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  • CHILDREN’S AUTISM FOUNDATION MEETING

    The Children's Autism Foundation is visiting the Franklin Centre on the Wednesday 3rd April 9.30am Ed Hilary room.  Members of the community are more than welcome to attend.

  • WAKA AMA TEAM GOES NATIONAL

    Good luck to our Waka Ama squad for this week as they compete in Rotorua for the Waka Ama Nationals Competition. We will keep you posted of their progress.

  • 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...

  • RELAY FOR LIFE KEEPS RUNNING AND RUNNING

    A huge well done to our Pukekohe High School Relay for Life team. As of 8.30 on Sunday morning, the team had collectively walked the length of the north island of NZ. Fantastic effort by everyone involved. Over $6000 was raised in total by the end of the weekend’s event.

  • SCHOOL ROWERS PREPARE FOR MAADI CUP 2019

    Our rowing team prepares for the 2019 Maadi Cup Competition in Lake Karapiro by attending the Parade in the town. Good Luck guys.

  • 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...

  • NOTICE FROM THE HEALTH CENTRE

    The Health Centre has seen a particularly busy start to the term. We are seeing many students that are not well enough to be at school. If your child is ill,  please keep them at home, they will recover more quickly and this will also decrease the transmission of illness...

  • FORMER STUDENT NICOLE WINS TRIP TO SINGAPORE

    FORMER STUDENT NICOLE WINS TRIP TO SINGAPORE. Former student Nicole Kawondera just won the opportunity to travel to Singapore for an unforgettable experience. Please read her words detailing this fantastic opportunity. Well done Nicole and thanks for sharing. “Having attended regional finals for YES, I had the opportunity to apply...

  • 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...

  • FORMER STUDENT KAITO TAKES CENTRE STAGE

    Former student Kaito Walley has reached the dizzy heights of stardom with his music taking him across the country, performing at the highest level. Two weeks ago he was supporting the world famous ‘Red Hot Chilli Peppers’ at the Spark Arena in Auckland, then more recently at WOMAD (The world...

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  • 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."

  • SUPPORT OUR KAPAHAKA STUDENTS FOR POLYFEST

    Our Kapahaka students have full practices over the next month for the lead up to Polyfest. We have a wananga/noho every week and we are asking for koha donations for kai for our kids. Please can you bring them to S15 before the sleepovers, if they are best before foods or tinned...

  • Valentines Day

    Love is in the air for February 14th, otherwise known as Valentine's Day. Once again Pukekohe High School will be selling roses for you to give to a friend or that special someone!! During lunchtime on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th Feb, there will be stalls set up in the...

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  • CHILDREN’S AUTISM FOUNDATION MEETING

    The Children's Autism Foundation is visiting the Franklin Centre on the Wednesday 3rd April 9.30am Ed Hilary room.  Members of the community are more than welcome to attend.

  • WAKA AMA TEAM GOES NATIONAL

    Good luck to our Waka Ama squad for this week as they compete in Rotorua for the Waka Ama Nationals Competition. We will keep you posted of their progress.

  • 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...

  • RELAY FOR LIFE KEEPS RUNNING AND RUNNING

    A huge well done to our Pukekohe High School Relay for Life team. As of 8.30 on Sunday morning, the team had collectively walked the length of the north island of NZ. Fantastic effort by everyone involved. Over $6000 was raised in total by the end of the weekend’s event.

  • SCHOOL ROWERS PREPARE FOR MAADI CUP 2019

    Our rowing team prepares for the 2019 Maadi Cup Competition in Lake Karapiro by attending the Parade in the town. Good Luck guys.

  • 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...

  • NOTICE FROM THE HEALTH CENTRE

    The Health Centre has seen a particularly busy start to the term. We are seeing many students that are not well enough to be at school. If your child is ill,  please keep them at home, they will recover more quickly and this will also decrease the transmission of illness...

  • FORMER STUDENT NICOLE WINS TRIP TO SINGAPORE

    FORMER STUDENT NICOLE WINS TRIP TO SINGAPORE. Former student Nicole Kawondera just won the opportunity to travel to Singapore for an unforgettable experience. Please read her words detailing this fantastic opportunity. Well done Nicole and thanks for sharing. “Having attended regional finals for YES, I had the opportunity to apply...

  • 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...

  • FORMER STUDENT KAITO TAKES CENTRE STAGE

    Former student Kaito Walley has reached the dizzy heights of stardom with his music taking him across the country, performing at the highest level. Two weeks ago he was supporting the world famous ‘Red Hot Chilli Peppers’ at the Spark Arena in Auckland, then more recently at WOMAD (The world...

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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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  • WAKA AMA TEAM GOES NATIONAL

    Good luck to our Waka Ama squad for this week as they compete in Rotorua for the Waka Ama Nationals Competition. We will keep you posted of their progress.

  • SCHOOL ROWERS PREPARE FOR MAADI CUP 2019

    Our rowing team prepares for the 2019 Maadi Cup Competition in Lake Karapiro by attending the Parade in the town. Good Luck guys.

  • 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...

  • ATHLETICS 2019 PRELIMS

    Due to take place this Thursday 21 Feb. Please below for details of times and age group events. We are expecting large numbers to participate this year, so please make sure you give your all for your house in what looks already like a very close House Shield race. Ice...

  • ROWERS EXCEL AT FIRST REGATTA

    The first school regatta took place on Saturday, 16 February, with Pukekohe High School rowers doing really well. Attached is a photo of our Novice quad rowers who gained 3rd place at the Head of Harbour Regatta held at Lake Pupuke. A fantastic effort by everyone. For the photo-Starting from...

  • 2019 SWIMMING FINALS RESULTS

    After some outstanding efforts in the pool on Friday, the canny webbed feet of Perkins, led by the immortal water baby herself, Mrs Allen, took out the annual title again at the Jubilee Pools. Please see the detailed results and performances below. A big well done to everyone involved. PUKEKOHE...

  • SWIMMING FINALS FRIDAY 15 FEB

    Programme and Organisation NB – all PE classes will operate as normal-they may have relievers. The classes meet at gym as usual. 8.45am – 9.45am Period 1 ALL students to attend. 9.50am – 10.05am Vertical Form ALL students to attend. 10.10am Period 2 Non-Swimmers will remain at school. All finalists...

  • JASMINE GOES NATIONAL

    Good luck to Jasmine Niederberger who is representing Pukekohe High School in the NZ Secondary School Open Water Championships this weekend!

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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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  • 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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