Category Archives: Events

Noscars 2017

Congratulations to everyone involved in this years Noscars. The 15 films were dominated by Year 13 fimmakers representing the incredible talent in this cohort. For more information see Newlands Media on facebook and the photos on flickr. And particular congratulations … Continue reading

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Flashback: Noscars 2013

Flashback Friday looks back five years to the 2013 Noscars. This week’s Noscars was an outstanding success and a blogpost capturing that work is coming soon! The 2013 Noscars was another outstandingly successful night showcasing the sensational film making talent … Continue reading

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Flashback – Shakespeare Day

In this Flashback Friday check out Shakespeare Day from 2014. The current Year 10s have their Shakespeare Day next Wednesday.  On the 19th of September, the entire Year 10 group came to school for Shakespeare Day. It happens only once … Continue reading

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Flashback – Writing Week

In this Flashback Friday we go back to Year 9 and writing week in English. The current year 9s have their presentations displayed in the library. The 2013 edition of this event had some pretty cool displays too… Writing week … Continue reading

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Flashback – Whitireia Visit

On this ‘Flashback Friday,’ the day where the majority of the cohort will be visiting Massey or Victoria University and taking part in their open days, we revisit the year level’s trip to Whitirea… The Whiteria field trip is undertaken … Continue reading

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Wa Ako – Future Focus Sessions Launch

It is with great pride and excitement that we launch the wa ako programme for the remainder of the year. The Year 13 approach to wa ako for 2017 has been to offer opportunities. We have had a plethora of … Continue reading

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Wa Ako – Chris McIntyre

Chris left Newlands College in 2010. He made a significant impact on the school. He gained five scholarships at the end of the year, including in Horticulture & Agriculture, which the school does not teach as a subject. He was … Continue reading

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Having Your Say – 2017 Election – Dean’s Assembly

Friday’s Dean’ assembly started with a couple of admin agenda items: A reminder about expectations around attendance  Launch of the Senior Study Room timetable One of the themes of our Dean’s Assemblies have been the idea of making a difference. Earlier … Continue reading

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Flashback – Variety Show 2013

In this ‘Flashback Friday’ we revisit the 2013 Variety Show with a review from Kiya Basabas. Note that auditions for this year’s Variety Show are coming up very soon! The variety show for this year was such a hit; the … Continue reading

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Sir Peter Blake Trust Dream Team

From the Sir Peter Blake Trust website: The Sir Peter Blake Trust Dream Team is a group of inspirational Kiwi leaders who every year aim to inspire thousands of Kiwi kids to follow their dreams. They visit schools to tell … Continue reading

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