Co-Curricular Learning

MUSIC

  • Choir
  • Instrumental lessons (violin, piano, voice, woodwinds, brass)
  • Woodwinds may not be available in 2018 as woodwind teacher is on leave
  • Rock Quest (if students are interested)
  • Rock band

DANCE

  • Lunch time dance crews that will offer different genre throughout the year, starting with hip hop and also looking at b-boying and contemporary dance.
  • Ballroom Dancing (preparation for the school formal dance at the end of Term 2)

PERFORMING ARTS

  • The 2018 production will be Bye Bye Birdie
  • There will be a Cabaret evening in term 2 2018 where students can present their own works in spoken word, dance, song, instrument, live art.
  • A student - staff committee organises the annual school formal dance,

EDITORIAL

  • The Westland High School yearbook known as the “Pounamu” has a student editorial staff

RUNANGA TAUIRA

  • The School Council is made up of elected students. They raise awareness, run student assemblies and other activities.