College Sport Wellington Awards

A great year of sport was celebrated at the College Sport Wellington SPOTY awards ceremony on 4 November. Congratulations to Ezrah Vaigafa (Basketball) and Tim McKibbin (Floorball) for being named as Sportsmen of the Year in their respective sports. Congratulations are also due to Henry Hollis (Badminton), Shannon Lucas (Futsal), Sam Marsters (Golf), Sajan Patel… Read more »

Sports Assembly

We celebrated the success of students in a range of activities at our annual Sports Assembly on Friday 26 October. The following students were presented Honours awards at the assembly: Henry Hollis                             Badminton Finn McClure                            Basketball Ben Robertson                         Basketball Jaylin To’o                                Basketball Ezrah Vaigafa                           Basketball Sam Mycock                                  Cricket Robbie Spooner                           Croquet Bruno Ferguson                          … Read more »

NZ Youth Parliament

Congratulations to Jamal Fiso who has been named as the Rongotai electorate representative for the Youth Parliament for 2019. The six-month Youth Parliament programme provides an opportunity for young New Zealanders to discuss what is important to them as Youth MPs, and to actively work on topics and issues they are passionate about. Jamal will… Read more »

Performing Arts & Cultural Assembly

We celebrated the success of students in a range of activities at our annual Performing Arts and Cultural Assembly on Friday 19 October. The following students were presented Honours awards at the assembly: Dominic Coffin                         Music Tyrone Daniel                           Music Hamish Goodhue                     Music Ethan Makisi                             Music Thomas J Moore                      Music Lufi Lene-Isara         Polynesian Club Luke Purves            … Read more »

Wellington Airport Subway

Rongotai College Art students have been involved in the new sea-themed murals on the entrances to the subway below the airport runway were blessed and celebrated recently. Students  worked with Sheyne Tuffery, artist and Paul Tobin from Weta Workshop on the murals.  

Sports Round Up – 18-24 August

In basketball news, the Senior A side won their match against St Pat’s Town 92-84 last Friday night to finish the regular season in 1st place in the Wellington Premiership. They have their semi-final against 4th place Wellington College at the ASB Centre at 5pm tonight. The Senior B Side has also qualified for the… Read more »

Sports Round Up – 11-17 August

The major sports story of the last week was our 1st XI Hockey result. Last Friday, Rongotai College continued to turn heads in Wellington Hockey circles after beating Paraparaumu College 4-2 away from home to book an automatic spot in the Wellington premier final, to be played next Friday 24 August. This is a really… Read more »

Sports Round Up – 4-10 August

Last weekend, several of our senior teams played Wellington College in a number of fixtures. On Friday night the Senior A basketball side won their College Sport Wellington Top 4 match convincingly 94-71, and remain in equal 1st on points with St Pat’s, Town. On Saturday, both the 1stXI football and 1stXI rugby sides lost… Read more »

Sports Round Up – 28 July-3 August

The last week was another busy and successful week for our sports teams, and this weekend there are some big match-ups against Wellington College in senior basketball, football and rugby. Last Friday night, the senior A basketball side beat Scots 94-76 in the last round robin match before post season. With that win, Rongotai finished… Read more »

TuTagata Festival

Friday 27 July saw our Poly Club at the TuTagata Festival at the Michael Fowler Centre.   The large crowd was entertained by the 50+ boys in the Rongotai College Poly Club, who performed superbly as always. We can all be very proud of them.  The high level of performance was the result of a huge… Read more »