What’s Up - Student Life

School Term Dates 2018

Term 1

Wednesday 31st Jan – Thursday 12 April

Friday 13 April is a TOD

Waitangi Day:  6 February

Good Friday:  Friday 30 March

Easter Monday:  Monday 02 April

Easter Tuesday:  Tuesday 03 April

Term 2

30-Apr-18  to  06-Jul-18

Queens Birthday:  Monday 04 June

Term 3

23-Jul-18  to  28-Sep-18

South Canterbury Day:  Monday 24 September

Term 4

15-Oct-18  to  17 -Dec-18

(may be different due to TOD's)


Labour Day:  Monday 22 October

PB4L Team

Students at Highfield School are encouraged to take roles of responsibility in the school.

The reliability of our students is a real strength at Highfield.

We have an active School Council, House Leaders, Road Wardens, Librarians, PALS,

and Peer Mediators.

This group help promote the Highfield Learner values and our fortnightly focus


House Leaders

Red House:  

Tyler Happer

Taylah Hurrell

Yellow House:  

Quinn Thow

Oliver Fitzgerald

Green House:

Will Hendry Davies

Emelia Luscombe

Blue House:  

Daniel Black

Luke Blair

Lunch Orders

Monday – Subway

Orders are to be placed before 8.50am

Please mark on the packet your name, room number and order details clearly.

Correct money to be enclosed – no change will be given.

$5.00 for a 6 inch or $9.00 for a foot long (see order form for more details)

Term 3

Tuesday - Saveloy $2

Orders taken before school

Warm Up Wednesday

Bring food to be heated by our Home and School helpers

Friday - Pita Pit

Please place your order at lunchonline.




Highfield offers a range of activities for the students to participate in.  The students take pride in their achievements and enjoy participating and representing our school.


Spelling Bee

Current Events Quiz

Literacy Quiz and Writers Workshop

Local Speech Competition

We also offer students the NSW University competitions

Sports / Cultural


Netball (winter)

Basketball (Year 7 / 8 Term 1 and 2 – Year 5 / 6 and 3 /4 Term 3 and 4)

Hockey (winter)

Touch Rugby (Year 4 – 8 Summer)

Softball / Tee Ball (Summer)

We also send teams to the SCPSSA Swimming, Triathlon, Cross Country, and Athletics


Kapa Haka Group


School Choir

p: 03 686 1419

f: 03 686 2843

Absence Line: 03 686 2763

School Bank Account No: 03-0855-0334487-00

Rimu St, Highfield, Timaru 7910, New Zealand

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