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? 

The date for Parent Teacher Interviews has had to be changed, due to work being done in the Hall.

Parent Teacher Interviews will take place on Thursday 14 August from 3.30 pm to 6.30 pm. Bookings will be made online and the link will be published early next term.

Darfield Young Achievers 2014 - Nominations open Monday 28 July and close on Wednesday 13 August (note change to dates published in Calendar).

Term 3 - 21 July to 26 September
21 July - Term 3 begins; Out of Zone Enrolments due
22 July - PTSA Meeting
24 July - Newsletter 11
28 July - Young Achievers Nominations Open
29 July - ICAS English Competition
1 August - Year 13 RC Practical Day; Data Upload to NZQA
2 August - Senior Formal
4 August - Year 12 Interview Day
5 August - Canterbury SS Ski and Snowboard Champs
6 August - NCEA Credit Cards issued; Southern Jam Festival (to 10 August)
7 August - Canterbury SS Ski and Snowboard Champs postponement; Newsletter 12; Careers Evening
8 August - NZSS Gymsports Champs
12 August - Canterbury SS Duathlon Champs; Malvern PS Winter Tournament; Canterbury SS Ski and Snowboard Champs Reserve Day; ICAS Maths Competition; BOT Meeting
13 August - NCEA letters of concern sent; Young Achievers Nominations close
14 August - Canterbury Ski and Snowboard Champs Reserve Day; Parent Teacher Interviews
15 August - Year 12 RC Practical Day
19 August - PTSA Meeting
21 August - Newsletter 13
22 August - DHS Golf Champs

Check the Calendar and Dispatch for more details.

Course Choice Booklet for Years 11 - 13 available here.

Read the latest DHS Dispatch here

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