Term Dates

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See our International Students Term Dates

Daily Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 8.40 am - 3.15 pm 
Thursday: 9.05 am - 3.15 pm 



Term 1

Staggered Start below to Thursday 13 April 2017

Course confirmation - senior students with option changes only, Friday 27 January

  • Year 13 - 9 am
  • Year 11 - 10:30 am
  • Year 12 - 11:30 am

Students to be in full uniform.

Public holiday: Auckland Anniversary Day (Monday 30 January)

Start dates for:

  • Year 9 and all NEW students (Years 10-13) including new international, Tuesday 31 January at 9:00am. Orientation continues Wednesday 1 February at 9:00am
  • Year 10 and returning Year 10 international students with NO option changes, Wednesday 1 February at 10:00am
  • Timetable begins for ALL students including returning internationalThursday 2 February

Orientation is expected to go from 9.30 am to 11.00 am, afterwhich students will depart.

Commencement procedures for students:

  • Need to bring laptop and pen and paper for the first day
  • Full uniform
  • Meet in the Performing Arts Centre (Year 9 and ALL NEW students at 9am Tuesday 31 Jan, Year 10 at 10am Wednesday 1 Feb)
  • Allocated Whanau and introduced to Whanau Leader and Assistant Whanau Leaders
  • Will begin orientation in allocated Whanau, with an introduction to the school, rules and relevant information regarding timetables, café etc.
  • Some Astle and PAT testing will take place for Mathematics and English on one of the orientation days
  • Our excellent onsite Café will be open for over the counter orders from Tuesday 31 January

 Read more on Uniform and Stationery

10 or 11 weeks
Public holidays: Auckland Anniversary Day (Monday 30 January), Waitangi Day observed (Monday 6 February)
School holidays: 2 weeks (includes Easter and Easter Tuesday and Anzac Day) Friday 14 April – Sunday 30 April

Term 2

Monday 1 May to Friday 7 July 2017

10 weeks
School closed: Teacher Only Day - Friday 2 June
Public holidays: Queen's Birthday - Monday 5 June
School holidays: Saturday 8 July - Sunday 23 July

Term 3

Monday 24 July to Friday 29 September 2017

10 weeks
School holidays: 2 weeks. Saturday 30 September - Sunday 15 October

Term 4

Monday 16 October to no later than Monday 11 December 2017 *TBC

up to 10 weeks
Public holidays: Labour Day (Mon 23 Oct)
School holidays: 5 or 6 weeks (from school's closing day until opening date of school the following year)

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