Catering for student interests and choice with over fifty extra-curricular clubs and activities.
Clubs & Activities
There's something for everyone.
From service and Shakespeare, to e-Sports and the environment, there is something for everyone in our wide range of clubs and activities. Learn something new, follow your passions, and make the most of all that Rangitoto College has to offer. Check out a few of the offerings here.
We are grateful!. Our Student Leaders share their reflections on the year so far and what they are grateful for in this wholesome and heart-warming video! In the wise words of our Head Students, let's make the most of our situation and continue striving for excellence. Check out our stories for more on what Rangitoto College students are grateful for!...
Gratefulness at Rangitoto College. What are you grateful for? In this video, Rangitoto College staff reflect on the many reasons why they are grateful during this difficult time. Whether it be enjoying the beautiful scenic walks in their local area, spending quality time with family, or playing board games, Rangitoto College staff have a lot to be thankful for. Head to our stories and share what you have been grateful for during lockdown....
Peer Support 2022. Are you keen on being a Peer Support Leader for 2022?
Peer Support Leaders are integral to the integration of our new Year 9 cohort, as they help introduce students into the college by providing them with exceptional support from fellow students. In this video, our Head Students talk you through the responsibilities and qualities of being a Peer Support Leader and explain the application process. The application form link is in our bio. Fill this in by Friday 24th September to apply!...
Our Pastoral Committee Student Leaders and members share how they have been keeping themselves busy after school during lockdown! It is super important to look after your mental health and wellbeing by doing small things you love everyday. What hobbies have you been doing during lockdown?...
Ka rawe e te whānau! Well done everyone who celebrated Te Wiki o te Reo Māori! During the week, students and staff celebrated the official language of Aotearoa by participating in the @reomaori Māori Language Moment, kupu quizzes, learning new phrases and listening to songs from the Waiata Reo Māori @spotify playlist. Keep an eye out for a quiz on our stories tomorrow to test your knowledge on te reo Māori! Kia kaha te reo Māori!...
The Arts Committee’s I’m Still Standing. We’re still standing! The Arts Committee proudly presents this marvellous, uplifting, and hilarious rendition of I’m Still Standing by Elton John. Featuring not-to-be-missed solos from your Head Students and Mrs McKnight, this is just what you need to wrap up your Monday with a smile! 🎼🎹🎸🥁...
Enrol now for 2022. Are you currently in Year 8 and considering where to go to school next year? We asked former and current students why Rangitoto College was the right choice for them. Find out why it could be the right choice for you, too.
🔗 Find out more and enrol now via our website – link in bio.
🔴 Out of zone enrolment applications close today, 1st September at 3pm.
Here are some tips for you to stay mentally fit during lockdown from our Pastoral Committee! Remember to be extra kind to yourself during this uncertain time and reach out when you need support. Be sure to check out our stories and the "Rangi Online" highlight for more from our amazing Student Leaders during lockdown....
Calling all Year 10 and Year 11 students! We have transformed our previously planned Pathways Evening into a Virtual Experience that will go live on Tuesday 31 August. This experience will help guide students to make informed subject choices for 2022 and beyond, while also giving whānau the opportunity to be involved in the process while being in the comfort of your home.
Key information covered:
◾️NCEA and IB Diploma qualifications
◾️Subjects for Tertiary and Subjects for Trades & Apprenticeships
◾️Each Department/Subject area offered at Rangitoto College
◾️FAQ documents to accompany the talks
◾️Booklet with key dates and information along with many useful links
◾️Ask an expert facility to send us your own questions
Register before Friday 27th August using the link in our bio to gain access!...
Outstanding news! Our Performing Arts Department has had an array of achievements at the Auckland Schools Jazz Competition and the KBB Music Festival! Check them out below:
Auckland Schools Jazz Competition
🥈Junior Jazz Orchestra – Silver Award
🥇Jazz Orchestra – Gold Award, selected in Top 6 groups forJazz Band Finals
🏅Big Band – Platinum Award, selected in Top 6 groups for Jazz Band Finals
🏅North Sea Combo - Platinum Award, selected in Top 4 groups for Jazz Combo Finals
🥉Copenhagen Combo – Bronze Award
🥈Newport Combo – Silver Award
🥈Stockholm Combo – Silver Award
🥇Montreux Combo – Gold Award
🏆Abi Lee (pianist) – Outstanding Soloist Award
🏆Hamish Long (bassist) – Special mention from the adjudicator
KBB Music Festival
🏆Sinfonia – Commended Award
🥉Junior Jazz Orchestra – Bronze Award
🥈Jazz Orchestra – Silver Award
🥈Concert Band – Silver Award
🥈Orchestra – Silver Award, Best Performance of a NZ work by a Symphony Orchestra
🥇Big Band – Gold Award
🏆Wind Orchestra- Participation Award
🏆Chamber Orchestra – Gold Award, selected in Top 4 Chamber groups for Gala Performance, Best Performance of a NZ work by a Chamber Orchestra, Outstanding Soloist Award @kbbmusicnz...
Wonderful news! Rangitoto College placed third out of 225 entries in the National World of WearableArt Competition! The show-stopping garment "Fear" was designed by Elizaveta Rasskazova and created with the help of Grace Munro and Sophia Hepper. Well done! 🥉 @worldofwearableart...
On Sunday, our Premier Girls Rugby team played their last game of the season and went head-to-head with Westlake Girls. So proud of our girls who came away with second place overall in the North Harbour Secondary School Girls Rugby competition. A fantastic achievement, well done! @rangitoto_sport...
Our annual International Baccalaureate Open Evening is coming up on Wednesday 11 August at 6:30pm. This fantastic two year programme is designed to develop well rounded, globally minded citizens. Year 12 and Year 13 IB students develop essential skills to excel in overseas tertiary education. If you want to find out more, come along to our information evening on Wednesday and check out our IB Highlight which shows what life as an IB student is like on campus....
Helping Hands is a group that provides our students with opportunities to get involved with service in their local community. Last term, students packed mouse traps and donated the money to charity. They also collected fresh cozy winter pyjamas for families in need. Ka pai!...
Outstanding Olympiad results! Rangitoto College is proud to share three incredible Olympiad achievements.
🥉Cameron (left) won a bronze medal in the Biology Olympiad, where he completed practical and theoretical exams across all areas in Biology.
🏆 Mason (center) won a bronze medal in the Chemistry Olympiad. Mason also placed in the Top 150 in the world and was awarded the Top New Zealand Student.
🏅Zalan (right) was one in four students who represented New Zealand in the Informatics Olympiad. Zalan came away with a certificate for his fantastic achievement.
Congratulations Cameron, Mason and Zalan!...