Education Outside The Classroom

Education Outside the Classroom (EOTC) plays a key part of the learning at NSC. Each year level goes on a camp annually, and in addition to this many subject areas also use our local environment to enhance learning.


Year Level Camps

  • Year 7 - Borland Lodge
  • Year 8 - Mavora Lakes
  • Year 9 - Te Anau
  • Year 10 - Port Craig Tramp
  • Year 11 - Kepler Tramp
  • Year 12 - Queenstown Peer Support Training/Mountain Biking
  • Year 13 - Tertiary Open Days

 

Leadership

  • Outward Bound Scholarship (Year 11-13)
  • Stewart Island Elwing Voyage (Year 8)
  • National Young Leaders Day (Year 8)
  • Grip Leadership Conference (Year 12/13)
  • SADD Conference (Year 13)
  • Lions Leadership Course - Borland Lodge (Year 11-13)

 

Curriculum Activities

  • Science
  • Science Fair
  • Farm Studies
  • Portobello Aquarium
  • Riverton Beach

 

Mathematics

  • Bungy Jumping and Zipline

 

Humanities

  • Inquiring Minds
  • Archaeological Dig
  • Trench Dig

 

Design Technology

  • Grass Kart Competition

 

English

  • Riverton Beach

 

Agriculture and Horticulture

  • On farm one day a week (Year 11-13)

 

Careers

  • Gateway Programme

NSC students collecting wood on camp

NSC EOTC rock climbing

NSC Canoeing fun