COVID-19 Update 5th June 2020

Thank you for your support over the last three weeks of Alert Level 2. We are all hoping that on Monday June 8 the Government will announce that we are moving to Alert Level 1 and that everyone will feel safe to return to school. Read More...

COVID-19 Update 29th May 2020

Fa’afetai lava mo le lagolagoina o le vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa. Thank you very much for your support and participation in the Samoan language week. Our Te Hurihanga programme over the last two weeks has focussed on reconnecting, Hauora and celebrating Samoan Language Week, whilst still supporting those who have wanted to continue learning from home.


COVID-19 Update 18th May 2020

Exciting New Revamped WAANANGA programme Welcome back to school, Today Pounamu and TAM,  and on Thursday Kootuku and Ahi. On Wed ALL Y12 and Y13 students are invited to attend our newly revamped WAANANGA program. The Waananga program will support you with gaining NCEA credits in areas that you have strengths in, but may not necessarily have been given the opportunity previously to gain credits in. Please see the attached document that oulines some exciting opportunuties for you to gain some NCEA credits. To sign on use the following link:


COVID-19 Update 16th May 2020

I hope you have had a chance to watch our beautiful return to school blessing with our staff on our Manurewa High School Facebook page. Your Kaitiaki will have already or will be contacting you to confirm our arrangements for returning to school next week. Read More...

COVID-19 Update 14th May 2020

I hope you all continue to stay safe and well in your bubbles. Please find below the information regarding students transitioning back to Manurewa High School under Alert Level 2. We are prioritising Health and taking a cautious approach into transitioning our Staff and Students into Level 2 and a return to school. Read More...

COVID-19 Update 13th May 2020

I hope you all continue to stay safe and well in your bubbles. Following the announcement by the Prime Minister yesterday on the shift to COVID19 Alert Level 2 advising that schools are safe environments for students and staff to return to, we can now share some further information regarding students returning to Manurewa High School under Alert Level 2. Read More...

COVID -19  Update - 9th May 2020

I am sure you have followed with interest the announcements made by the Prime Minister. It is reassuring to hear how well our country has done at minimising the impacts of COVID-19. Alert Levels 4 and 3 have not been easy and I thank you for your ongoing support for the work we are doing.Read More...

COVID -19  Update - 21th April 2020

We hope that Term 2 and our online learning programme is working for your rangatahi. We know there will have been challenges for you to deal with but we have been getting some great feedback about the learning that is happening and thank you for all your mahi and support. Read More...  

COVID -19  Update - 15th April 2020

As we go through the days of the Lockdown phase of New Zealand’s response to COVID-19 and the brought forward start to the term break, life is now very different than anything most of us have ever experienced. Read More...

Online Learning Video-14th April 2020

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Support for Auckland Communities During COVID-19

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COVID-19 update - 30th March 2020

As we go through Day 5 of the Lockdown phase of New Zealand’s response to COVID-19 and the brought forward start to the term break, life is now very different than anything most of us have ever experienced. Read more..

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Year levels learning from home plan Week 9 - 23rd March 2020

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that we are now at Level 2, some of our staff will now need to work from home. Read more..

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COVID-19 - 20th March 2020

With so much information and misinformation swirling around about COVID-19, I wanted to share with you what will happen if we were to have a case in our school community. Read more..

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Polyfest Cancellation translated into Samoan- 18th March 2020

O se folafolaga mo tatou ‘āiga, ua lē taunu’u le tauvaga o le Polyfest ona o nisi fa’afitauli ua lē mafai ona taofia. Ua lē taunu’u fo’i fa’afiafiaga o le po siva mo le kulupu Toga i le aso Lulu, fa’apea fo’i ma le kulupu Samoa i le aso Tofi. Read more.. 

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Polyfest Cancellation translated into Tongan- 18th March 2020

Hou’eiki moe kainga, fakamolemole kae ‘oatu e ki’i ongoongo koeni meihe ‘apiako Manurewa High School. Kuo mahino mai eni ‘ae kaniseli e Polyfest ‘oe ta’uni, pea ne fakakaukau ai e Poate ‘oku fakapotopoto ke kaniseli katoa moe ‘u Fiefia night na’e palani kihe uikeni, tupu meihe mahaki faka’auha ‘oku mafola ‘I mamani koe Kolona Vailasi. Read more..

Please see below COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information for our community in the Pacific Languages- 17th March 2020

Niuean Language

Samoan Language

Cook Island

Fiji Language

Tokelau Language

Tongan Language

Tuvalu Language


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Polyfest Cancelled 2020 - 16th March 2020

We have just received confirmation that Polyfest has been cancelled, therefore I am very sorry to inform you that our Tongan Fiefia night on Wednesday 18 March and the Samoan Po Siva night on Thursday 19 March have also been cancelled. Read more..

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Fiafia Night Cancelled - 16th March 2020

I am very sorry to inform you that due to the recent developments with regard to Covid-19 we have to cancel this evenings Fiafia night. Read more.. 

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Pasifika Festival Cancelled - 13th March 2020

Many of you will be aware that the Pasifika Festival has been cancelled this weekend amid concerns about the risk of COVID19 being transmitted to the Pacific Islands by festival attendees. Read more..

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Covid - 19 Information - 29th Feb 2020

You will be aware of the current news surrounding the Coronavirus outbreak in China.  We are closely monitoring information provided by the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Health and following their advice. Read more ..