Smokefree Rockquest National Finalists

Congratulations to Howick College rock band Minimal Silence - they are into the national finals for the 2017 Smokefree Rockquest!



 The finals take place at Auckland Girls Grammar on Saturday 2 September.

Good luck boys! #MinimalSilence #goHOWICK

Howick College Sport

  • Athletics Day 2017

  • Athletics Day 2017

  • Sportsperson of the Year 2016 - Jessica Manchester

  • Team of the Year 2016 - Girls U15 Sevens

  • Touch Champs

  • SILVER Maadi Cup rowing Nationals

  • 1st XV

  • UWH World Champs - Logan S (bronze) Marieke B (gold)

2016 Yearbook Online

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Latest News

Student Trustee Election
Monday, 21 August 2017 - The Howick College student body has their chance to elect their representative to the Board of Trustees with a vote being held on Friday 1 September. Before the... >
Early Close Thursday 25 August
Monday, 21 August 2017 - Please note, the school will be closing early at 2.30pm on Thursday 25 August due to the scheduled Parent/teacher interviews. Buses will depart the college at 2... >
National Secondary Schools Aerobics
Sunday, 20 August 2017 - Congratulations to our aerobics athletes who competed in the NZ National Secondary School Champs on Saturday - all three girls placed in their categories whic... >
KBB Music Festival Bronze
Sunday, 20 August 2017 - Congratulations to the Howick College Jazz Band and Orchestra on their BRONZE medals at the recent KBB Music Festival. This annual festival brings school b... >
Childcare Service for Parent Teacher Nights
Thursday, 17 August 2017 - What: a free childcare service available at Howick College for children aged 2-12 years, of parents and teachers, during interviews. We will have 3-4 experience... >
Parent/Teacher Interviews 22 Aug and 24 Aug
Monday, 14 August 2017 - Bookings are now open for the upcoming Parent/Teacher interviews, scheduled for: Tuesday 22 Aug: 5-8pm and Thursday 24 Aug: 4-7pm. The interviews provide an opp... >
2018 Out-of-zone Enrolments Amended Ballot Dates
Sunday, 6 August 2017 - Please note the following amendments to the out-of-zone ballot dates:   Applications close: Wednesday 30 August Ballot drawn: Wednesday 6 September &... >
Howick Youth Summit
Wednesday, 2 August 2017 - A group of students represented the school at the recent Howick Youth Summit. Organised by the Howick Youth Council, the day brought students from local schools... >
World Champs Finalist - Update
Wednesday, 2 August 2017 - ** update - Sarah had an amazing competition and gained a Top Ten placing - 9th in the world! Well done Sarah - a fantastic achievement!   Good luck to S... >
New Extended Library Hours
Tuesday, 1 August 2017 - Please note our new extended opening hours for Term 3.... >
Student Representative Election
Monday, 31 July 2017 - Nominations are invited for the election of one student representative to the Board of Trustees.   A nomination form and a copy of this notice are being ... >
Howick v Hillcrest 2017
Sunday, 30 July 2017 - The annual sports challenge against Hillcrest High is coming up on Wed 8 August. Good luck to our Basketball, Football, Hockey, Netball and Rugby teams #goHOWIC... >
Attn Beachlands Bus Students
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 - From Monday 31 July, all students must catch the bus from the bus stops at either end of Shelley Bay Road/Waeklin shops. There will be no pick up from Second Vi... >
AUT Scholarship Awardees
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 - Congratulations to 2016 Year 13 students Amy Wang and Alice Cloke; both girls were awarded AUT Vice-Chancellor's Signigicant Student scholarships. Alice has com... >
Sports News Results Update
Sunday, 23 July 2017 - News from events over the holidays... Congratulations to these students: Underwater Hockey U19 World champs in Hobart - Marieke Bavelaar - GOLD, Logan Stevens... >
AFL New Zealand Success
Sunday, 23 July 2017 - Howick College is one of four Counties Manukau schools taking part in a new AFL programme. This Kiwisport project is about providing more opportunities for youn... >
Social Action Expo
Wednesday, 5 July 2017 - Our Year 12 Social Studies students have been looking closely at social action and making a difference. Working in groups, the students investigated issues that... >
Leadership Week #believeyoucan
Sunday, 2 July 2017 - Celebrating and supporting Leadership in all forms, and encouraging students to believe they can make a difference is the aim of the Sir Peter Blake Trust Leade... >
Blues and Black Stick Coaching Sessions
