Hamilton Boys' High School


We hope you enjoy our Easter Holiday newsletter, and our coverage of all that has been happening in Argyle House this month. Travel safe, and enjoy your time with your whānau. See you back here after Anzac Day, when the Hostel opens at 5:30pm on Tuesday the 25th of April.

Arohanui from Argyle House


  1. From the Head of Boarding

    Kia Ora Koutou The school term concludes this Thursday 6th April at 2.10pm, after the KidsCan Charity Run, for what has been a very ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  2. Crowe dominant with the bat as Bennett claim MA Cup Cricket

    A quickfire 34 with the bat from new Year 12 student, , helped Bennett get another one over their Sutherland counterparts in Matthew ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  3. Bennett continue winning run with Matthew Allen Cup Haka

    Our final Matthew Allen Cup competition for Term 1 saw Bennett dominate Sutherland once again. The competition was split into three ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  4. Bennett extend lead through MA Cup Touch

    Bennett were able to successfully add to their significant lead with the second-to-last Matthew Allen Cup event of Term 1 - Touch.  ReadĀ moreā€¦
  5. Cooper Phillips, New Zealand Battle of the Schools Series Individual Motocross Champion, and Overall Teams' Champion

    On Saturday 4th March, Cooper Phillips (Year 11), Maz Parkes (Year 9) and Luke Riley (Year 9), competed in this event, hosted by the ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  6. Junior House Leaders

    Congratulations to Maxwell Kara, on his appointment to the position as Junior House Leader, and to Francois Van Den Berg, as Deputy ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  7. Argyle House Open Day

    This was held on Thursday 9th March. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  8. Jay Wilson, New Zealand Polo Representative

    Congratulations to one of our Year 12 Prefects on his selection into the NZ Schools' Polo Team ReadĀ moreā€¦
  9. CENSUS night in Argyle and Grove

    172 Census forms were completed on Tuesday evening 7th March by our boys, with staff assistance! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  10. Summer Tournament Week 2023

    Our Argyle athletes were in the action, up and down the country this week. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  11. Argyle House wins 6-a-side House Cricket

    After both Wilson House and Argyle House went undefeated through their opening four round-robin games, the decider was between these ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  12. Changes to Reading in Junior Prep

    After some discussions in our Masters' Meetings this term we have decided as a group to make some changes to the expectations of ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  13. Leo White, Colts Gold Cricket

    In an incredible spell of bowling, Leo took 8 wickets for 2 runs! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  14. Regan Harvey Wins a Boxing Championship Belt!

    Our Year 11 fighter, weighing in at 54kg, in his fourth competitive fight, against an opponent who had more than 20 fights to his name ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  15. Jack Mear, KartSportsman

    Jack competes in another Karting event, Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th March, and gains a podium finish the following weekend. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  16. Social with Sonninghill Hostel

    'Odds & Evens' - Opposites' ReadĀ moreā€¦
  17. Polo Tournaments

    Argyle House boarders Max Parrott (Year 10), Luca Parrott (Year 11), and Jay Wilson (Year 12) make up the four-man team that includes ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  18. Argyle Water Polo Team

    As the first term of the water polo season comes to an end, Blair Bodley and George Crawford (self appointed captains) reflect on the ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  19. Meningococcal B Vaccine

    This is a reminder from my email sent out to all Hostel families on 13th March. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  20. Tui's Bus company

    Has a second driver for the start of Term 2 ReadĀ moreā€¦
  21. Video: House Competition Update

    At the end of Term 1, the (mightyā„¢) House in Black has a healthy lead on the rest of the pack. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  22. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 9

    Our Man of the Week for the penultimate week of Term 1 is our own long-distance swimming legend, Quinn Boyle. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  23. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 8

    Congratulations to our title-winning fighter! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  24. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 7

    This week's winner is a triple gold medalist! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  25. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 6

    This week's men helped contribute to our House Competition win in Athletic Sports. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  26. Athletic Sports Day 2023

    Normal transmission has resumed! We were back at Porritt Stadium for the 2023 Athletic Sports Day. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  27. Grove House 2023

    The Grove is in full swing for 2023 with a complete group of Year 13's on site for the first time in three years. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  28. Swimming Sports 2023

    It was a most welcome return for us all to the HBHS Pool for our first full-school House event of 2023. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  29. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 5

    This week was a team effort! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  30. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 3

    This week we celebrated two of our distance running champions. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  31. Man of the Week, Term 1 Week 2

    This week's winners are National champions. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  32. Term Planner - Terms 2, 3 and 4, 2023

    Please find attached below the calendar of events for the remaining three terms of 2023. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  33. Hostel Parent Representatives

    For Argyle House parents and caregivers to contact about any hostel matters. ReadĀ moreā€¦