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Otago Boys' High School

Newsletter - No 29 - 2018


Monday 24 - Friday 28
Senior exams continue

Tuesday 25

Wednesday 26

Thursday 27

Friday 28
Hostel Parent/Teacher Interviews
Hostel v Day Boys League match
End of Term 3

Friday 28 - Tuesday 2 October
13 ESS trip to volcanoes


Monday 15
Term 4 begins
Duke of Edinburgh trip

Tuesday 16

Wednesday 17

Thursday 18

Friday 19

Monday 22
Labour Day holiday School closed


2018 Junior School Resilience Day

Junior School Resilience Day

by Stewart Tagg

On Thursday our Junior School was based in the auditorium as they engaged in our annual Resilience Day, part of OBs’ wider wellbeing programme for our students.

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Daniel Visser and Aaron Nelson

2nd Place in Robocup Nationals


Congratulations to Daniel Visser and Aaron Nelson who competed in the Robocup Junior New Zealand National finals last weekend.

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2018 OBHS Prefect Shay Thom

The Last Word

by Shay Thom

Today I’d like to talk about overcoming adversity by telling you a few stories. One is about an elephant, the other is about a chicken (sort of).

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Winter Sports Blues (Junior recipients)

2018 Winter Sports Blues


Winter Blues were presented at assembly this week. These are an acknowledgement of the achievements for students who have excelled in their sporting codes throughout the winter season.

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School House News

by Matthew Markham

The winter sport season unofficially ends for School House on a sunny spring day at Green Island Rugby Club.

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Staff v Prefects Football Match

Annual Staff v Prefects Football Match

by Mike McGarry

This was again another superb display of controlled football on the Wembley like surface of Littlebourne.

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2018 Get2Go Challenge

2018 Get2Go Challenge

by Luke Geddes, Moss Pelvin, Dan Hayman and Cole Gibbons

On the 17th of September a group of twelve Otago Boys’ students represented both schools in the 2018 Get2Go challenge, a multi sport event.

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Student Absenteeism

by Ruth Pelet

Thank you for contacting the school when your son is absent.

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Otago Boys’ High School Cycling Update

by Andrew Willmott

Signal Hill has been the training ground for several of our mountain bikers preparing for the up-coming South Island Schools’ Mountain Biking Championships.

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Angus Henderson Board of Trustees Student Representative 

Student Representative on the Board of Trustees

by Melissa Rodgers

This year we had four candidates nominated for the Student Representative on the Board of Trustees.

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Parents Association Fundraising Opportunity

by OBHS Parents Association

The Parents Association is offering the school a community fundraising seller that I know that everyone uses. TOILET PAPER!!!

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Summer Sports Registrations

by Jim Hoffman

The summer sports season is due to commence.

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OBHS Sports and Cultural Photographs


Below is a link which allows you to preview proof copies of the images.

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Wayne Goldsmith Workshops


Otago Cricket is working in partnership with Wayne Goldsmith while he is in Dunedin as part of his national tour next month.

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