Future Problem Solvers – World Champions!

November 2023 saw four Northcross teams compete in the Future Problem Solving (FPS) National Competition. Our Year 7 students placed first and Year 8’s placed second – outstanding results which earned them the right to represent New Zealand in the Global FPS Competition at Indiana University in June. After dedicating their Sunday’s this year to […]

Mathex – Maths, Maths and more Maths!

June 2024 once again brought the excitement of Mathex to Northcross Intermediate! Our school teams had been practising for weeks, refining their strategies and training their runners. The whole place was buzzing with anticipation as Mr Toohill welcomed all teams into the gym. On Tuesday 18th the Northcross Year 7 competition was held with the […]

TOI Competition 2024

The 2024 TOI wearable art competition was an exciting event where students were able to showcase their creations at the live Showquest event at the Aotea Centre on the 12th of June. The Northcross Intermediate Toi group consisted of 26 designers and 14 garments. Northcross had an array of designs across five categories: Stories of […]

Wins at NH Rugby Tournament

Under 55 Ruby Team The stage was set for our U55kg rugby boys who were eagerly waiting for the sharp blow of the refs whistle to kick the tournament off.  Our goal was simple for the day, ‘Have Fun, Keep the Ball, If you don’t have the Ball, Get it and last but not least, […]

National Dance Challenge Competition 

On Friday 4th June, Northcross had 3 dance troupes (Hiphop, Jazz and Contemporary) compete at the National Dance Challenge at Westlake Girls High School. Our Y8 dance leaders choreographed these pieces of dance and spent countless hours working with their troupes to develop some quality performances. Students spent both before and during school rehearsing their […]

Orienteering at the Park

On Wednesday 5th June, 34 Year 7 students travelled to Eden Park for the 2024 Eden Park Sprint. This was a great introduction for the students who were first-timers in orienteering. As a very special opportunity, the students were able to enter and experience a number of unique locations not usually available to the public […]

NX Chess Mastery

North Shore Intermediate Regional Chess Competition  Northcross was brilliantly represented at this tournament by 16 of our chess players. For a second year in a row our Team A have taken out the Gold Medal (William Liu, Justin Wang, Rex Chen, & Maximilian Fang). They have won the right to represent North Shore at the […]

Jammies for June

At the beginning June, Oisin McGinley our Deputy Head Boy, came and asked permission to collect Pyjamas for the Jammies for June Fundraiser. Oisin took on the job of motivating and collecting pyjamas that were then passed on to the Middlemore Foundation who distribute the pyjamas to families in need. It is with a great […]

Jammies in June

Fundraiser Announcement: PJ Drive with Dame Valerie Adams!

Puberty Information Evenings

The Puberty Information evenings will be held on Wednesday 5th June and Thursday 6th June Time: 6-7pm, in the PAC (Performing Arts Centre). As part of our Health Curriculum, students in Year 7 will take part in lessons about the physical and emotional changes that occur during puberty. At Northcross, we offer a parent and […]