News and Achievements

Wed 23 Mar 2016

NZ Latin Dance Competitions

1st place - Junior Salsa Soloist under 18

1st place - same gender Latin couple

Title of Woman Salsa soloist

Mon 21 Mar 2016

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.

Mon 21 Mar 2016

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!

Thu 25 Feb 2016

Rangitoto College students gained 78 subject Scholarships in 2015. Eight of which were ‘Outstanding’. These were gained in 15 subjects.

Congratulations to all recipients!

Tue 23 Feb 2016
 Congratulations to all Senior Students' who completed 2015 NCEA Examinations in Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3.
Tue 16 Feb 2016

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.

Thu 4 Feb 2016

Auckland Transport advise that NZ Bus will be on strike, Thursday 4 February from 9.00am to 2.30pm  

Wed 3 Feb 2016

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.
Fri 22 Jan 2016

Congratulations to all our Maori and Pasifika students for their accomplishments during 2015!

Thu 21 Jan 2016

Congratulations to the Junior Prize winners who were acknowledged and celebrated on 11 December!

Mon 18 Jan 2016

Ex-Student, Nick Malcolm, a Kiwi lifeguard who saved a Danish prince caught swimming in a dangerous rip tide is back at work but "overwhelmed" by the attention, his boss said today.

Fri 11 Dec 2015

The Party Bus Company will be at school to pick up students at the end of school at 12.00 midday on Friday 11 December. 

All other students who use any other bus service will have to make their own arrangements to get home.

Fri 4 Dec 2015

Clara has been selected to play viola in the 2016 New Zealand Secondary Schools Symphony Orchestra. Clara is currently in Year 9 and plays viola in the Rangitoto Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra and Sinfonia Orchestra.

Mon 30 Nov 2015

Congratulations to all winners at the annual Sports Awards Evening.

Fri 27 Nov 2015

The Parent Teacher Association (PTA) held their AGM on Monday 16 November. It was with sadness Jayne Albiston stepped down from the role of President. Jayne has been a driving force in engaging the parent and caregivers with the school community. Jayne is staying on the committee.

Thu 26 Nov 2015

Emma has been accepted for admission to the 2016 associate programme at the New Zealand School of Dance as a contemporary major. This means she will visit Wellington six times a year to receive tutoring and mentoring from tutors.

Wed 25 Nov 2015

Congratulations to all students who received awards for service and achievement in the Arts at Rangitoto College at our annual Arts Awards evening on 21 October. This was an outstanding event and a true celebration of our talented students.

Tue 17 Nov 2015

Giverny is an incredibly talented Year 10 Dance student, and has recently been cast in this Justin Bieber video.
You can see Giverny front and centre in the video - she's the one in the denim overalls. 

Mon 16 Nov 2015

Isabella has been accepted into the National Brass Band, playing 3rd Cornet. This is an auditioned ensemble for brass and percussion players up to the age of 23, and they will rehearse together in January.

Thu 12 Nov 2015

An award afternoon was hosted by the Technology Department to recognise student's from within this Department who participate in the Trade Based Courses - Construction, Furniture, Engineering and Hospitality.

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