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Dux 2021

Due to COVID restrictions, Senior Prizegiving was held on 12 November as a live-streamed event from the Renner Hall.  Year 11, 12 and 13 students were in attendance, with Year 9 and 10 students watching the live-stream from their form rooms. Congratulations to James Sutton who was named the Dux of Rongotai College for 2021.

Covid Update – Return to School 9 September

On Monday 6 September, the Prime Minister announced that schools will be able to open for ALL students from Thursday 9 September. We are therefore looking forward to welcoming Rongotai College students back onto our campus on Thursday. We are asking all students to be at school by 8.50am on Thursday and to report directly… Read more »

COVID-19 – Update 23 August

Rongotai College is now physically closed to students as we are in Level 4 of Covid-19 lockdown.  We will not physically be open until further notice. We are now operating our Learning@Home on-line programme until further notice. Students will be able to access our Learning@Home on-line programme. To support your son’s learning, you can access… Read more »


TERM 3 WEEK 4 SUBJECT SELECTION FOR 2022 Subject Selection books will be distributed to students this week for course selection for 2022.  A copy of these books is available on the webpage –   NCEA INTERNAL ASSESSMENTS DUE IN WEEK 2 Subject                     Achievement Standard … Read more »

McEvedy Shield Cancelled

The Rectors and Principals from St Patrick’s – Silverstream, St Patrick’s – Wellington, Rongotai College, and Wellington College have made the difficult decision today that this year’s McEvedy Shield Athletics Championships will be cancelled.   The 2021 McEvedy was originally scheduled for Tuesday 2 March, but could not take place due to COVID-19 Alert Level 2… Read more »

DUX 2021

On Tuesday 8 December we celebrated the end of the 2020 school year with our annual School Prizegiving.  Students received awards, prizes and certificates for academic achievement and effort and sporting and community service activities. There were also a number of special academic awards, including the announcement of the 2020 Dux, Jonathan London.   Jonathan… Read more »

Senior Examinations

Student Guide to Examinations – click here to download and view Senior Examination Timetable 2020 – click here to download and view

COVID-19 Update

I am sure the shift in COVID-19 alert levels announced by the Prime Minister on Tuesday night was the last thing any of us wanted to hear since this change came into effect. The boys have been fantastic today and have responded to this latest news in a calm and sensible way. The Alert Level for… Read more »

Changes to NCEA for 2020

NZQA have announced changes to the NCEA qualifications for 2020, in addition to the changes to the examination timetable announced previously (see updated exam timetable) Students working towards an NCEA can gain additional credits, based on the number of credits they achieve during the 2020 school year. For every 5 credits a student achieves towards… Read more »

CSW Competitions to Resume

College Sport Wellington has confirmed the start dates for a number of secondary school competitions and events this term.  The planning by College Sport Wellington and its partners means that the appropriate risk mitigation measures will be in place before these start dates.  Ongoing, these plans and measures will be updated as new guidelines are… Read more »