Year 9 Options- overview

All Year 9 students follow a compulsory programme in English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Physical Education and Health. They also choose nine option subjects covering the other three learning areas. Each of these nine subjects is studied for a trimester (approximately twelve weeks).


Year 9 Subject Options

Students are strongly encouraged to include a broad range of areas in their choices.

The subjects they can choose from are:



European Passport Performing ArtsMusic
Textiles and Fashion Technology Creative Digital TechnologyDrama
Market Place Design & Visual CommunicationDance
Product and Design Contemporary Maori Art Te Reo Maori
Visual Art Food & NutritionMoney Smart
Primary Industries

Follow link to our Year 9 Option Subject booklet for more information