Feilding High School – Pre-Season Rugby Fixture

Old Boys, and friends, are invited to attend the pre-season rugby fixture between New Plymouth Boys’ High School and Feilding High School on Saturday, 6th April, playing on the racecourse at New Plymouth Raceway. 2nd XV Rugby - 10.30am game start1st XV Rugby - 12noon game start Please go along and support our boys in this pre-season fixture!Read more

Financial + Career Smarts for Teens Seminar

NPBHS and NPGHS parents, Yr12 and Y13 students are invited to attend a financial seminar by Hannah McQueen. Parents of Yr 9 to 11 students are also welcome to attend. Cost: Free admissionRegister here: https://financialsmartsseminarnpbhsandnpghs.eventbrite.co.nz  Read more

World School International Forum – 2019

World School International Forum 2019 in Romania Are you a Yr 12-13 student? Are you interested in learning about other cultures? Would you like to represent our School by attending an International Forum Sunday 22 September to Saturday 5 October in Iași, Romania? This year’s host school will be Costache Negruzzi High School. NPBHS is the only school in NZ to be invited to attend this annual forum and three students and an accompanying teacher may participate. The approximate cost of the trip will be $4,000, plus any additional spending money. Further information…Read more

New Headmaster – Mr Sam Moore

The New Plymouth Boys' High School Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of the current Deputy Headmaster, Mr Sam Moore, as the school's 11th Headmaster. Mr Moore will begin his new responsibilities in Term 2. We wish him all the best in his new position.   About Mr Moore Sam Moore is an Old Boy of St Patrick's College, Silverstream so has an excellent understanding of traditional boys' Schools. He has a Diploma in Teaching and a Graduate Diploma in Technology. Sam is an experienced and accomplished Hostel Manager. In…Read more

Retiring Staff 2018

We farewell the following staff at the end of Term 4. All the best for your retirements!   Mr John Tullett John stands at his classroom window looking into the distance. The sky is blue and punctuated by white puffy clouds. We soon learn that these clouds have magical powers, enough power to lift a glider high into the sky and this is what John is standing there contemplating. How high and far could the thermals lift his glider today. John’s knowledge and understanding of the world around him is one of wonder…Read more

Important Notice

Update: 21/02/18 2:26pm NPBHS is closed today. We are expecting further advice from the Ministry of Education tonight. We will let you know as soon as we know their position on our water quality and supply. While we have sent hostel students home for the weekend there is a possibility that the day school may be open on Thursday and/or Friday. We hope to confirm this one way or another later tonight.Read more

Sir Richard Faull – Alumni Meriti

This is the second of our incredible Old Boys we are inducting into the prestigious Alumni Meriti (distinguished old boys) group, this term.  Sir Richard Faull, we welcome you to your school.  We honour you today in front of your school, family, and friends....          Read more

Sir John Graham

New Plymouth Boys' High School and the New Plymouth Boys' High School Old Boys' Association extends its condolences to Shiela Lady Graham and the extended Graham family, as Sir John passed away peacefully late Wednesday evening.Read more

Mumps Notification

Currently, reported cases of Mumps are on the rise, affecting various regions within the North Island and New Zealand. Forty-eight cases of Mumps were diagnosed in June 2017, with more under investigation and mostly affecting people in the 15-19 year age-range.....  Read more