Rathkeale College considers it to be important that students experience a wide variety of subjects in the junior school, so choice by students is limited at this level. Options expand and individual choice increases as students progress through the college.

Core subjects

Taken for a whole year

  • English / ESOL
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Religious Education
  • Physical Education
  • New Zealand Studies

Rotation Subjects

Students will do all of the following on rotation:

  • Art
  • Drama
  • Design and Visual Communication
  • STEM
  • Hard Materials Technology
  • Music

Option Subjects

Students select a combination of these subjects over the year.

  • French, Sports Studies, Literacy/Numeracy or Digital Moving Images 

More information here…