Thank you to our Sponsors!

The following sponsors are supporting our School. Please support them!

Black Tie Soirée

Sat 10th July 2021, 7:00 pm A chance for parents, Old Boys and friends of the School to get together, and celebrate! SATURDAY, 10th JULY 2021 7.00PM PRIDHAM HALLDoors open 6.30pm.2 Course dinner included, nibbles served 6:45pm. Buffet Main & Dessert 7.30pm. Complimentary first drink at the bar. Live Auction. Live Band from 8pm. Raising funds for the Headmaster's Student Hardship Fund.Limited tickets available.  To purchase tickets click here


Mufti Day – Taranaki Retreat Fundraiser

Mufti Day Thursday 27 May! Supporting Taranaki Retreat - RAISING FUNDS FOR MENTAL HEALTH. If you come in mufti, please remember to bring $2.00

Pridham Live – Taranaki Retreat Fundraiser

Come along to our Pridham LIVE - Taranaki Retreat Fundraiser on Thursday, 27th May to see performances by top local acts including:The Slacks, Renee Millner, Sam Egli and much more... Venue: Pridham Hall New Plymouth Boys High School Time: 7.30pm Ticket Prices: $20 adult, $10 student Purchase ticket here  Limited tickets available from Student Services. BIG NEWS!!On Friday 28th May Ken & Anna have chosen to extend their time on their Breakfast Show to raise as much money as possible for Taranaki Retreat.12 hours of Hope will run from 6am - 6pm with…

Thank you to our 2021 Sponsors!


Auckland Grammar School Sports Exchange

Tuesday 18th May. Good luck to all teams!

University Open Days 2021

All Universities have open days that your son can attend. There are virtual open days and on campus open days. On each University website you will find out when these are. Some are starting soon, and others aren't until September. As a school we do not organise a trip to these open days but you are encouraged to go down and visit with your son if the date suits.

FDMC Programme


Update on TRIAL Lock Down

We have completed our lockdown exercise and all students, staff and persons on-site are safely accounted for.  Everyone did extremely well and responded to instructions. Thank you.

TRIAL Lock Down

Friday 7 May 10.27am New Plymouth Boys’ High School is currently conducting a TRIAL Lock Down exercise.  This is not an emergency. 

2021 Teacher Only Days

The school will be CLOSED for lessons on the following days: Thursday 20 May - Regional Teacher Only DayTuesday 3 Aug - Regional Teacher Only Day Monday 6 Sep - Wellness Day (School Closed)Tuesday 30 Nov - Regional Teacher Only Day The school will be OPEN on this day: Friday 3 Sep - Teacher-Student Call Back Day (this is the last Friday of Winter Tournament Week) Please keep a look out on Facebook for more information about these days closer to the time.

Parent Teacher Interviews

Wednesday, 19 May, 2.00pm - 7.00pm in Ryder Hall Parent Teacher Interviews are an opportunity for you to meet with as many of your son’s teachers as possible. Bookings can be made via the School Portal. To book Parent Teacher interview, click here:School Portal Log in You now have the ability to login into the School Portal via your existing Google or Microsoft email. To do this just click on the Google or Microsoft on the login page.Alternatively, login using your son's name (eg. john.smith) and Parent Portal Password. If you have forgotten…

2021 ANZAC Assembly

Thank you to all who attended to commemorate our fallen, in particular Guest Speaker Squadron Leader Stephen Bone RNZAF Liaison Officer (Old Boy 1966-1971), NP and Districts RSA President Mr Graham Chard, and Mr Bryce Gordon who played the Last Post / Reveille.

School Cross Country – Results

Hope everyone enjoyed the School Cross Country on Wednesday! Congratulations to Hatherly House and everybody who participated.

Notice of After Hours Asbestos Removal

Tuesday 13 April 2021

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…