Term 1, 2019

Important dates

  • Tuesday, 29 January

    • Term begins for new students (with new boarders arriving the evening prior)
  • Wednesday, 30 January

    • Term begins for returning students
  • Monday 21 January

    • Girls Camp departs for Tihoi (meeting at Harington House at 8.00am OR Tihoi at 11.00am; returning on Thursday 24 January at 9.00am)
    • Senior student subject confirmation day

Week 3

Monday 11 Feb 12.20pmHeadmaster's AssemblyView
  3.30pmChamber Choir auditionsView
Tuesday 12 Feb 8.05amChapelView
  10.00amTihoi 2019/1 Parents’ morning tea (Hamilton campus)View
  12.10pmSt Paul’s 60th birthday celebration (Gymnasium)View
Wednesday 13 Feb All dayAthletics Sports (Porritt Stadium)View
  3.30pmChamber Choir auditionsView
Thursday 14 Feb 12BIO trip - formativeView
Friday 15 Feb All dayYear 11 Activities DayView
  12AGBUS tripView
  12.20pmHeadmaster’s AssemblyView
  3.30pmChamber Choir auditionsView
Saturday 16 Feb EXEATView
Sunday 17 Feb EXEATView

Week 4

Monday 18 Feb EXEATView
Tuesday 19 Feb EXEATView
  4.00pmBig Band and Concert Band rehearsalView
  5.30pmBoarder Parents’ FunctionView
  8.00pmBoarders due backView
Wednesday 20 Feb 6.00pmPrefects’ MeetingView
Thursday 21 Feb 12ESS trip (tbc)View
Friday 22 Feb 11GEO trip (tbc)View
  12.20amHeadmasters’ AssemblyView
Saturday 23 Feb Year 9 boarders’ In-weekendView
  School Chess Team - Mt MaunganuiView
Sunday 24 Feb 7.00pmYear 10-13 boarders due backView
  7.30pmChapel – Harington DayView

Week 5

Monday 25 Feb 1.00pmLincoln University visitView
Tuesday 26 Feb 1.00pmMassey University visitView
Wednesday 27 Feb WSS Team Triathlon ChampionshipsView
  1.00pmTihoi 2019/1 leave weekendView
Thursday 28 Feb 12BIO trip summativeView
  12.30pmPrefects’ AssemblyView
  6.00pmPukekohe Info EveningView
Friday 01 Mar Kapa Haka trip until 2ndView
Saturday 02 Mar El Coro Workshop until 3rdView
  9.30amMother & Daughter BreakfastView
Sunday 03 Mar 7.00pmBoarders due backView
  7.30pmChapel – Williams HouseView

Week 6

Monday 04 Mar 13ACC field tripView
  9.00amVision testing for Year 10View
  3.30pmLOC MeetingView
  5.00pmTihoi 2019/1 due backView
Tuesday 05 Mar Central Zone Athletics ChampionshipsView
  1.00pmWintec visitView
Wednesday 06 Mar House Haka competitionView
Thursday 07 Mar 5.30pmThe Big Welcome Back ReunionView
Friday 08 Mar All dayThe Big Welcome Back ReunionView
  NISS Rowing (Karapiro) until 10thView
Saturday 09 Mar All dayThe Big Welcome Back ReunionView
  12.00pmEXEAT commencesView
Sunday 10 Mar EXEATView
  The Big Welcome Back ReunionView

Week 7

Monday 11 Mar EXEATView
  8.00pmBoarders due backView
Tuesday 12 Mar Father & Son BreakfastView
  All daySwimming SportsView
Wednesday 13 Mar WSS Individual Triathlon ChampionshipsView
Thursday 14 Mar 13Cons First Aid courseView
  11AGHT tripView
  5.00pmEPro8 Challenge (Year 9/10)View
Friday 15 Mar Year 9 & Year 10 Parent Teacher InterviewsView
  9.30pmEPro8 Challenge (Year 9/10)View
Saturday 16 Mar 2.00pmOpen DayView
Sunday 17 Mar 12SPS trip until 19thView
  Senior Drama WorkshopView
  7.00pmBoarders due backView
  7.30pmChapel – Hamilton House / Hall HouseView

