Long Bay College
|This article needs additional citations for verification. (June 2010) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)|
|Long Bay College|
|Motto||"Success with confidence and creativity."|
|Ministry of Education Institution no.||27|
|School roll||1675 (July 2016)|
Long Bay College is a state co-educational secondary school located on the North Shore of Auckland, New Zealand. The decile 10 school serves Years 9 to 13 (ages 12 to 18), and has 1675 students as of July 2016. Russell Brooke is the current principal of Long Bay College.
Long Bay College opened in 1975. The very first Principal of Long Bay College was Ian Sage. A road coming from the College was then named after him - Ian Sage Ave. Like most New Zealand state secondary schools of the 1970s, the school was built to the S68 design, characteriSed by single-storey classroom blocks with masonry walls, low-pitched roofs with protruding clerestory windows, and internal open courtyards.
At the May 2013 Education Review Office (ERO) review of the school, Long Bay College had 1657 students, including 99 international students. The school roll's gender composition was 51% male and 49% female, and its ethnic composition was 52% New Zealand European (Pākehā), 17% South African, 14% British/Irish, 7% Asian, 4% Māori, 1% Pacific Islanders, and 5% Other.
- Bridgette Armstrong - played for the New Zealand women's national football team, attended Long Bay College.
- Andrew Papas - member of the boyband Titanium.
- Paul Wiseman - spin bowler and played international cricket for New Zealand
- The school's 25th jubilee took place in 2000. "Jubilees & reunions - Long Bay College". Education Gazette New Zealand. 78 (5). 29 March 1999.
- "Ministry of Education - Long Bay College". Retrieved 15 November 2013.
- "Directory of Schools - as at 2 August 2016". New Zealand Ministry of Education. Retrieved 2016-08-16.
- "Decile Change 2014 to 2015 for State & State Integrated Schools". Ministry of Education. Retrieved 12 February 2015.
- "Catalogue of Standard School Building Types" (PDF). Christchurch: Ministry of Education. August 2013. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
- "Long Bay College Education Review". Education Review Office. 14 June 2013. Retrieved 7 December 2013.
- "Bridgette Armstrong". New Zealand Football. Archived from the original on 15 September 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-09.
- Ruane, Jeremy. ""Army" Keen To Maintain The Family Tradition". Soccer. SportsWeb. Retrieved 2010-06-09.
- Maddaford, Terry (11 August 2007). "Soccer: Another Armstrong aims high". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 2010-06-09.
|This New Zealand school-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|