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  • Seeking sponsors for CanTeen BikeBash

    Pukekohe High School is committed to fundraising for CanTeen, a charity that supports young people living with cancer. Last year we raised over $16 000. We are now seeking sponsors for our 2019 Bike Bash event. If you are able to help in anyway by donating goods to be raffled,...

  • Growing a Workforce at Home

    Andrew Bayly National MP for Hunua 5 July 2019 Growing a workforce at home Franklin teenagers are planting the seeds of their future – right in their own backyard. Twelve Pukekohe High School students are taking part in a pilot programme forging a partnership between the school and local growers...

  • Measles at Pukekohe High School

    Students who are not vaccinated or who are immune-suppressed have been advised to stay at home tomorrow, Friday 5 July. We advise that there will be no timetabled classes scheduled for Friday 5 July 2019. Auckland is in the grip of a measles epidemic and late today the Auckland Regional...

  • Mercer Rowing Club Learn to Row

    Mercer Rowing Club Learn to Row Sunday 28 July 10:00 a.m. Sunday 4 August 10:00 a.m. Sunday 11 August 10:00 a.m. Sunday 18 August 10:00 a.m.   ($50:00 charge for the 4 sessions- this will be credited off your fees when you join for the season.) To register your interest...

  • WAIRUA AND WELLBEING WEEK TAKES CENTRE STAGE

    The last week of term 2 brings us the annual Wairua week into our school. There will be lots of activities for everyone to take part in, from the highly entertaining Lip Sync battle, to the immense Haka-Off, to the House Chant competition. Get involved, get competitive and fill your...

  • SENIOR PARENT-TEACHER SUBJECT INTERVIEWS

    Term 3 Y11-Y13 Parent-Teacher Subject Meetings be held on Wednesday 31st July 2019, from 2:45 to 7:00.  These meetings will provide parents with access to their child’s subject teacher and specific information.  They will be 5 minutes each. We expect that students will be actively involved in these meetings. The...

  • THE RISING FOUNDATION RACE DAY

    To our Sponsors and Supporters   At our major fundraiser at The Rising Foundation Race Day at ELLERSLIE racecourse in late March, Andrew Mehrtens (Mehrts) kindly offered to host a celebrity lunch post the Bledisloe Cup rugby game in Auckland to be held on August 17th.   We are very...

  • Measles Outbreak

    Due the significant increase in reported measles cases in Auckland and Counties Manukau we would like to pass on some important information from the Counties Manukau District Health Board. In Auckland and Counties Manukau, older children and adults aged up to 50 years who have no documented evidence of vaccination...

  • EARLY FINISH ON THURSDAY

    Thursday 27 June - Paid Union Meeting - school closes at 12:15pm. Normal lesson times until that bell at 12:15pm.

  • MARKET DAYS ARE COMING

    Year 10 Market Day is on this Friday 28th June and next week on Tuesday 2 July in the hall at lunchtime. Please bring coins to buy yummy food and give them a ‘well done’ for building a business!! Thanks - see you there!

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  • STUDENTS PERFORM FOR SAMOAN LANGUAGE WEEK

    Talofa lava! Our Samoan students performed brilliantly in our assembly today to celebrate Samoan Language week. There will be lots of activities taking place throughout the week, so please get involved in this hugely significant week for both our school and Samoan communities.

  • TONGAN GROUP EXPERIENCE POLYFEST 2019

    On Friday 15 th of March, a group of students from Pukekohe High School performed on the Tongan Stage at Polyfest for the first time ever. The idea was born at a fono of parents and students early in February. Practices began – Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Tongan singing, drum...

  • GREAT POLYFEST EXPERIENCE FOR OUR KIRIBATI GROUP

    Please read the detailed account of the Polyfest experience from one of our students Ashna Kumar (Year 13). Kam na bane ni Mauri and Warm Pasifika greetings.  It was such an honour to be able to proudly represent our school at Polyfest to share our language and culture, not only...

