Opunake High School

High School • Manawatu-Wanganui

About Us

Opunake High School is simply the best secondary school the rest of NZ doesn't know about.

Offering education on the leading edge, and staff who care.
Growing good people for a rapidly changing world.
He waihangatanga o te tangata pai i roto i tenei ao hu 

Opunake High School is a vibrant co-educational secondary school and we are proud of the strong academic, cultural and sporting reputation our students have forged in our community. In a rapidly changing society, our philosophy is captured in our school vision “growing good people for a rapidly changing world”, we aim to be a school that makes a positive difference.

We offer a balanced education which embraces the whole person, supporting, motivating and challenging students to achieve their personal best, in and out of the classroom. Maintaining a safe and supportive environment is essential in enhancing student learning and achievement which is supported by our DREAM values;


Opunake High School is an integral part of the community and receives strong whanau and community support. We develop students to be independent, collaborative, strategic and supported thinkers that have a sense of community and able to cope with the challenges of a rapidly changing world.

Key Information

  • Region: Manawatu-Wanganui
  • Co Ed Status: Co-Educational
  • Roll Total: 310
  • Authority: State
  • International roll: 0
  • Decile: 4



Tasman Street Opunake
Do you work here?
Claim your free profile and edit it with StudySpy's provider dashboard!

Sign up & edit