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Board of Trustee Student Election Result

September 23, 2022

Congratulations to Justin Romero, the newly elected Student Representative to the Liston College Board of Trustees.

Term 4 Sports

September 23, 2022

The following teams will be representing the school in Term 4 competitions. For most, trainings have been published in the…

Message from Steve Dooley, Principal. 23.09.22

September 22, 2022

Liston Men – Men of Aspiration

Creative Arts Evening 2022

September 22, 2022

On Wednesday night of this week, Liston College celebrated the Creative Arts Evening.

Edmund Rice Conference 2022

September 22, 2022

We had the honour of hosting the Edmund Rice Network Conference on the weekend of the 10th to 11th of September which was…

Liston Men of The Week - 23.09.22

September 21, 2022

Congratulations to the Liston Men of the Week.

Year 11, 12 & 13 Retreats 2022

September 21, 2022

During term 3 our Year 11s, 12s and 13s had a retreat held at Te Pai courts run by Logos. A fun, engaging and spiritual experience had by all.

Liston College Old Boy - Nathan Lobo

September 21, 2022

Nathan Lobo (class of 2020), Studying at Seattle University, Washington, USA and playing football for Seattle U.

Year 9 & 10 Japanese

September 21, 2022

Year 9 and 10 Japanese class have been doing so well - most students in these two classes gained excellent marks in the…

Key Dates 19.09.22

September 19, 2022

A reminder of key events coming up:

Board of Trustee Election Results 2022

September 13, 2022

Thank you to all who put their name forward for nomination and to the community for your votes. The results of the election…

Liston Men of the Week 09.09.122

September 9, 2022

Liston men of the week are...

Father and Son Breakfast 2022

September 9, 2022

Thank you to all who attended!

2022 Wallace Secondary School Art Awards Finalists

September 9, 2022

The art Department are pleased to announce that four L3 Photography boys have been selected as finalists for the competitive…

U15 Rugby

September 9, 2022

Last weekend the U15 rugby team headed to Lloyd Elsmore Park for their semi-final against Southern Cross Campus.

Tongan Language Week 2022

September 9, 2022

Malo 'etau lava, This year’s theme for Uike Kātoanga’i ‘o e lea faka-Tonga - Tonga Language Week - is: Ke Tu'uloa 'a e lea…

Library News 09.09.22

September 9, 2022

The new Scholastic catalogue is now available. See the link below to order online.

Liston College Old Boy - Richard Renall

September 9, 2022

Richard Renall, (class of 1999), Country Manager/GTC Operations Manager – Sweden, Atkins

Ten Pin Bowling Success - Kosei McGrath-Takeji

September 1, 2022

Kosei McGrath-Takeji recently attended the Australia Junior Masters. (Ten Pin Bowling)

Creative Arts Evening 2022

September 1, 2022

On Wednesday 21 September from 5.00 - 9.00pm Liston College is holding a Creative Arts Evening.

Aquaponics, House Plants, Terrariums and more

September 1, 2022

Slade Wieczorek has been extremely busy with growing plants in two glasshouses that he has in his backyard at home.

Boxing Success- Sebastian Grey

September 1, 2022

On 13 August, Sebastian headed down to Christchurch for the Canterbury Amateur Boxing Champs.

Auckland Mathex Competition

August 26, 2022

Over the past two nights (24-25 August), four teams representing our Year 7 - 10 competed at the Auckland Mathex Competition.

Message from Steve Dooley, Principal 26.08.22

August 26, 2022

REPRESENT / BELONG / LIVE

Pat Hanly Awards (Art)

August 26, 2022

Student success at the Pat Hanly Awards

Community News 26.08.22

August 26, 2022

Community News

Christophe Murrell

August 24, 2022

Congratulations to Christophe Murrell on his successful trip to India this month.

