• Credit Catch-Up Week

    Seniors credit catch-up week
    starts Friday 31st October

  • Junior Exams

    Junior Exams start
    Monday 3rd - Friday 7 November

  • Senior Catchup Week

    Senior Credit catchup week
    Monday 3rd - Friday 7 November

  • NCEA Exams

    NCEA Exams start on
    Monday 10th November

This Week

Senior Prizegiving - Thursday 30th
ASB NSS Sports Awards - Thursday 30th
Hip Hop - Saturday 1st November

weekly planner

Term Dates

Term 1: Friday 31 January - Thursday 17 April
Term 2: Monday 5 May – Friday 4 July
Term 3: Monday 21 July – Friday 26 September
Term 4: Monday 13 October – Thursday 11 December

Drum Roll

Congratulations to all Excellence Award Winners
Head Boy Cameron Randell
Head Girl Emily Powell

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  • Location | view map »


    Located in the north island of New Zealand, Dargaville has clean air, open space and a quiet friendly environment, ideal for study.


  • Location | view map »


    Dargaville is just over two hours drive north of Auckland, New Zealand's major International Gateway.


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    Deep sea fishing, yachting and boating harbours with unpolluted surf beaches and excellent water sport facilities are close to hand.

Haere mai... welcome to Dargaville High School

Dargaville High School

Located in the North Island of New Zealand, Dargaville High School is a decile 3, co-ed state secondary school, teaching students from Years 9 to 13. Our rural school has an impressive record of achievement in academic, sporting and cultural fields. Many of our former students have gone on to great success in the worlds of science, politics, business and sport.

David Bargh B.Sc., Dip.Tchg. Principal

David Bargh B.Sc., Dip.Tchg. Principal.

We are very proud of our longstanding reputation for excellence in academic as well as sporting and cultural pursuits.  This is underpinned by a school-wide philosophy that reflects core values that respects the world we live in, sets positive expectations and expects high standards of discipline. Our High School prides itself on providing a safe, caring and supportive environment where students are encouraged and challenged to reach their full potential.... read more 

David Bargh
Principal