Cultural or Arts
Based activities at
Burnside High School
Burnside High School has an outstanding reputation for its achievements in a variety of Cultural or Arts based activities.
Its Specialist Music Programme is recognised as the bench mark for leading New Zealand Schools, with outstanding results in Orchestral / Chamber Music / Jazz and Choir competitions at the National level.
The Performing Arts area of the school is further enhanced through its Drama and Dance Departments which contribute towards annual highlight events such as Stage Challenge, Rock Quest and a variety of other School Productions (musicals and plays).
The school offers students the opportunity to engage in Kapahaka, Pasifika competitions, Drama and Debating.
Our aim is have students engage in such activities as a means of developing their all round abilities as young New Zealanders.