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Otago Boys' High School

Newsletter - No 12 - 2020


Term 2, Week 8

Monday 1 June
Queens Birthday holiday - school closed

Tuesday 2

Wednesday 3

Thursday 4

Friday 5

Term 2, Week 9

Monday 8

Tuesday 9
School Cross Country

Wednesday 10

Thursday 11

Friday 12


2020 Shave for a Cure participants

A Message from the Rector

by Richard Hall

A spell of excellent weather has made the second physical week of school one of our best. There has been a noticeable lift in the performance of the school as we bend our backs to spring forward out of this situation.

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2020 OBHS Prefect - Cameron Moffitt

The Last Word

by Cameron Moffitt

Prefects continue to present their Last Word virtually. This week it was Cameron Moffitt's turn.

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Get your EduCards here!

by Educard NZ

We are EduCard NZ, five Year 13 lads passionate about helping to educate the public about essential kiwi trivia. We have brought the business back for another year with a completely redesigned game.

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OBHS Hostel

OBHS School House Country Visits


Parents of prospective boarding students for 2021 and 2022 at all year levels and parents of current boarders at OBHS Hostel, are warmly invited to attend one of the following country visits to meet with school and hostel staff.

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OBHS Photography Competition

by Brigid Allan

After a challenging beginning to the year with Covid-19, the Art department decided to create a photography competition that focused on the theme of Isolation.

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Lest We Forget

by Andrew King

It is a tradition at Otago Boys' High School that senior assemblies finish with the reading from the Book of Remembrance.

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School Fees and Sports Fees

by Tina Fridd

Given the current financial uncertainty for many families, we appreciate the difficulties many will be facing. If we can alleviate any stress around paying for school and sports fees we are happy for parents to look at a payment plan which may help spread the load.

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by OBHS Fair Committee

The firewood and grocery hamper raffles will be drawn next week.

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Putting Lockdown in the School History Books

by OBHS Library

As we all know Otago Boys' High School has a rich history in Dunedin which has been well recorded. We want to continue this by capturing stories of your time in lockdown as an Otago Boys' High School community record of Covid-19, a major worldwide event in history.

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OBHS Supports Local


Now is the opportunity for our school community to give back to those who have given to us over the years. If you can, please support this Dunedin business operated by an OBHS old boy.

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Entertainment Membership Fundraiser

by OBHS Parents Association

It’s almost school holidays, so keep the whole family entertained with the Entertainment Book APP.

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OBHS Library now on Instagram

by OBHS Library

Follow the Otago Boy’s High School Library on instagram @obhslib

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OBHS umbrellas - clearance sale

by OBHS Parents Association

Selling fast - don't miss out!

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