Together We Learn and Grow

Putāruru College Head Students for 2022: 

Brendan Davey, Jahkneile Strange and Alicia Iorangi.


The College strongly encourages students to develop their leadership and mentoring skills.

There are numerous opportunities for students to be involved in and develop skills in leadership:

  • Head Students  - a team of motivated leaders in Year 13
  • Student Representative on the Board of Trustees  - Brendan Davey
  • Whānau Leaders - a group of students from all year levels that provides a voice for students.

In addition to these formal roles, there are also opportunities in being a librarian, sports coach, referee, reading coach, student mentor, and more.