Website Issues

Apologies to those trying to access our website. We are currently experiencing technical issues and repair is taking longer than expected. We appreciate those of you who have taken the time to let us know and we are doing our best to resolve the situation. Please contact the school office for further information. (Ironically you…

Compassion, Integrity, Honour

I share another Scripture that highlights our new Core Values. Jesus often used culturally-appropriate parables to explain himself, and these still help us to understand his message today. Please continue to share these stories at home to grow wisdom in the Word. A group of our students competed in a local badminton tournament last Wednesday.…

Compassion, Integrity, Honour

I will be sharing Scriptures that highlight our new Core Values, over the next few weeks. Jesus often used culturally-appropriate parables to explain himself, and these still help us to understand his message today. Please continue to share these stories at home to grow wisdom in the Word. We are starting to plan for 2019.…

Compassion, Integrity, Honour

I will be sharing a Scripture that highlights our new Core Values, over the next few weeks. At this time of year we still get enrolment enquiries from families new to Whangarei, or looking for a change to our Christian environment. This means our class numbers continue to increase during the year. However, we are…

Welcome back to your Kingdom learning centre

Welcome back to our third term of learning. I hope you all found refreshment over the holiday break, spent quality family time, and found time to press deeper into our Lord. We have another busy term ahead, starting with a music camp next week for some of our musicians. Our seniors will be focused on…

Listen for the ‘God nudge’

We are excited to be able to announce that WCET, our Land Trust, has given the go-ahead to source three relocatables for 2019 to replace our Science room, Music room and provide another teaching space. This is due to our increasing roll, and the need to upgrade some current learning spaces. It is a reflection…

Compassion, Integrity, Honour

Our Core Values have been reviewed and we are introducing a refined set next term. See below for   background on this change, and the next page for our new-look Core Values. Reports come home next Friday. Please spend some time over the holiday break to go through the Report with your child. Look for praise…

We are all role models

As Christians we are tasked with living out our beliefs daily. This can be a difficult task, given the fallen world we live in and our propensity towards sin. However, as a forgiven people we have no excuse for not waking each day and starting again in our quest for a Christ-like life. We, as…

Excellere College is fertile ground

A major point of difference for us as a school is our Christian foundation, and the special environment that creates. With Jesus as our model and the Bible as our truth, we are on the frontline of Kingdom     delivery. As sinners we are always short of perfection, however we are always on the journey and …

What does the Bible say about raising children?

God created the family. His design was for a man and a woman to marry for life and raise children to know and honour Him. Children are a gift from God and He cares about how they are raised. Parents have not only a responsibility to their children, but an assignment from God to impart…

God created, visited, and sustains us

As a Christian school we start with creation, see history through the Bible, and are sustained through the Holy Spirit. Our values and beliefs are Christian and we look to provide a learning environment that      reinforces these understandings. Our curriculum is infused with a Biblical worldview and Bible truth. Our students learn through a Christian…