Northcote College 2016
Saturday 30 July
12noon - 3pm
Come along with your family to view the school and talk to staff and current students. Discover exactly what Northcote College has to offer.
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. 2016 is the 140th 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.
Congratulations to the Northcote College Stage Challenge team on a well deserved 3rd placing with awards for: Concept, Set Design, Sound Track, Drama, and Visual Enhancement.
When parents or caregivers ask for advice on where to go for specialist help with anything from behavioural to special needs issues, schools do not always have the information about available services at our fingertips. Thanks to Kidslink that has changed.
Inspired by the mountains surrounding Wanaka, Year 10 student, Maarie Cook, was one of four winners of The Block NZ Art Challenge with art work representing the yellow team - Niki and Tiff.
Year 12 and 13 students were treated to inspirational and challenging keynote presentations and a range of stimulating workshops at the recent Northcote College Careers Day.
Year 9 student Tara Beale is already attracting a lot of attention from New Zealand's judo elite as she prepares for the Auckland International Open competition to be held at the end of July.
Northcote College prefects were delighted to be given the opportunity to attend the recent Inspire event designed to reveal how leadership can be used to accomplish your dreams.
At the start of each week this site publishes a summary of the organised sporting activities including highlights from the previous week.
Year 10 students rose to the challenge recently creating carts from cardboard to test their theories on how to best reduce friction in order to increase speed.
Northcote College Peer Educators, supported by Student Council, organised a Diversity Week to end Term 2 culminating in a rainbow themed mufti day on the last day of term.
Four Year 11 girls made the most of a visit to the University of Auckland Medical School, offered as part of a scheme to open up the possibilities of tertiary study in health science and medicine to young Maori.