New International Students

On Friday 3 May the International Department, students and buddies had a welcome lunch for two new students.

Posted: Tuesday May 21, 2019

Korean tea ceremony

The Korean tea ceremony is a part of traditional Korean culture. It includes dressing up in a hanbok (traditional Korean dress), drinking some green tea and having some small snacks with it. Some other notes are that we must be quiet, as it is for meditation purposes, so dont loudly...

Posted: Tuesday May 21, 2019

Show Quest Champions

Congratulations to our Show Quest performers who won the Otago Southland Show Quest in Invercargill in May.

Posted: Wednesday May 15, 2019

Table Tennis

Congratulations to Otago rep Zishen Fu

Posted: Wednesday May 8, 2019

Emerging Writing Talent - Cathy Zeng

The New Zealand Society of Authors runs an annual Youth Mentoring Programme, with the support of Creative New Zealand. Every year four aspiring secondary school writers (aged 15-19) are chosen to be mentored by one of New Zealands best authors.

Posted: Wednesday May 8, 2019

Vietnam Trip April 2019

Twenty nine students and staff travelled to Vietnam during the April school holidays and had a fantastic tour from North to South encompassing many aspects of Vietnamese history, culture, cuisine and geography.

Posted: Thursday May 2, 2019

Jazz Band trip to Australia

Our Jazz Band will perform at the Mt Gambier Jazz Festival in South Australia in May.

Posted: Sunday April 21, 2019

April Sports Round Up

It has been a busy and successful term of sport.

Posted: Thursday April 11, 2019

Pasifika Top Achievers

Congratulations to Bella Sefo and Sujata Ritchie who were our top NCEA Level 2 achievers in 2018.

Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2019

Public Speaking Successes

Congratulations to Alice Houston-Page and Sasha Freeman for their successes in Public Speaking events in Term 1.

Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2019

Year 10 Camps

Year 10 classes enjoyed building confidence, outdoor adventures and experiences at Tautuku in the beautiful Catlins area in Term 1.

Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2019

Music Camp

Music Camp was once again a highlight for our many talented musicians.

Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2019

Shakespeare Winners

Congratulations to our Year 13 Shakespeare team who won the Otago regional final of the Sheila Winn Shakespeare festival in April.

Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2019

April Action Award and Club Support

The Action Award and Club Support for April was presented to Maggie Gorman and the Robotics Club respectively.

Posted: Monday April 8, 2019

Ugly Shakespeare Show and Workshop

120 Students enjoyed watching the travelling troupe of Ugly Shakespeare in March.

Posted: Friday April 5, 2019

Challenge Wanaka Triathlon

Two teams and one individual competitor braved challenging windy conditions in Wanaka for the Otago Secondary School Triathlon Championships in March.

Posted: Friday April 5, 2019

Leadership Camp

Nearly 50 Year 13 students attended Leadership Camp in March.

Posted: Friday April 5, 2019

March Action Award and Club Support

The first Action Award and Club Support of this year was presented in March with Zach Wyvill being the recipient of the Action Award and Chess Club for Club Support.

Posted: Friday April 5, 2019

Long Beach Climbing Trip

A small group from the climbing club went climbing at Long Beach in March.

Posted: Friday April 5, 2019

1000 Paper Cranes - Kia kaha!

1000 Paper Cranes made by students of Year 9 Korean and Japanese.

Posted: Friday April 5, 2019