‘Together we will develop caring students, maximising their potential.’


During recent discussions about how we could improve our Bay of Islands College Website, it was suggested we build an Alumni, former students of our school who may be interested in making donations to the school to  do a range of jobs that are outside our usual scope of ‘educational’ work but would be beneficial to the present, past and future students of Bay of Islands College….Read More



On 13 May 2019, the Minister of Education announced that families of secondary students will no longer have to pay fees to enter NCEA and New Zealand Scholarship

Option forms are due into Deans on 10 September for 2020 


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ESM Students Grow Vegetables

A HUGE thanks to Kericell Nursery for their generous donation of seedlings to our recently established Environmental Sustainability Management class. We have just harvested our first crop of lettuce and are looking forward to the broccoli and cauliflower being ready soon. Also we would like to extend a very special thanks to Broad Spectrum for […]

Newsletter Issue 1. May 2019

A message from the Principal Ngā mihi o te tau ki a koutou kātoa o Te Kāreti o Peowhairangi. Greetings to you all and although this newsletter is long overdue, I want to express my delight and excitement to be the new principal of this wonderful school. Click here to read full newsletter…