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 - Recently the Howick College 1st XV and 1st XI Hockey teams had the opportunity to train with top sportsmen in their codes. Each team gained some tips and i... >
Call For Rugby Colts...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 - If you are Yr 9 or 10 and would like to represent the school in a Colts Rugby tournament coming up in September, please find out more in the below PDF.  ... >
Celebrating Sporting Success
Thursday, 15 June 2017 - We would like to know if your son or daughter has been selected to represent New Zealand in sport this year. Please contact Kent Tristram, Director of Sport, b... >
Short Term Homestay Families Needed...
Thursday, 15 June 2017 - The International Student department needs homestay families for upcoming Chinese groups. July-August period 10-15 night duration  Breakfa... >
Business Studies Market Day
Thursday, 15 June 2017 - The Year 12 and Year 11 Business Studies students recently held lunchtime markets to sell their wares. The groups of students create a business plan for their p... >
Smokefree Rock Quest Finalists
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 - Good luck to Minimal Silence - Logan Anderson, Sabastian Munro and Mark Tohovaka - who are representing Howick College in the Smokefree Rock Quest regional fina... >
International Food Festival Success
Tuesday, 13 June 2017 - What a great way to finish of a week of celebrating culture! The annual International Food Festival brought together food from around the world in a fundraiser ... >
Culture Week Success
Monday, 12 June 2017 - "Diversity is the one thing we have in common. Celebrate it everyday."   Something for everyone was on offer during Culture Week. The activitie... >
Cookie Day
Tuesday, 6 June 2017 - Last week Cookie Monster and his Bell house friends raised $524 for their house charity with Cookie Day - a treat for morning tea with cookies and chocolate mil... >
Culture Week - Greetings Video
Monday, 5 June 2017 - Enjoy this video created by the Culture Club for Culture Week.   ... >
AFL Representatives
Thursday, 1 June 2017 - Congratulations to Archie-Leigh Russell, Jazmin Stephens-Apaipora and Ceyan Drollet who have recently played AFL for the successful New Zealand Kahu Youth Girls... >
2017 BCITO Buildability Competition
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - The Buildability team are hard at work on their projects for this year's Buildability competition. Under construction are a pergola with swing, a foot bridge an... >
Urgent Notice for Beachlands/Maraetai Bus Students
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 - The school is aware of the accident that has closed the main road. The bus company has advised us that they are still coming to pick students up. They are going... >
Golf Tournament
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 - Three Howick students took part in the Auckland intercollegiate Golf Team Championship. The boys played well, scoring to or under their handicap:  Dylan... >
Sevens Champions
Friday, 4 November 2016 - Congratulations to our U15 Girls Sevens team - WINNERS of the recent ASS Sevens championship competition. Their win also gained them entry into the national cha... >
Howick College UWH SILVER Medalists
Thursday, 8 September 2016 - Our Senior Underwater Hockey teams finished off their season competing at the Nationals Champs in last week's Tournament Week.    The Senior Girls t... >
What is Leadership?
Friday, 8 July 2016 -   Leadership may not be easy; it may take a lot of time and effort out of your life but in the end what you achieve is most satisfying. Seeing something y... >
Email and Phone Notifications from Schoology
Wednesday, 6 July 2016 - We apologise to parents who have experienced a significant volume of Email and phone notifications being generated by Schoology. This term we moved our Daily No... >
Senior Students Course Confirmation Information for 2016
Thursday, 29 October 2015 - All current Year 11 and 12 students must attend the Course Confirmation days scheduled in January 2016. A notice has been given to students and is also availabl... >
Excellence for Latin
Congratulations to Ashley Chang and Yiu Mun Lee. They both have gained Excellence for NCEA Level 1 Latin. They both attend the school's Latin group which meets ... >
Sir Peter Blake Leadership Week
Last week the school celebrated Sir Peter Blake Leadership Week with a week packed with events. The theme for the week was #believeyoucan and we certainly belie... >
Author Visit
Our writer's group enjoyed a lunchtime talk from debut YA author Shriram Iyer. His first book is called Wings of Silence and he has a second book in production.... >