Welcome to Howick College; we hope you will enjoy your time with us. We encourage you to make use of every opportunity by participating in some of the many academic, sporting and cultural clubs, and events on offer.
Within our website you will find information about uniforms, subject fees, donations, buses, stationery, staff and communication between school and home. If you have any general queries, please contact the school office: 534-4492.
All students are issued with a Student Diary at the beginning of the year. This diary contains important school information and all students are encouraged to be familiar with the content. The cost for the student diary is $5.00 and will be included for payment along with subject fees and workbook fees.
Your diary is to be used to record when your homework and assignments are due to help keep you on track with your learning and achievements.
Also included in the diary:
- school map
- school expectations
- daily times
- space to record your personal subject timetable
- term dates
- space to record internal NCEA results
- periodic table
- advice on study and exam practices
If you would like to play one of the many sports on offer at the school, please see the Director of Sport, Mr Tristram. The sports office is located beside the canteen. You can also find out more in the co-curricular section of the school website.
If you enjoy art, dance, music, creative writing, languages and more, and would like to join one of the Arts & Cultural groups, please contact the Arts Co-ordinator, Mrs Szopa. More information is also found in the co-curricular section.
** Notices for sports teams and arts & culture groups are included in the Daily Notices which are read in Tutor time.
Uniforms are compulsory for all students. Please go here for more uniform details.
New uniforms are available from NZ Uniforms at their retail shop at: Unit B, 16 Bishop Dun Place, Botany (by Mitre 10 Mega).
The shop is open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm and Sat 9am - 12pm.
Second hand uniforms are available from the second hand shop at school. The shop is open on Saturdays, 9.30 - 11.30am.
** Please note: the second hand uniform shop is located in C9 (next to the mini-gym)
Payments can be made via EFTPOS or credit card.
Stationery packs, with all essential requirements for students in Years 9, 10 & 11 are available from Crandall Peters Paper Plus in Picton Street, Howick.
You can now buy your pack online, click on the link www.paperplus.co.nz/pickapack?pi_schoolid=87
You now also have the option to pay for workbooks, course fees and school donation at Crandall Peters or at the school cashier's office.
- for Brookby/Clevedon are purchased from the school cashier.
- for Golflands-Botany Downs, Stancombe Rd, Dannemora Dr, Smales Rd are purchased from the driver.
- for Everglades Drive, Southmall and Wattle Downs are purchased from the driver or the Murphys Bus office at 7-11 Heb Pl, Takanini
For further information about times, routes and costs are available from:
Howick and Eastern Buses; phone 273-3660
Murphy Buses; phone 268-6620.
If you have any further queries, please contact the school reception; phone 534-4492 or email firstname.lastname@example.org