2020 Top Scholars

2020 Scholarship results were released today, and it is our pleasure to congratulate our top achievers. Scholarship is the highest New Zealand academic qualification for secondary school students. Well done!Read more

2021 Swimming Sports Day

Students are able to participate in competitive and non-competitive events.8.40am - students report to Huia class for roll call. Please bring your togs and earn some house points! Come to school in uniform with swimming gear. All the best to everyone involved. PROGRAMME OF EVENTSRead more

Your son’s timetable now on School Portal

Parents, your son’s timetable is now available on the school portal for you to view. COURSE CHANGES FOR YEARS 10-13 CAN BE MADE ON THE FOLLOWING DATES: Friday 29 January - 10.30am - 1.00pm course changes with SLT in Library for Years 10 to 13. Monday 1 February - 10.30am - 1.00pm course changes with SLT in Library for Years 10 to 13. Tuesday 2 February - 10.30am - 1.00pm course changes with SLT in Library for Years 10 to 13. Students only need to attend if they have course changes or blanks…Read more

Late Enrolment Process at School

The school is closed from Wednesday, 16th December until Monday, 25th January 2021. Students who want to enrol at New Plymouth Boys’ High School will need to have an enrolment interview with a senior staff member on Friday, 29th January.Read more

Library Book Donations

If you would like to donate a book to the New Plymouth Boys’ High School Library from our librarian’s selection, please click here.  This scheme is made possible through a partnership with All Books NZ. All Books is our largest book supplier, always providing the school with a very generous discount.  Simply choose and buy a book directly from the list. They will send the book to the library, along with your details, so that the school can show our appreciation and acknowledgement for your generosity. Expanding our library collection enhances literacy and…Read more

Nathan Wallis Events in 2021

New Plymouth Boys' High School is proud to announce that Nathan Wallis, the host of the documentary “All in the Mind”, and co-host of the TV Series “The Secret life of Girls”, is coming back to Ryder Hall in 2021! Captivating audiences over 200 times per year to sellout events, Nathan has a profound reputation as a lively and engaging speaker. He uses humour and plain language to make this complex topic burst into life. In this presentation, Nathan provides an informative narrative on how our day-to-day interactions with children and young people,…Read more

2020 Awards Dinner

Congratulations to this year’s nominees and prize winners from Wednesday night’s Awards Dinner held at The Devon Hotel.NPBHS is proud to acknowledge the achievement of the recipients of Tiger Jackets in Cultural and Sporting activities, and this year’s Dux. Congratulations to the following prize winners: Sports Team of the Year – 1st XI Football TeamCultural Group of the Year – Olympus JeopardyPerforming Artist of the Year – Alex Eggers (Music)Sportsman of the Year – Jone Rova (Rugby) Wolfe Cup Winner – Kieran Deegan and the 2020 Dux – Riley Day Well done to…Read more

2020 Revision Books

Revision Books are now available from our Online Shop! Click & Collect or delivered to your home options available.NPBHS Online Shop https://npbhs-onlineshop.shopdesq.com/revisionbooks These are not classroom texts, and students have the option of buying them for revision of exam questions at home.Read more

Super Eight 1st XV Semifinal

GOOD LUCK to the 1st XV Rugby team who play Rotorua Boys' High School in the Super 8 Semifinal on the Gully Ground tomorrow! Thank you to our sponsors for your support - WR Phillips, BounceBack Physiotherapy, BHL Feeds, BTW Company Ltd and Phoenix Shipping.Comment below to wish the boys luck! As entry to the game is strictly by TICKET ONLY, SidelineApp and Sky Sport will be on the ground to make sure you don't miss a second of the high-stakes action! Sign up with SidelineApp LIVE and On Demand https://www.sidelineapp.com/events/2020-super-8-1st-xv-rugby-competition/Read more

Tri-Schools Surfing Competition

The tri schools surfing comp was held over three locations on Monday 24 August - Friday 28 August with an U14, U16 and U18 all running at different spots around Mahia to maximise the best conditions. The boys had a once in a lifetime experience to hang with NZ pro surfer Ricardo Christie on Tuesday, and then to have him film and analyse their surfing was awesome. A great week, congrats to the team and the impressive individual results.Read more

2020 Speech Finalists

Well done to the following 2020 finalists! Speech Finals will take place on Tuesday, 18 August in Ryder Hall for invited guests only. Due to Covid-19, only 100 people will be able to attend.Read more

Parents Interviews and Process for Course Selection for 2021

In 2020 we have reviewed our course selection process and parent interviews. We have made a number of changes to the way we have done things in the past. The changes and timeline are outlined below.  Tuesday 4 August: The boys have been issued with the 2021 Course selection booklet. Please ask your son to see the book and take the time to discuss the subjects he may want to study in 2021. A copy is also available on our website. Wednesday 12 August: POSTPONED 2021 Course selection information for Year 11-12: 1.50pm…Read more