Table Tennis Success 26.08.22

August 24, 2022

Liston Table Tennis teams had a great day at College Sports Table Tennis Team Championships 2022 at Waitemata Table Tennis…

Congratulations 26.08.22

August 24, 2022

Congratulations to students and an Old Boy, who have had amazing sporting results.

Sports Results Week 3 | Sports Draw Week 4

August 16, 2022

Sports results and sports draws

Message from Mr Dooley - 12.08.22

August 12, 2022

Message from Mr Dooley, Principal

Court Kings Basketball

August 12, 2022

The NZ Herald has published the promotion below where community members can nominate a school or group to have a new basketball court installed by Court Kings. If you’d like to nominate Liston College to have their outdoor court upgraded please complete the form using the link below:

Sports Newsletter 12 August 2022

August 12, 2022

It has been an extremely busy and successful past few weeks for our Premier sports teams. With just a few weeks of the winter…

Board of Trustee Election

August 12, 2022

Voting papers have been mailed out to families. Please place your completed voting paper in the ballot box at reception,…

Pasifika and Maori Community Options Evening

August 12, 2022

Pasifika and Māori community members, their Liston Year 10 -12 sons and other family are warmly invited to an Options Selection…

Liston Men of the Week - 12.08.22

August 12, 2022

Liston Men of the Week

Library News 12 August 2022

August 11, 2022

This week at Liston we have joined with schools across the motu/country to celebrate the inaugural Aotearoa New Zealand…

Careers Expo 2022

August 11, 2022

Exploring Future Pathways At Senior Careers Expo

Otago Maths Competition

August 10, 2022

In Term 2 Liston College entered 65 junior students into the Otago Maths Competition.

Father and Son Breakfast 2022

August 9, 2022

The much anticipated, twice cancelled, Father and Son Breakfast is happening! Saturday 3rd September.

Liston College Design Club

August 9, 2022

A big congratulations to the Design Club for a very successful first Auckland Zinefest.

Sports Results Week 2 | Sports Draw Week 3

August 8, 2022

Sports results and sports draws.

Liston College Old Boy - Gary Wulf

August 8, 2022

Gary Wulf (class of 1996), Business Banking Specialist, ANZ Bank/ Social Worker for Spectrum Care Disability Service/ Security…

Liston Men of the Week - 29.07.22

July 28, 2022

Liston Men of the Week....

Enviro Group Term 3, 2022

July 28, 2022

The Enviro group are custodians of our College Garden.

Liston College Old Boy - Rian McKinstry

July 28, 2022

Below is an article written by Col. Rian McKinstry. In addition to his review of life in his article since leaving Liston…

Thank You Fresh Choice, Ranui

July 28, 2022

Liston College wishes to thank Fresh Choice, Ranui for a grant of $200 for library books.

Catholic Caring Mass 2022

July 28, 2022

Congratulations to the following students pictured below (Back left to right) Oketi Fahiua (Y12), Marco Patajac (Y13), Armaan…

Maths and Physics Competition

July 28, 2022

It is with great pride that we congratulate Ryder Gee, Armaan Singh and Paul Guo for participating in the NZMPC competition.…

Table Tennis Achievement

July 27, 2022

The following Liston players won the following places in the Term 2 Waitemata Singles tournament. Congratulations.

Library News - Term 3, 2022

July 27, 2022

Graphic Novels

Message from Mr Dooley - Term 3, 2022

July 25, 2022

Dear Parents, Welcome back to another school term for your son.

New Zealand Schools Japanese Trivia Championship

July 4, 2022

The Japanese Trivia Championship happened on the 17th of June in Epsom Girls Grammar School.

