Emily Scott, James Davidson and Andy Bedford from the staff fronted up and received the shave!! Also students put their hair on the line in the name of raising funds for cancer. Good on you all for the awesome commitment to the cause. Emily Scott...

On May 24, the staff of Opunake High School gathered on a sunny winters morning to recognise and show their support for the annual Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Ribbon campaign. Staff were treated to an amazing cooked or continental breakfast prepared by our Librarian Noeline Joyce and...

The 2017 Wananga Academies are a new development being implemented at Opunake High School. DREAM Academies are being introduced to strengthen our ability as a school to "Grow good people for a rapidly changing world" which is our mission and purpose. The Academies: Achievement Academy, Culture Academy,...

Senior students attended the Dawn Parade in Opunake on Tuesday 25 April at 6am. A large crowd of people attended the morning parade on a clear and brisk morning, commemorating the national day of remembrance for Australian and New Zealanders who served at Gallipoli during World...

Opunake High School has been announced as the Top NCEA Decile 4 school in New Zealand  for 2016 with a pass rate of 98.3%.  Top achievement by the students and staff. Check out the link with the full results. http://m.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11839357  ...

Americarna arrived in Opunake on February 23, with a massive parade of American cars converging on the beach.  Students fundraising for their Samoan trip were kept busy producing sausages and tasty burgers for the many visitors. ...

Staff and Students attended the 2017 Relay for Life at Pukekura Raceway on March 25. The 12 hour event was from 10am to 10pm on Saturday, students and staff raised $2,000 for cancer research, prevention and support services in the Taranaki region. ...

Congratulations to the 2017 Prefects. Head Boy Brody Hitchcock and Head Girl Simone Cook. The 2017 Prefect Team Back Row: Jessica Roach, Leilani Hohaia-Grey, India Sturzaker, Iritana Hohaia, Anthony Kidd, Aaron Barrett, Shaun Brider,  Shaun Wineera, Raniera Tuuta Front Row: Alyssia Redin, Krysten Johnson, Kacy Bellve Deputy Head Girl,...

Swimmings sports day was held on Thursday 23 February with good student participation. Pool activities included the longest people chain, kayak challenge along with the usual freestyle, backstroke, butterfly and breaststroke. ...

Congratulations and a huge thank you for the community support of our Gala held on March 2. The weather was stunning and helped make the night such a successful event. Thank you to the parents, sponsors & businesses who gave donations, vouchers and items to enable...