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|Portage Road, Papatoetoe|
|Type||co-educational state secondary school (years 9-13)|
|Motto||Virtus Caelum Recludit
Character opens the way to the heavens
|Ministry of Education Institution no.||96|
|School roll||1494 (October 2014)|
Aorere College is a co-educational state secondary school (years 9-13) that was established in 1964 in Papatoetoe, Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand. The Principal is Greg Pierce. As of October 2014, there were approximately 1494 students enrolled.
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Due to the rapid increase in student population over the past couple of years the school has had to construct new buildings to accommodate all the students attending Aorere.
On-going renovations and upkeep to school buildings and infrastructure underpin the aim to provide a safe and state-of-the-art learning environment for students.
- Keven Mealamu - Current All Black/Blues Player
- Gary Troup - New Zealand cricket, Former deputy mayor of Manukau City
- Lorna Suafoa - ex Silver Ferns netball player
- Mark Hunt - 2001 World K1 Kickboxing champion
- Andrew John Pullan - applied mathematician
- "Directory of Schools - as at 5 November 2014". New Zealand Ministry of Education. Retrieved 2014-12-06.
- "Decile Change 2014 to 2015 for State & State Integrated Schools". Ministry of Education. Retrieved 12 February 2015.