Middle School

Leaving Primary School and moving on to the next level of education is exciting. Springbank’s Middle School is designed as a launch pad for Year 7-9 students who are making the transition from Primary School to Senior School. During this time our students mature from children to young adults. They are supported well with positive senior role models, leadership opportunities and educational programmes focussing on personal development.

Middle School Programme

Our Middle School students are taught a comprehensive secondary school curriculum by our specialist staff. This incorporates the core subjects of:

  • Mathematics
  • English
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Enterprise
  • Art
  • Music
  • Thinking Skills
  • Drama
  • Graphic Design
  • Fitness
  • Physical Education
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Foreign language study (includes one of French, German, Mandarin, Spanish)

We teach the Cambridge International Secondary 1 Checkpoint programme in English, Science and Mathematics, with an internationally benchmarked test at the end of Year 9.

As part of our personal development framework, our middle school students have the opportunity to be involved in extra-curricular initiatives such as:

  • Representing local, regional and national sports teams
  • Athletic Academy
  • Tennis Academy
  • Music Academy
  • The Young New Zealander’s Challenge
  • School drama productions
  • Art exhibitions
  • Spirit of Adventure
  • BP Enterprise Challenge
  • Community Enterprise events
  • The Science and Technology Fair

Middle School Brochure

If you wish to learn more about Springbank Middle School, please download our Middle School Brochure.

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