TENA KOUTOU, MALO E LELEI, TALOFA LAVA, KIA ORANA,
FAKAALOFA LAHI ATU, TALOFĀ NI AND GREETINGS
Porirua College is a co-educational state secondary school that delivers education for Years 9-13 students.
The college has a safe, caring and supportive environment with a reputation for encouraging students to
achieve excellence not only academically, but culturally and in sports.
Important dates for 2014
|DAY AND DATE||EVENT|
|Thursday, 23 January 2014||
|Friday, 24 January||
|Monday, 27 January||
Teacher only day
|Tuesday, 28 January||
Teacher only day
|Wednesday, 29 January||Year 11 Orientation|
Thursday, 30 January
|Friday, 31 January||
Year 10 Orientation
|Monday, 3 February||
First day of Term 1
|Firday, 11 April||Last day of Term 1|
Pacific Achievers' Films
Please watch this lovely film about Tupe Lualua, dance teacher, that was shot, edited and produced by the following students:
Producer: Tiana Ranfurly
Director: Jacob Ioapo
Camera: Amarni MacDonald
Sound/interview: Mayana Ranfurly
Night classes are available to learn the following languages:
The Community College
• Tongan • Niue
Please read the Community College page under the About Us tab for more information.
Porirua College's Mission:
Porirua College develops powerful learners who are willing
and able to use this quality in the service of their communities.
Porirua College's Vision:
|The Porirua College||Learning Houses|
We are holding a homework club after school in the school library on the following days:
Monday - Wednesday 3.20-5pm Thursday 2.30 - 4pm
Students must sign in and have work to complete. Attendance records will be kept. Please encourage your children to attend.
To contact the Board Chair please email email@example.com
IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING PROBLEMS WITH OUR PHONES PLEASE CALL
027 237 5465 IF YOU NEED TO CONTACT THE SCHOOL
To email staff the email format is first initial last name @pen.net.nz e.g. John Smith's email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Many thanks to Paul McCredie for use of this photo.
Our Student Management System sends text messages to parents/caregivers of students who are marked absent for morning Learning Coach, Period 1 and/or Period 2. Text messages are sent at 12.30pm each day. Please phone the office on 237-5465 to confirm absences and continue to ring us if your child is away.
Monday to Friday
Check and Connect
|9.10 - 9.20am|
|Period 1||9.20 - 10.50|
|INTERVAL||10.50 - 11.10|
|Period 2||11.10 - 12.05|
|Period 3||12.05 - 1.00|
|LUNCH||1.00 - 1.40|
|Period 4*||1.40 - 2.30|
|Period 5||2.30 - 3.20|
*School finishes after Period 4 on Thursday.
Friday 6 December – Junior Prize Giving and last day of Term Four.
Please read our 2013-2014 prospectus as attached