Waitākere College

Arts & Culture

Our students shine in arts and cultural activities.

A wide range of cultural activities provides opportunities for students to develop talents, acquire new skills, and discover the work of other artists.
+ Culture groups including our Kapa haka, Indian, African, Chinese, Japanese, Filipino and our many Pasifika groups.
+ Music and Drama opportunities include: school show, talent quest, a-cappella singing, jazz band and solo performances
+ Dance, Performance, and Media – we have more than 100 participants in our award winning stage challenge entries. We produce plays and dance shows, and our annual Media awards showcase student-made films
+ Art and Technology – our art exhibitions, auctions of student work, Wearable Art and Trash to Fashion all feature cross-faculty talent
+ English and Languages – creative writing, debating, public speaking
+ Arts and Culture Week celebrates achievements across diverse areas and we enjoy an annual Arts and Cultural Awards Evening, where we present our supreme award, Te Taumata Toi
+ Student exchanges and visits from overseas schools are also part of the cultural life of the College.

Click on the below image to take you to the Arts & Culture info page! You can also follow us over on our IG Waitakere College Performing Arts page HERE