Dates for Parents

2017 Start Dates

  • Wednesday 25 January
    • 9:30am - Year 13 re-enrolment
    • 11:00am - Year 12 re-enrolment

  • Thursday 26 January
    • 10:00am - Year 10 re-enrolment
    • 11:30am - Year 11 re-enrolment

  • Friday 27 January - Teachers Only Day

  • Monday 30 January - 9:00am - Year 9 Powhiri in PAC

  • Tuesday 31 January - 8.45am - All students start classes

  • Monday 6 February - Waitangi Day observed

2017 Term Dates

  • Term 1- Monday 30 January - Thurs 13 April (106 half days - 11 weeks)
  • Term 2- Monday 1 May - Friday 7 July (98 half days - 10 weeks)
  • Term 3- Monday 24 July - Friday 29 September (100 half days - 10 weeks)
  • Term 4- Monday 16 October - Friday 8 December(76 half days - 8 weeks)

2017 Public Holidays

  • New Year’s Day - 1 January (Sunday) observed on Tues 3 Jan
  • Day after New Year’s Day - 2 January (Monday)
  • Waitangi Day -6 February (Monday)
  • Good Friday - 14 April (Friday)
  • Easter Monday - 17 April (Monday) during school holidays
  • Anzac Day - 25 April (Tuesday) during school holidays
  • Queen’s Birthday - 5 June (Monday)
  • Labour Day - 23 October (Monday)
  • Canterbury Anniversary Day - 17 November (Friday)

2018 Start Dates

  • Tuesday 23 January
    • Faculties/departments meet

  • Wednesday 24 January
    • 9.30am Year 13 re-enrolment
    • 11.00am Year 12 re-enrolment

  • Thursday 25 January
    • 10.00am Year 10 re-enrolment
    • 11.30am Year 11 re-enrolment

  • Friday 26 January
    • Teacher Only Day

  • Monday 29 January
    • 9.00am Year 9 Powhiri in PAC

  • Tuesday 30 January
    • 8.45am All students start classes

  • Tuesday 6 February
    • Waitangi Day


2018 Term Dates


  • Term 1 - Monday 29 January ~ Fri 13 April (102 half days – 11 weeks)
  • Term 2 - Monday 30 April ~ Friday 6 July (98 half days – 10 weeks)
  • Term 3 - Monday 23 July ~ Friday 28 September (100 half days – 10 weeks)
  • Term 4 - Monday 15 October ~ Tuesday 11 December (80 half days – 8.4 weeks)

2018 Public Holidays


  • New Year’s Day 1 January (Monday)
  • Day after New Year’s Day 2 January (Tuesday)
  • Waitangi Day 6 February (Tuesday)
  • Good Friday 30 March (Friday)
  • Easter Monday 2 April (Monday)
  • Easter Tuesday 3 April (Tuesday)
  • Anzac Day 25 April (Wednesday) during school holidays
  • Queen’s Birthday 4 June (Monday)
  • Labour Day 22 October (Monday)
  • Canterbury Anniversary Day 16 November (Friday)