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.


Progress Reports: Parent Interviews

Thursday 19 March from 3.30 pm to 6.30 pm.


Bookings can be made online, from Friday 6 March, by clicking here


More information is included with the reports which are being emailed/posted on Friday 6 March.

Coming Up:

Sunday 1 March: Year 12 Geography Trip to Mt Cook (til 4th)
Monday 2 March: Years 12/13 Barista Course; Year 7 Camps (til 13th)
Wednesday 4 March: Year 13 Electoral Enrolment
Thursday 5 March: Year 12 Biology/Science River Study Trip
Friday 6 March: PP Day for River Study Trip; Progress Reports sent; Newsletter #2; World Vision Leadership Day

Wednesday 11 March: Canterbury PS Triathlon Champs; Defence Forces Presentation
Friday 13 March: STAFF ONLY DAY
Tuesday 10 March: Board Meeting
Sunday 15 March: Year 13 History Trip to Arrowtown (til 18th)

Monday 16 March: Year 9 Camps start
Tuesday 17 March: Canty SS Athletics Prelims; Malvern Swimming Sports; Update of 2015 External Assessment Specs; PTSA Meeting
Thursday 19 March: Parent Teacher Interviews
Saturday 21 March: Canterbury SS Athletics Finals

Monday 23 March: Summer Tournament Week; Year 9 Camps continue
Tuesday 24 March: SISS Golf Champs (til 28th)
Thursday 26 March: Parent Presentation for Youth Resilience Programme
Friday 27 March: Newsletter #3
Saturday 28 March: SISS Athletics; Year 13 Rock Climbing Expedition (til 2 April)

Monday 30 March: Canterbury PS Swimming; Canterbury SS Dressage
Tuesday 31 March: House Meetings (prep for Cross Country)
Wednesday 1 April: Canterbury SS Swimming; First Data Upload to NZQA; Year 10 Enterprise Day
Thursday 2 April: Cross Country; SAC; Last Day of Term One

Term Dates 2015

Stationery orders can be made through OfficeMax MySchool here.

Bus Information Link

Course Choice Booklet for Years 11 - 13 available here.

Read the latest DHS Dispatch here