Term Dates, Bank Details, Office Hours & Bus Routes


  • Term 3 – 20 July – 25 September
  • Term 4 – 12 October – 11 December


  • Term 1 – 5 February (for years 9, 12 and 13 only) and 9 February (all school) – 16 April
  • Term 2 – 3 May – 9 July
  • Term 3 – 26 July – 1 October
  • Term 4 – 18 October – 13 December


  • Office hours (term time only) 8.30 am – 4.15 pm Monday – Friday
  • Student hours:
    • A warning bell is rung at 8.40 am
    • Period 1 starts at 8.45 am
    • Interval is from 11.05 am to 11.20 am
    • Lunch is from 1.25-2.15 pm
    • School finishes at 3.15 pm
  • A full timetable is here  Bell Times T3
  • Bank Account Details NBS – 031354-0289467-016 – (please note this account is for payment of student School Fees only)
  • NBS – Automatic Payment Form (NBS Deposit Form)
  • Application for Financial Assistance Form (Application-For-Financial-Assistance)

MAPS OF BUS ROUTES: These routes are subject to change by the Ministry of Education and the contracted bus company.  Do not rely on these to buy property in a particular area! The “Route Points” listed on page 2 are way points only, not bus stops. Please contact the bus company directly for information on stops and timings – their number is 03 548 3290. These maps came into use term 1, 2020. 

  • 7020 Neudorf-Upper Moutere – Sunrise Valley, Moutere Store, Country Kids’ Corner, Moutere Community Centre, Neudorf Rd, Blackbird Valley intersection, Neudorf Rd, Thorn Rd, Rosedale Corner, Prices Corner, Moutere Highway, Flaxmore Rd, Harley Rd, Pah St, Grey St
  • 7078 Pangatotora – Umukuri Rd/Anderson Rd, Sydney Valley Rd, Old Mill Rd, Brooklyn Valley Rd, Brooklyn Reserve, West Bank Rd, Peach Island Rd, Shaggery Rd, Alexander Bluff Bridge, Motueka Valley Highway, Chamberlain St, Whakarewa St, Queen Vic St, Pah St, Grey St
  • 7079 Pokororo  – Alexander Bluff Bridge, Motueka River West Bank Rd, Pokororo Hall, Baton Bridge, Main Highway, Ngatimoti Hall
  • 7081 Kaiteriteri (Amended) – Cooks Corner, Riwaka/Sandy Bay Rd, Moss Rd, Marahau Valley Rd, Beach Front Rd, Otuwhero Rd, Kaiteriteri/Sandy Bay Rd, Tokongawa Dr, Split Apple, Kaiteriteri Shop, Martin Farm Rd, Stephens Bay, Riwaka Rugby Grounds, Main Rd Riwaka (past Dehra Doon Rd), School Rd
  • 7082 Riwaka (Amended) – Riwaka Valley Rd, Riwaka Valley Left Branch, Main Rd, Dehra Doon Rd, Goodall Rd, Riwaka School, Lodder Lane, Motueka Bridge, Pah St, Parklands School
  • 7130 Mapua – Mapua Country Store, Mapua Hall, Higgs Rd, Mapua Dr, Coastal Highway, Weka Rd, Martin Loop Rd, Eden Rd, King Edward St, Queen Victoria St, Pah St, Grey St
  • 7133 Waiwhero – Central Rd, Edwards Rd, Waiwhero, Thorpe-Orinoco Rd, Lloyd Valley Rd, Waiwhero, Edwards, Central, Holdaway  Rd, Central Rd South, Wills Rd, Central Rd, Edwards Rd, Waiwhero, Ching Rd, Central Rd, Queen Victoria St, Pah St, Grey St
  • 7134 Gardner Valley-Ruby Bay – Moutere Highway, Cnr Flaxmore Rd, Cnr Davey Rd, Gardner Valley Rd, Tarrant Rd, Nuttall Rd, Coastal Hwy, Seaton Valley Rd, Mapua Chalets, Mapua Dr, Stafford Dr, Pomona Rd, Marriages Rd, Aporo Rd, Horton Rd, Jester House, Tasman Store, Coastay Hwy, Weka Rd, Martin Loop, Eden Rd, Robinson Rd
  • 7136 Takaka Hill (Amended) Gravel Pit opp 1348 State Hwy 60, Takaka Hill, Riwaka School, Motueka High School

Application for a School Transport Bus Route Amendment (to be filled in in conjunction with the school)

Upcoming events

Arts Prize-giving: Wednesday 4 November 2020
7pm School Hall
Senior Prize-giving: Friday 6 November 2020
1pm in School Hall
School closes 12 noon: Friday 6 November 2020
Senior Prize-giving at 1pm. School closes for all other students at 12 noon.
Snr Tutorial Week: Mon-Fri 9-13 November 2020
Senior Tutorial week
Year 8 Parent Evening: Thursday 12 November 2020
7pm Te Maatu
Year 8 Orientation Day: Friday 13 November 2020
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NCEA Exams begin: Monday 16 November 2020
2020 NCEA examination-timetable
Teacher only day: Monday 23 November 2020
NCEA Teacher Only Day
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