ICAS competitions

This year we are offering the ICAS exams in a range of subjects across Years 3 – 10. ​​ICAS is an online academic competition that is designed to assess students’ higher order thinking and problem-solving skills in English, Mathematics, Science, Writing and Digital Technologies. Every student who participates receives a printed certificate and an online […]


June 19, 2022 Kia ora koutou I hope everyone is able to keep warm on this very wintry Sunday. It is a short week with Friday being a public holiday to celebrate Matariki.  Matariki We are very much looking forward to welcoming you all to our matariki celebration this coming Wednesday. There are some awesome […]

Kura Access Friday 17th

Kia Ora whānau  On Friday, 17th June 2022, at 7.30 am, builders are working on one of the neighbouring sections along Colombo Street. The trucks will access the site via the Right of Way, which is the lane that runs alongside our building between St Asaph Street and Tuam Street.  For the safety of our […]

Netsafe Whānau Evening

We are proud to offer this free event for parents and whānau about keeping young people safe online. Netsafe’s Education Advisor Paula Wistrand will be talking about digital technology and the practical ways we can all help young people to be safe online.  The session will look at how parents/whānau can support and enable children and […]


May 22, 2022 Kia ora koutou Thank you to Lizzie Beasley, Jess Dewhurst, Jon Jeet, Abby Robertson and all the other staff and students who contributed to Pink Shirt Day. It was a great day as evidenced by the photographs below. We will put more photos in our mid-term newsletter.  Staffing Update Congratulations to Laura […]

Whānau Update 16th May

May 15, 2022 Kia ora koutou Thank you for your support on Friday. This day was one of the staff only days that the Government has mandated to support the implementation of the new NCEA framework, including the new literacy and numeracy qualifications that all students will need to achieve before gaining an NCEA qualification. […]

Whānau Update 9th May

 May 8, 2022 Kia ora koutou It was great to see everyone back on site for Term Two. Thank you all for supporting the IEMs, as these are fundamental in enabling students to have a learning program that best supports their needs.  This week we are welcoming Michael Hayes as the new Learning Advisor who […]

Term 2 Course Selections

Kia ora koutou. It’s that time again – time to choose your next term’s courses. You can find all the new descriptors here. Make sure you have ‘Term 2’ selected from the drop down menu. Look out for some new offerings including extra PE classes, a beginner sewing class and the New Zealand Certificate in […]