• Student Tutoring Academy

    The Student Tutoring Academy is designed to offer support to students in all areas of study, including homework assignments and exam technique.

    • How does it work?

      How does the Student Tutoring Academy work?


      Student Tutors work one to one or with small groups. They can offer help with:


      • Any school subjects
      • Your homework
      • An assignment coming up
      • Maths, English, English as a Second Language
      • Writing essays
      • Speech writing and practice
      • Exam technique i.e. how to do exams successfully
      • Time management

      • How to find a student Tutor

        There are 3 easy ways to find a student tutor:

        1. Come to the Homework Club, in the Library on Wednesday 3.30pm till 4.30pm or Friday 8:40am - 9:40am. 

        2. Find a student tutor or teacher with a subject lanyard around their neck.

        3. Click here to request a Student Tutor (the Tutoring Co-ordinator will contact you). Email tutoring@pakuranga.school.nz for more information.

        • Tutor Availability

          Student Tutors are available at different times:


          • In The Homework Club: Wednesday 3.30pm till 4.30pm and Friday 8:40am - 9:40am. 
          • Before school
          • After school Monday to Friday
          • Lunchtimes
          • Tutor Group Time
          • Online e.g. Facebook Chat, Google Chat, etc
          • In class

          • Homework club

            Homework Club provides student tutoring and study help and it is run by senior students. It takes place on:

            Wednesday 3.30pm till 4.30pm

            Friday 8:40am - 9:40am. 

            This is a great opportunity for students to receive help from senior students with homework and to be tutored by students that have experience in a particular subject. It’s also a good way to make new friends.

            Homework Club student tutors wear a lanyard around their neck, so that they are easy to spot. 

            If you think your child may need some help with his or her studies, please let them know that they can come along to Homework Club or contact a student tutor.