Full Service Model

Full Service Model Papanui High School has been at the forefront of the development of the “Full Service School” concept in New Zealand.

The components of our “Full Service” are:

The Student Support Centre

  • Director of Student Support
  • Careers Counsellors
  • Guidance Counsellors 
  • Social Worker
  • Student Placement Officer
  • Learning Support Centre
  • “Gateway” Coordinator

A School-Wide Health Programme

Full Service Model

  • Health – compulsory subject Years 9 –11 
    • Optional subject Years 12 – 13 
  • Student/Staff/Parent Health Committees
  • Participation in the “Health Promoting School” and “Mission On” projects
  • On-site Health Clinic
    • Public Health Nurses / Doctor
    • Family Planning Nurses

Links with agencies outside the school


  • Alternative education providers such as Te Kaupapa Whakaora.
  • OT, Ministry of Education, Family Mental Health, etc.


Pastoral Care network


  • Senior Leaders
  • Head of Deaning
  • Deans
  • Form teachers