News and Achievements

Sun 28 Feb 2021

Students can watch a video on how to access Google Calendar here.



Sun 28 Feb 2021

Read the 28 Feburary Letter to the Community from Patrick Gale.  This updates you about online learning

Sat 27 Feb 2021

Auckland is in ALERT LEVEL 3 from 6am on Sunday 28 February for a period of 7 days.  Rangitoto College will be closed for instruction while we are in Alert Level 3.  The College will communicate further about our move to online learning.



Wed 17 Feb 2021

Read the important information from Patrick Gale dated 17 February regarding returning to school, health and saftey, school events and attendance after level 2 announcement earlier today. 

Wed 17 Feb 2021

Rangitoto College will be open for instruction to all students tomorrow, Thursday 18th February. All students should go to Tutor Period, starting at 8:40am. We look forward to seeing you back on the campus.


Tue 16 Feb 2021

Read the important information from Patrick Gale dated 16 February regarding school events, sports and guidance. 

Sun 14 Feb 2021

Read the letter from Patrick Gale regarding our online lite lessons, timetabling and student attendance from Monday 15 February to Wednesday 17 February.

Sun 14 Feb 2021

Rangitoto College will be shut to students from Monday 15th February to Wednesday 17th February. 

Wed 3 Feb 2021

We are proud to share that we are the top school in New Zealand for the third consecutive year in NZQA Scholarship exam results.  These exams are the most demanding academic assessments in New Zealand.  Only 3% of students gain a

Tue 2 Feb 2021

Please come and visit to take time to view our first carving at Rangitoto College, located in our foyer, which was designed by students last year. This carving at Rangitoto is named “Te Kiko o Rangitoto”, which means “The inner soul of our mountain, Rangitoto".  T

Fri 1 Jan 2021

Well done to Amy Im (Year 11) who came third in the U16 New Zealand National golf championships held on 16 to 18 December 2020.


Fri 11 Dec 2020

We are thrilled to announce our newly appointed Head Students for 2021: Kieran Munro, Alex Pham, Kelly Cha and Alicia Lemmer. 

These students are excellent role models, highly engaged in school life, and dedicated to the college.  We look forward to their leadership in 2021.

Fri 11 Dec 2020

We are delighted to share that Rangitoto College students were selected for the New Zealand Junior Volleyball Squads last evening.  Congratulations to Kiana Stevenson, James Sadler and Nico Lietz. Photographs of them in action!

Kiana Stevenson

Fri 11 Dec 2020

Congratulations to the following students who won awards whilst participating in the Auckland Secondary School Junior Beach Volleyball Tournament which was held on Wednesday 2 December.

Year 9 Boys Gold: Eric Oh and Yonatan Shamir

Fri 25 Sep 2020

Read the letter to our College Community, from Principal Patrick Gale, for more information on

Fri 25 Sep 2020

Congratulations to Ben and Brody who won two awards at the Smokefree Rockquest National Solo/Duo Finals:

1st PlaceBest Song Award
Fri 25 Sep 2020

Congratulations to Kainoa Otukolo who won Best Vocals Award at the Smokefree Rockquest National Band Finals. 

Also, well done to Rangitoto rock band SANDTRAP who placed 3rd in the Smokefree Rockquest National Bands Finals.

Tue 8 Sep 2020

Congratulations to Rangitoto rock bands SANDTRAP and STACKED! 

Selected in the Top 7 bands of the Smokefree Rockquest National Bands Finals.

Thu 27 Aug 2020

Congratulations to Rangitoto bands SANDTRAP (Jimmy Terei, Kainoa Otukolo, Luca Keltie, Luke Bennett) and STACKED! (Aidan Wright, Alasdair Miller, D'Arcy Londeen, Tyler Jamieson).

Both bands have made it to the National Top 20 selection for the Smokefree Rockquest Band Competition.

Mon 24 Aug 2020

Moving to Alert Level 2 on Sunday Evening