Riccarton High School


On March 27 6PM-7:30PM there will be an NCEA Māori Information Evening held at Riccarton High School in Manu Tiria. Feel free to come along with your whānau to hear more information about what NCEA may look like for you.

Gala Day Supercut 19/03/2024

Take a look at this awesome highlight reel of our recent Gala Day, created by our MAD (Media and Advertising Division) team!

Gala Day Supercut Gala Day Supercut recapping all the events that happenedCredits:Marley Coker - CinematographyJonathon McFie - CinematographyRahil Uddin - CinematographyLana ...


Riccarton High School proudly supports, and will be partaking in events surrounding Unity Week 2024. Unity Week NZ is a coordianted approach to remember the lives lost, whilst also promoting a socially cohseive society. Keep an eye out on the .culture Instagram page for information on events.

For more information, check out https://www.unityweek.co.nz/


Mana Wāhine (Women in Trades) is an upcoming event on 18th April in the Christchurch Town Hall. This event is an opportunity to earn about the trades and how to get started, meet local employers and apprentices and hear what is currently happening in the construction industry.
Check out the poster below to learn more!


A reminder that Culture Fest is on tonight at 4:30-8:30 at the Riccarton High School hall! Make sure to come along and support our community!

Gala Day 2024 - Quick highlights 06/03/2024

Yesterday, Riccarton High School held their annual Gala Day! Take a look at this quick highlight video of the day created by our MAD team. Keep an eye out for the supercut coming later as well!

Gala Day 2024 - Quick highlights Some quick highlights from Gala Day yesterday! Awesome to see everyone getting involved and getting the treats 🏅Stay tuned to see the full supercut soon! ...

Photos from Riccarton High School's post 05/03/2024

Riccarton Culture Fest is on this Friday from 4:30-8:30 at the school hall! Make sure to come along for some amazing performances and food, as we showcase the diversity in our community.

Photos from Riccarton High School's post 05/03/2024

That’s a wrap on Gala Day 2024! Congrats to all those who won points for their Whare. It was awesome to see everyone out there giving it their all!


Good luck to everyone competing at Gala Day today! Make sure to keep an eye out for some coverage of the event from our MAD team.


Year 9 Parent's Evening - Wed 6th March 6pm-8pm

We welcome all Year 9 students and their whānau to our Year 9 Parent Evening next week. The purpose is to welcome students and whānau into our school, provide information around the Year 9 programme, and answer any queries.

Location: Manu Tiria (new classroom block)
Schedule: 6pm-6.45pm - BBQ, mix and mingle

6.45pm-7pm - Introductions and key information

7pm-7.30pm - Split off into class learning groups
subject teacher introductions

7.30pm-8pm - Staff available for further queries

The 2024 RHS Student Leaders Introduction Video 15/02/2024

The 2024 Student Leaders Introduction Video is out now on YouTube!

This year's theme is La La Land. The MAD team have been hard at work on the video since the start of December, and we hope you enjoy it!

Feel free to share around the video to support all the hard mahithat has been put into this video.

The 2024 RHS Student Leaders Introduction Video Riccarton High School presents La La Land! Watch along as our 2024 Student Leaders are announced through this musical adventure.Created by the 2024 RHS Stude...

Photos from Riccarton High School's post 12/02/2024

We LOVED seeing everyone committed and involved in this year's Big Arvo last Friday! Congratulations to Whaiao for excelling at Tug of War, and taking out the top spot for our first Whare event of the year.


Last week, Riccarton High School had their 2024 Pōwhiri to introduce their new students. Check out a video highlight of the event here, and check out our Riccarton High School YouTube for more: https://www.youtube.com/

Photos from Riccarton High School's post 01/02/2024

Today, we had our annual Pōwhiri welcoming our new students into our Riccarton whānau. The event included wonderful speeches from our staff, and Amokura, as well as carrying tradition of planting a native tree. This years was Köwhai. A warm welcome to all our new students!

Keep an eye out for our Pōwhiri video coming out soon!

Photos from Riccarton High School's post 08/12/2023

A BIG thank you!

Yesterday we held a Year 10 Careers Day which was enjoyed by all students. We would like to thank the following speakers and organisations for attending and presenting yesterday:

Emma Langton-George (Ray White Town and Lifestyle Real Estate)
Neil Reynold - Digital Confectioners
Emily Adams - Meridian Energy
Mason Stearn - Deloitte
Carrie Innes - Otago University
Lauren Ball - Corrections NZ
Barry Hemming - Opus
Phil Hayes - Avon City Ford
Paige Sullivan - Lane Neave
Alec Brown - Graphos
Te Rito Maioha

We are excited about running this day again next year.

Derived Grade Information During Exams 08/11/2023

Derived Grade Information During Exams In the event of illness, injury or other circumstances that mean an exam cannot be attended, or if this impairs performance in an exam, derived grades may be applied for.

Riccarton Report - Term 4 Week 4 05/11/2023

Kia ora whānau
Here's the link to the latest Riccarton Report - enjoy!

Riccarton Report - Term 4 Week 4 The last week with seniors before the year 10 Mini MAD class takes over the Riccarton Report for the remainder of 2023!In this repost we cover:- The countrie...


An issue has been identified that may mean you accidentally miss your exam!!!! You need to take very careful note of this information so that you do not miss your exam!

There is an issue with some NZQA exam entry slips. The Math exams at all levels are listed out of date order on the bottom of the list of exams. See example in the attached photo.


Be aware of the all the dates of your exams! Check the NZQA exam timetable as well: https://www2.nzqa.govt.nz/ncea/exam-timetable-and-key-assessment-dates/exam-timetable/

Mr Elliott Campbell

Riccarton Report - Term 4 Week 2 19/10/2023

Kia ora whānau
Here's the first Riccarton Report for Term 4, 2023.

Riccarton Report - Term 4 Week 2 Welcome back to the Riccarton Report for Term Four. In the previous episode the sky was falling on our hosts. Did they make it out in time? Watch up to find ...


2024 Year 9 Information Evening

We would like to remind our 2024 Year 9 students and their families of the Year 9 information evening taking place this week.

We invite you to join us on Wednesday 11 October 2023 from 7.00pm to 8.00pm in our school hall.

Additionally, families will have the opportunity to pre-purchase stationery for next year from our reception, both before and after the event.

We look forward to seeing you tomorrow evening.

Riccarton Report - Term 3 Week 10 - 2023 21/09/2023

Kia ora whānau
Here is the final Riccarton Report for Term 3, 2023.

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our RHS families a safe and relaxing term break and we look forward to welcoming our students back on 09 October.

Riccarton Report - Term 3 Week 10 - 2023 We are back with the new structure of the Riccarton Report, covering:- Dance Recital- Riccarton's Got Talent Recap- Formal Recap- Year 12 Student Leadership ...

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