Liston College Old Boy - Andrew McDaid

June 30, 2022

Andrew McDaid (class of 2003), Associate Professor at the University of Auckland/Founder & CEO OPUM Technologies

Year 7s celebrate their first 100 days at Liston College

June 30, 2022

On Tuesday afternoon, our new students celebrated the completion of the 100 day induction program. The aim of the program…

Stem Subjects and Careers

June 30, 2022

Durings Term 3 and 4 Year 8 will be involved in a project to irrigate the student garden area using renewable energy and water sources and establish a native tree nursery next to the existing Maara Kai ( food garden ). The project will involve an investigation of Stem subjects and Careers – Subjects and Careers using Science, Maths, Engineering and Technology.

Liston Swimming Team

June 30, 2022

Congratulations to the Liston Swimming team who competed at the Auckland Inter-Collegiate Swimming competition on 26th June,…

Winter Band Concert

June 30, 2022

On Tuesday 21 June, we had a very successful Winter Band Concert! Starring the Beginning Band, Junior Band, Concert Band…

Cronulla Sharks - Old Boy, Braden Hamlin-Uele

June 21, 2022

It was great to see Liston Old Boy Braden Hamlin-Uele this morning. Braden is back in NZ for a quick trip and wanted to…

Board of Trustee Elections

June 17, 2022

Board of Trustee Elections 2022 - Nominations open on Monday 4 July. Nomination forms will be available shortly.

2022 McIntosh & Fraser Dental Orthodontic Scholarships

June 17, 2022

During the month of July 2022 nominations will be open for the 2022 McIntosh and Fraser Dental Orthodontic Scholarship.

Liston College Old Boy - David Feary

June 17, 2022

Dr David Feary (class of 1994), Technical Director at MRAG Ltd, London

Message from Mr Dooley - 17 June 2022

June 17, 2022

PARTNERSHIP: “Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much” Renowned author, activist and devout Christian Helen…

1st XI Hockey Win

June 16, 2022

1st XI Hockey team played St Peters College on Wednesday night. The team won 4-0 and are unbeaten this season. Congratulations.

Kapa Haka Group - Haka Powhiri

June 16, 2022

The Liston College Kapa Haka group was praised by the Minister of Health after they performed a Haka Powhiri for the Waitakere…

Library News 17.06.22

June 15, 2022

Did you know....

Liston Men of the Week - 17.06.22

June 15, 2022

Liston Men of the Week - Friday 17 June 2022

Noel Leeming Friends & Family Deals June 2022

June 14, 2022

Noel Leeming is delighted to be supporting the NZ Catholic Education Office (NZCEO) this June with our Friends and Family…

Special Character News 10.06.22

June 10, 2022

This week we had representatives from Saint Vincent De Paul visit our school. They led our Liston College volunteer students…

Waitakere Yr7&8 Football Zone Day

June 9, 2022

Liston College represented by Amaan Mohamed, Aidan O’Malley, Cillian Kamdem, Cooper Ballard, Hrithik Lachaiya, Lucas Fernandes,…

Congratulations Japanese Trivia Champs

June 21, 2022

On Monday the New Zealand Association of Japanese Language Teachers organised the annual New Zealand Secondary School Japanese…

Scholastic Book Orders - June 2022

June 9, 2022

Scholastic books are now available to order : see the link below to view the catalogue.

Social Studies - Soda Bottle Rockets

June 9, 2022

This week our young men in Year 7 have been testing their soda bottle rockets in Social Studies. The focus was on adjusting…

Enviro Group - June 2022

June 8, 2022

The Enviro group are custodians of our College Garden. The boys began the project 7 years ago and there is over 150 metres…

Sports Results Week 5 | Sports Draw Week 6

June 7, 2022

Tuesday 7 June 2022

Message from Mr Dooley - 3 June 2022

June 3, 2022

“Belonging” is what we want for all of our Liston boys to feel about their school.

Sports News - June 2022

June 3, 2022

Winter sports are now well underway with the college competing in a number of sports. We encourage all our student to be…

Pastoral Care Matters

June 3, 2022

Important news from the Director of Pastoral Care.

