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Former student Matt Gauldie returns as Artist in Residence

Monday, 13 April 2015, 4:02 pm | Scots College

From 27th April – 22nd May, painter, sculptor, official New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) artist, and Old Boy of the College, Matt Gauldie, will be the 2015 ‘Museum Art Hotel Artist in Residence at Scots College’. More >>

Artist Kelcy Taratoa takes up Residency at Scots College

Wednesday, 30 July 2014, 3:32 pm | Scots College

Students at Scots College will have the opportunity to learn first-hand from Kelcy Taratoa, one of New Zealand’s most exciting young up-and-coming artists, after he ‘moved in’ to the College’s Creative and Performing Arts Centre earlier ... More >>

Scots College Welcomes New Deputy Principal

Tuesday, 5 November 2013, 4:45 pm | Scots College

Scots College in Strathmore has appointed Mr Dave Scott to the position of Middle School Deputy Principal. Currently the Director of Boarding at Scotch College Adelaide in South Australia, Mr Scott will commence his new position in January next year ... More >>

Scots hosts inaugural Wellington Band and Orchestra Festival

Friday, 16 August 2013, 5:11 pm | Scots College

Next weekend, Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August, Scots College Music Department is hosting the Inaugural Wellington Band and Orchestra Festival (WeBO). The event has attracted registrations from 16 ensembles from around the country, including 100 ... More >>

Scots wins inaugural Social Enterprise Competition

Friday, 9 August 2013, 12:06 pm | Scots College

A team of five Year 12 International Baccalaureate students took out first prize at the inaugural Wellington P3 Social Enterprise Competition. The purpose of the competition is to empower youth to recognise and solve problems they identify in ... More >>

BROMAD, the creative festival for boys kicks off at Scots!

Friday, 15 March 2013, 3:37 pm | Scots College

Last week students at Scots College threw down their best dance moves, pushed the boundaries of performance poetry, made their own street art, and attended workshops with award-winning creative professionals. The students took part in BROMAD 2013, ... More >>

‘Scots App’ first of its kind for a NZ school

Wednesday, 13 March 2013, 3:34 pm | Scots College

On Friday 15 March Scots College students, parents, staff and Old Boys will for the first time be able to download the College’s own customized smartphone app – believed to be the first of its kind in New Zealand. More >>

Fame! College Production launches fresh young talent

Monday, 23 July 2012, 10:06 am | Scots College

The cast of Fame! On Wednesday 25 July, the curtains will be lifted on a cast of 90 young dancers, singers, actors and musicians from Scots College and Queen Margaret College, in a joint production of Fame!, based on the iconic and much-loved 1980s ... More >>

Hong Kong Children’s Symphony Orchestra & Scots College

Tuesday, 17 July 2012, 4:15 pm | Scots College

Hong Kong Children’s Symphony Orchestra & Scots College to perform Free Public Concert On Thursday 2 August, 56 members of the Hong Kong Children’s Symphony Orchestra, aged 10-19 years, will participate in music workshops alongside Scots College students, ... More >>

Region’s Future Leaders gather for inspiration

Wednesday, 28 March 2012, 10:24 am | Scots College

On Tuesday 3 April, 180 students aged 17-18 years from throughout the Wellington region will gather at Scots College for the second annual Launching Leaders Conference. More >>

‘3 Schools in 1 College’ Open Day

Monday, 19 March 2012, 4:17 pm | Scots College

This Sunday 25 March, Scots College invites prospective students and their families, old boys, and members of the public to come and have a good look around the recently restructured College and it’s stunning new sports and creative facilities. More >>

Adi Dick performs Free Public Concert

Thursday, 8 March 2012, 9:01 pm | Scots College

Adi Dick performs Free Public Concert in celebration of new Arts Centre at Scots College More >>

75th Jubilee pipe band championship hosted by Scots College

Thursday, 9 February 2012, 8:34 pm | Scots College

On Saturday, 18 February eleven Pipe Bands will descend on Scots College to contest the 75th Wellington Hawkes Bay Centre Pipe Band Championships. This annual event is a celebration not only of pipe music, but this region’s strong Scottish heritage. More >>

Outstanding achievement in first year at scots

Wednesday, 11 January 2012, 11:27 am | Scots College

Twenty Scots College Year 13 students have been awarded the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, a secondary school qualification taught and recognised world-wide, and introduced at Scots just two years ago. More >>

New Prep School Principal at Scots College

Tuesday, 8 November 2011, 12:00 pm | Scots College

After just four weeks in his new role as Principal of the Scots College Prep School, Mr John Western is throwing open the doors and welcoming in visitors for a special Public Open Day this Sunday 13 November. More >>

Scots College Annual Gala Proceeds Proudly Donated

Tuesday, 27 September 2011, 3:18 pm | Scots College

On Wednesday 28 September, Scots College Head Boys Graeme Peter and Oliver Wood will hand over a cheque for $35,000 to the Red Cross Quake Appeal. In March this year the decision was made to donate all proceeds from the annual College Gala to the ... More >>

Scots College seeks 'all-rounders' for 2012 Scholarships

Monday, 26 September 2011, 5:19 pm | Scots College

In 2012 Scots College is delighted to be able to offer a number of scholarships to new and existing students for the newly formed Senior School (Year 11-13). “As a result of the College’s transition to the internationally-recognised International ... More >>

Meet The U.S. Eagles Rugby Team At Scots College

Thursday, 15 September 2011, 9:26 am | Scots College

On Wednesday 21 September rugby fans are invited to come and meet the American Eagles Rugby Squad at Scots College in Strathmore, during their World Cup visit to Wellington. More >>

Future Stars to compete in Rugby Tournament @ Scots College

Thursday, 18 August 2011, 3:15 pm | Scots College

On Monday 22 August, 90 students from four leading Presbyterian Boys’ Schools around New Zealand will meet at Scots College in Strathmore, Wellington for their much-anticipated annual Quadrangular Rugby Tournament. “For the past 23 years teams ... More >>

Scots College to Host U.S. Father-Son Relationship Expert

Tuesday, 2 August 2011, 2:46 pm | Scots College

On Friday 19 August, John Badalament, author of Modern Dad’s Dilemma: How To Stay Connected with Your Kids in a Rapidly Changing World (2010) will run workshops with students, parents and staff at Scots College in Wellington, as part of a national ... More >>