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 850 students studying at Darfield High School.

Our Latest News and Information:


Parent Teacher Interviews: Thursday 2 August from 3.30 pm to 6.30 pm

Bookings open Thursday 19 July and can be made here: https://sobs.co.nz/pt/parent.php?schoolid=487, or by ringing the school office.

Open Evening: Thursday 26 July commencing at 6.30 pm

Enrolments for 2019 close on Friday 27 July.


Measles Alert

Please read this important information from the Canterbury District Health Board: CDHB Measles Letter

Entertainment Books

This year’s Entertainment Book is now available. Get great offers and support the school by ordering yours here: https://www.entertainmentbook.co.nz/orderbooks/13470j2

School Bus Routes – https://darfield.school.nz/enrolment/buses/

Stationery Requirements for 2018 – www.myschool.co.nz

2018 Term Dates

Term Three

Monday 23 July – Friday 28 September

Term Four

Monday 15 October – Thursday 13 December

Friday 14 December – Staff Only Day

Enrolment Zone Amendment