Science and technology are major influences in of our daily lives. Our dependence on science and technology demands a high level of scientific literacy for all New Zealanders and requires a comprehensive science education for all students, as well as those who will have careers in science and technology.
Wednesday May 17, 2023
This is a twice termly opportunity for students to participate in some 'real world Science' and we have a team of volunteers.
Wednesday July 6, 2022
Congratulations to Beatrice, Jeremy, and Oliver for getting a place in this years' Marine Studies - Deep Thought expedition.
Wednesday May 4, 2022
The NZ Marine Studies Centre (NZMSC) have some more exciting opportunities coming up for Year 9 and 10 students.
Tuesday July 6, 2021
A group of Y7-9 students were lucky enough to get to visit the Anatomy Museum at the University of Otago on Wednesday with Mr Drury. Here are some of their accounts:
Sunday July 4, 2021
During term 2, Oliver Lodge and Jeremy Meikle took part in an eight day Marine Science Programme run by the University of Otago at the New Zealand Marine Studies Centre.
Wednesday June 30, 2021
The New Zealand International Science Festival gets underway from 8th July until 18th July. There is a host of activities, events, and discussions to take part in and expand your brain!
Wednesday March 3, 2021
There are some exciting opportunities for students in 2021!
Wednesday July 1, 2020
An amazing opportunity is available for one or two Year 7 or Year 8 students.
Wednesday June 24, 2020
This class has spent three days at the Portobello Marine Centre developing an independent investigation related to ocean acidification.
Wednesday February 26, 2020
Once again there is a wonderful opportunity for three Year 10 students to take part in the Marine Science extension work at Portobello.