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April 12, 2019

Battle of the Bridges , 2019

4 teams of brave, resourceful and strong Freyberg students took on the NZ Army Engineering challenge to construct simple wooden plank bridges over varied widths while […]
April 12, 2019

Freyberg blue team, wins the debate!

Our Freyberg Blue team debates Whanganui High School in their first debate of the year. They were successful in negating the moot ‘This house believes tourism […]
April 11, 2019

NZ Army Band Visits Freyberg

We had a wonderful morning here at Freyberg today! The NZ Army Band entertained our students with an incredible concert! Such a treat for our students, […]
April 8, 2019

Freyberg Drama Students, Awarded at Shakespare Festival.

Out of the four possible awards, Freyberg High School received the following: Cynthia Paul Award for best delivery of Text was awarded to Nina Kereama-Stevenson (Yr […]
April 5, 2019

Sort it Careers Expo, 16th May

PLAN – DELIVER – CONNECT Thursday 16 May 2019 Open from 9.30am – 3.30pm and 6pm – 8pm Central Energy Trust Arena B&M Centre – Arena 4  […]
April 3, 2019

Freyberg High School an Enviroschool!

Freyberg has recently obtained Enviroschool status to help create a sustainable future. From the Enviroschool website: Our aim:  to foster a generation of people who instinctively […]
April 3, 2019

GUMBOOT DAY, Friday, April 5th

This Friday, April 5th is gumboot day! Gumboot day is day that was created by Mike King to raise funds for his Key To Life foundation […]
April 2, 2019

Term 1 Dance Showcase

Term 1 Dance Showcase Tuesday 9th April 5.30pm in the Hall Entry – Gold Coin Donation Come along and support the dancers as they showcase their […]
March 20, 2019

Mufti Day, Wednesday March 27th.

March 20, 2019

Academic Conferences – Term 1, 2019.

Academic Conferences Year 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 Due to a possible national teachers’ strike on Wednesday, 3rd April the planned academic conferences will not take […]
March 20, 2019

NetSafe – Helping Young People Exposed To Upsetting Content

Obtained from https://www.netsafe.org.nz/upsetting-content/ Before young people start using technology, it’s crucial you talk to them about the type of things they might come across and develop […]
March 20, 2019
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Freyberg High School, Memorial Service, 21st March

On Thursday 21 March, Freyberg High School will have a memorial service as a mark of respect for the victims of the Christchurch attack and as […]
March 11, 2019

Student Strike for Climate Change, Information

Kia ora, You will have heard in the news that a number of students around New Zealand are planning to strike for climate change on Friday […]
March 11, 2019

Top Art 2019

Each year the Manawatu Art Teachers Association and Te Manawa host an exhibition of Level 3 NCEA Visual Art folios that gained Excellence in the previous […]
March 5, 2019

Alice in Wonderland – Auditions, Manawatu Youth Theatre

February 25, 2019

Mufti Day: Wednesday, 27th February, Gold coin donation.

On Wednesday, 27th February we are having a MUFTI DAY and proceeds will go to Relay for Life. We ask that every student (junior and senior) […]
February 25, 2019

Stuff.co.nz: Ricky Chan’s national excellence award

Well done Ricky! Stuff article here:https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/news/110712113/ricky-chan-finds-excellent-way-of-teaching-music
February 19, 2019

Level 3 Visual Art Excellence Exhibit

The 2018 folios from Freyberg are: Zoe Bell –Design Lawrence Ashton – Design Rachel Liu – Photography Anya Rivera – Printmaking Cameron Te Paiho – Painting […]
February 19, 2019

Footnote Dancers visit Freyberg

On Monday 18th February, professional dancers from Footnote New Zealand Dance visited Freyberg, giving 27 Dance Academy students the opportunity to attend a 90 minute Masterclass […]
February 18, 2019

Swimming Sports 2019 Results & Highlights

Combined Team Scores 1.) Tararua 4 points 2.) Manawatu 3 points 3.) Ruahine 2 points 4.) Kapiti 1 point New Records: Senior Boys Backstroke 50M: Peter […]
February 14, 2019

