NX NEWS

Interzone Athletics<

Interzone Athletics

 Auckland InterZone Champs took place in late November and we had some great results! Nadia Evans came 1st in 100m and 200m events and made new Auckland records for both with cracking times - 12.56 seconds (100m) and 26.27 seconds (200m) Karina Ryter 2nd in 100m and 3rd in 200m finals… Read More...
Takigawa 2017<

Takigawa 2017

 2017 marked 10 years of friendship with Takigawa Junior High School (located in Kobe, Japan).  Takigawa High School first visited Northcross back in 2008 and the relationship between our two schools has grown stronger every year.  A true sense of friendship now exists between schools.  All 102… Read More...
Budding Inventors Win Top Awards<

Budding Inventors Win Top Awards

ASB Bright Sparks Three brilliant Northcross inventors went through to the NZ finals of the ASB Bright Sparks competition.  Rosa, an equestrienne, invented a remote controlled horse jump height adjuster.  Jasmine, a budding software engineer, developed an app to monitor the car’s speed and the… Read More...
Top Awards for NX FPS Teams<

Top Awards for NX FPS Teams

On the weekend of 3-5 November FPS teams from all over New Zealand met at Carey Park for the NZ Nationals. From the 400 teams that began at the beginning of the year 28 teams were selected to represent their school. Northcross was represented by 3 teams, 2 year 7 teams and 1 year 8 team. The topic… Read More...
Basketball Girls are Auckland Champs!<

Basketball Girls are Auckland Champs!

Well done to our basketball girls who won the Interzone Basketball Championships with a convincing 53 - 15 win in the final. Congratulations to the team, made up of Aroha Rogers, Isabel Pugh, Isabella Halili, Paige Drake, Grace Haslam, Emma du Preez, Dylan Ford and Tessa Evans, along with Coach,… Read More...
Winning Football Team 2017 NZ Champions<

Winning Football Team 2017 NZ Champions

The Northcross Intermediate Boys Football team have completed an incredible back to back finals win at the NZ Aims Boys Football Tournament in Tauranga last week, defending their title as NZ Champions. Our talented football team took on Remuera Intermediate in the AIMS football final winning 1-0  in… Read More...
Casio Mathex Winners!<

Casio Mathex Winners!

Auckland Casio Mathex is a high speed Maths problem solving competition run by the Auckland Mathematics Association. In teams of four, our students competed against more than 120 teams at each year level from across Auckland. The aim: to solve 20 questions before anyone else. On Thursday, we took 4… Read More...
International Language Week<

International Language Week

Last week, the students (and staff) of Northcross Intermediate School embraced the many languages that are spoken in and around our school. The week long celebrations were in conjunction with NZ National Language week. Students were reminded that NZ is home to over 160 languages and many varied and… Read More...
NH Netball Zone Day<

NH Netball Zone Day

Last week at the North Harbour Netball Zone day, our Northcross teams performed exceptionally well, with 3 out of the 4 teams making it to the semi-final round. Our Y7 Boys team were lightning fast on the court, showing excellent agility and precision, finishing 2nd overall in their very competitive… Read More...
NH Cross Country<

NH Cross Country

Our NX Cross Country team represented at the NH Zone day on Tuesday and produced outstanding results on the Sanders Reserve course. The race is always very competitive with the best runners from all North Harbour Intermediates showing up, ready to give it all to win the event. Our Y7 Boys team did… Read More...
Girls Basketball Champs!<

Girls Basketball Champs!

Semester 1 saw our Nx Stars in Boys League 4 with two other League 1 girls' teams. We were successful in staying undefeated throughout pool play and came to rest in the finals against TNIS. Our girls came out strong and gained a great lead in the first half, scoring great baskets, drawing Fouls and… Read More...
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...
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...

NX Upcoming Events

Wed June 20
Rosedale Park 9.30am -2pm
Wed June 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
In the PAC
Thu June 21
North Harbour Table Tennis, Akoranga Drive
Sun June 24

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