  • PUKEKOHE HIGH SCHOOL WORKS TO STRENGTHEN WAIKATO-TAINUI IWI ALIGNMENT

    Because Pukekohe High School is physically positioned within the Waikato rohe, and as a Waikato-Tainui kawenata school we are guided by the tikanga and language protocols of the Waikato-Tanui iwi.  This means that we use a double vowel in text to indicate a long vowels sound such as in the...

  • AMAZING SUCCESS FOR OUR WAKA AMA TEAM

    Please read below the write up from our proud Coach & Manager Bruno and Nikki Tarapa. Well done guys. Pukekohe High School Waka Ama Auckland Secondary School Regatta Results Saturday 2nd March 2019 It was a pleasure to take 21 Pukekohe High School students to their very first waka ama...

  • KAPA HAKA GROUP PREPARE FOR POLYFEST

    Our school kapa haka group are fully focused on their final rehearsals and preparation for Polyfest 2019. They have been rehearsing during the evenings and over the last weekend to fine tune their performance for the big event which starts next week. Also many of our students were involved in...

  • POLYFEST TONGAN PREPARATION TAKES CENTRE STAGE

    At the weekend, the school hosted the Tongan group and their parents for their preparations for the upcoming Polyfest 2019. Saturday evening saw lots of rehearsing and practice as they get ready for one of the most exciting events in our school calendar. Great effort everyone and good luck.

  • INTRODUCING OUR 2019 UNITED NATIONS YOUTH AMBASSADORS

    This year, Isadora Nichio Rueckert and Emma Sears have been appointed as our school’s 2019 UN Youth ambassadors. United Nations Youth is a non-profit organization that helps bring awareness of social issues, into our school community. Throughout New Zealand, thousands of high school students embark on the journey of discussing...

  • SETH GOES NATIONAL

    Ex Pukekohe High School student Seth Boy has recently been chosen to play with the New Zealand Youth Jazz Orchestra. They auditioned youth musicians from throughout the whole of New Zealand youth and he was chosen as the sole bass player. There are plans to embark on a large tour...

  • DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARDS STUDENTS SCALING HIGH

    Duke of Edinburgh students embody our school values of manaakitanga, kotahitanga, puumautanga and arahitanga, as they hike for three days around Mt Taranaki. They gave up some of their holidays for this and had a blast! Future leaders in the making."

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  • Seeking sponsors for CanTeen BikeBash

    Pukekohe High School is committed to fundraising for CanTeen, a charity that supports young people living with cancer. Last year we raised over $16 000. We are now seeking sponsors for our 2019 Bike Bash event. If you are able to help in anyway by donating goods to be raffled,...

  • Growing a Workforce at Home

    Andrew Bayly National MP for Hunua 5 July 2019 Growing a workforce at home Franklin teenagers are planting the seeds of their future – right in their own backyard. Twelve Pukekohe High School students are taking part in a pilot programme forging a partnership between the school and local growers...

  • Measles at Pukekohe High School

    Students who are not vaccinated or who are immune-suppressed have been advised to stay at home tomorrow, Friday 5 July. We advise that there will be no timetabled classes scheduled for Friday 5 July 2019. Auckland is in the grip of a measles epidemic and late today the Auckland Regional...

  • WAIRUA AND WELLBEING WEEK TAKES CENTRE STAGE

    The last week of term 2 brings us the annual Wairua week into our school. There will be lots of activities for everyone to take part in, from the highly entertaining Lip Sync battle, to the immense Haka-Off, to the House Chant competition. Get involved, get competitive and fill your...

  • SENIOR PARENT-TEACHER SUBJECT INTERVIEWS

    Term 3 Y11-Y13 Parent-Teacher Subject Meetings be held on Wednesday 31st July 2019, from 2:45 to 7:00.  These meetings will provide parents with access to their child’s subject teacher and specific information.  They will be 5 minutes each. We expect that students will be actively involved in these meetings. The...

  • THE RISING FOUNDATION RACE DAY

    To our Sponsors and Supporters   At our major fundraiser at The Rising Foundation Race Day at ELLERSLIE racecourse in late March, Andrew Mehrtens (Mehrts) kindly offered to host a celebrity lunch post the Bledisloe Cup rugby game in Auckland to be held on August 17th.   We are very...

