Fully, Pukekohe high school aims at being a positive place for learners. It aims at creating an environment that challenges and equips people to satisfy their potential in the process of attaining aspirations. The quality of their academic programs earns the institution the deserved respect. The programs at Pukekohe high include Pukekohe high e learning. The student population entails local as well as Pukekohe international students. To cover the learning programs, the school handles culture, arts, sports and service as well as pastoral care.
Pukekohe High School has clear values known to all members. Throughout the school, values are aspirations held for all interested and associated with the school. It amalgamates the community that serves as a catchment area. The population include local and Pukekohe international school students. Learning affects inquiry, innovation and curiosity through creativity, critical thinking and self-reflection.
Pukekohe High School prioritizes excellence in every endeavor. All learners have to strive to attain high and preserve the excellence personally, and educationally. Learners have to be responsible, remaining honest and accountability throughout their engagements. In all that students, teaching and non-teaching staff do in the school, they must uphold respect. It covers self-respect, respect for others as well as respecting everybody in the world. Development of careers for learners is part of learning processes at the school. All years have the schedules for career development. It begins when students join the ninth year. The lessons take place in classrooms and through visiting speakers.
One-on-one discussions help in career advice. They help in assisting students in preparing them for choices they want in future. The system of education makes it mandatory for the school to offer transition courses to Pukekohe international students. It is a timetabled course aimed at introducing students to the world of work through practical and theoretical pre-employment studies. They have contacts that remain accessible throughout the day.
Important to the training program is the gateway schedule. It does not follow a specific protocol. The learners get the opportunity to experience workplaces firsthand. Students gain essential experience of what they work looks like in the actual field. The school can be reached online or through phone contacts. The program entitled STAR helps senior secondary school students. Learners find suitable pathways to further their education through tertiary and university levels in such programs.
Development of students goes through the context of Youth Guarantee sessions. Students go through the industry related training outside the classroom. Academic extension is part of this program besides other short tester courses to add exposure to their career and other study alternatives. Success of the school is anchored in academic achievement through personal excellence. Continually, the focus persists through school values. The school has three values. First, they raise achievement by encouraging students to attain highest levels.