Congratulations to Isabella Thomas - awarded Best Trumpeter, and Ben Gailer - Best Saxophonist, at the New Zealand School of Music Jazz Competition in Wellington.
News and Achievements
Congratulations to the following students for their achievements at the Auckland Regional Schools Chamber Music Contest.
Alisha Kwon - "Clara": Finalist at the Auckland Regional Schools Chamber Music Contest.
Congratulations to the following students for their achievements at the North Shore Regional Finals.
Emma Cooper-Williams: Winner of APRA Lyric Writers Award for her song "Memories" at the Auckland Regional Solo/Duo competition.
Gemma has been selected to attend the New York University Vocal Performance Program in July. During the three week intensive workshop during students will explore the techniques of classical vocal performance from the perspective of the singing actor.
Our Megaschool Crew who were placed 7th out of the 15 schools who competed in the Street Dance NZ National Megaschool Dance Competition held at Vodafone Events Centre on Friday 29 April. Rangitoto College was the only school representing north Auckland.
Eden is a member of the Royal Family Varsity (RFV) Megacrew from The Palace Dance Studios.
Jess was awarded 2nd place in the Musical Theatre category (ages 13 to 18) at the North Shore Performing Arts Society competitions.
Gemma was awarded 3rd place in the Musical Theatre category (ages 13 to 18), and 3rd place in the Vocal Championship (ages 16 to 18) at the North Shore Performing Arts Society competitions.
Come and join us to celebrate our 60th Anniversary!
Nominations are invited for the election of five parent representatives to the Board of Trustees.
A nomination form and a notice calling for nominations will be posted to all eligible voters by Friday 6 May.
Nominations close at noon on Friday 20 May.
NZ Latin Dance Competitions
1st place - Junior Salsa Soloist under 18
1st place - same gender Latin couple
Title of Woman Salsa soloist
On Tuesday 9 March we had a very special visitor to the school. The William Webb Ellis Cup stopped into Rangitoto College for three hours as part of a nation-wide tour. We were lucky enough to host the cup along with Rugby and Harbour Rugby Representatives.
Congratulations to Alexandra Maloney, Daniel Willcox and Gemma Jones on their selection in to the NZ Sailing Team!
Refer to the link above to the article in the New Zealand Herald.
All the best in August!
Rangitoto College students gained 78 subject Scholarships in 2015. Eight of which were ‘Outstanding’. These were gained in 15 subjects.
Congratulations to all recipients!
Auckland Transport advise that there will be a bus strike which will affect some students getting to and from school on Friday 19 February 2016.
Auckland Transport advise that NZ Bus will be on strike, Thursday 4 February from 9.00am to 2.30pm
Limited government funding means schools can't meet education expectations without donations, says the Principal of the largest secondary school in the country.To read the remainder of the article please click on the link above.
Congratulations to all our Maori and Pasifika students for their accomplishments during 2015!
Congratulations to the Junior Prize winners who were acknowledged and celebrated on 11 December!