Minister of Education’s Visit – 14 August 2015

We were pleased to welcome Education Minister, Hekia Parata, to the school on Friday 14 August. During her visit the Minister met with school leaders and students. She looked at student achievement and commended us on our progress and results. It was pleasing to see the Minister taking an interest in Henderson High School and […]

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Education Perfect – Alpha Students are Champions!

A big congratulations to our Year 9 Alpha students who competed in the Education Perfect online event. Students competed in the world champs from 27 July to 6 August. While it was the first time these students had participated, they were certainly up to the challenge with their results including: Maths World Champs 1st in […]

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IBM and Unitec Mobile App Competition for Girls – August 2015

8 – 9 August 2015 Congratulations to Samantha Hill who competed in the IBM and Unitec Mobile App Competition for Girls, held at Unitec on 8 & 9 August. The competition involved designing, developing and programming an app for the Android platform using MIT’s App Inventor 2. Participants were mentored by Unitec’s Department of Computing […]

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Students Question Deputy Prime Minister – Friday 31st July

We welcomed back ex-student and current MP Alfred Ngaro to Henderson High School on Friday 31 July. He was accompanied by the Deputy Prime Minister Bill English. Their visit provided an excellent opportunity for our students to discuss topical issues in an informal setting. Josh Welton, one of our Year 12 students, had the privilege […]

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Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori – Friday 31 July

“Kia tika a muri, ka ora a mua” “If the right support is given from the back, then the work of those at the front will be successful” Tēnā tātou e te whanau o te kura o Panuku  I tērā Rāpare i tū tētahi pō kohi putea mō tō mātou haerenga ki Te Tai Tokerau […]

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