  • Measles Outbreak

    Due the significant increase in reported measles cases in Auckland and Counties Manukau we would like to pass on some important information from the Counties Manukau District Health Board. In Auckland and Counties Manukau, older children and adults aged up to 50 years who have no documented evidence of vaccination...

  • EARLY FINISH ON THURSDAY

    Thursday 27 June - Paid Union Meeting - school closes at 12:15pm. Normal lesson times until that bell at 12:15pm.

  • MARKET DAYS ARE COMING

    Year 10 Market Day is on this Friday 28th June and next week on Tuesday 2 July in the hall at lunchtime. Please bring coins to buy yummy food and give them a ‘well done’ for building a business!! Thanks - see you there!

  • KATTI WORKSHOP EXPERIENCE

    On Thursday 20 June, Whaaea Kahiwa and Whaaea Rawinia took seven Year 12 Maaori students to a workshop called KATTI - Kei a Taatou te Ihi. It is a workshop designed to help Maori students realise their own potential held at Te Wananga o Aotearoa, Mangere campus. Initially, our Pukekohe...

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  • Science Fair

    All Junior students should be well underway in completing their science fair projects. The deadline is Friday 24th May. Projects should be displayed on a trifold board with the logbook securely attached.

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  • AN ENTERPRISING EXPERIENCE FOR OUR LEVEL THREE STUDENTS

    The two level 3 Business Studies classes spent the day at AUT South Campus with the Young Enterprise Scheme staff and business mentors. The day is to help the students understand how the Scheme works and to talk about their business ideas. The students have to form a virtual company,...

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  • Mercer Rowing Club Learn to Row

    Mercer Rowing Club Learn to Row Sunday 28 July 10:00 a.m. Sunday 4 August 10:00 a.m. Sunday 11 August 10:00 a.m. Sunday 18 August 10:00 a.m.   ($50:00 charge for the 4 sessions- this will be credited off your fees when you join for the season.) To register your interest...

  • THE RISING FOUNDATION RACE DAY

    To our Sponsors and Supporters   At our major fundraiser at The Rising Foundation Race Day at ELLERSLIE racecourse in late March, Andrew Mehrtens (Mehrts) kindly offered to host a celebrity lunch post the Bledisloe Cup rugby game in Auckland to be held on August 17th.   We are very...

  • 2019 Franklin Junior Sports Awards Finalists Announced

    A big congratulations to all the finalists from Pukekohe High School who have been shortlisted for awards. The awards will be celebrated on Sun 26 May at Navigation Homes Stadium Pukekohe. This celebration is proudly sponsored by Franklin Local Board, Malcolm Wrigley Insurance Services, and supported by a great team...

  • AUCKLAND REGIONAL SCHOOLS ORIENTEERING COMPETITION

    The following students have been selected to take part in the Schools Regional Challenge at Queens Birthday Weekend at venues in the Foxton, Levin areas. Callum Farmer Fenton Loveday Caitlyn Marx Mille Norman This is one of the events in the selection process for our Junior World Orienteering teams.

  • TOP ACCOLADE FOR MRS WALLACE

    Last week it was announced that our very own Mrs Maree Wallace has been appointed to be a National Bench Official at the Netball NZ U/19 Tournament to be held in July in Invercargill. There are only 4 ladies appointed from the Netball Northern region. Mrs Wallace has been benching...

  • SQUASH COMPETITION PREPARATION BEGINS

    CMSS Tennis Champs was held on Thursday 11 April. We had representatives in each grade; singles and doubles. Although some of the games were hampered by rain, we were still able to bring home medals. Congratulations to Keegan McCort - Gold for Senior Boys Singles, Olivia Fausett -Gold for Senior...

  • SQUASH COMPETITION PREPARATION BEGINS

    Games were played on Wednesday 10 April, following a moment of silence for former student, Ryan Montgomery, who re-ignited interest in a Squash team while he attended Pukekohe High School. Senior Boys Champion - Bradley Allen (Massey) Runner-up - Keegan McCort (Day) Junior Boys Champion - Ronnie Woods (Perkins) Runner-up...

