Clubs and other activities

First Aid Student Exchange Club
Debating Defensive Driving
Stage Band Theatre Sports
Public Speaking Rock Bands
Drama Productions Jazz Bands
Maori Culture Group Pipe Band
Young Enterprise Company Orchestra
Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme Barbershop Chorus


Peer support

Peer support programmes are especially valuable for new entrants, where trained Year 13 students ease the younger boys into school life.

Overseas tours

Overseas tours are becoming a regular feature for our students enabling them to participate in cultural visits to China, Japan, Vietnam and New Caledonia and for sport, Australia.
(Photo: Vietnam Cultural Trip - 2010)


Sports offered include:

Golf Soccer Rugby
Touch Rugby Volleyball Table Tennis
Tennis Squash Basketball
Badminton Lawn Bowls Skiing
Swimming Rowing Snow Boarding
Cricket Hockey Softball
Athletics Trapshooting Smallbore Shooting
Yachting Petanque Cycling
Cross Country Tramping Croquet

The whole school is expected to participate in athletics, swimming sports and in cross country and age-group, inter-form and inter-house competitions and other activities occurring through the year.

Annual inter-school fixtures take place with Shirley Boys' High School, St Andrew's College, Christchurch Boys' High School, Waitaki Boys' High School and Otago Boys' High School.