News and Achievements

Mon 31 Oct 2016

Congratulations to the following students who gained a High Distinction Award in the ICAS Competition, which puts them in the top 1% of entrants in Australia and New Zealand:

Mon 31 Oct 2016

Congratulations to Jake Lockwood and Matt Morris who have been selected in the New Zealand Schoolboys Water Polo Team.

Fri 21 Oct 2016

Congratulations to Ben Gailer and Georgia Chandler who were nominated as the performing artists of the year.

Fri 21 Oct 2016

Congratulations to Kayla Reed who was nominated as Sportswoman of the Year 2016.

Fri 21 Oct 2016

Congratulations to Sam Waardenburg who was nominated as Sportsman of the Year 2016.

Thu 13 Oct 2016

Rangitoto College Performing Arts Department has received the following nominations for the 2016 Showdown Awards - the Auckland secondary school production competition.

Mon 5 Sep 2016

Winner Walk The Line Fashion Show

Tue 30 Aug 2016

Emma Cooper-Williams and Sophie Mashlan have had their original songs selected for the annual Play It Strange CD. "Shadow" (by Sophie) and "How This Story Ends" (by Emma) will be professionally recorded and the album will be available later this year on Bandcamp.

Tue 30 Aug 2016

Five Rangitoto College students were part of two crews who competed at the World HipHop Championships in Las Vegas recently. Over 50 countries were represented.

Tue 30 Aug 2016

Congratulations to The Fundamentals choir who were awarded Silver at the National Finals of the Big Sing Choral Festival in Dunedin.


Tue 30 Aug 2016

Congratulations to Zoe Fifield, Year 11, who has been selected as part of the cast for the professional production of Billy Elliot the Musical.

Mon 29 Aug 2016

Congratulations to Elim Lin, Christopher Carson, Catherin Oh and Zeke Thornton an receiving High Distinction Awards in ICAS Science.  This means that these 4 students are in the Top 1%.

Elim Lin and Christopher Carson will also receive medals as they did exceptionally well.

Sat 27 Aug 2016

Approximately 150 students in Rangitoto College bands and orchestras were involved in the 2016 KBB Music Festival.

Tue 23 Aug 2016

Over 50 countries competed in the World HipHop Championships in Las Vegas.  Rangitoto Students Giverny Hing and Eden Coleman who are part of the New Zealand Megacrew group gained a Bronze Medal.

Emilia Snelgrove, Lucy Hunt and Piani Afu placed 12th overall.


Fri 19 Aug 2016

Alex Maloney (Class of 2008) 
Silver Medal - Rio Olympics
49erFX Class with Molly Meech

Mon 15 Aug 2016

Congratulations to the eight Rangitoto Jazz ensembles who took part in the Auckland Schools Jazz Band Competition over the last 2 weekends.

Fri 12 Aug 2016

Five Rangitoto College students have been selected for the KBB Music Festival Honours Orchestra and Concert Band.

Fri 12 Aug 2016

Bridget has been selected to perform in The Phantom of the Opera in the West End from September 2016 onwards. This has been her dream since high school, and after a very long process of several auditions she has reached this goal.

Fri 12 Aug 2016

Rangitoto College Music Department hosted it's annual Piano Competition and Instrumental Competition on Sunday 7 August. There were over 30 competitors, and the event was adjudicated by Ryan Youens (composer/viola player) and Jasmine Sun (flute/piano/chamber music expert).

Wed 3 Aug 2016

Student Danica Andreas tells Adam Dudding and Bevan Read about a day in the life of a student at the College.