Te Kura Māori o Porirua

(04) 235 9617 tari@kura-porirua.school.nz 392 Warspite Ave, Ascot Park, Porirua 5024

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Kaukau - Swimming
A swimming programme is facilitated by the kura, Year 1-10 students swim at Cannons Creek and the Arena Pools.  

Hākinakina - Whānau / School Sports
The whānau compete against each other in various competitions during the year. Swimming, Athletics, Cross Country and Kēmu Māori have become special events.  Whānau are invited to attend and even participate at times.  E te whānau haere mai ki te pakanga mō te whānau a tō tamaiti.

Waka Ama
All wharekura students are encouraged to trial at the beginning of the year for the Waka Ama Nationals Secondary School Competition at Tikitapu in Rotorua.  Waka Ama training starts as soon as kura begins in February. For more information please contact the tari.

YMCA - Youth Sports Programme

The kura usually enters teams in the local youth sports programmes.  The YMCA junior league offers a variety of sports that our tamariki can be involved in.  These sports includes basketball, indoor soccer and flag football.  Junior Leagues are based at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua.  

Each term pānui will be sent to whānau seeking interest and/or registrations for sports being offered.  Information about teams and games can be found under the relevant tab.

Saturday Netball Competition

This year we have our Senior netball (Year 9-13) playing in the Kapi Mana Netball competition and our Primary netball playing in the Ngāti Toa Netball competition.  

The kura also  has an MoU with Mana College this year allowing our Wharekura students to trial for the Mana college sports teams.  For more information please see Matua Keanu.