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.



Wednesday 2nd July from 2.00 – 7.30pm
Thursday 3rd July from 3.00 – 7.30pm

 Interviews will take place in Whiti Te Ra. You may confirm appointments with your child/ren’s teachers in the following ways:

 1. Call the school office, 237 5465 and confirm interview times with the school receptionist or

 2. Click on the link www.parentinterviews.co.nz. From here:                                                                                                         • Click, ‘I’m a Parent’

  • Enter the code, ‘YUSAC’

  • Register your details and enter your child/ren’s name/s

  • Choose teachers and preferred times

 It is recommended that you allow 5 minutes between each interview to give you time to move from teacher to teacher.

 Your child/ren’s school report will be posted home week commencing Monday 23rd June. Please bring the report with you to  discuss your child/ren’s progress with their teachers.

 We encourage students to attend the interviews with you; we look forward to seeing you at this important event in your  child/ren’s learning path.




64 Driver Crescent • Cannons Creek • PORIRUA 5024
PO Box 53-023 • PORIRUA 5243
Telephone: 04 237 5465 • Facsimile: 04 237 6160

For emergencies only call: 027 237 5465 




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


The Community College teaches

Te Reo Maori Kuki Airani, Tivaevae Classes, Lea Faka Tonga, Tikanga Maori, Vagahau 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    


Homework Club

We are holding a homework club after school in the school library on the following days:

Monday - Thursday after school until 5.00pm

Students must sign in and have work to complete. Attendance records will be kept.  Please encourage your children to attend. 

To email staff the email format is first initial last name @pen.net.nz e.g. John Smith's email is jsmith@pen.net.nz

 Many thanks to Paul McCredie for use of this photo.

Student Absence

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

Learning Coach
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.