Student Toolkit

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Key Messages

Request for study leave

If you would like to request study leave, please complete the below form.  Your request will be reviewed by the Senior Leadership Team and Academic Deans.

You will be notified of the outcome via an email from an Academic Dean or a face-to-face meeting.

Requests close at 3pm Friday 16 October 2020.

School News


We have a lot to look forward to before the end of the year.  Lunches in Schools We are working towards providing free lunches to students early next term. Te Rourou is now closed, as we areRead more

Learning Hubs 2021

Hastings Girls' High School is committed to building a curriculum which is responsive to the interests, skills and strengths of our girls.  We know that when we spend time doing the things we loveRead more

Student Representative Election - Board of Trustees 2020 - 2021

Student Representative Election – Board of Trustees 2020-2021 Juliet Price - Returning Officer Nominations are invited for the election of one student representative to the Board of Trustees –Read more

COVID-19 - HGHS Sports Update

Tēna koutou, Due to Alert Level 2, there are protocols in place that we need to adhere to in order for HGHS sports to proceed. More general info availableRead more

Covid-19 Update

Kia ora everyone As I write this, we are uncertain of what announcements will be made tonight or over the course of the weekend. Should Hawke's Bay be a part of a decision to return to Level 3 or 4Read more

Student Voice: Gurmeen Kaur

The past four years at Hastings Girls has significantly shaped me into the person I am today.  All the opportunities offered here have allowed me to expand my horizons and truly discover what I amRead more

Student Voice: Zyggy Kireka-Russell

Kia ora e hoa ma.  My name is Zyggy Kireka-Russell, I have been a student here at Hastings Girls’ High School for two years now and I have enjoyed every moment of being here.  Hastings Girls’Read more

Level 2 Update

Kia ora whānau  With the announcement from the Prime Minister last night, we have moved into Alert Level 2.  We want to reassure you that we have the correct procedures in place.  All studentsRead more

Student Voice: Jordan Mou

I have thoroughly enjoyed attending Hastings Girls' High School for the past five years.  HGHS has provided a positive environment that has encouraged me to grow, and shaped who I am today. TheRead more

Student Voice - Jorja Earley

Hastings Girls' High School is a great school with amazing opportunities and a loving environment. My time at Hastings Girls has been nothing but wonderful and has shown me many paths andRead more

Student Voice: Maraea Tuavera

Kia ora, ko Maraea Tuavera toku ingoa.  As I near the end of my fifth year here at Hastings Girls’ High School I’ve had the opportunity to reflect on my high school experience. HGHS is anRead more

Student Voice: Leidy Santander Narvaez

I have been a student at Hastings Girls' High School for four years. From my experience in being here, teachers are very approachable and easy to talk to. The school offers many extra-curricularRead more

Term Dates


Term Three

Monday 20 July - Friday 25 September
Teacher Only Day - Friday 11 September

Term Four

Monday 12 October - Monday 13 December
Hawke's Bay Anniversary - Friday 23 October
Labour Day - Monday 26 October
Teachers Only Day - Wednesday 25 November
Year 9 and 10 last day - Monday 7 December
Year 11, 12 and 13 last day - Tuesday 8 December

Term Dates


Term One

Monday 1 February - Friday 16 April
Waitangi Day - Monday, 8 February
Easter Break - Friday 2 April to Tuesday 6 April (inclusive)

Term Two

Monday 3 May - Friday 9 July
Queens Birthday - Monday 7 June
Teacher Only Day - Wednesday 19 May

Term Three

Monday 26 July - Friday 1 October
Teacher Only Day - Thursday 12 August

Term Four

Monday 18 October - Monday 13 December
Hawke's Bay Anniversary - Friday 22 October
Labour Day - Monday 25 October
Teachers Only Day - Tuesday 3 November
Teachers Only Day - Monday 13 December


Mix and match to suit 

Year 9, 10, 11 - Tartan Skirt $85

Year 12 & 13 - Navy Blue Skirt $60

Navy Trousers $55

Navy Opaque Stockings $10

Socks (Pack of 3 pairs) $15

Scarf (Term 2 & 3) $25

Year 9, 10, 11, 12 - Short Sleeve Blouse $50

Year 13 - Short Sleeve Blouse $50

Year 9, 10, 11, 12 - Long Sleeve Blouse $60

Year 13 - Long Sleeve Blouse $60

Blazer $145

Jacket $140

Jersey (name & school logo) $96

Cardigan (name & school logo) $112


Black leather lace-up shoes and/or brown or black roman sandals. Footwear is not sold through the uniform shop.

PE Gear

PE gear is a change of appropriate clothing and sports shoes are optional.

Uniform Shop Hours

During Term only (except on public holidays)

Tuesday and Thursday 1pm - 1.30pm