NX NEWS

Budding Inventors Win Top Awards<

Budding Inventors Win Top Awards

ASB Bright Sparks Three brilliant Northcross inventors went through to the NZ finals of the ASB Bright Sparks competition.  Rosa, an equestrienne, invented a remote controlled horse jump height adjuster.  Jasmine, a budding software engineer, developed an app to monitor the car’s speed and the… Read More...
Top Awards for NX FPS Teams<

Top Awards for NX FPS Teams

On the weekend of 3-5 November FPS teams from all over New Zealand met at Carey Park for the NZ Nationals. From the 400 teams that began at the beginning of the year 28 teams were selected to represent their school. Northcross was represented by 3 teams, 2 year 7 teams and 1 year 8 team. The topic… Read More...
Basketball Girls are Auckland Champs!<

Basketball Girls are Auckland Champs!

Well done to our basketball girls who won the Interzone Basketball Championships with a convincing 53 - 15 win in the final. Congratulations to the team, made up of Aroha Rogers, Isabel Pugh, Isabella Halili, Paige Drake, Grace Haslam, Emma du Preez, Dylan Ford and Tessa Evans, along with Coach,… Read More...
Winning Football Team 2017 NZ Champions<

Winning Football Team 2017 NZ Champions

The Northcross Intermediate Boys Football team have completed an incredible back to back finals win at the NZ Aims Boys Football Tournament in Tauranga last week, defending their title as NZ Champions. Our talented football team took on Remuera Intermediate in the AIMS football final winning 1-0  in… Read More...
Casio Mathex Winners!<

Casio Mathex Winners!

Auckland Casio Mathex is a high speed Maths problem solving competition run by the Auckland Mathematics Association. In teams of four, our students competed against more than 120 teams at each year level from across Auckland. The aim: to solve 20 questions before anyone else. On Thursday, we took 4… Read More...
International Language Week<

International Language Week

Last week, the students (and staff) of Northcross Intermediate School embraced the many languages that are spoken in and around our school. The week long celebrations were in conjunction with NZ National Language week. Students were reminded that NZ is home to over 160 languages and many varied and… Read More...
NH Netball Zone Day<

NH Netball Zone Day

Last week at the North Harbour Netball Zone day, our Northcross teams performed exceptionally well, with 3 out of the 4 teams making it to the semi-final round. Our Y7 Boys team were lightning fast on the court, showing excellent agility and precision, finishing 2nd overall in their very competitive… Read More...
NH Cross Country<

NH Cross Country

Our NX Cross Country team represented at the NH Zone day on Tuesday and produced outstanding results on the Sanders Reserve course. The race is always very competitive with the best runners from all North Harbour Intermediates showing up, ready to give it all to win the event. Our Y7 Boys team did… Read More...
Girls Basketball Champs!<

Girls Basketball Champs!

Semester 1 saw our Nx Stars in Boys League 4 with two other League 1 girls' teams. We were successful in staying undefeated throughout pool play and came to rest in the finals against TNIS. Our girls came out strong and gained a great lead in the first half, scoring great baskets, drawing Fouls and… Read More...
NX Mathex Problem Solving Battle<

NX Mathex Problem Solving Battle

On Wednesday night, hundreds of students gathered at Northcross Intermediate to compete in Mathex, a high speed test of mathematical problem solving ability. The challenge? To solve 20 questions in 30 minutes and to get more correct answers than any other team. In the year seven challenge, Room 55,… Read More...
National Bluelight Touch Tournament<

National Bluelight Touch Tournament

2017 saw Northcross send a touch team to the National Bluelight Touch Tournament in Taupo last weekend to defend its title. The competition weekend is run by Bluelight Police and this year saw five schools entered from various places across the North Island, including Whakatane, Te Puke, Hamilton… Read More...
NH Table Tennis Zone Day<

NH Table Tennis Zone Day

Six students represented Northcross at the NH Table Tennis Zone day on Tuesday. All six students did exceptionally well in the high pressure environment that the 10 minute games produced. With many wins the team displayed outstanding precision, great technique and a delicate touch to place well… Read More...
Future Problem Solvers 2017<

Future Problem Solvers 2017

From 3-14th June, we took 4 students to the Future Problem Solving International Competition. After earning their place in the international competition last year as juniors, Saana Ramaekers, Jumana Maash, Emily McIntosh and Keri Schiess had to enter in the middle competition (years 9 to 11) due to… Read More...
NX Football Boys Auckland Champions<

NX Football Boys Auckland Champions

Northcross's proud football legacy continues in 2017. After winning the North Harbour Zone Day in May the Y8 Boys Football team recently won the Auckland Champion of Champions title. A combination of outstanding skill, incredible team play both in attack and defence, the players passion and… Read More...
Hockey Boys NH Champions<

Hockey Boys NH Champions

The Northcross Boys Hockey Team 1 are North harbour champions once again after a dominant display of high intensity Hockey. Motivated by a disappointing draw in their first game the team changed gears and produced some awesome attacking play to score an unanswered 16 goals in their next three games.… Read More...

NX Upcoming Events

Sun November 19 - Thu November 23
Tue November 21
7:00pm - 8:00pm
For 2018 Students
Thu November 23
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Noel Leeming, Albany Supa Centa, Don Mckinnon Dr, Albany, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
Northcross Family and Friends BYOD Evening at Noel Leeming
Tue November 28
7:00am - 8:30am
NX PAC - Gold Coin Donation

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