Class Acts

Congratulations to Cathy Zeng and Sophie Sun who are our 2020 Class Act recipients.

Posted: Wednesday September 9, 2020

James Scott Visits

In August we were lucky to host Associate Professor James Scott from the University of Otago.

Posted: Friday August 21, 2020

Interhouse O'MAthlon

Our interhouse lunchtime events featured an exciting O'MAthlon in July.

Posted: Wednesday August 19, 2020

Rhodes Scholar Returns

Ben Abraham, Head Boy 2009 returned to speak to students and teachers in June.

Posted: Thursday June 4, 2020

Senior Prizegiving

Congratulations to all of our Year 13 leavers and senior prizewinners for 2019.

Posted: Tuesday November 5, 2019

4 Top in New Zealand

Congratulations to Bill Campbell, Megan Macdiarmid, Alexander Sun and Paxton Hall who have all scored the TOP marks in New Zealand in ICAS exams and University competitions.

Posted: Wednesday October 30, 2019

Class Act Awards

Congratulations to Alice Houston-Page and Cameron Monteath who are our 2019 Class Act recipients. Both students and their parents enjoyed meeting with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern in September where they were presented with their awards.

Posted: Sunday September 8, 2019

Johns Hopkins University Course for Talented Youth

Paxton Hall was selected to attend the Loyola Marymount University in America in July.

Posted: Saturday August 24, 2019

Dawn Ibbotson Essay Competition Winner

What IS This Thing Called Equality?

Posted: Wednesday June 26, 2019

Excellence and Scholarship Morning Tea

We celebrated outstanding senior success in February with a special morning tea.

Posted: Tuesday February 19, 2019

PWC Scholarship Winner

Congratulations to Ariyan Zarei who won a PWC Scholarship in October.

Posted: Saturday November 17, 2018

Tertiary Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our successful Year 13 students who won prestigious Otago University (and other) Scholarships in 2018.

Posted: Saturday November 17, 2018

Class Act Awards

Congratulations to George Sabonadiere and Bella Rennie who are our 2018 Class Act recipients.

Posted: Sunday September 2, 2018

Year 9 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2018 Year 9 Scholarship recipients. 17 Scholarships were awarded at the end of Term 2 to those applicants who sustained an excellent record of effort and achievement in Academic, Sporting or Cultural areas.

Posted: Monday August 20, 2018

Science Fair Winners

Congratulations to all of our students and teachers involved in the Science and Technology Fair in August.

Posted: Monday August 20, 2018

ERO Accolades

Our school was selected as one of 12 top performing schools in New Zealand and showcased in the latest ERO publication published 31 May 2018.

Posted: Thursday May 31, 2018

29 NZQA Scholarships!

Our students won 29 Scholarships including 5 Outstanding Scholarships in the 2017 exams.

Posted: Tuesday February 13, 2018

Senior Prizegiving Celebration

We celebrated senior successes at Senior Prizegiving in November with Louis Whitburn winning the highly contested Dux award.

Posted: Sunday November 12, 2017

University Scholarships announced for 2018

Congratulations to our Year 13 students who have been awarded Tertiary Scholarships in recognition of their outstanding achievements.

Posted: Monday October 30, 2017

Maths Whizz - Top in NZ

Paxton Hall scored the top mark in NZ in the ICAS Maths exam.

Posted: Monday October 23, 2017