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NX Mathex Problem Solving Battle<

NX Mathex Problem Solving Battle

On Wednesday night, hundreds of students gathered at Northcross Intermediate to compete in Mathex, a high speed test of mathematical problem solving ability. The challenge? To solve 20 questions in 30 minutes and to get more correct answers than any other team. In the year seven challenge, Room 55,… Read More...
National Bluelight Touch Tournament<

National Bluelight Touch Tournament

2017 saw Northcross send a touch team to the National Bluelight Touch Tournament in Taupo last weekend to defend its title. The competition weekend is run by Bluelight Police and this year saw five schools entered from various places across the North Island, including Whakatane, Te Puke, Hamilton… Read More...
NH Table Tennis Zone Day<

NH Table Tennis Zone Day

Six students represented Northcross at the NH Table Tennis Zone day on Tuesday. All six students did exceptionally well in the high pressure environment that the 10 minute games produced. With many wins the team displayed outstanding precision, great technique and a delicate touch to place well… Read More...
Future Problem Solvers 2017<

Future Problem Solvers 2017

From 3-14th June, we took 4 students to the Future Problem Solving International Competition. After earning their place in the international competition last year as juniors, Saana Ramaekers, Jumana Maash, Emily McIntosh and Keri Schiess had to enter in the middle competition (years 9 to 11) due to… Read More...
NX Football Boys Auckland Champions<

NX Football Boys Auckland Champions

Northcross's proud football legacy continues in 2017. After winning the North Harbour Zone Day in May the Y8 Boys Football team recently won the Auckland Champion of Champions title. A combination of outstanding skill, incredible team play both in attack and defence, the players passion and… Read More...
Hockey Boys NH Champions<

Hockey Boys NH Champions

The Northcross Boys Hockey Team 1 are North harbour champions once again after a dominant display of high intensity Hockey. Motivated by a disappointing draw in their first game the team changed gears and produced some awesome attacking play to score an unanswered 16 goals in their next three games.… Read More...
Squash NH Zone Day<

Squash NH Zone Day

On Wednesday 31st of May, five teams battled it out for supremacy at the North Shore Squash Club in Takapuna. 17 students took place in the fierce competition in teams of three and four. After hours of endless heroic games, our top girls’ team and our top mixed team made it through to the finals.… Read More...
NX Girl's Football Teams take on NH Schools<

NX Girl's Football Teams take on NH Schools

On Monday and Tuesday, the female footballers of Northcross Intermediate were competing at the North Harbour Champs. Monday saw the Y7’s take to the field for the first time in this tournament format. With a mix of both club players and newbies the girls put in a excellent showing. During pool play… Read More...
Orienteering<

Orienteering

North Harbour Orienteering Inter zone Day – Onepoto Domain 5 May Forty-eight students represented Northcross on Friday 5 May at the North Harbour Inter zone Day. They all gave it their best and participated in the Year 7 Boys team of Luke Hart, Nic Gaze, Taiga Kato, Chris Hewitt, Andres Duncan and… Read More...
NX Boys Football NH Champs<

NX Boys Football NH Champs

The Northcross Boys Football Teams have once again shown their skill and determination by achieving top placings in the recent North Harbour Zone Day Football tournaments.  Our Year 7 achieved an outstanding 2nd place, making it all the way to the final with no goals conceded. The NX lads came up… Read More...
NX in Final Showdown in Auckland Lit Quiz<

NX in Final Showdown in Auckland Lit Quiz

On 9 May Northcross Intermediate took two teams to the annual Kids Lit Quiz event at St Cuthbert’s College. This is an international competition which is widely recognised in the world of children’s literature. It was an opportunity for our most avid book readers to test their knowledge and skill… Read More...
NX Noho Marae<

NX Noho Marae

On Friday the 12th of May, we hosted our annual Noho Marae for identified Maori and Pasifika Students’. A fantastic turnout of 45 students’ came and enjoyed an evening of sport, singing, dancing and sleeping ‘Marae style’ in the PAC. The feedback from parents’ and students’ was that students’ felt a… Read More...
House Points<

House Points

Northcross is made up of eight teams or houses of four or five classes. The teams are named after our native trees: Matai, Rimu, Rata, Puriri, Kauri, Kowhai, Totara and Nikau. Each week we have competitions, challenges and expectations where students can earn points towards their houses. Some of the… Read More...
Anzac Day Parade<

Anzac Day Parade

On Tuesday 25th of April, our Northcross Student Leaders attended the Browns Bay 9:00am ANZAC Service and to walk in the parade. The sun was shining and it was a glorious morning. There was a large crowd including a few retired service men leading the parade, who proudly wore their medals.… Read More...
Leaders Conference<

Leaders Conference

At the end of last term, Northcross hosted the annual Student Leader Conference. Schools from far and wide came to join us and we were pleased to host Taradale, Ilminster and Taupō Intermediates on the Shore. On the first day, we displayed our NX Technology program by having a rotation of activities… Read More...

NX Upcoming Events

Mon July 24
Wed July 26
NX Gym
Parent/Student and Teacher Interviews
Thu July 27
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Rangitoto College, 564 E Coast Rd, Mairangi Bay, Auckland 0630, New Zealand
Fri July 28

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