About Us

  • State School – free service
  • Teachers based Nelson to Invercargill
  • Students stay enrolled at their current school and are assisted with transition
  • Individual Learning plans
  • Access to unit standards and NCEA

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Who can be admitted to the school?

Year 1 - 13 students enrolled in a regular school and whose health prevents them from attending that school.

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Latest News

  • Term 4 October 2016

    Kia ora and Welcome to Term 4

    I extend a very warm welcome back to SHS. If you are a family joining us for the first time, we look forward to supporting your child’s learning and transition back to school.

    Important dates to note are:
    31 October – Last day to enrol with Te Kura, The Correspondence School
    23 November – Last day for new community enrollments to SHS
    25 November – Awards assembly 
    16 December – SHS closed for 2016

    Nga mihi nui 
    Helen Mantell, Principal

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Our Principal Welcomes You...


My son and I really liked Valerie Rowe. She was nice and a good teacher. He was relaxed and enjoyed being with her. 

Parent, Invercargill Hospital 2013