Karaka School is situated in a beautiful tree studded rural location on the Pukekohe Highway (State Highway 22). The school is located 4km from the Southern Motorways Drury off ramp and is 8km travelling from Pukekohe.
Karaka School prides itself on being a community of learners who work collaboratively to provide high quality teaching and learning programmes and additional opportunities, taking a holistic approach to education. In doing so we provide for the diverse learning requirements of all our students while promoting equity and excellence for all.
Our school vision, values and underpinning whakatauki (proverb) has created a strongly inclusive school culture. Students at Karaka School experience a sense of belonging and pride in their school.