Rooney Cup 2021

June 3, 2022

Congratulations to Michael Kennedy, the recipient of the 2021 Rooney Cup. This award is given to the student with the highest…

Liston College Old Boy - Lua Siasau

June 3, 2022

Lua Siasau (Class of 2009), Manager, Panthera Finance, Brisbane

Liston Men of the Week - 03.06.22

June 3, 2022

Liston Men of the Week....

Academic Tracking Evenings

June 3, 2022

IMPORTANT NOTICE: For the first time, Liston College will be holding compulsory Academic Tracking Evenings for all Year…

Samoan Language Week Videos

June 3, 2022

Tālofa lava Aiga, This year's theme for Vaiaso o le Gagana Samoa - Samoa Language Week is Fa’aauau le Folauga i le Va’a…

Sculptureum offer for families and friends

May 20, 2022

Sculptureum & Rothko — Escape to a world of creative wonder.

Liston Day 20 May 2022

May 20, 2022

You would have been proud of your sons today. Their participation and reverence in our Liston Day Mass at the Cathedral…

Liston 1st XI Hockey

May 19, 2022

Our 1st XI Hockey team won their game over Auckland Grammar on Wednesday. The team won 2-0. Next game is against Waitakere.…

Liston Men of the Week - 20.05.22

May 19, 2022

Liston Man of the Week....

Liston Old Boy - Qais Sadat

May 18, 2022

Qais Sadat (class of 2012), Business Unit Coordinator Oncology, Gilead Sciences, Melbourne

Liston College Supporters Scarf

May 18, 2022

The Liston Supporters Scarf is now available for sale to parents, Old Boys, and supporters of Liston College – ideal for…

2021 Top Scholar Awards

May 13, 2022

It was a pleasure to be in Wellington last Wednesday to attend the 2021 Top Scholar awards this week held at Grand Hall,…

Well Done Anton Te Dorsthorst

May 12, 2022

Anton came first at the NZ Grappler No gi Nationals in the Orange belt Juvenile 75kg division. Anton also competed in the…

Well Done Joshua Maliwat

May 6, 2022

Once again Joshua has had excellent results in a recent diving competition.

Message from Steve Dooley, Principal - 06.05.22

May 5, 2022

It has been wonderful to see your sons back at school this week after a well deserved break.

Liston Men of the Week 06.05.22

May 5, 2022

Liston Man of the Week....

Scholastic Book Club - May 2022

May 5, 2022

Scholastic Book Club brochures are out now.

High Ropes Course 2022

May 5, 2022

Liston Boys Conquer Fears and Reach New Heights!

1st XV Games

May 5, 2022

On Saturday 30th April the 1st XV played our Rathgar Road neighbours, Waitakere College in the last pre-season game before…

Health & Safety - Term 2, Week 2

May 5, 2022

From week 2, Monday 9th May, wearing of masks at the College is optional. We do however, highly recommend students wear…

Liston Day 2022

May 5, 2022

One of the most important events in the school year is our Liston Day celebration. We are fortunate to have the Auxiliary…

Teacher Only Day - Tuesday, 17 May 2022

May 5, 2022

Please note school will be closed next Tuesday for staff to be involved in professional learning as set by the Ministry…

Online Safety Presentation by Netsafe

May 5, 2022

Netsafe will share the risks and opportunities of digital technology, and the practical steps you can take to minimise the…

Parent Teacher Interviews - May 2022

May 5, 2022

As signalled to you earlier this year, Parent Teacher Interviews will be held over two evenings, next week. Due to the current…

New App for Liston College

April 26, 2022

Liston College is transitioning to a new school app (SchoolBridge) that we hope will provide you with better access to our…

Liston Men of the Week 14.04.22

April 14, 2022

The Liston Man of the Week awards...

Year 7 Henderson History Unit

April 14, 2022

In Social Studies, Year 7 have been learning about the Henderson area before exploring Liston College’s history. Students looked back on the year of 1974, when the college was established, and were surprised how Liston has grown from its foundation students and few classrooms, to what it is today. They were tasked to write an acrostic poem about our school in general or a specific building. We’re so proud to share some of their literary creations.

