Hamilton Boys' High School


Welcome to the Term 2 edition of the Argyle House Newsletter! We hope you enjoy your holiday time together and look forward to seeing you all back here next term.


  1. From the Head of Boarding

    when the Hostel will close for the term, at both Argyle and Grove. There will be no evening meal on Friday. There will be no ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  2. National Junior Motocross Champions

    Maz Parkes (Year 9) and Cooper Phillips (Year 11) were both crowned National Junior Motocross Champions. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  3. Team Crawford Racing ā€“ Speedway New Zealand Ministocks

    Brothers George Crawford (Year 10) and Jimmy Crawford (Year 9) have had an exceptional race season competing strongly in over 30 ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  4. Argyle Rugby represents at World Sanix Tournament

    Our 1st XV Rugby team members did us proud in Japan! ReadĀ moreā€¦
  5. Sutherland House Triumphs in Nail-Biting General Knowledge for Matthew Allen Cup

    In a highly anticipated and fiercely contested battle of knowledge, Sutherland House emerged as the victor after a thrilling recount ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  6. Housekeeping Issues

    Unnamed clothing and weekend return times. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  7. D League Basketball

    'Bricked Up', a team of players from Argyle House, won their league game comfortably 42 - 18 on Wednesday 21st June. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  8. Wellbeing guest speaker educates Argyle House on health, fitness and nutrition

    The Hostel had a visit from Ryan McCarthy, a local fitness guru, to see if amongst other things we could get the boys to eat their ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  9. Games Room Table Tennis action on a Friday night

    This is a popular place for some competitive and recreational activity seven days a week. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  10. Year 9 2024 Interviews

    75 Year 8 students were interviewed by Mrs Hassall (Headmaster), Mr Rahiti Teokotai-White (Senior Master), Mr Andy Thomson (Dean of ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  11. Super 8 Cross Country

    Was held in Palmerston North on Tuesday the 6th of June. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  12. Our champion racer, Jack Mear

    This Year 9 boarder continues to achieve excellent Karting results. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  13. Open Day at HBHS

    Was held on Tuesday the 20th of June. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  14. Saturday morning sport

    This is a typical image on a Saturday morning here at Argyle House as the boys ready themselves for their co-curricular activities. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  15. Young entrepreneurs show off their products in the Waikato Y.E.S. Pitch Competition

    The HBHS Business Studies contingent was well represented by Grove Year 13s at the annual Young Enterprise Scheme Pitch Day. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  16. Argyle House welcomes New Boarder, Kent Mills (Year 10) from New Plymouth

    Kent has been private boarding all year, moving into Argyle House on Sunday the 14th of May. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  17. HBHS School Ball 2023

    Was held at the WINTEC Atrium on Wednesday the 21st of June for Year 13 students and their partners. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  18. Update: Reading in Junior Prep

    In the last newsletter we indicated that we were making changes to reading in Junior Prep. The aim of this change was to foster a love ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  19. Video: Argyle takes out the House Country for the second year running

    The (mighty) House in Blackā„¢ was too strong once again. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  20. Reality check for Bennett as Sutherland take Tug o' War in a clean sweep

    After several disruptions to the beginning of the Matthew Allen Cup for Term 2, we were finally able to have our second event for the ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  21. Intentions Form 2024

    Many thanks to the families that have already completed their son's intentions for 2024. This method has proved overwhelmingly ... ReadĀ moreā€¦
  22. Man of the week, Term 2 Week 9

    This points-scoring machine helped the Under 15A team secure an impressive win. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  23. Man of the Week, Term 2 Week 8

    Our Man of the Week won his Honours Cap last Saturday. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  24. Man of the Week, Term 2 Week 7

    This week's winner is one of our budding distance-running talents. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  25. Man of the Week, Term 2 Week 6

    Congratulations to another one of our talented Touch players on his National selection. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  26. Man of the Week, Term 2 Week 5

    This week's Man of the Week is one of our newly-named New Zealand representatives. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  27. Man of the Week, Term 2 Week 4

    This week's Man of the Week helped make history at the Super 8 Cultural Festival. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  28. Men of the Week, Term 2 Week 1

    We celebrated two newly-crowned National Champions at our first House meeting for Term 2. ReadĀ moreā€¦
  29. Hostel Parent Representatives

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