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There Is Something For Everyone

St Peter's College is a small school that punches above its weight in the sporting arena. Many students have had the opportunity to attend tournaments and exchanges all over New Zealand and overseas. Sporting codes we offer include: Netball, Rugby, Football, Hockey, Volleyball, Equestrian, Athletics, Road racing, Orienteering, Surfing, Triathlon, Touch, Basketball, Clay shooting, Badminton, Swimming.

Participating in sporting tournaments provides invaluable experiences beyond the classroom. Our students have the opportunity to compete against other schools and athletes, fostering a sense of teamwork, discipline, and resilience. These tournaments not only sharpen their skills but also instill a competitive spirit and teach them how to handle both victory and defeat with grace.

We firmly believe that engaging in sports helps students build lifelong skills such as leadership, time management, and goal setting. Through rigorous training sessions and friendly competitions, our students develop a strong work ethic and learn the importance of perseverance, pushing their boundaries, and constantly striving for improvement.

Moreover, our sports programs promote a healthy and active lifestyle, instilling habits that will benefit students long after they leave our campus. Regular physical activity is not only essential for maintaining physical well-being but also contributes to mental and emotional well-being, helping students manage stress and achieve a balanced lifestyle.

At St. Peter's College, we celebrate the achievements of our student athletes and recognize the power of sports in shaping character, fostering camaraderie, and promoting personal growth. Whether it's on the field, court, track, or in the pool, our students learn valuable life lessons that will serve them well in their future endeavours.


A Long Tradition Of Sporting Achievement

At St Peter's College, we take pride in our commitment to providing an exceptional range of sporting opportunities for our students. Despite being a smaller school, our sporting achievements consistently soar to national rankings, a testament to the dedication and talent of our students.

Our students have the chance to excel not only within the confines of our campus but also on a broader stage. Our teams and individual athletes regularly demonstrate their prowess in various sports, showcasing their skills and representing our school with pride.

But our commitment to holistic development extends beyond the sports field. At St Peter's College, we recognize the significance of immersing students in New Zealand's awe-inspiring outdoors. Through our school camps and Duke of Edinburgh programme, we offer all students the incredible opportunity to experience firsthand the natural beauty that surrounds us.

From hiking through lush forests and scaling breathtaking peaks to kayaking along pristine waterways and exploring stunning coastal landscapes, our outdoor programs allow students to connect with nature in a meaningful and profound way. These experiences not only foster a deep appreciation for the environment but also nurture qualities such as resilience, adaptability, and teamwork.

Our dedicated and experienced instructors ensure that students develop essential outdoor skills, from navigation and survival techniques to environmental awareness and sustainable practices. By exploring the outdoors, students gain a sense of adventure, self-discovery, and a deep respect for the natural world.

With us, students embrace the thrill of competition and the wonders of nature, discovering their full potential and preparing for a future filled with endless possibilities.