Papanui High School

International Student Experiences

"Our aim is simple... to provide the best education possible for every student"

Preparing students for their future2015 11 13 Jeffsmith

We are making a difference for our students and they are doing incredibly well. The school has worked hard to consolidate recent initiatives to ensure sustained and continuous improvement.

We look forward to welcoming all prospective students and their families/whanau to visit our school.

Read more from our Principal Jeff Smith.




Recent News

Todays Notices


All those trying out for the Woman's 1ST XI The first trial is tomorrow (Wednesday 3/6) on the field from 3-4. Remember, you MUST have signed and returned a permission slip from the sports office as well as attended the meeting with Ms McConnell to trial.
- Tuesday 28th March, 2006 (RSS)
Meeting Thursday lunchtime in J8 for all squad members
- Wednesday 3rd June, 2020 (HPG)
All under 15 basketball players - meeting in J8 lunchtime Friday 5th June
- Thursday 4th June, 2020 (HPG)
Arts Council meeting in R2 lunchtime Tuesday 9th May
- Tuesday 9th June, 2020 (ASR)

General Notices

Please use below the link below to sign up for Winter sport. Registrations will close on FRIDAY 5th JUNE.
Kia ora all

The 40 hour famine has crept up on us. It runs from the 5th - 7th of June. Go to... to sign up. The school doesn't have a team this year but you can sign up as an individual and get the information sent to you.
Badminton Club will start up in Term 3. More information will be available before then.
All students who have signed up for Winter Netball, please come to the Sports Office to pick up a permission slip.
Meeting for ALL ( boys and girls) new players for 2020:
Thursday 4th June
Lunchtime (12:25pm)
Out on the school turf ( by netball courts on the field)
Please bring your stick for a quick trial with Miss Rutherford
Netball training for Year 9, Year 10 and Senior Wednesday teams will start this Thursday after school in the gym.

Permission Slips MUST be handed back to the Sports Office before you can train.


To install the App on your device you need to search for "Kamar" in the Android Playstore or the Apple App store.


  1. Download the Application
  2. Install
  3. Open and click on Settings
  4. Enter the server address:
  5. Username is your normal Kamar username
  6. Password is your normal Kamar password