Message from Steve Dooley, Principal 14.04.22

April 14, 2022

A writer recently expressed that the most amazing fact about Jesus is that he found God in disorder and imperfection — and…

Mother & Son High Tea 2022

April 14, 2022

Unfortunately, due to the covid restrictions when considering and planning the Mother & Son High tea, this event is not…

Prefects vs Teachers at Dodgeball

April 14, 2022

On Friday 8th April we had our Prefects v Teachers Dodgeball game during lunchtime.

Congratulations 14.04.22

April 14, 2022

We congratulate several of our students on their achievements over the last half of this term.

Special Character @ Liston

April 14, 2022

This has been an eventful and significant term in relation to our Special Character programme at Liston College.

Message from Steve Dooley, Principal 01.04.22

April 1, 2022

Liston Man - Man of Spirit

Liston Men of The Week 01.04.22

March 31, 2022

The Liston Man of the Week awards...

Sports News - 1 April 2022

March 31, 2022

See below for sports news

Supporting Ukraine

March 31, 2022

Fundraising to support the people in Ukraine is taking place in several ways at the College.

Open Evening 2022

March 31, 2022

It was wonderful to ‘virtually’ open our doors to prospective students and their families at our Open Evening video presentation…

Prefects Leadership Day 2022

March 28, 2022

On Friday 25th March, the Liston Prefects were given the opportunity to undergo their planning for the school year in a…

Health & Safety Update 25.03.22

March 25, 2022

Last Wednesday the Government announced changes to the Covid Protection Framework.

Message from Mr Dooley 18.03.22

March 18, 2022

"Not all of us can do Great things. But we can do small things with Great love." (Mother Theresa)

Service in the Community

March 18, 2022

Most 11-year-olds spend time kicking a ball around, or, more likely, on devices - but not when you have a passion for nature.

Young Vinnies 2022

March 18, 2022

On Saturday the 12th of March, a small group of Liston College staff, students and Old Boys families led by Natalie McPherson…

Liston Men of the Week 18.03.22

March 18, 2022

The Liston Man of the Week awards...

Safe Speeds Around Schools

March 17, 2022

Have your say.

School Attendance Dues Financial Assistance

March 17, 2022

Financial assistance is available to assist families who may need financial support with the payment of Attendance Dues for preference students attending both primary and secondary Catholic schools in Auckland Diocese.

Year 8 Immunisation Forms

March 15, 2022

Please get these returned to the office asap. Extra forms are available from the office or from Ms Mather for boys who missed the levels assembly last week. First class to get their forms in gets pizza!

College Sports Vaccination Requirements – Update 15 March 2022

March 15, 2022

As you will no doubt be aware the COVID-19 Minister made an announcement on Friday 25 February regarding school sport and vaccination requirements. At that time the Government indicated that they intended to change the Health Order to allow all students to participate in school sport regardless of their vaccination status.

Early Payment Discount / Tax Receipts

March 14, 2022

Please note the information on early payment discounts and tax receipts.

Student Sporting Achievements March 2022

March 14, 2022

Liston boys have done well in their chosen sport.

PTFA News - March 2022

March 14, 2022

Liston College PTFA is welcoming new members

Message from Mr Dooley 11.03.22

March 11, 2022

Safety A short note to say thank you to all our community for some excellent attendance results over the past two weeks.…

Winter Sport Musters

March 7, 2022

This week many codes will have their first meeting of the year to get ready for Term 2 sports. If you cannot attend the…

Message from Mr Dooley 04.03.22

March 4, 2022

Internal Peace in the midst of external chaos.

Open Evening 2022

March 4, 2022

In more normal times, we would now be inviting prospective students / families to our Open Evening.

