News and Achievements

Mon 29 Aug 2016

Congratulations to Elim Lin, Christopher Carson, Catherin Oh and Zeke Thornton an receiving High Distinction Awards in ICAS Science.  This means that these 4 students are in the Top 1%.

Elim Lin and Christopher Carson will also receive medals as they did exceptionally well.

Sat 27 Aug 2016

Approximately 150 students in Rangitoto College bands and orchestras were involved in the 2016 KBB Music Festival.

Tue 23 Aug 2016

Over 50 countries competed in the World HipHop Championships in Las Vegas.  Rangitoto Students Giverny Hing and Eden Coleman who are part of the New Zealand Megacrew group gained a Bronze Medal.

Emilia Snelgrove, Lucy Hunt and Piani Afu placed 12th overall.


Fri 19 Aug 2016

Alex Maloney (Class of 2008) 
Silver Medal - Rio Olympics
49erFX Class with Molly Meech

Mon 15 Aug 2016

Congratulations to the eight Rangitoto Jazz ensembles who took part in the Auckland Schools Jazz Band Competition over the last 2 weekends.

Fri 12 Aug 2016

Five Rangitoto College students have been selected for the KBB Music Festival Honours Orchestra and Concert Band.

Fri 12 Aug 2016

Bridget has been selected to perform in The Phantom of the Opera in the West End from September 2016 onwards. This has been her dream since high school, and after a very long process of several auditions she has reached this goal.

Fri 12 Aug 2016

Rangitoto College Music Department hosted it's annual Piano Competition and Instrumental Competition on Sunday 7 August. There were over 30 competitors, and the event was adjudicated by Ryan Youens (composer/viola player) and Jasmine Sun (flute/piano/chamber music expert).

Wed 3 Aug 2016

Student Danica Andreas tells Adam Dudding and Bevan Read about a day in the life of a student at the College.

Wed 3 Aug 2016

Madison recently competed at the annual World Championships of Performing Arts in Los Angeles.

Wed 3 Aug 2016

Emma has been awarded a $1500.00 scholarship to attend the AMDA summer school in Los Angeles or New York after performing at the Kairos Dance Convention in July.

Thu 28 Jul 2016

Kenzlee Sotogi and Quinn Annemans (both Year 12 students) attended the Kairos Dance Convention at the end of Term 2.

Tue 26 Jul 2016 to Thu 13 Oct 2016

Enrolments for 2017 are now currently underway.

For further information please click on Enrolments. 
Mon 27 Jun 2016

Congratulations to all the students who competed at the DanceBrandz Auckland Regional Competitions on Saturday 25 June. Rangitoto College Magnum Troupe was placed 3rd, Magnum Company 2nd, with Georgia Chandler and Cassidy Coburn taking out 1st place with their duet.

Fri 17 Jun 2016

The Fundamentals – Winner “Best Unaccompanied Performance of any Genre”
The Fundamentals – Runner Up “Best Festival Recital Programme by a Mixed Choir”
Mainly Men – Runner Up “Performance in the Other Styles Category”

Fri 17 Jun 2016

Rangitoto College were honoured to be awarded the Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Award for Excellence in Governing.

The Judges said:

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Congratulations to Isabella Thomas - awarded Best Trumpeter, and Ben Gailer - Best Saxophonist, at the New Zealand School of Music Jazz Competition in Wellington. 

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Congratulations to the following students for their achievements at the Auckland Regional Schools Chamber Music Contest.

Alisha Kwon - "Clara": Finalist at the Auckland Regional Schools Chamber Music Contest.

Mon 13 Jun 2016

Congratulations to the following students for their achievements at the North Shore Regional Finals.

Emma Cooper-Williams: Winner of APRA Lyric Writers Award for her song "Memories" at the Auckland Regional Solo/Duo competition.

Thu 5 May 2016

Gemma has been selected to attend the New York University Vocal Performance Program in July. During the three week intensive workshop during students will explore the techniques of classical vocal performance from the perspective of the singing actor.