Important dates

By OBHS | Posted: Thursday February 1, 2024

Below you will find a calendar of important dates for 2024.

TERM 1

March

4/5 March
Christ's College Interschool (Away)

17/18 March
Southland Boys' High School Interschool (Away)

18 - 22 March
Tournament Week

25 March
Otago Anniversary Day
school closed

26 March
Waitaki Boys' High School Interschool (Home)

29 March
Good Friday
school closed

April

1 April 
Easter Monday
school closed

2 April
Easter Tuesday
school closed

12 April
End of Term 1
ANZAC Service
Hostel Parent/Teacher interviews


TERM 2

April

29 April
Term 2 begins

May

10 May
School Cross Country

15 May
Southland Boys' High School Interschool (Home)

24 May
Hostel Open Day

28 May
Timaru Boys' High School Interschool (Away)

29/30/31May
Wananga Days (senior students)

June

3 June
King's Birthday holiday
school closed

4/5/6 June
Wananga Days (senior students)

12 June
Parent/Teacher interviews

18 June
Parent/Teacher interviews

19 - 23 June
School production

24 June
Parent/Teacher interviews

28 June
Matariki holiday
school closed

July

2 July
Christchurch Boys' High School Interschool (Away)

5 July
End of Term 2

Term 3

22 July 
Term 3 begins

Week commencing 22 July
King's High School Interschool - games played throughout the week

31 July
Open Night

August

30 August
Academic Coaching (senior students)

September

2 - 6 September
Tournament Week

11 September
Subject Information Evening 

18 - 27 September
Senior exams

27 September
End of Term 3

Term 4

October

October 14
Term 4 begins

October 28
Labour Day 
school closed

October 30
Senior Prizegiving

October 31
Last day for senior students

November

November 5
NCEA exams begin

November 14/15
Junior exams

December

December 10
Junior Prizegiving
End of Term 4

Please note, these dates are subject to change.