Liston Men of the Week 04.03.22

March 4, 2022

The Liston Man of the Week awards...

Winter Sports Meetings and Registrations

March 4, 2022

During week 6 of Term 1 we will hold meetings/musters for all boys wishing to participate in Winter sports. Times of these…

Almsgiving Project for Lent 2022

March 3, 2022

Our Ash Wednesday liturgy at Liston to mark the beginning of Lent was held in seven different areas of the College this…

Liston Men of the Week 25.02.22

March 1, 2022

The Liston Man of the Week award - This rewards students for showing Liston Man values, which are * Act responsibly * Walk…

Year 8 Camp 2022

February 28, 2022

Camp at Finlay Park was a stellar experience.

Year 11 Camp 2022

February 28, 2022

Year 11 Camp is a highlight of everyone’s year.

2022 Student Leaders

February 25, 2022

Congratulations to the Prefects of 2022. The College is incredibly proud of you all and wish you well on this exciting chapter…

Year 7 & 8 Water Polo

February 21, 2022

Is your Year 7 or 8 son interested in playing Water Polo?

Joe Auimatagi - School Nurse

February 18, 2022

Kia ora Liston Family,

Message From Mr Dooley

February 18, 2022

It has been great to see 90% student attendance throughout the school week despite this unsettling Omicron period.

Advancement Office ~ Alms Giving Project

February 15, 2022

This week you will be receiving a letter from Liston College’s Advancement Office, inviting you and your family to engage…

Sports Results 14.02.22

February 14, 2022

Cricket results

Sports News 14 February 2022

February 14, 2022

Please see below for sports trainings and trials.

Sports News February 2022

February 11, 2022

2022 has seen the launch of the Liston Sport Academy with trials running over the past two weeks in Basketball, Cricket, Football and Rugby. We would like to welcome our new academy coaches below and thank their clubs for their support.

Message from the Principal 11.02.22

February 11, 2022

Humility and Excellence

Liston Men of the Week

February 11, 2022

The Liston Man of the Week award - This rewards students for showing Liston Man values, which are * Act responsibly * Walk…

Teacher Aides Required 2022

February 11, 2022

Waitakere Learning Support (Teacher Aide) Programme are looking for Teacher Aides - 20 hours for 26 weeks.

College Sports Vaccination Requirements

February 11, 2022

As a member school of College Sport Auckland, Liston College agree to abide by legal bylaws which are put in place by the…

Liston College Guidance Counsellor

February 10, 2022

Introducing Adan Dobranis, the new school Guidance Counsellor

Sports Registrations

February 8, 2022

The following sports are open for registering your son's interest in playing.

End of Week 1 - Message from the Principal

February 4, 2022

It has been an excellent beginning to the year with more than 95% attendance throughout the week.

Welcome Class of 2022

February 4, 2022

On Tuesday, 2nd February, Liston staff and senior students were proud to welcome our new entrants into our school community.

Powhiri to Welcome Steve Dooley

February 3, 2022

Liston College welcomed Mr Stephen Dooley, Mrs Annabel Dooley, their whānau and invited guests, joining the Board of Trustees,…

Senior Boys Waterpolo - Term 1

February 2, 2022

Open to all senior students who can confidently swim 100m. Games are played on Friday evenings or Sundays late afternoon. Trainings are held at Westwave on Wednesdays 6:30-7:45am. Please contact Ian McLaughlan 027 294 3864, i.mclaughlan.school.nz Registrations close Friday 4th February.

Starting 2022 under "Red" Traffic Light

January 25, 2022

I do hope you and your sons had a safe and enjoyable Christmas and summer break. We look forward to Steve Dooley starting as Principal from 27 January and introducing him to the Liston College students and community as we start the new school year.

Download our School App

February 9, 2022

Download our School App - this gives you instant access to notifications and important news and events.

Sports Uniforms

February 10, 2022

Sports Uniforms are now available for purchase.

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