Kelston Boys High School's moving tribute to fellow student

Pupils at Auckland's Kelston Boys High School have delivered a moving tribute after the death of a fellow student.

Students and teachers at the west Auckland school performed a rousing haka as the body of Tofi Toelupe passed through their gates on the way to his funeral.

"RIP Tofi Toelupe. What an emotional farewell to a member of our student body this morning as he passed through the school gates one last time on the way to his final resting place," the school wrote on its Facebook page.

The year 11 student died due to a medical event recently.

The video has been viewed more than 124,000 times on Facebook.