In-zone Enrolments welcome for 2016
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.
This year has seen a world of possibilities opening for Year 11 student Jordan McIlwaine, including an invitation to take part in an international ballet competition to be held in Brussels and a scholarship to attend the New Zealand School of Dance.
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 Volleyball Junior Premier Boys for their 3rd place at the North Harbour Volleyball Championships and 4th place in Division 1 of the Greater Auckland Championship.
Colin Hitchcock, a registered breeder of native geckos, met with Dr Kit Hustler and other Science Department staff recently to talk about his experiences in related law enforcement and captive breeding.
Northcote College teacher, Mike Nahu was recently featured in the NZ Herald talking about the ferocious world of competitive quizzing.
The 2015 Senior Prizegiving on Wednesday 4 November included the announcement of the top academic awards as well as university scholarships. Congratulations to all of the prize winners.
The annual Northcote College Sports Prizegiving included awards for players and coaches. Guest speaker Dave Currie presented the top sporting awards to Ela Grimwood and Josh Farrant.
Congratulations to Northcote College student Dhanice Avy Rodriguez who has won first place in the junior category of the Kendall Engraving Supplies Ltd Student Design Award.
The student leaders of 2016 were announced at the Service and Cultural Award assembly today.
In 2016 the new and improved uniform will be available for Year 9 and any other Northcote student who wants to wear it. Once again the uniform consists of a menu of items allowing students to select items that suit their needs.