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News and Events

March 22, 2018

Minibike trials 2018

Paul Emmerson and his gang are currently testing out their minibikes.     Here is the gallery:
March 19, 2018

Freyberg Debating Team at Regionals

Our senior debate team took part in the Central North Island Regionals on 17-18 March in Whanganui.  Topics of debate included the minimum wage, punishment for […]
March 13, 2018

Freyberg Competes at Robotics Tournament

Freyberg Robotics team competed at the FTL robotics tournament in Auckland over the weekend of the 3rd to 4th of March. They had a great time […]
February 27, 2018
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Athletic Preliminaries 2018 Gallery

It was a great sunny day on the 15th of February with fun had  by all. Here are some pictures of some of our participants.  
February 16, 2018

Save the Date! – Academic Coaching Conferences 28th-29th March

SAVE THE DATE for Year 9 – 13 Academic Coaching Conferences – 28th & 29th March. This is an opportunity for parents and students  to meet […]
February 15, 2018
Kapa Haka Landcare

Landcare Research presents cheque to Freyberg Kapa Haka group.

David Medyckyj-Scott and Daina Grant are presenting a cheque for $1100 on behalf of Landcare Research to the Freyberg Kapa Haka group. This was for their […]
February 14, 2018

Swimming Sports 2018, Meet Results

  Swimming sports 2018 was a giant success with lots of house support and records broken. Some of our notable record breakers were: Eternal Thompson Peter […]
February 8, 2018
Athletics Final

Athletic Preliminaries 2018, Thursday 15th of February.

Athletics Preliminaries are just around the corner on Thursday the 15th of February. Please show up and bring your A-Game to represent your house. What to […]
February 8, 2018
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Swimming Sports 2018

That time of year again!!! Swimming sports takes place on the 8th of February 2018 at the Freyberg Community Pools. It starts at 9.10am. Parents and […]
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 […]
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
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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

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, […]