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Gifted and Talented Programme at Medbury

Medbury School offers a multitude of enrichment opportunities to meet the particular needs of gifted and talented learners. Provisions are made for such students, including twice exceptional. We recognise boys specific abilities and qualities, which may be social, cultural, creative, cognitive, physical or spiritual.

At Medbury, gifted and talented learners have a myriad of opportunities to engage in personalised learning programmes to enhance their critical and creative thinking skills. They are encouraged to explore complex issues that shape our world now and in the future.

  • Chess Club
  • Coding
  • Robotics
  • Spanish
  • Mandarin
  • Music and Performing Arts: After-school Drama Troupe, Speech and Drama, Shakespeare Festival, Senior Productions, Choirs, Orchestra,'Tuesdays at 5’ Showcases
  • Extension Art classes
  • Advanced Music and Movement - Junior School
  • Crest Science Badge (The Royal Society of New Zealand)
  • Canterbury/Westland Science and Technology Fair
  • Cantamath Competition
  • Australasian Maths Olympiad Competition
  • ICAS examinations
  • Otago Problem Solving
  • Future Problem Solving
  • Tournament of the Minds
  • The Otago Times EXTRA Spelling Competition
  • Options Mornings
  • Cross Year level streaming
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