Student Experience

Inventing the future

Patrick Roskam has always had a fascination for how things work and, as it happens, things that don’t work have literally helped shape a pretty exciting future for the self-confessed problem solver. His mad scientist persona reared its head for the first...

Sarah gets the Silver Fern

We are so Proud of our students and all they achieve here at the college. It's such an awesome feeling seeing success and when it involves representing the country we are full of pride and excitement. What a great article our student, Sarah West, got in...

Leavers’ Dinner

Last Friday about 150 students, parents and teachers gathered at the Memorial Centre for our annual Leavers’ Dinner. The evening featured a few trips down memory lane with many old photos of our Year 13 students from previous years on display. The crowd...

U17 NZ Beach Volleyball Squad

Olivia Goodwin is among the next generation of volleyball athletes emerging from Matamata College. The Year 11 student has been selected for the New Zealand Under 17 Beach volleyball team, and will travel across the ditch to compete next month. Mr Kilham...

2018 MOSCARS

Over the last several years the Media Studies and English department have run the MOSCARS (Matamata Oscars) in order to showcase media students’ films that they design and produce during the year as part of their assessments. Every year in term 4 we hold...