Week 8

Monday 18 Mar 1.00pmAUT visitView
Tuesday 19 Mar World Vision Youth Leadership ForumView
  Years 11-13 Day Parent Teacher InterviewsView
Wednesday 20 Mar    
Thursday 21 Mar    
Friday 22 Mar Grandparents’ DayView
  Years 11-13 Boarder Parent Teacher InterviewsView
  10.00amTihoi 2019/1 leave weekendView
Saturday 23 Mar EXEATView
  WSS Athletics ChampionshipsView
Sunday 24 Mar EXEATView

Week 9

Monday 25 Mar EXEATView
  Summer Tournament Week – Maadi Cup Rowing (Karapiro) & NZSS Tennis Championships (Christchurch)View
  1st XI Cricket Gillette Cup Qualifier (in Rotorua until 29th)View
  5.00pmTihoi 2019/1 due backView
Tuesday 26 Mar EXEATView
  4.00pmBig Band and Concert Band rehearsalView
  8.00pmBoarders due backView
Wednesday 27 Mar 11BUS tripView
  Premier Boys Basketball 3x3 National Tournament (in Tauranga until 29th)View
  1.00pmWaikato University visitView
Thursday 28 Mar 5.30pmCollegians and past rowing parents function (Lake Karapiro)View
Friday 29 Mar NZSS Triathlon Championships until 30th (New PlymouthView
Saturday 30 Mar NZSS Adventure Racing Championships (Cromwell)View
Sunday 31 Mar 13SPS trip until 2ndView
  7.00pmBoarders’ due backView
  7.30pmChapel combined with Waikato Diocesan (at St Paul’s)View

Week 10

Monday 01 Apr 1.00pmCanterbury University visitView
Tuesday 02 Apr WSS Swimming ChampionshipsView
  11AGHT tripView
Wednesday 03 Apr Otago Junior Mathematics Competition (tbc)View
  5.30pmCollegians’ Committee MeetingView
Thursday 04 Apr 12AGHT tripView
  Summer & House photosView
  12.30pmPrefects’ AssemblyView
  12.30pmVictoria University visitView
  5.00pmTihoi 2019/1 returnView
Friday 05 Apr Youth Jazz Competition until 6th (Tauranga)View
  1.00pmAuckland University visitView
Saturday 06 Apr NISS Athletics Championships until 7th (Tauranga)View
  Trans-Tasman Netball Tournament until 12th (Ballarat)View
Sunday 07 Apr 8.00amTihoi Open DayView
  7.00pmBoarders due backView
  7.30pmGarden of Remembrance Chapel (full school attendance)View

Week 11

Monday 08 Apr 1.00pmOtago University visitView
Tuesday 09 Apr 7.00pmGuest speaker: Paul Dillon (expert on drugs and alcohol)View
Wednesday 10 Apr Tihoi end of termView
  Tihoi 2019/1 Community Day and end of termView
  Stanthorpe State High School Agribusiness billets arrive (until 13th)View
Thursday 11 Apr Crocodile PitView
  8.05amCommunion Chapel ServiceView
Friday 12 Apr TERM 1 ENDSView
  Choir Camp at Tihoi (until 15th)View
  NISS Adventure Racing Championships until 14th (Tutira, Hawkes Bay)View
Saturday 13 Apr 1st XV Rugby vs Palmerston North Boys (home)View
Sunday 14 Apr    


Monday 15 Apr    
Tuesday 16 Apr    
Wednesday 17 Apr    
Thursday 18 Apr    
Friday 19 Apr All dayGood FridayView
Saturday 20 Apr    
Sunday 21 Apr All dayEaster SundayView


Monday 22 Apr    
Tuesday 23 Apr    
Wednesday 24 Apr    
Thursday 25 Apr All dayANZAC DayView
Friday 26 Apr    
Saturday 27 Apr    
Sunday 28 Apr    

Week 1

Monday 29 Apr 5.00pmTihoi returnsView
Tuesday 30 Apr    
Wednesday 01 May 6.00pmAuckland Info EveningView
Thursday 02 May    
Friday 03 May    
Saturday 04 May    
Sunday 05 May