Manurewa High School is a large multi-cultural school with 2000 students and 180 staff. It is located on Browns Road, 5 km south of the Manukau City Centre.
The school has a very positive reputation within the local community as a school that achieves at the highest level both inside and outside the classroom and every year there are many more student enrolment applications than there are places.
The school's reputation is built on achievement in all the areas that make for a successful school with academic attainment and student learning the number one priority, supported by strong arts, sporting and cultural programmes within the school.
The focus of the school is to meet the learning needs of all students through effective teaching and engaged learning in a safe and supportive environment.
The staff at Manurewa High School are committed to making a difference. They set high standards and expectations of student behaviour and achievement. It is a school that celebrates success and over the years has built up a reputation as a school with a tradition of excellence.