Kia ora whānau and caregivers,

We hope you have all had a relaxing holiday and have begun the new year feeling recharged. We are looking forward to seeing students return to school later this week.

Please note the dates and times below for the first few days. Students should also make sure they have all their stationery by the first day. Lists can be found on our site at http://www.whs.school.nz/stationery-list/

The Cafeteria is not open until Monday 3 February. Students should bring a packed lunch with them.

Wednesday 29 January – Year 9 and Internationals

N.B. There are two start times for Year 9. All whānau have been emailed with the start time for their child. If you have not received this information, please email admin@whs.school.nz or call 043858911.

  • 8.40 – Year 9 Pōwhiri 1
  • 9.00 – International students arrive
  • 9.40 – Year 9 Pōwhiri 2
  • 3.20 – All students dismissed

Thursday 30 January – Year 9, Internationals and New Students in Years 10 – 13

  • 8.45am – New Year 10-13 and international students Pōwhiri and orientation; Year 9 and Orientation Day 2 programme
  • 1.00pm – New Year 10-13 students dismissed
  • 3.20pm – Year 9 dismissed

Friday 31 January – all students

  • 8:45am – Year 9 normal timetable
  • 9.00am  – Year 10 assembly in hall then to rōpū classes (dismissed 10:30am)
  • 10.00am   – Year 11 assembly then to rōpū classes (dismissed 11:20am)
  • 11.20am –  Year 13 assembly then to rōpū classes (dismissed 12:20pm)
  • 12.20pm – Year 12 assembly then to rōpū classes (dismissed 1:20pm)
  • 3.20pm   – Year 9 dismissed

Monday 3 February 

  • Normal timetable for all year groups