Athletics Preliminaries 15th Feb, 2019

Please read through this information prior to sports day: Meeting Spots:Kapiti: Cricket NetsManawatu: 100m TrackTararua: 200m TrackRuahine: Craig Centre If the weather is bad, listen to […]
February 11, 2019

Vietnam/Cambodia Trip 2020 Information Evening

Information Evening Details There is a Vietnam/Cambodia trip in 2020 for History and Geography Students. On Tuesday the 19th of February 6pm there is an information […]
February 7, 2019

Wellbeing & Resilience Presentation

January 21, 2019

Stuff.co.nz: Freyberg High School student prepares for cheerleading trip to Florida

Check the stuff article: https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/news/109897475/freyberg-high-school-student-prepares-for-cheerleading-trip-to-florida?fbclid=IwAR3S1zxklTcYdOSx9hGaYnEer2qYPp9ES-rgKq2TNeuUvE5v8Tuk0C9RtWw
December 12, 2018

Key Dates 2019

  Friday 14 December           School Office closes at 12.30pm Tuesday 22 January 2019        School Office and Student Centre open at 8.00am Friday 25 January 2019 Pre-enrolment […]
December 12, 2018

Climbing at Titahi Bay – Year 10 Camps

November 29, 2018

Have Your Say! Freyberg Phone App

Freyberg is excited about the possibility of developing our very own school APP! As a member of the Freyberg community, your input into this process is […]
November 22, 2018

Triumph for Freyberg at Regional Spelling Bee.

Triumph for Freyberg at the annual regional Spelling Bee hosted by Feilding High. ‘Freyberg One’ – a Year 10 team of Scott Lyall, Maya Sullivan, Matthew […]
November 7, 2018

Junior Freyberg Gymnastics Champions 2018

November 7, 2018

Exam Students MUST bring admission slips and School ID

Students MUST bring their admission slips AND their school ID to exams OR be here 30 minutes early to get new ones printed off.
November 5, 2018

Junior Gymnastics 2018 Gallery

November 5, 2018

Senior Exam Timetable from NZQA

exam-timetable-2018 Attached is the Senior Exam Timetable from NZQA. ALL NCEA (levels 1–3) and New Zealand Scholarship examination sessions are three hours. All exam sessions start […]
October 29, 2018

Free Parenting Helpline 0800 568 856

Kia Ora,   Parent Help is a non profit organisation supporting parents to build resilient and positive families/whānau. We run a free confidential parenting Helpline for […]
October 23, 2018

Freyberg Students win at Regional Woodskills Competition

  Freyberg’s Brendan Hurley with Leilani Tunnage who won the first series of Design Junkies that featured on TV earlier this year. Leilani spoke of her […]
October 17, 2018

Year 11 and 12 Folio Art Exhibitions

October 15, 2018

Ritson Galloway, Wins National Duck Calling Competition

“A Manawatu teen has swept the New Zealand Duck and Goose Calling Championships in  Taupo, winning all four categories he entered.” More Information here: https://fishandgame.org.nz/news/manawatu-teen-quacks-the-top-spot/  
October 15, 2018

Minibikes Live Stream

Freyberg High School students are gearing up to compete in the NZ secondary schools minibike tournament. You can find the link to the program here: 2018 […]
October 12, 2018

Freyberg’s Nephew pays a visit

Derek Freyberg dropped in for a visit today. Lord Freyberg’s grand nephew who attended Freyberg from 1961 to 1965 and gained a scholarship to Victoria University. […]
September 24, 2018

Drama Class Production, September 24th 7pm

    On Monday, the 24th of Sept at 7.30pm, my wonderful Year 11 Drama class will be performing their production in D1. These students are […]
September 21, 2018

Successful Women’s Suffrage Events on 21st September.

The women’s Suffrage 125 events held on Friday 21st September were a success, thanks to the hard work of the staff and student team behind the […]