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Congratulations to Lyall Thurston

By Robert Bartle on Friday, December 6th, 2019 in News.

For his contribution to education and service to John Paul College and to the wider community. This is spanning over 30 years. The beautiful kapa Haka group pictures are frim the special celebration of our three catholic schools on Friday night. To Lyall Thurston, our Board Chair, I wish to pay a special tribute. He…


John Paul College Kapa Haka Trips

By Robert Bartle on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 in News.

The Te Ahurei Kapa Haka was a huge success! Congratulations to our JPC Junior Kapa Haka Roopu who really stepped it up in their performance and showcased their skills and passion for Kapa Haka. It was truley heart warming to see the students on stage. A huge thank you to the Kapa Haka Team –…


CRICKET REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN ONLINE

By Robert Bartle on Thursday, November 14th, 2019 in News.

ALL registrations are done through our partner club Geyser.             The link to online registrations for this season is below. Please fill this in ASAP if you are  planning on playing for Geyser this season. You don’t have to pay at the time, although it  will send you an invoice, but we do need…


Year 12 Retreats

By Robert Bartle on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 in News.

Year 12 Retreats will take place Monday 21 October and Tuesday 22 October. We are very fortunate that Fr Carl Telford, resident priest at the Tyburn Monastery and Isaac Fransen who is training to be a priest have agreed to facilitate the Year 12 Retreats at the Tyburn Monastery at Ngakuru.  There will be buses…