Last Day of School  Wednesday 18 December 2019


The following is a basic list of items your child will require for 2020. Your child’s teacher may require one or two additional items not shown here, however every effort has been made to keep costs to a minimum. The list is provided now so that stationery may be purchased in advance of school starting.  Students are expected to bring along these requirements on the first day of school.

Please label books with names only and not subject.

Code Type Year 7 & 8
1B5 Exercise Book 6
1E8 Grid Book 1
14B8 Lined Refill 1
30cm Ruler (solid plastic not metal or flexi) 1
Eraser 1
Pencil Sharpener 1
Pencil (HB) 2
Blue Ball-point Pen 4
Red Ball-point Pen 2
Black Ball-point Pen 2
Colouring Pencils 1 set
Clear File – Black (20 Leaf) 2
Highlands Homework Diary (compulsory) $10 from School Office or Uniform Shop 1
Glue stick 1
Highlighter Pens (different colours) 1
  • Vivid pens and Twink are not to be used at school


OfficeMax provides the school with a 10% rebate for every dollar spent on student stationery. You can order the products online through Or go into the store.

Homework Diaries

These are an effective communication link between home and school. Students learn self-management skills and are responsible for their daily requirements and organisation. Diaries are included in the Stationery List but can only be purchased from the School Office or Uniform Shop at a cost of $10.00. These are compulsory for all students.

Technology Requirements

We request that all students have the following for their Technology lessons:

Requirement Subject
Apron/Tea Towel/Container Food Technology

Term Dates for 2020

Term 1
Monday 3 February to Thursday 9 April 2020 (Friday Holiday Good Friday 10 April 2020)

Monday 3 February 2020 School open for students
Tuesday 4 February 2020 School open for students
Wednesday 5 February 2020 School open for students
Thursday 6 February 2020 No School – Waitangi Day
Friday 7 February 2020 School open for students

Term 2
(Monday Anzac day observed) Tuesday 28 April  to Friday 3 July 2020

Monday 1 June 2020 Queen’s Birthday Holiday

Term 3
Monday 20 July  to Friday 25 September 2020

Term 4
Monday 12 October to (date to be decided)

Monday 26 October 2020 Labour Weekend

School Office Holiday Opening Hours 2020

Wednesday 29 January 2020 Office open 9.00am to 3.00pm
Thursday 30 January 2020 Office open 9.00am to 3.00pm
Friday 31 January 2020 Office open 9.00am to 3.00pm
Monday 3 February 2020 Normal Office hours 8.00am to 3.30pm

School commences for Term 1

Uniform Shop Hours During Term 

Monday,Wednesday and Thursday 8.45am – 9.30am
Tuesday 12.30pm – 2.30pm
Friday Closed

Phone 06 7584162 ext 709 or