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August 18MonTeacher Only Day

Snow Camp

Broadcasting School Visit 2:15pm

 20WedSnow Camp

Snow Camp


Victoria University Visit 2:15pm

The Opunake X Factor in the Hall @ 7pm


Whole Day Course

Snow Camp Return 8pm

August 25MonPeter Heard with Student Council
 26TueDefence Careers Bus at OHs

Mufti Day - Senior A Girls Basketball

Pool AGM 7pm


Mary Cook visit

Get 2 Go


Jnr Students visit to Parihaka + Senior Maori Class

Taranaki Futures meeting (WITT)










2014 Terms

Term 1    27 January - 17 April

Term 2    5 May - 4 July

Term 3    21 July - 26 September 

Term 4   13 October - 16 December


Student Representative Nominations

Election Nomination Forms are avaiable from the school office for Student Representative on the Board of Trustees. 

The nomination paper should be posted or delivered to the Returning Office at Opunake High School, PO Box 4, Opunake no later than noon Friday 5th Septemebr 2014. 

The Opunake X Factor 21 August @ 7pm

The Opunake X Factor

Thursday 21 August @ 7pm, Gold Coin entry

See Mr Davidson to sign up, one week before the event.

Special Guest Homai te Pakipaki's "Lavinia Winter"

Te Kahui Whetu

Staff performed at Te Kahui Whetu on Friday 8 August, a secondary school staff initiative. 

Opunake Community Action Group

Invitation to Opunake Community Action Group 12 August, Sandfords Event Centre 7-9pm.

The Opunake community has the best understanding of how greatly they can look after each other. Our young people are our future and it is vitally important for all of us to create the best environemnt we can, so they can become engaged citizens wihtin our community.

How can we as a community address the following outcomes?

  • reduce offending
  • reduce truancy
  • reduce alcohol and drug and other substance abuse
  • increase the number of young people in education training and employment

For further information or

Welcome new staff

We welcome some faces in the staff at Opunake High School, with Jan Muratroyd Faculty Leader for SSC, Whea Robyn Davey Te Wharekura, David Hughes PE, Vanessa Smith Teacher Aid, Chantal Brophy Gateway Assistant.



July 3 Otago University visit at OHS 2:15pm

August 6  Massey University Open Day

August 29 Victoria University Open Day

Taratahi Agriculture College visit planned for term 3.


SItes to visit for information: - access from school only 

Contact Mr Geoff Watt if you require information about further visits.