School Newsletter


Tēnā koutou katoa.  Senior exams have now finished.  Students will be in normal classes and times for the last week of Term 3.  Exam results will be handed back during this time.  Please ask your child how they got on, and what is it that they need, in order to gain higher marks in the external exams.  Over the school break, (note I did not say holiday), senior... > Read more

Achievers Assembly

An Achievers’ Assembly is being held on Friday, 29th September at 9:00am in the Hall.  All welcome to attend.  > Read more

End of Term

Next Friday, 29th September 2017 is the last day of Term 3.  Term 4 will begin on Monday, 16th October 2017 at 8:45am.  It will be Day 1 on the timetable. > Read more

Sports Draw

Congratulations to the Freyans Basketball Team for making the finals.  Their game is at 5:00pm and they play PNGHS Red on Court 7.   We wish them all the very best.  > Read more

PTA Fundraiser

The PTA are fundraising by selling Dough Boy Pies.  An order form will be sent home with you child on Monday 25th September 2017.   It would be very much appreciated if you could please support the PTA.   > Read more

Thomas Raffaelli Memorial Football Game

Fantastic games of Football were played at the 'Thomas Raffaelli Memorial' There were so many players and spectators who actually played in teams with Thomas, which made this a very special day, he would have been extra pleased with the Boys 1st X1, 3 -1 win against the Dannevirke... > Read more

Hockey Breakup

All Hockey players and their families are invited to an end of season celebration next Wednesday, 27th September 2017, the last week of Term 3, from 5:30pm to 6:30pm in the Dannevirke High School Canteen. This is a chance to farewell those who are leaving and to thank those who have helped us.... > Read more


TrustPower in partnership with local district and city councils recognize and reward service to communities.  The Youth Community Spirit Award is open to Year 13 students who are actively involved in their school and community.  Entries are judged by a panel made up of representatives... > Read more

Sports Prizegiving

This will be the first year we will be holding a separate, formal Sports Prizegiving, which is being held on Tuesday, 31st October 2017 at 6:00pm in the School Hall. We are aiming to recognise our teams together, while appreciating the volunteers who have given up their time to support... > Read more

Prizegiving Cups and Trophies

If your child/children received a cup or trophy at last year’s Prizegiving or Award Assemblies can you please ensure they are returned to the Main Office as soon as possible, as organisation for the 2017 Prizegiving is underway and it is imperative they are returned.   > Read more

Sports - Looking Ahead

Looking forward, here are the dates for Tournament Weeks in the future: Summer: Week starting 19th March Week starting 25th March Week starting 30th March Winter... > Read more

Up and Coming Dates

Term 3 Friday, 29th September Awards Assembly Term 4 Wednesday, 18th October Launch of CoL 4:00pm to 7:00pm DHS Hall Wednesday, 25th to 27th October Science Fair  DHS... > Read more