2015 - Freyberg High School

News Archive

December 17, 2015

2015 Junior Prize Giving

Song, dance, and music book-ended a night of achievement and awards at the Freyberg Annual Junior Prize Giving. Multi-talented Frances Allen won the Best All Round […]
December 9, 2015

2015 Senior Prize Giving

It was a night of celebrating success. Few had as much reason to celebrate as Johanna Lloyd. She joined Jerry MacKey her fellow Manawatu House Captain, […]
December 1, 2015

Tiger Turf Takes Tennis to a New Level

Freyberg’s Annual Junior Tennis championships had a nice new foundation. The first major event since the brightly coloured Turf was installed, students enjoyed the comfort and […]
November 5, 2015

Leah Shows her Champion Gymnastics Prowess

Freyberg’s regional champion Gymnasts were on show today at the school Gymnastics Championships. About 100 competitors performed their best routines on eight different apparatus. Events were […]
October 27, 2015

Freyberg National-Champ Boxes Above His Age

Darrius Tregoweth’s impressive form may see him fast-tracked to compete at the Junior World Boxing Championships in 2016. Schuster Boxing Club’s Filipo Saua said there was […]
October 6, 2015

Emma Writes Herself into National History Award

Year 11 student Emma Holmes has won a national prize from the Minister of Education for her writing. Competing against 148 other entries, students had to […]
September 29, 2015

Tararua House Become First Singing Champions

Weeks of secret practices culminated in a memorable and enjoyable first ever Interhouse Choir Competition. Cheeky rap lyrics, funny dance moves, air guitar solos, brass instruments, and […]
September 24, 2015

Phoenix Newsletter – September 2015

Sports and Cultural News: Cross Country, Interhouse Football, Evento Wearable Art, Drama Production, School Ball Academic News: Astronomy Awardee, Jimmy Carter Quiz, After school Language classes, […]
September 20, 2015

Juniors Run Inaugural Spring Formal

The Spring Formal Dance run by the Junior Council was a chance for the junior school to come together, dress up and celebrate spring. Summer dresses […]
September 18, 2015

X-Factor and Teachers Rock Freyberg

In a week of concerts, stars from X-Factor New Zealand came to Freyberg to perform and meet our students. Then a day later the Staff Lip […]
September 18, 2015

Students Run Amazing Race

Year 13 Recreation Studies ran an Amazing Race interhouse competition combining orienteering with mental and sporting challenges around the school. Fifty pairs of students entered racing […]
September 7, 2015

Choose Your 2016 Senior Classes

Option selections for 2016 are due Friday 18th September. An information evening for Year 10 parents is on the 14th September, and informational materials are provided […]
September 1, 2015

Aiming for Stars, Landing in Awards

Tessa Hiscox recently received a Distinction Award for her study of luminosity variance in stars at the Fonterra Science and Technology Fair. The project however was […]