Darfield High School is a co-educational, Year 7 to Year 13 school, located in rural Canterbury, New Zealand.

We are a community school providing an environment in which each student is supported to gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for successful and confident living. There are currently over 820 students studying at Darfield High School.

Our Latest News and Information:

School is closed. 
Go to the link below for distance learning information. Distance learning will be available before and after the school holidays. Official school holidays are now 30 March to 14 April.

Student Distance Learning Guidelines Link

Pandemic Update Link

Lockdown Links


2020 Term Dates

Term One: Tuesday 28 January – Friday 27 March

Term Two: Wednesday 15 April to Friday 3 July

Term Three: Monday 20 July to Friday 25 September

Term Four: Monday 12 October to Thursday 10 December

2020 Stationery

The Student Wellbeing Committee has developed a website about support services available to students: Student Wellbeing