Key Dates & Times

The School Day

The school day is from 8.45 am – 3:10 pm.

From 2021 Thames High School will run a 5 day timetable, with four 75-minute periods each day.

View the weekly timetable here.

Term Dates 2021

Term 1:

Start:  Tuesday 2 February 2021 with a Teacher Only Day (school closed)

 

Wednesday 3 February 2021 – Course Confirmation Day (Years 11-13 to attend) 

Thursday 4 February 2021 – Kahui Ako Connection Day (School closed)

Friday 5 February 2021 –Powhiri and Orientation Day (Years 9 and other new students and Year 13 to attend)

Monday 8 February – Waitangi Day observed (School Closed)

Tuesday 9 February – ALL classes begin (Years 9-13 attend)

 

Friday 2 April: Good Friday (School closed)

Monday 5 April – Tuesday 6 April – Easter Holiday (School closed)

 Finish: Friday 16 April ( Anzac Day in holidays)
Term 2:

Start: Tuesday 3 May

Tuesday 3 May – Staff Only Day  (School closed)

Wednesday 19 May – NCEA Staff Only Day (School closed)

Finish: Friday 9 July

Term 3:Start: Monday 26 July
 Thursday 12 August – NCEA Staff Only Day (School closed)
 Finish: Friday 1 October
Term 4:Start: Monday 18 October
 

Years 11-13: NCEA starts Monday 8 November until Thursday 2 December (Term ends for Seniors)

Years 9 and 10 will finish Thursday 16 December (subject to change)