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Trip to the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra


Trip to the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Our IGCSE Music students had the opportunity to attend the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra. The Orchestra played Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto with a lovely classical orchestra. The acoustics and virtuoso clarinet playing were superb. This concerto is part of the...
Trip to Wellington

Trip to Wellington

Last week the Years 12 and 13 Economics and Business Studies classes went on a school trip to Wellington. They were there for three very busy but fantastic days. While they were at Parliament they were able to watch Simon Bridges and Jacinda Ardern during Question...

Term 2: Special Events!

There have been a number of fun (but educational!) special events this term.  Let’s review! Tiritiri Matangi What a great trip this was. It was fun and fascinating to see the native or introduced birds that New Zealand is lucky to have part of the family. Not to...
Beach Cleaning and Whitebait Counting

Beach Cleaning and Whitebait Counting

In Global Perspectives this Term the Year 8 students are learning about Water Matters – globally, nationally and locally. Last week the Year 8 students helped complete a habitat assessment and water quality tests of the Stanmore Bay Stream under the guidance of Sarah...

End of Term 2

Wow, what a fun-packed few weeks we have had. Thank you to those who were able to watch our fantastic Music Festival. The class had a wonderful time, and did incredibly well indeed. Maths This week we have been looking at road maps. We have been estimating and...

Vector Visit

To start our Science Week off with a bang (not literally, of course!), Watt the Robot paid Parera Class a visit to teach us how to stay safe around electricity. We learned that our bodies are conductors because our bodies are 70% water. So, playing near electricity...

Magnificent Musical Marvels

Roll over, Beethoven ‘cos the boys (and girls) are back in town! What a wonderful, talented group we have in our class! From presenters to singers; from musicians to dancers – the talent on display at our annual Primary Festival was incredible. Not even...

Treasure Hunt

We had to understand teamwork and sustainability to find the treasure in the recent Treasure Hunt show, where inhabitants of Seeland and Treeview had to work together to venture into the Beyond and find the missing songs of the Trees and Seas.  
Wentworth College Music Festival

Wentworth College Music Festival

The 2019 Wentworth Music Festival was a great success last week.   It was wonderful to see that all the Years 7 – 9 students were involved in class bands.  From ukuleles to recorders, keyboards, violins, bongos and congas, every student performed confidently as...

Wellington Wanderers

The Year 6 class had an incredibly busy schedule for their Wellington trip last week. It was an early start for the airport and, once we had checked in to our hotel, we headed to the iconic Wellington cable cars for a quick ride and to admire the views of the...

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