Frequently Asked Questions


Frequently Asked Questions

When is your Enrolment Period?

Our Enrolment period for 2018 Enrolments is from Monday 24 July, 2017 and closes Monday 4 September, 2017.

This Enrolment Period applies to both in-zone and out-of-zone enrolments.

Do you have a waiting list?


When will I hear if my son has been accepted?

You will be notified one week after the Enrolment Period closes.

What if I my son is a late enrolment?

Your son will be placed on a ‘late enrolment waiting list’ while the roll is being confirmed by the Rector. You will be notified within a reasonable period of time if your son has been accepted.

When is your Open Day?

The School Open Day is on Thursday 3 August, 2017.

When are our testing days?

Tuesday 17 October 2017
9am – 12 noon
Palmerston North Intermediate Normal Students only.
Please be at PNBHS by 8.50am.

Wednesday 18 October 2017
12 noon – 3pm
All Country Schools, Bulls, Levin, Carncot Independent, Cornerstone Christian, Dannevirke, Wanganui, TKKM, all other out of town students and all College House students
Please be at PNBHS by 11.50am.

Thursday 19 October 2017
9am – 12 noon
Ross Intermediate, Monrad Intermediate, Ashhurst School, Whakarongo School, Roslyn School, Takaro School and Feilding Intermediate students.
Please be at PNBHS by 8.50am.

How do we get our son's uniform?

All New Entrants are required a 30 minute appointment to purchase their School Uniform. Bookings are to be made through our booking website (after your son has been accepted):

Bookings will be available on first come, first served basis, so please ensure you book your appointment as soon as you are able.

Appointments are available at the following times:

Please see our Uniform Shop tab for more information

My son has applied for the Sports Development Programme. Will he get a trial?

All students who applied for the Sports Development Programme will be trialled. Please see our Sports Development Programme page here for more details.