NBHS Covid 19 update

Dear parents and caregivers 1.      Access for all Thank you to the 850 families who have responded to the recent survey regarding device, internet and TEAMS access for their son’s remote learning. The school loaned over 80 devices prior to the lockdown and provision is being made by the Ministry of Education to support those few remaining students who do …

Home Based Individual Strength and Fitness Training Plan for all sports

Download–> NBHS Home Fitness & Strength Training Program As we head into a lockdown period of at least four weeks it’s more important than ever to commit to some form of physical conditioning, not just to improve your physical health but as importantly to retain the best of mental health. These activities were put together by Dave Russell, Brendon Ratcliffe, …

Important Covid-19 Update

Dear parents and caregivers As of Tuesday 24 March, we will be closed for onsite teaching at the school. 1.      We are open for Tuesday and Wednesday for the sons of essential workers. All other students are not expected at school. 2.      From Thursday 26 March, the school will be closed indefinitely in line with the National Level 4 Pandemic …

Update – Covid 19 – Nimons & Son’s

To Napier Boys High School,   As a Nimon & Son’s existing customer or supporter, we wanted to keep you updated. With Covid-19 affecting all residents of New Zealand in a multitude of ways, we wanted to get in touch to update you – and let you know that we are taking immediate steps to safeguard the health of our …

Intense competition and good spirit make Athletics Day a success

Napier Boys High School was awash with colours and costumes at this year’s annual Athletics Day on Friday, 28 February 2020. Not only was the competition on the field intense, but so too was the rivalry between houses. All four houses made their unique entrances to the field hoping not to be outdone, from police escort (Napier House), tractor (Hawke …

Napier boys high school art deco day 2020

Newsletter Term 1 Number 2

Newsletter 1_2_2020 Contents Message from the Headmaster Hostel open day promotion – March 27th Updates on our methods of communication Covid-19 information Winter Uniform change over East coast FMG Junior Young Farmer of the Year Motocross The Junior Samurai eSports Scale model kit set club New Zealand Sprint Kayak National Championships Pipe Band Speedway Maori studies Waka Ama Art Deco …

Kia tū rangatira ai study

Tēnā koutou, Our school has decided to participate in a strengths-based research project about how students learn, succeed and thrive at school. This project is being conducted by Dr Melinda Webber from the University of Auckland and has been funded by the Royal Society of New Zealand, Te Apārangi. Our school would like to invite you and your school aged …

Coronavirus Update

from the government COVID-19 declared a pandemic 12 March The World Health Organisation (WHO) has now classified COVID-19 as a pandemic. The WHO Director-General when announcing this decision noted “describing the situation as a pandemic does not change WHO’s assessment of the threat posed by this virus. It doesn’t change what WHO is doing, and it doesn’t change what countries …

Reid Livingston Napier boys' high school

Napier Boys’ student who turned life around ready to shine

Two years ago, Reid Livingston was not sure of what he wanted to do with his life. Now, the year-13 Napier Boys’ High School (NBHS) prefect is set to compete at the World Secondary Schools Cross Country Championships in Slovakia in April and has his sight firmly set on a running scholarship to the United States. For the 17-year-old, seeing …

Rugby Training

NBHS REPRESENT – Welcome to rugby at NBHS

Welcome to rugby at NBHS. The late great Sir Brian Lochore coined the phrase, “Better men make better All Blacks. The kaupapa/philosophy of rugby at NBHS is quite simply “Better young men make better NBHS rugby players”. The better our young men are at home, within the wider community and within school the better people they will be and the better …