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


There will be a trip to Mt Hutt offered on Friday 24th August. Book and pay at the Student office. See Mr Dalkie if you need information.
- Wednesday 22nd August, 2018 (DLB)
Unfortunately, the stress workshop run by a group of the Year 12 Leadership team is postponed. It will now be held next Wednesday 29th of August
- Wednesday 29th August, 2018 (SWT)
Can all Year 9 and 10 Cantamath Teams please come to a meeting in F10 about tomorrow night's event. Very important that you attend. Thanks
- Tuesday 21st August, 2018 (TRP)
PhilSoc is on on Thursday!

Come to B8 at 2:40 to hear Sophie Deam of 13Mrn delve into horoscopes.

See you there!
- Thursday 23rd August, 2018 (ADR)

General Notices

FRIDAY 24th August — will be a mid term break for staff and students and the school will be closed.
Reminder Rock Climbing sessions on today after school - meet Jeremy by the school entrance.
No Basketball this Friday due to Mid Term Break.
Urgent - all players named in the Junior basketball tournament team please meet in J8 after school Wednesday 22nd August please for approx 30 minutes


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