Drummer’s Success

Drummer’s Success

Kimika Clements is pictured with the two trophies she won recently at the Te Awamutu Music Competitions. She also passed her Grade 8 Trinity Rock ‘n Pop exam with Distinction. She will also gain NCEA music credits for her achievements making her Drum Tutor, Mr Brian...
Weekly Newsletter- Week 10 Term 2

Weekly Newsletter- Week 10 Term 2

Matamata College week 10 Term 2, 2017 Newsletter. All our upcoming events for the rest of Term 2. Congratulations to Boys’ Golf Team and Talia Parker for doing our school proud. Read on to find out...
Girls Excelling in Sport

Girls Excelling in Sport

With the winter sport season upon us, Matamata College Sports teams are once again boxing above their weight. There have been some spectacular results to date, across a number of the teams and a number of codes. At this, the nearly half way mark of the season,...
Girls A Volleyball Win Waikato

Girls A Volleyball Win Waikato

Congratulations to our girls who displayed true grit and determination to defeat Hillcrest High School in the Waikato final a few weeks ago. This was an amazing win for our injury hit team as they came from two sets down and survived a match-point in the third set....
Congratulations on NCEA Success

Congratulations on NCEA Success

Our overall results were very encouraging, especially at Year 11 where 51.3% of students sitting Level 1 NCEA gained the award with either Merit or Excellence endorsement. The following students contributed to some of our best Level 1 results ever: Hay-den Aiken, Anna...
2017 School Year Begins

2017 School Year Begins

The powhiri for our new students was well attended as our Year 9 roll has been boosted with several late enrolments. The orientation for Year 9 students that followed over the first two days, gave them the opportunity to get a feel for the school and find their way...
REID & HARRISON ART AWARDS 2016

REID & HARRISON ART AWARDS 2016

All I can say is WELL DONE! The senior art students need to be congratulated on their efforts with their entries into this year’s Art Awards. The Reid & Harrison Awards were announced on Thursday 15th September and a record turnout of spectators were there to...
REID & HARRISON ART AWARDS 2016

REID & HARRISON ART AWARDS 2016

All I can say is WELL DONE! The senior art students need to be congratulated on their efforts with their entries into this year’s Art Awards. The Reid & Harrison Awards were announced on Thursday 15th September and a record turnout of spectators were there to...
PROJECT ‘RAILSIDE’

PROJECT ‘RAILSIDE’

Earlier this year Gary from the Railside Community Centre approached the Art Department of Matamata College in the hope to add a little eye catching colour to their building. The challenge of creating a mural for the front of the building was then given to the two...
Parents Have Their Say

Parents Have Their Say

Thank you to the parents who took the me to complete the Matamata College Board of Trustees Community Percep on Survey at Parent Teacher Nights earlier this term. We as a Board and College are always looking at how we can improve to be er meet the changing needs of...