Howick Highlights

Japan Trip

November 01, 2017

Japan Trip

It wasn’t as much the arrival of the long awaited date that changed our lives, it was the whole experience mixed into one; a day by day cultural extravaganza, which mere words can never describe.

School Athletics Day

October 31, 2017


The whole school had a fantastic day at the Pakuranga Athletics Club at Lloyd Elsmore Park on Tuesday this week. The sun was shining and everyone was really excited. The day ran smoothly and was comprised of fun events including tug of war, gum boot toss, dragon races and a three legged race.

Auckland Middle School Art Exhibition

October 29, 2017

Art Exhibition 2

The aim of the exhibition is to give a wide range of students from all the middle schools in the Auckland Area the opportunity to showcase their work. Huge congratulations to all these fabulous artists.

Chinese Cultural Day

October 27, 2017

Chinese Cultural Day

As a part of Chinese Language Week, Howick Intermediate School celebrated Chinese Culture. Funding from the Asia New Zealand Foundation enabled us to access the services provided by Shuren Cultural Art Limited, who came to the school and worked with all of our students in their classes.

Conservation Week

October 20, 2017

Conservation Week

Week 1 of Term 4 was Conservation Week across New Zealand. At HIS we celebrated this by linking in to the Predator Free by 2050 NZ initiative.


October 20, 2017

Diwali 2

Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated every year in autumn in the northern hemisphere. Yesterday we made the most of this opportunity by dressing up and sharing sweets with our friends.

South Eastern Zone Girls and Boys Volleyball

October 19, 2017

SEZ Volleyball

This week our volleyball teams participated in the South Eastern Zone volleyball tournament at Otara Leisure Centre.

Whanau Cooper in their ILE

October 16, 2017

Cooper ILE

This week Whanau Cooper moved into their new space. We are very excited about our innovative learning environment.