Learning / Middle School (Years 7 to 10)

Years 7 & 8

​Year 7

The home room teacher is responsible for much of the curriculum in subjects such as English, Social Studies, Mathematics and Science. Students receive specialist teaching in:

  • Music
  • Art
  • Drama and dance
  • Language – Spanish, Mandarin or Japanese
    • Te Reo is incorporated into homeroom programmes at Year 7, especially through social studies and health topics. Students will be encouraged in the use of Te Reo through creating and practising their own mihimihi, learning of the school karakia, te reo kori and performances around the time of Matariki.
  • Technology Subjects – Food, Fabric, Digital Technology and Product Development

(All students in Year 7 will receive tuition in basic Information Technology as part of their normal curriculum studies).

Year 7 Course Information Booklet

Year 7 & 8 - Independent Learning Centre (ILC)

If you child is coming into Year 7 and you would like to consider them for the Independent Learning Centre (ILC) click here to read the information.

Year 8

Year 8 students continue to be taught the majority of their core subjects in home room classes. In addition they are given specialist teaching in:

  • Music
  • Art
  • Drama and dance
  • Language – Spanish, Mandarin or Japanese
    • Te Reo is incorporated into homeroom programmes at Year 8
  • Technology Subjects – Food, Fabric, Digital Technology and Product Development
  • Information Technology skills will also be taught within the curriculum

Year 8 Course Information Booklet