Cricket Team Photos

Cricket Team Photos are supplied by Roger French Photography and will be laminated with students’ names. Visit our Online Store to pre-order your son's Cricket team photo NOW  https://npbhs.ibdn.co.nz/buy-npbhs-category/sport-photos Please select 'Click & Collect from Student Services' under shipping. Venue: Ryder HallPlease bring your whites. Dates:Tuesday 30 March8.40am - 2nd XI Cricket Team8.45am - 3rd XI Cricket Team8.50am - Yellow Cricket Team8.55am - Black Cricket Team Wednesday 31 March8.40am - White Cricket Team8.45am - Yr9/10A Cricket Team8.50am - Huia Cricket Team8.55am - Globetrotters Cricket Team Please note that the 1st XI Cricket Team…

Athletic Sports Day – Tuesday 16 March


COVID-19 Level 2 Health and Safety Plan

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

Athletic Sports Day

The NPBHS Athletic Sports Day is on Tuesday 16th March 2021 at the TET Stadium in Inglewood. NPBHS provides transport to and from TET Stadium. All students meet at school by 8:40am. Students are to wear their NPBHS PE Uniform or House T-shirt/colours and should protect themselves from the sun with sunscreen and hats. They should also bring plenty of drinking water and food. (Limited food for sale at the stadium.) This is a school-wide event in which all students are expected to attend. Parents are welcome to attend the Athletic Sports Day…

Academic Tiger Jacket Assembly – 22nd Feb

Congratulations to our Academic Tiger Jacket recipients! Joshua Ace, Mark Rabe, Alexis Bahamonde, Parsa Jamnani, Lachlan Moles, Duncan Murray, Shawn Peng, Logan Salisbury, Oliver Salisbury, Flynn Sharrock, Blake Williams, and Robbie White. Well done, gentlemen on your academic excellence!

Hamilton Boys’ HS Sports Exchange – 22-23 Feb

Old Boys, and friends of the School, we are excited to invite you to attend the annual sports exchange against Hamilton Boys' High School, 22nd-23rd February at NPBHS. Please go along and support our boys! Check out our new Online Store for your supporter's gear, book order or special items today!Click ---------------> NPBHS ONLINE STORE

Annual Work Day – Friday 5 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…

Protecting Yourself Against Covid-19

To support the wellness of our young men our guidance department has provided the following link: https://www.youthline.co.nz/

Notice of After Hours Asbestos Removal

Friday, 12 February 2021 https://www.npbhs.school.nz/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Notice-of-Asbestos-Removal-Work.pdf

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 EVENTS

2021 Swimming Sports Prelims Info


2021 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 today!

2021 Welcome Booklet

A guide for first-year students at NPBHS 2021.

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…

Uniform Shop Holiday Hours 2021

A reminder that our uniform shop is open from Tuesday, 5 January during the holidays! You can find all your uniform requirements in our uniform shop!EXCITING NEW ONLINE STORE COMING SOON !! 

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.

2021 Stationery List

The 2021 Stationery lists: Year 9 Year 10 Year 11 Year 12 Year 13

Headmaster’s Newsletter

Happy holidays everyone! Here is your newsletter for Term 4! https://vimeo.com/489593244

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…

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,…

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…

School Holidays and Term Dates


Student Spotlights for 2020

Check out this year's students who has gained recognition for their sport/cultural/academia achievements in 2020.

Science Revision Books

The School recommends the following Science Revision Books. You can purchase these from the Scipad website.

Newsletter September 2020

In this issue: School Ball, Tournament Week Round Up, Cultural Catch Up, Super 8 Rugby, and more…

2020 Changes to NCEA

The NZ Qualifications Authority have made some changes to NCEA in 2020 introducing learning recognition credits to the 2020 qualification. A Level 1 student can earn one learning recognition credit for every five credits gained, up to a maximum of 10. Level 2 and 3 students can earn one learning recognition credit for every five credits gained, up to a maximum of 8.

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.

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/

2020 Teams for Winter Week Tournament

There are nine teams travelling away for Winter Week Tournaments (31st Aug - 4th September). Good luck to all teams!

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.