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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 weekly report is a summary of the sporting action over the last week - based on the information received from coaches and managers.
Northcote College had two teams in the recent North Islands finals of the Brain Bee competition having qualified for the finals by competing in the first round (in March) and finishing in the top 194 students in the North Island.
E-Learning Dean and Japanese teacher, Stephanie Alexander was one of twelve teachers from New Zealand primary and secondary schools to travel to Beijing, China to participate in an Immersion Scholarship Programme at Beijing Language and Culture University.
School holidays provide an opoortunity for sporting codes to hold high level competitions. Basketball and Waterpolo are two of the codes where Northcote College students have excelled.
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.
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.