Darfield High School is a co-educational, Year 7 to Year 13 school, located in rural Canterbury, New Zealand. We are a community school providing an environment in which each student is supported to gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for successful and confident living. There are currently 750 students studying at Darfield High School.


What's coming up? 

Correction to Calendar: There is no Health meeting on 16 April.

8 April - BOT Meeting
9 April - DHS Cross Country
10 April - PPTA Paid Union Meeting; Canterbury PS Swimming Champs
11 April - Mufti Day for Cystic Fibrosis
11-12 April - Year 11 Geography Trip
12-16 April - 13PE Rock Climbing Trip
15 April - ANZAC Service
16 April - NCEA Credit Cards Issued
17 April - Newsletter #6; Term One ends
18 April - Good Friday
21 April - Easter Monday
25 April - ANZAC Day
5 May - Term Two begins

Check the Calendar and Dispatch for more details.

2014 Ski Programme enrolment is now open. Click here for enrolment form.


Course Choice Booklet for Years 11 - 13 available here.


Read the latest DHS Dispatch here


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