Sport




Dannevirke High School encourages student involvement in sport and participation levels are higher than most schools.  The great majority of students represent their school in Secondary School competitions and inter-school fixtures.  Most sport is played either in Dannevirke or the Manawatu. 

Teams are fielded in:
Basketball, Cricket, Hockey, Netball, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Athletics, Cross Country, Tennis, Canoe Polo, Squash

Students also have the opportunity to enter tournaments in:
Canoeing, Cycling, Equestrian, Golf and Triathalon events.

Students have the opportunity to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh programme.

The school is fortunate in having a Multi Sport Committee and Advisory Boards supporting sport in the school