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140th Jubilee Celebration – Labour Weekend 2022

Registrations to the New Plymouth Boys' High School 140th Jubilee are now live! Click here to register We are excited to welcome Old Boys and staff from all eras to celebrate 140 years of education at New Plymouth Boys' High School. Come back and share your stories and memories with old mates. We welcome partners to attend the weekend. Registration is a non-refundable cost of $55. Following registration confirmation, an email will follow shortly with a link to purchase tickets to your selected events and our 140 year merchandise. Labour Weekend 2022 Itinerary and 140th Jubilee…

2022 Athletic Sports Day results

Well done to all athletes! Excellent day at TET Stadium in Inglewood. The day started, overcast with some showers and then turned hot and sunny. Highlights - Senior 100m with Liam Day first with a photo finish between Jacob Peters and Flint Boderick showing the difference of 100th of a second. Callum Gordan recorded the fastest time of 11.82 in the Intermediate final. Scott Manning won the 3000m and 1500m double in the Senior boys competition. He also competed in the NZ age group championships last weekend recording a personal best of 9.13min in…

Athletics Sports Day

2022 Programme

Athletics Sports Day

The school's annual Athletic Sports will take place on Thursday, 10 March at the TET Stadium in Inglewood.  It is a fun day for all students which strengthens the inter-house spirit of the school. There are events for all students, including competitive and non-competitive house events. Buses will be provided for students free of charge to and from the venue. Please note face masks must be worn on the buses. The athletes competing in the 200m, 1500m, Junior Javelin, Intermediate Long Jump, Senior Shot Put, Senior Triple Jump, and Year 12 helpers will…

Annual Work Day – Friday 11 March

This year the PTA’s major fundraising event is being held as a School Work Day and the PTA has decided that the funds it raises will be used to provide shade around the school and more opportunities for lunchtime activities. It will also provide a subsidy to extra-curricular transport costs. Work Day has been held over many years, where boys offer their services to the people of New Plymouth and further afield, by doing modestly paid work for five hours, or longer.  The hourly rate is $8.00 (minimum) and the TARGET for each…

Day School Year 9 Huia Rōpū Teacher Interviews

Thursday 24 February3.00 pm - 3.30 pm

2022 Swimming Sports Prelims Info


2021 Top Scholars

2021 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!

Start of the Year Newsletter 2022

Welcome back! Important Letter from the Headmaster

2022 School Bus Routes – Update

From Wednesday 2nd February 2022 Tranzit Citylink will be operating a new school service from Inglewood to New Plymouth. ALL students heading north from Inglewood onwards will now need to catch this service. For further information please visit our website and download the applicable timetable https://www.trc.govt.nz/buses-transport/routes/route-maps/ Tranzit Coachlines have finished operating the School Bus service from South Taranaki at the end of 2021. This is now operated by the Taranaki Regional Council under the Connector Services, this will provide cheap fares and the ability to us e the Bee Card online ticketing system.As…

2022 Course Change Interviews

If you wish to make a change to your course selection in 2022, please make an appointment with one of the timetable team. Click here for times

Welcome Back!

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: Thursday 3 February Friday 4 February Boarders only: Tuesday 8 February Students only need to attend if they have course changes or blanks on their timetable. If your timetable is complete and your courses are correct, there is no need to attend. Students may attend in mufti for course changes. 2022 STATIONERY LISTS: School stationery lists are available on the website, online at OfficeMax or Warehouse…

2022 Combo Deals

Available NOW from the Uniform Shop and Online Store! There are two convenient ways of shopping for your school uniform. For the online store go to link below or shop in store! Online Store https://vimeo.com/664039995

School Holidays and Term Dates

Click here for 2022 Important Dates

2022 Stationery Lists

Make sure your son has stationery for the beginning of Term 1, order from our stationery class lists on myschool.co.nz/npbhs or Warehouse Stationery today! Year 9 Stationery List Year 10 Stationery List Year 11 Stationery List Year 12 Stationery List Year 13 Stationery List

2021 NCEA Exam Timetable

Good luck to all boys sitting exams this year!