  • 2019 Auckland Secondary Schools’ Swimming

    2019 Auckland Secondary Schools’ Swimming was held at Westwave Aquatic Centre, Waitakere – Wednesday 3 April We came home with 2 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medals. Our full results are listed below;   Intermediate Girls: Abbey Swain               8th 50m Back Ernestine de Bruin     9th 50m Back...

  • 2019 North Island Secondary Schools’ Athletics

    2019 North Island Secondary Schools’ Athletics held at Tauranga Domain – Sarturday 6 and Sunday 7 April, 2019. Junior Girls: Shaodahn Tonga-Awhikau 3 rd Javelin (28.78m) Dassidy Smith 16 th Shot Put (9.22m) Junior Boys: Kaelan Paranihi 1 st Triple Jump (12.00m) Senior Boys: Rawinder Singh 8 th 400m

  • PUKEKOHE HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS WELL REPRESENTED AT THE CMS CHAMPIONSHIPS

    The following students will be representing the school next Wednesday at Counties Manukau Championships; Singles -Keegan McCort, Bradley Allen, Olivia Fausett, Cohen Brady-Leathem, Trent McNaughten, Taylor Gillard, Briar Warren, Ronnie Woods, Ben Fausett, Yasmin Brady-Leathem Doubles – Sam Shaw and Caleb Moxon, Benika Vandermeer and Olivia Van Tiel, Cooper Jamieson...

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  • SCHOOL COMMUNITY GUIDANCE SUPPORT IN PLACE

    Due to recent events in Christchurch, the guidance department would like to offer any support to students, whanau and the wider community.  The Guidance Department have made a meeting room available for students to drop in should they need a safe place to talk about their feelings and emotions.  Where...

  • IMPORTANT CAREERS/UNIVERSITY VISITS UPDATES

    University/Polytechnics are visiting PHS this term. Please be aware of the following dates, come to the Careers Centre and sign up. Ask your questions and find out what you need to know. Uni of Auckland Tuesday 19 February P2 Uni of Canterbury Monday 4 March P2 Uni of Waikato Tuesday...

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  • MATHS REVISION SESSIONS

    Maths help and revision sessions are now available in A2 every Tuesday and Thursday after school from 3.30 – 4.30. All abilities and year levels welcome to attend. Mrs Cox is also running a lunchtime session in A2 on Thursday lunchtimes.

  • ANNA RECEIVES HUGE ACCOLADE AND OPPORTUNITY

    Science student Anna McCarthy has recently been awarded the opportunity to attend the University of Canterbury’s Astronomy School later this year. Please read below the offer of acceptance from the University. Congratulations Anna. On behalf of the College of Science and the School of Physical & Chemical Sciences, University of...

  • Epro8 Contest

    The opening round of the Epro8 contest was on Wed 20th March. 12 teams from the local area all competed with the top 4 junior teams progressing to the semi-final and the top 2 senior teams progressing to the final. PHS entered four teams, two junior teams and two senior...

  • SCIENCE FAIR 2019

    SCIENCE FAIR 2019 Planning and research for the 13th Franklin Science Fair Exhibition is underway in all Year 9 and 10 Science classes.  Seniors are also welcome to submit entries. This year there are only 2 entry categories for students to choose from. Technology device – design and build an...

  • CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

    A huge well done to our three scholarship awardees for 2018, Amanda Lee (Physics), Eden Yin and Aleisha Neary (both Art Printmarking). Scholarships are a huge accolade nationally and are a culmination of the huge devotion to their learning over the course of their education, from primary school right through...

  • Academic Goal Setting Conference for Term 1

    We are pleased to invite you to our next Academic Conference to be held on Thursday 28th February and Friday 1st March 2019. We intend to continue to improve students’ progress by involving them in conversations about their learning, their strengths, weaknesses, opportunities for growth and their hopes and aspirations....

  • AN ENTERPRISING EXPERIENCE FOR OUR LEVEL THREE STUDENTS

    The two level 3 Business Studies classes spent the day at AUT South Campus with the Young Enterprise Scheme staff and business mentors. The day is to help the students understand how the Scheme works and to talk about their business ideas. The students have to form a virtual company,...

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