The current school calendar is always available live through the School Calendar tab and on the Rathkeale App (Calendar) This is the best place to keep checking for all school events.

Students have access daily to the “Notices“. This is available to them through the Rathkeale App, is shown to them during Registration and hard copies are posted in locker rooms for the Senior College girls.

Term Dates for 2020


Term 1: Sunday 26 January – Thursday 9 April (Exeats Feb 8/9, March 7/8  & March 28/29)
Term 2: Tuesday 28 April – Friday 3 July (Exeats May 16/17, May 30/31/June 1 QBW & June 20/21)
Term 3: Monday 20 July – Friday 25 September (Exeats August 8/9, August 29/30)
Term 4: Monday 12 October – TBC (Exeats TBC)

Special notes:

  • There will be a Waitangi Day holiday the day after Waitangi Day, so Thursday 6 and Friday 7 February will be holidays.
  • As Anzac Day falls on a Saturday, the public holiday will be observed on Monday 27 April. Therefore Term 2 will commence on Tuesday 28 April.
  • House Music will be on Friday 25 September at 6.30pm and is a compulsory activity.