2021 Senior Prizegiving

Congratulations to all nominees and winners at the Senior Prizegiving this year. https://vimeo.com/647541536 To watch videos, click on links 2021 Wolfe Cup Nominees 2021 Sportsman of the Year Nominees 2021 Sports Team of the Year Nominees 2021 Cultural Group of the Year Nominees 2021 Performing Artist of the Year Nominees 2021 Be The Example Award Level 1 2021 Be The Example Award Level 2 2021 Be The Example Award Level 3 2021 Top Scholar Level 1 2021 Top Scholar Level 2 2021 Top Scholar Level 3

2021 Junior Exam Timetable

Year 9 and 10 Exams are from Friday 26th November - Tuesday 30th November Timetable, Information and Rules

Raising Teens in the 21st Century

A presentation for Parents and Caregivers of Taranaki Secondary School Students by Dr. Yariv Doron, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Taranaki DHB (CAMHS) and founder of Space of Mind Clinic. Raising Teens in the 21st Century booklet by Dr Yariv Doron Raising Teens in the 21st Century video by NPBHS LIVE PosterDownload

2022 Enrolments and Interviews

Students who wish to enrol at New Plymouth Boys’ High School are required to complete an application form and an enrolment interview. If you are yet to complete an enrolment interview, please click on the link to make an appointment. Please note the enrolment process at New Plymouth Boys’ High School is not complete until you have an interview with a senior staff member. Click here to book times for Enrolment Interviews.

Top of the Year Academic Prizes

Dux (Year 13) and Top of the Year 11 & 12 The top academic student at senior year levels, including the Dux, will be calculated using the following criteria and calculations*.

Senior Practice Exam Timetable 2021

Senior Practice Exams - Please click for timetable, information and exam rules

Hillary Challenge Fundraiser

In the 20-year history of the Macpac Hillary Challenge National Finals the NPBHS/NPGHS team has an incredible legacy, winning the national title 12 times, and placing 2nd 7 times! This year’s selected team is just as dedicated and determined and will be competing at the Tongariro Hillary base from the 11-15th of October. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐞𝐚𝐦 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐟:Mercy Jones, Bree Drinkwater, Abby Carver, Roisin Kennedy, Caeley Hattle, Makayla Wells, Seb Teague, Nicholas Dunnet, Ryan Jury, Oscar Anderson, Marco Kraayenhof, and trainers Nick Collins, Phil Hewlett & Nev Wells. The students are seeking support from…

Newest Tiger Bar recipients!

Congratulations to these students awarded Tiger Bars today. Their names are ones to watch as they strive to attain Tiger Jackets through their achievements in the years to come. Well done boys! Culture Tiger Bar recipients: Charlie Betts, Ian Wong, Brayden Ross and Freddie Weeks Sport Tiger Bar recipients: Jack Parr and Dylan Benton Charlie Betts, Mr Moore, Jack Parr and Ian Wong Dylan Benton, Brayden Ross, Freddie Weeks and Mr Moore

Yr 13 Leavers Photo Time

Date: Wednesday 29th September Venue: Pridham Hall Please line up outside Pridham Hall at 8.30am on top field. To order your 2021 Leavers Photo and Taranakian - click here Last day to order photo is Monday, 1st November.

Sport and Cultural Photo Times

Date: Wednesday 20th October Venue: Boarders Lounge **NEW VENUE THIS YEAR** Click here for photo times and to order!

Premier Photo Times

Date: Tuesday 28th September Venue: Pridham Hall Click here for photo times and to order!

Year 9 Camp Guide

THIS GUIDE CONTAINS INFORMATION ABOUT THE DIFFERENT CAMPS AVAILABLE TO YEAR 9 STUDENTS, WHICH ARE HELD IN THE LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL. These Year 9 Camps provide some valuable extracurricular opportunities for students, a chance to develop some new skills, and experience a new challenge. There is a huge range of camps on offer - check them out in this guide! To donate please click here

2021 Changes to NCEA


COVID-19 Level 2 Health and Safety Plan

New Plymouth Boys’ High School COVID-19 Health and Safety Plan