Hamilton Boys' High School


Welcome to the final edition of the Argyle House newsletter for 2023. We wish you a safe and rejuvenating holiday break with whānau and friends, and look forward to seeing you back here in 2024.Ā Mere Kirihimete, Argyle House!


  1. Video: Super 8 Sevens Double Championship!

    The Senior and Junior Premier Sevens won their respective Super 8 titles over the weekend in Rotorua. The Senior team went back to ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  2. From the Director of Boarding

    Newsletter editorial, Term 4, December 2023. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  3. Maniapoto Under 17 Boys' Māori National Touch Team - National Champions

    Maxwell Kara (Year 10), Kiwa Rata (Year 12) and Koewyn Kearins-Te Whare (Year 11) played in this National Māori Touch tournament held ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  4. End-of-Year Examination Success for Argyle House

    A group of Year 9 and 10 students recently experienced success in their examinations, showcasing an excellent dedication to their ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  5. Argyle Junior Water Polo team finish third in WSS Junior Boys Division

    The Argyle boys played St Paul's Collegiate for third place in the WSS Junior Boys division and comfortably beat them to take the ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  6. Jonah Funnell

    Our budding Year 9 cricket star bowled 10 overs, taking 6 wickets for 16 runs, aiding his team in defeating Tauranga Boys' College ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  7. Waikato Regional Boarding Schoolsā€™ Professional Development Day

    Was hosted by Argyle House on Tuesday the 21st of November, in the Hostel Prep Room. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  8. Epic Showdown: Argyle House Boys Take on Dio Year 9 Boarders in Football Thriller

    The Argyle House Year 9 boys recently embarked on a thrilling football challenge against the dynamic Waikato Diocesan Year 9 boarders, ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  9. NCEA Exams and Supervised Study Sessions

    Took place in the Hostel Prep Room each morning. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  10. Jay Wilson, New Zealand Schools Polo Team

    Jay (Year 12) travelled to the United States of America, competing in the NZ Schools' Polo team. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  11. Movie Reward Term 3 - "Uproar"

    The Term 3 movie reward for being a positive citizen consistently throughout Term 3, took place on Wednesday 25th October. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  12. Bennett Wins the 2023 Matthew Allen Cup

    Bennett won the 2023 Hostel House Competition 15-13 for the first time in 3 years. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  13. Blair Bodley, sharpshooter

    Wins Bronze at the New Zealand Secondary Schools' Clay Target Shooting Championships, over the 3 days from Saturday 23rd - Monday 25th ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  14. Mrs Leanne Twaddle

    Our newly appointed Weekend Matron ReadĀ moreā€¦
  15. Argyle House Student Leaders for 2024

    Congratulations to all of our leaders for next year, and a special congratulations to Head Prefect for 2024, Stefan Newman. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  16. Hostel End-of-Year Report for all Boarders

    All Hostel reports are currently being proofed ready to place on the Hamilton Boys' High School portal for all parents and caregivers ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  17. Mrs Kelly Waea-Allan

    Meet our new Hostel Parent Representative. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  18. Mr Adrian Verry

    Meet our new Hostel Parent Representative. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  19. Koewyn Kearins-Te Whare

    New Zealand Under 19 Māori Ki-o-rahi Representative and Winners of the Tapuwha Trophy ReadĀ moreā€¦
  20. Argyle House winners at the Junior Sports Awards Assembly

    Congratulations to our prize winning athletes and teams. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  21. Welcome, Argyle House Grandparents!

    Tuesday the 28th of November. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  22. Argyle House winners at the Māori and Pasifika Awards Evening

    Congratulations to our winners at the Māori and Pasifika Awards Evening in Term 4. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  23. Jack Mear, race-driver

    Jack (Year 9) was awarded first place, in the Club Points Series for KartSport Bay of Plenty, in his class of Junior Rotax, over the ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  24. Video: Argyle House Prize Giving 2023

    Congratulations to all of our prize winners, and to our Master of Ceremonies, Head Prefect Harry Grainger. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  25. Grove End of Year Celebration

    Grove House celebrated the end of their senior year with a trip to The Base for dinner at Foundation Restaurant, a movie and The ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  26. Men of the Week, Term 4 Week 5

    Super 8 Sevens gave us three star performers to celebrate in our final Man of the Week for 2023. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  27. Men of the Week, Term 4 Week 4

    We had two star performers this week to celebrate. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  28. Argyle House, Runners Up in the 2023 HBHS House Competition... again!

    Argyle House finished 7Ā½ points behind this year's winners, Wilson House. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  29. Man of the Week, Term 4 Week 3

    Congratulations to our newest New Zealand representative! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  30. Waikato Under 16 Rugby Team wins the Northern Regional Tournament

    Defeating Counties in the final and going through the tournament, and season, undefeated. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  31. Argyle House wins at the Senior Sports Awards Evening

    Our boys were well represented when the sporting achievements of 2023 were celebrated. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  32. Man of the Week, Term 4 Week 2

    This week's recipient played a key role in the New Zealand Schools Polo team's win in the USA. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  33. Hunter Hammond and Toby Wales

    Represented Counties Māori Under 15 Whero, competing at the Te Hiku O Te Ika Māori Rugby Festival. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  34. Man of the Week, Term 4 Week 1

    Our first Man of the Week for the final term of the year was announced on Tuesday. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  35. School Shop Hours 2024

    The School Shop closes on Thursday the 7th of December, 2023, at 1.15pm. The shop hours for 2024 are listed below: ReadĀ moreā€¦
  36. 2024 Argyle and Grove Term Planner (Calendar), Terms 1 - 4 & Argyle Manual 2024

    Please find attached below the key Hostel dates for 2024, including Set Leaves and the school term dates. The 2024 Argyle Manual is ... ReadĀ moreā€¦