Welcome

Welcome to New Plymouth Boys’ High School. Since 1882 NPBHS has been leading the way in the education of boys in a world class environment. From…

Prospectus

The Prospectus is a document that contains information about New Plymouth Boys’ High, including our available courses, advice on how to apply, and the benefits of…

Boarding

Welcome from the Director of Boarding Selecting a Boarding School is a significant decision. Life as a boarder offers new challenges, new opportunities, and new friends…

BYOD

Bring Your Own Device - BYOD   Technology is not only here to stay, it is moving at lightning fast speed. To equip young learners with…

Subject Choices

Entry by Year/Level Please Select Year 9 Year 10 Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Before students select their courses at New Plymouth Boys' High School,…

Parent Communication

The school communicates with the parent community with parents in a number of ways. Parents can access their son's details via the Parent Portal. The school…

PTA

We encourage parents to join the PTA. It is a vital part of New Plymouth Boys’ High School. It is a portal for the flow of…

ERO

The Education Review Office (ERO) is an independent New Zealand Government authority that reviews the policies, processes, and teaching practice of every school in New Zealand.…

Calendar

All of our school events can be found on the term calendar below.

Careers & Pathways

The term 'Pathways' is widely heard around New Zealand Education. It is an initiative that is designed to assist students to focus on areas of study…

NCEA

The National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA) is the main secondary school qualification in New Zealand.  NCEA is recognised by employers, and used for selection by…

Scholarships

There are many scholarships available to assist in gaining your education. Secondary Level Ministry of Education Boarding Allowances The Ministry of Education offers generous boarding allowances…

School Rules

New Plymouth Boys' High School Rules Students should remember at all times that their behaviour reflects on the school and should always act and behave accordingly.…

Learning Support

The Learning Support Department will identify those students with moderate and high learning needs, and implement appropriate programmes and supports to ensure they meet their potential…

Uniform Shop

NPBHS Uniform Shop Hours MONDAY & TUESDAY: 12.30pm - 2.30pm THURSDAY & FRIDAY: 8.00am - 9.00am *please see our Facebook Page for holiday uniform shop hours UNIFORM SHOP…

Absences

Sickness If a student is going to be absent because of ill health, parents/caregivers should telephone the 24 hour Attendance Hotline (06-759-8839) or email : student.services@npbhs.school.nz,…

Feedback

We welcome feedback (positive and constructive) from our community (parents/caregivers, students, old boys, staff and community) any time. We have a specific email address that is…