Northcote College 2015
Thursday 28 May to Friday 5 June 2015
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.
David Chung and Ela Grimwood (pictured) achieved fantastic results in the Auckland Secondary Schools Strokeplay champs at Redwood Golf Club on the 25th of May. This event is attended by all the top golfers in Auckland.
This weekly report is a summary of the sporting action over the last week - based on the information received from coaches and managers.
Year 12 Northcote College students recently spent a weekend at the 2015 Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) campaigning for action on real world issues.
The grit of contestants was put to the test in true cross country conditions of mud, hills and torrential rain at the recent Auckland Secondary School Cross Country championships.
Seven Northcote College students recently spent two days undertaking both theory and practical training to gain a forklift driving qualification.
Year 9 girls; Jade Davis-Browne, Lucy Dorman, Indica Elisara, Izzy Frankham and Shylea Howe spent a morning training with the Mystics at Netball North Harbour recently.
During the April school holidays 17 senior Spanish students went on the trip of a lifetime to Argentina to immerse themselves in Latino culture.
Once again, language students have been extending their vocabulary and fluency through food!
Year 11 student Sarah Rogerson recently competed in the Kristin School Intercollegiate Ribbon Day.
Year 11 Japanese language students made the most of local community resources recently when they dined at Coo Japanese Kitchen in Highbury.