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Welcome all current and future Gisborne Boys' High School students

At Gisborne Boys’ High School we want to turn our students into successful learners. We will provide a wide range of learning opportunities so that they can develop skills that are important to them and their future. We all learn in different ways. We will explore teaching in ways that enable them to develop their personal skills and qualities.

Courses

During a your progress through the school, your teacher and vertical form teacher will talk to you about courses and advise you on your selection. Find out more.....

Specialist Courses

Gisborne Boys’ High School also offers a range of industry-related courses specifically for those students who want to focus on a set industry or apprenticeship on leaving school. Find out more.....

Careers

The Careers Department focuses on individual career pathways that encourage and enable all students to develop the skills to become resilient, confident, connected and lifelong learners. Find out more.....

Gateway and Trades Academy

We offer a TRADES ACADEMY programme run through EIT. Students can choose between a range of programmes which are based on EIT’s Tairawhiti Campus every Friday. Find out more.....

NCEA

The 3As Programme is all about monitoring and support for the senior school. Through this programme we aim to maximise our students’ academic achievement throughout the year. Find out more.....

School Camps

Gisborne Boys’ High School runs week long camps at year 9 and 10. te ao mārama is our superb camp facility located at the northern end of the Mahia and a place for learning outside the classroom. Find out more.....

BYOD and Cybersafety

Gisborne Boys' High School has an extensive computer network, Internet access and Senior students can bring their own devices as per the requirements outlined in the following link. Find out more.....

Sport

Our school’s values are equally appropriate and relevant in the Physical and Cultural activities that we provide for young men as they move from young teenage man to young adult man. Find out more.....

House System

House points are awarded at sporting competitions and for excellent work or outstanding effort in classrooms. It is another positive way that we support and promote academic work, and positive learning behaviour. Find out more.....

Uniform

Gisborne Boy' High School has a Uniform Code, that is agreed to by parents/guardians and students upon enrolment. Once a student has agreed to become part of Gisborne Boys' High School, he must adhere to the schools' standards.