School Newsletter


Somehow, despite the weather at any one time, getting past the shortest day raises the spirits as we look forward to longer days and warmer weather.  Winter can be a bit of a slog.  Ask any farmer braving the elements to go and feed the stock and any parent cheering on their children from the side line of a muddy sports field.  Assessment week has passed and students... > Read more

Mufti Day

A mufti day will be held next Thursday, 29th June 2017.  The cost to each student is $2.00.   > Read more


Katherine Hughes-Long attended the Careers Expo in Palmerston North.  During her visit she entered into a draw with Masterlink, Master Plumbers.  There were over 200 entries and she was the winner.   Mr Bob McCoy, from Masterlink visited Dannevirke High School and... > Read more

Stephanie Walker

On Friday, 16th June, Stephanie Walker flew down to Christchurch to run in the New Zealand Secondary School Cross Country Nationals on Saturday, 17th June.  Stephanie finished 33rd out of the 108 girls in her race with a time of 12 minutes, 12 seconds—20 placings better than last year... > Read more

Youth Leaders Symposium

On Thursday, 10th June 2017, Alex Frith, Nikayla Deacon, Victoria Evans and Lauren Carr went to Massey University to attend the "Youth Leaders Symposium", a day put on by the Massey Politics Department to encourage youth leader voice in many issues.  We were asked to consider... > Read more

2017 Talent Quest

The Dannevirke High School 2017 Talent Quest is being held on  Saturday, 1st July 2017.   To raise funds for this event a raffle is being run.  $2.00 a ticket for 3 draws: Family Gazebo, Nutri Fusion and Basketball Goal and Net.  These will be drawn on the night of... > Read more