Ngaio School

Our Place to Learn

Sports at Ngaio School

Northern Zone Hockey

Ngaio Sports Management Team

Dan Byrne - worked alongside Katie McGrath in 2016 with sports leadership experience at previous schools.

Daniel Edmonds - experienced in coaching and selecting schools sports teams. Leads syndicate sports for Kakapo.

Sophia Gowans - previously led sports development for a cluster of Scottish schools.

Emily Pettigrew - has a background coaching schools netball and leading sports teams in Auckland.


In addition to our teaching staff, school sport is greatly assisted by our parent co-ordinators;

Ann Hay - netball

Estelle Jaine and Sue Wragg - hockey


We know there is a great deal of sporting knowledge and experience within our community so if you know someone or something that can add to our school sports provision, please get in touch at


After school sports teams

Ngaio School is represented by the following teams:


Ngaio Pulse  

  Ngaio Stars

Ngaio Magic  

Ngaio Steel

Ngaio Takahe

Ngaio Tui

Ngaio Kakapo

Ngaio Kereru

  Ngaio Pukeko



 Ngaio Rockets

Ngaio Lightning

  Ngaio Blaze         

Ngaio Thunder     

Ngaio Tornadoes



Ngaio Sonics  

Ngaio Flash

Ngaio Knights  

 Ngaio Dolphins

Ngaio Beat

Ngaio Guards   






Kelly Sports will be back in Term 2 with their fun and exciting classes. Kelly Sports encourages children to have fun, build confidence and to give sport a go. We believe that sport and physical activity has so much to offer young people; it improves fitness, develops communication skills, team work and gives them a place to channel their energy.
Winter Sports Warm Up (Yrs 1-2) – Wednesdays 3.05-4.05pm - Learn the fundamentals of all sports – throwing, running, jumping, striking, balance and many more. Includes fun games &
drills to build these skills.
Winter Sports Warm Up (Yrs 2-4) – Wednesdays 3.05-4.05pm - Come and try Football, Dodgeball, Basketball and Hockey. It’s a great way to try new sports, learn new skills and improve ability. We use games & drills to teach game sense and team play.
For full details and to enrol into our programmes visit email or call 04 972 7201




Northern Zone Football


Cross Country

Cross Country Ceremony