Pukekohe High School
He wahi whai-mana ki te rapu matauranga A positive place of learning
Senior & Junior Reports Issued 25 September
Holidays Start 26 September
Term Dates for 2014:
Term 1 Wednesday 29 January to Thurs 17 April
Term 2 Monday 5 May to Friday 4 July
Term 3 Monday 21 July to Friday 26 September
Term 4 Monday 13 Oct to Thurs 11 December
We are a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) school.
We encourage students to bring and use their own device for educational purposes.
Recommendations for suitable devices are on the BYOD page.
PukekoheNET Upgrade is complete.
We encourage all parents to log into the Parent Portal and complete the 1 minute Tutorial which highlights the new features and the changed layout.
If you still need to activate your account please check the information on the Parent Portal page.
Enrolment for 2015
Year 9 enrolments for 2015
are being taken now and interviews will be held every Monday and Tuesday, during school time, for the remainder of Term 3.
Please call the Main Reception to pick up an enrolment pack and book your appointment.
High School bands received a number of awards when they attended the
Tauranga National Jazz Festival held over the Easter break.
Te Ara Poutama is a Year 10, year long authentic learning based
program. It seeks to create a learning journey where students are actively seeking and creating
knowledge through the process of participating in authentic learning
opportunities. There are four key components of the program and these
· Big Blue Day: A skill based
day with a focus on teamwork and building confidence.
· Camp Adair: A two day camp
which will be held Week 1 of Term
· Becoming an Entrepreneur:
This is incorporated into the Year 10 Social Studies Programme. Students will learn about vision, initiative,
optimism and resilience.
· Go 10 Challenge: A week long student lead challenge where students
are encouraged to push themselves, learn new skills and participate in an
Download the Pukekohe High School mobile app.
Use the Pukekohe High School app to:
* Receive special alerts and school updates
* View daily notices and articles
* Log into school user accounts
* View newsletters, photo gallery & sport updates
* View information for international students
* Directly call the Absence Line
Our mobile app is sponsored by
All parent accounts for PukekoheNET are now available.
Click here for Parent Portal login details
Our vision is to be a positive place of learning, where people are challenged and equipped to fulfil their potential and to achieve their aspirations.
Our goal is to be respected for the quality of our academic programmes; the opportunities we present to our students in the arts, culture, service and sports, and our pastoral care.
Our values are CLEAR and reflect our aspirations for all who are associated with the school.
Participation to promote the common good of our school and our community.
Learning through innovation, inquiry and curiosity as well as thinking critically, creatively and reflectively.
Aiming high and persevering both educationally and personally.
Involves being honest, responsible and accountable.
Respect for self, others and the world around us.