Northcote College 2015
Saturday 25 July 2015
12noon to 3pm
Welcome to Northcote College
Northcote College has a proud tradition. It is the secondary school on the North Shore with the longest history. The School was founded in 1877. 2015 is the 139th year in the history of Northcote College.
People and positive relationships are at the heart of Northcote College. We recognise that each student is important and unique. We work hard to create an environment where students are happy, thrive academically, enjoy the co-curricular opportunities available and share positive values.
Ms Barrie recently congratulated Zac Martin (11KAY) on achieving the prestigious Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award.
Sports Elite student Toby Murray is an outstanding young snowboarding talent who will attend the High Performance Centre at Mt Aspiring College in Term 3.
Computer animation may not be the obvious way to achieve a scholarship but it has worked for Year 11 student Bianca Dar Juan.
Sports Elite student Ela Grimwood has been in excellent golfing form in 2015 and has again been selected in the North Harbour Women’s Golf Team as Number 2 for their next competition against Northland.
Northcote College is proud to have four teachers involved as subject specialists in the University of Auckland’s new intensive Master of Teaching programme.
This weekly report is a summary of the sporting action over the last week - based on the information received from coaches and managers.
Congratulations to the Northcote Stage Challenge team whose visually spectacular performance at the ASB Theatre resulted in three significant awards of excellence and a third placing.
Northcote College students once again chose to support the Auckland City Mission’s winter appeal for food donating over 1200 canned and packet food and vegetables to the annual appeal.
Since inception in 1995 the North Harbour Club and Charitable Trust has awarded over $1.65 million worth of grants to youth achieving excellence in the North Harbour region. Applications are now open for the 2015 awards.
Parents, caregivers and students gathered in the staffroom last week to hear about how we can help students with Maths learning.