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School office is open
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School office is open
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No classes this week
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No classes this week
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School office is open
No classes this week

January

Tuesday 10th
Uniform Hub opens - 117 Great South Road, Papakura
Tuesday, 10th January
 
Monday 23rd
School office is open
Monday, 23rd January to Friday, 3rd February 9:00am to 3:00pm
 
Tuesday 24th
New staff induction day
Tuesday, 24th January
 
Wednesday 25th
Staff only day
Wednesday, 25th January
 
Thursday 26th
Staff only day
Thursday, 26th January
 
Tuesday 31st
No classes this week
Tuesday, 31st January to Friday, 3rd February
 

February

Tuesday 7th
Pōwhiri for new students in all year levels
Tuesday, 7th February 9:00am to 10:00am
 
Students in Years 10, 11, 12 and 13 come to school at 10:35am and go to Kaitohutohu to receive their timetables
Tuesday, 7th February 10:35am to 11:50am
 
Wednesday 8th
All students in classes from 9:20am
Wednesday, 8th February
 
Monday 13th
Dental Planet in school
Monday, 13th to Friday, 17th February
 
Wednesday 15th
School re-opens today
Wednesday, 15th February
 
School starts at 9:20am today
Wednesday, 15th February
 
Monday 27th
Dental Planet (Dentists) in school this week
Monday, 27th February to Friday, 3rd March
 

March

Friday 3rd
Whānau Sports Day today
Friday, 3rd March
 
Friday 10th
School will finish at 12:15pm for staff and students to be able to attend the Tongan Group Performance at Polyfest
Friday, 10th March
 
Monday 13th
Day 6
Monday, 13th March
 
Tuesday 14th
Day 1
Tuesday, 14th March
 
Wednesday 15th
Student led conferences today 10am - 7pm
Wednesday, 15th March
 
Thursday 16th
PPTA Strike Action - no scheduled classes today
Thursday, 16th March
 
Friday 17th
Day 2
Friday, 17th March
 
Monday 20th
Day 4
Monday, 20th March
 
Tuesday 21st
Day 5
Tuesday, 21st March
 
Wednesday 22nd
BOT meeting postponed. Will be held 29 March 2023
Wednesday, 22nd March
 
Day 3 Pro-Jects and Electives
Wednesday, 22nd March
 
Thursday 23rd
Day 6
Thursday, 23rd March
 
Friday 24th
Day 1
Friday, 24th March
 
Monday 27th
Day 2
Monday, 27th March
 
Tuesday 28th
Day 4
Tuesday, 28th March
 
Wednesday 29th
Day 3 Pro-Jects and Electives
Wednesday, 29th March
 
Thursday 30th
Day 5
Thursday, 30th March
 
Friday 31st
Day 6
Friday, 31st March
 

April

Thursday 6th
Last day of Term 1
Thursday, 6th April