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2017

Term Dates 2017

Term Start Date End Date
Term 1 Wednesday 1 February Thursday 13 April
Term 2 Monday 1 May Friday 7 July
Term 3 Monday 24 July Friday 29 September
Term 4 Monday 16 October Thursday 7 December

Each school day commences at 8:40am and concludes at 3:20pm.

Public Holidays 2017

Holiday Date
Teacher Only Day Tuesday 31 January
Waitangi Day Monday 6 February
Good Friday Friday 14 April
Easter Monday Monday 17 April
Easter Tuesday Tuesday 18 April
Teacher Only Day Friday 2 June
Queen’s Birthday Monday 5 June
Mid Term Break – School Closed Friday 8 September
Labour Day Monday 23 October

Key Dates & Events 2017

Event Date
Senior Course Confirmation Monday 30 January (8:30am – 1:00pm)
Senior Students Return (Year 11-13) Wednesday 1 February (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Junior Students Return (Year 9 & 10) Thursday 2 February (9:00am – 3:20pm)
All Students Return Friday 3 February
College House Year 9 Camp Friday 10 February – Sunday 12 February
Crest to Crest Challenge Monday 13 February – Friday 17 February
Year 12 Outdoor Pursuits (Hillary Outdoor Pursuits Centre) Monday 13 February – Friday 17 February
Year 13 Mountain Trip (Mt Ruapehu) Monday 13 February – Friday 17 February
School Athletic Preliminaries Tuesday 28 February
Sir Gordon Tietjens Rugby 7’s Tournament – Massey Sport & Rugby Institute Friday 3 March – Saturday 4 March
School Athletic Championships & Marching – Massey Thursday 9 March
Senior Production – Footloose – Speirs Centre – 7:30pm Thursday 16 March – Saturday 25 March
Summer Tournament Week Monday 27 March – Sunday 2 April
Parent Teacher Interviews (School closes at 3pm) Tuesday 4 April
Parent Teacher Interviews (School closes at 3pm) Thursday 6 April
College House Open Day – 10:00am-1:00pm Sunday 9 April
Parent Teacher Interviews (School closes at 3pm) Monday 10 April
School Road Race, Ongley Park Tuesday 11 April
Swimming Sports Wednesday 12 April
Commerce Tour – Hawaii & USA Saturday 8 April – Saturday 29 April
French Language & Cultural Tour Monday 10 April – Friday 5 May
School ANZAC Day Service Tuesday 2 May
School Cross Country Tuesday 2 May
PNBHS Examinations – Year 9 & 10 Students Tuesday 23 May – Friday 26 May
Niger House Rugby – NPBHS Monday 5 June
New Plymouth Exchange – PNBHS Thursday 22 June
Leadership Week Monday 3 July – Sunday 9 July
“Red Socks Day” Friday 7 July
Enrolments for 2018 Year 9 Students Open Monday 24 July
Napier BHS Polson Banner Exchange – at PNBHS Wednesday 2 August
School Open Day Thursday 3 August
School Concert Tuesday 8 August & Wednesday 9 August
Parent Teacher Interviews Thursday 10 August
Parent Teacher Interviews Monday 14 August
Senior School Ball Saturday 19 August
Year 10-12 Subject Information Evening Thursday 22 August
Shand Shield Winter Tournament Week Monday 4 September – Sunday 10 September
Enrolments for 2018 Year 9 Students Close – 4:30pm Monday 4 September
Mid Term Break – School Closed Friday 8 September
PNBHS Examinations for Level 1, 2 & 3 Friday 15 September – Friday 22 September
Shand Shield Winter Tournament Tuesday 26 September
Shand Shield Choral Competition Wednesday 27 September
Senior Monrad Cup Thursday 28 September
Year 13 Leaver’s Dinner Monday 6 November
PNBHS Examinations – Year 9 & 10 Students Monday 6 November – Friday 10 November
NCEA Examinations Friday 10 November – Friday 1 December
Year 9 & 10 Current Events and Junior Road Race Tuesday 21 November
Year 10 Outdoor Education Camps Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December
Year 9 & 10 Students at school Monday 4 December
Junior Monrad Cup and Junior Touch Tuesday 5 December
All Students at School Wednesday 6 December
Sports and Cultural Prizegiving – PNBHS Hall Thursday 7 December, 9:00am
College House Prizegiving – Speirs Centre Thursday 7 December, 4:30pm
School Prizegiving – Arena Manawatu Thursday 7 December, 7:00pm