Learning Recognition Credits will be available to NCEA students in 2021.
NZQA has implemented Learning Recognition Credits (LRCs) to NCEA Levels 1, 2 and 3 for 2021 as a result of the disruption of Covid-19 lockdown.Visit this article
2022 Key Dates
'Doing the Dishes of Life'
When I was a kid, we had to do the dishes before we were allowed to go out to play. This pattern has become something of an extended metaphor for me. I think of it as ‘doing the dishes of life.’Visit this article
Updated Key Dates for 2021
Due to the Covid lockdown we have revised our key dates for the remainder of 2021.Visit this article
Whose study space is that?
Can you ace the quiz by correctly guessing which remote-learning study space belongs to which prefect?Visit this article
The Archerfield bubble
Wednesday saw the change into Level 3 and the opening of our Archerfield bubble.Visit this article
When we were young...
A Level 4 Lockdown is the perfect time to sort through all those old boxes in the attic/garage and take a nostalgic tour through old photos...Visit this article
The Columba College Lockdown 2021 Challenge
Join our Lockdown 2021 Challenge and have some fun! We have set up 4 different challenges and are looking for submissions from students in Years 1-13.Visit this article
The second French Insta Challenge
This week inspired even more impressive creations. Have a look at the photos to see the results.Visit this article
Gratitude - The best medicine
Columba Head Prefect, Rosie Auchinvole, was invited to be part of a nationwide initiative in which student leaders spoke about the importance of maintaining gratitude during Lockdown.Visit this article
5 Quick Questions - staff on Lockdown
See what our staff have been up to, what they're snacking on and what they miss most about school...Visit this article
The Columba photography competition is back!
Arts Prefect, Rita Close, tells us about how the photography competition will run during Lockdown.Visit this article
Students from years 9-11 have been experimenting with Drama online, and finding that it can actually work, albeit connections and presenting can be a bit wonky at times.Visit this article
We want to wish all our students who have had a birthday in the last week during lockdown a very Happy birthday! We hope you enjoyed your day.Visit this article
2021 Arts Blue Applications - due Monday 6 September
The College invites students in Years 9-13 to apply for an Arts Blue.Visit this article
Weekly Wellbeing: The Inevitable Return to Normality
A message from your Wellbeing Prefect.Visit this article
Siena Snow's 'opera house'
Solway Prefect, Siena Snow, has been keeping busy in LockdownVisit this article
Honigbrötchen, Pizza und Tiramisu …. and other delightful moments
Unfortunately, just after we started the Year 9 and 10’s favourite topic, Breakfast & At the Pizzeria, we had to go into lockdown.Visit this article
Cyclone presents a Minecraft Lockdown Challenge to test students' and teachers' creative and design thinking skillsVisit this article
Spring has sprung ... in Chemistry
Year 12 and 13 Chemistry classes have been enjoying the spring weather and have enjoyed lambs visiting their google meets.Visit this article
Thistle Do Nicely - Robert Burns Poetry Competitions 2021
The UNESCO City of Literature Robert Burns Poetry Competitions are annual international competitions run by Dunedin Public Libraries in partnership with the Dunedin Burns Club and the Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature, with the aim of encouraging people to celebrate Scottish heritage and the enduring memory of Robert Burns.Visit this article
Artist of the Week - Peace
Mary Mengel - Year 10Visit this article
It is time to return all cups and trophies.Visit this article