Weekly Summary – Week 5

Week 5 held a number of events an activities including Volleyball, Golf and Tennis Super 8 competitions, a spontaneous Haka for comedian and speaker Mike King, a trip to Auckland for the Senior History boys and more....Read more

Something for Nothing…

“The Purangi Kiwi Project is a priority site for the Western Brown Kiwi.  Pest control is critical for the project success.  The Prefect team checked our resetting trap network.  They are a credit to themselves, their family and the school”. Karen Schumacher: Chair of the PKETET.  Read more

2017 Student Timetable

By 4 January, your son's timetable will be available on the parent portal. If you are struggling to access the parent portal the school office will be open from 23 January and staff will be available to assist. If you need advice and support in changing any subject selections, then the Deans will be available on Wednesday 25 January - please ring the office for an appointment If your son's timetable has a gap in it this will mean he has either a subject clash or a missing subject. As such, he will…Read more


All students are encouraged to "Bring Their Own Device" (BYOD) The school has a policy of not connecting any device smaller than an 8" screen to our wireless network, unless granted special permission. The following links have more information on the pro's and con's of different devices. BYOD Devices for Years 11-13 Devices for Years 9-10 Frequently asked questions BYOD Tips and AdviceRead more

Headmaster Speech Senior Prizegiving

Tīhei mauri ora, he mihi ki te runga rawa He mihi ki Taranaki te maunga Te whare e tū ake nei, tēnā koe Te marae kei waho rā, tēnā koe Ki a koutou rā te kanohi ora, te iwi o Te Atiawa nui tonu, te hapū o Ngāti Te Whiti E kui mā, e koro mā, rau rangatira mā Nau mai, haere mai ki te kura Tamatāne o Ngāmotu Ki te kaupapa nunui o te rā Hei whakahōnore ngā rangatira a apōpō, i mua i te aro o a rātou whānau me a…Read more

News Release

NEWS RELEASE Sir Graeme Douglas Dining Room The Board of Trustees, staff and young men of the hostel are proud to announce the generous donation from the Sir Graeme Douglas Family Charitable Trust of more than $500,000 to strengthen and refurbish the hostel dining room.Read more