We have a growing range of information about Mokau and its surrounding areas, compiled by students and staff for you to see here. Below is a link to the history photographs.
Mokau School was built about 117 years ago and the original school building was a wooden building near the current swimming pool. The existing school building were built about 40 years ago.
In it's hey day, Mokau School educated up to 120 children and history shows that the times the school roll peaked were times that employment was high (farming booms, bridge building etc.)
The local Tainui Museum holds a variety of historical information relating to Mokau School and its community.