Science

 

Curriculum level                                  Compulsory or Elective                       Frequency           Learning
Junior School (Years 7-8) Compulsory Full year
(2 hours per week)
General Science.
Middle School (Years 9-10)         Compulsory At least one trimester per year                              

(4 hours per week)

General Science that is grouped into theme-based options which include: Science Fair, A and E, Alien, Electromancer, Forensics, Cook, Pyrotechnics, Catastrophe, Transport and Environmental Sustainability, nViz, Alive and Kicking, Extinction, Species at War, Studio Magic.
Senior School (Year 11) Elective Whole year Follows the NCEA curriculum and is general science with units in Chemistry, Biology and Physics.
Senior School (Years 12-13) Elective Whole year Biology, Chemistry and Physics are run as separate classes which follow the NCEA curriculum. Students can choose to take some or all of these subjects.

Upcoming events

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

Friday 13 Nov

13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.

Monday 26 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 12 Oct

12th October to 17th October Westland High School will be staging Big Fish a School production at the Regent t... [Read more]

Monday 12 Oct

Term 4 begins

Friday 25 Sep

Last day of term 3.

Friday 25 Sep

25th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]
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