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News and Events

December 21, 2017

Spirit of Adventure

  On Friday the 2nd of December, 10 year-10 students flew to Auckland for the Spirit of Adventure, 5 Day Spirit Trophy Voyage. We were joined by […]
December 7, 2017

Freyberg kids get chance to rubs shoulders with Juventus coaches

Source: Manawatu Standard A team of multicultural Freyberg High School students will be getting coached by some of the world’s best football brains in Palmerston North next […]
November 27, 2017

Arlo releases short film

Source: Manawatu Standard   Taika Waititi, Peter Jackson, Flight of the Conchords, Weta Workshops and Dr Who all share a huge fan in common. For 14-year-old Palmerston […]
November 21, 2017

Sai wins top prize in piano at Musica Viva Awards

Source: Manawatu Standard A young Palmerston North musician hopes one day his compositions will pull at your heart strings on the big screen. Freyberg High School […]
October 25, 2017


In February we started building our 50cc 70cc motor bikes. We worked every Tuesday and Friday after school to get the bikes done. Next was scrutinizing to make sure the bikes were […]
October 20, 2017

Massey: Public Lecture Series

September 20, 2017
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Art department folio exhibitions

The Art Department is proud to present the 2017 Senior Visual Art Folios in a series of three exhibitions. Year 11 Tuesday October 17th Year 12 […]
September 19, 2017


September 14, 2017

Free Cyber Security Seminar

September 3, 2017

‘Trade Secrets’ Evening

‘Calling all future Building and Construction Apprentices and Parents/Guardians’ With over 11,000 BCITO apprentices currently in training, we’d like to share some of their trade secrets on how they got […]
August 18, 2017


Kia ora whanau. Just a reminder, NCEA fees are due for payment to the school office by the 1st September. After this they can be paid directly to NZQA […]
August 9, 2017


August 7, 2017

Sydney Music Trip

The Sydney Music Adventure was an awesome experience for all those that took part. Playing to an audience outside the Maritime Museum on Darling Harbour, and […]
July 24, 2017

Year 10 End of Year Outdoor Education

Outdoor Activities: November 29th
July 4, 2017

Open Night

Parking at Freyberg High School is limited. Please use Vautier netball courts carpark ( via Puriri Tce- off Ruahine Street) or Skoglund Park carpark ( via […]
July 3, 2017
Lea, Connor and Jacob - placed 2nd

Maths Competition

The M3S Competition (Massey Manawatu Maths and Stats Competition for Year 12 Students) was held on the afternoon of Friday 30 June this year. It brought […]
July 3, 2017

Te Piringa win regional Kapa Haka competition

More Photos on our Facebook Page Congratulations to Te Piringa who won the regional Kapa Haka competition yesterday and are off to the nationals! Te Piringa […]
June 28, 2017

Year 13 Production Pt.2

Congratulations to the Year 13 Drama class for their season of, The Love of the Nightingale by Timberlake Wertenbaker. There were wonderful performances from all the […]
June 20, 2017

Book Sale

Book Sale 8th July 8:54am – 3:00pm
June 12, 2017

Planting Day

Great to see two of our students, Paige & Arlette, helping with the recent community planting day. Well done to you both for being active in […]
June 12, 2017
Jeremy Price, 16, loves the feeling of belonging and achieving, from putting in hard work training for Special Olympics swimming

Congratulations Jeremy

Jeremy Price loves winning medals and making new friends through Special Olympics. His first taste of competition in the pool was as a pupil at St […]
May 29, 2017

Year 13 Production

The Love of the Nightingale June 9th and 10th, 7.30pm Tickets $5 from the school office. Limited Door sales. The play is based on the tragic […]
May 26, 2017

Board of Trustees Casual Vacancy Election

  Nominations are invited for the election of one (1) parent representative to the board of trustees. A nomination form and a copy of this notice […]
May 21, 2017
Freyberg High School pupils O-Zaing Yenat, 15, left, and Joel Turnbull, 14, spend their Friday fundraising money for Arohanui Hospice.

Hospice Collection

  Pupils are rattling buckets and taking to the street in the name of charity. About 16 Freyberg High School pupils stood in yellow hi-vis and […]
May 21, 2017
Tessa Hiscox, 17, from Freyberg High School, is off to space camp in Norway in August.

Space Camp

  With the stars firmly in her eyes, a teen science enthusiast is about to take off on her second international space camp. Palmerston North’s Freyberg High […]
May 21, 2017

Mufti Day – 24th May

There is a Mufti Day this Wednesday to raise money for our sponsored children Habibou (in Niger) and Run Mary (in Cambodia). All students please bring […]
May 2, 2017

Sort It Expo

April 12, 2017

Freyberg Gold – Central North Island Debating Champions!

  The CNI (Central North Island) Debating Tournament seemed to creep up on the six students who participated, as they prepared for the first debating competition […]
April 2, 2017

5 Gold for Paris Cutler

Paris Cutler won five gold medals at the recent NZ Age Group Swimming Champs. Paris is the NZ 14 years Age Group Champion for 50m, 100m, […]
April 2, 2017

Mufti Day

March 21, 2017

Student Conferences

Freyberg High School Student Conferences Year 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 5th & 6th April 2017   Conferencing for Term 1 takes place on 5th & 6th April […]
February 28, 2017

Next Level English

Are you a Year 12 or Year 13 English student who is passionate about English as a subject? Do you want to take your understanding of […]
February 27, 2017

Join Freyberg’s Robotics Team

Link to Join Freyberg Robotics We are recruiting members for Freyberg’s robotics teams. Robotics is a great way to learn about programming and engineering, in a fun, […]
February 23, 2017

Central Energy Trust Bursary Awards

Last night we were proud to be at the presentation of the Central Energy Trust Bursary Awards. Seven of the 24 recipients were Year 13 students […]
February 23, 2017

Welcome to the Warriors

Freyberg students help welcome the New Zealand Warriors to Palmerston North for their match against the Gold Coast Titans. (click here or the image to link […]
January 26, 2017


School buses start Tuesday 31st Jan
January 23, 2017

Key Dates 2017

December 7, 2016

Thanks Terry

Terry O’Brien is retiring at the end of this year after many years in Deaf Education. The Deaf Community couldn’t let this go by without a […]
October 31, 2016

Creative Wood Skills Competition

Brian Huynh was one of two Freyberg students that showcased their creative wood skills at the Manawatu-Whanganui Secondary School Creative Wood Skills Competition held in October. […]
October 28, 2016

Manawatu Secondary School Sports Awards

At the annual Manawatu Secondary School Sports Awards held at the Awapuni Silks Lounge on the 26th October, we were very proud to see seven of […]