2020 Term Dates
Dec 4, 2019

2020 Term Dates


Term 1 ~ Wednesday 29th January to Thursday 9th April
Term 2 ~ Tuesday 28th April to Friday 3rd July
Term 3 ~ Monday 20th July to Friday 25th September
Term 4 ~ Monday 12th October to Thursday 10th December


Important Dates: for beginning of Term 1 2020

21st January - Office reopens 8am to 4pm

29th January - Year 13 Student leaders training

30th January - Course review day at the library of the NEW BUILDING 

9.00  - 10.30 Year 11 - 12 Course review meetings: Library

11.00 - 12.30 Yr 13 course review: library

30th January - Peer Supporter & Student Leader Training

10.00 - 1.00  Yr 12 Peer supporter training

1.30 - 3.00 Year 13 Student Leader training

30th January - International students orientation begins

3rd February - Year 9 Students start  Orientation Day (Uniform Required)

4th February - All Year Levels - Full School assembly 8.50am (Uniform NOT required)

5th February - Full timetable resumes (Uniform required)

6th February - Waitangi Day Holiday

12th February - Aotea College Association Meeting

18th February  - Class photos

24th February - Board Of Trustees Meeting

Thursday 30th January 2020 - Course review Pataka - Student Hub

11:00am - 12:30pm: Year 13 students should have 5 subjects.

Only students who have a gap in their timetable or want to discuss their course with Whānau Leaders and Heads of Faculty need to come in on Thursday.

In 2020 Year 13 students will have a tutorial line which will be a mix of teacher supervised and self directed tutorial support.  Students wishing to take 6 subjects are able to pick another subject.


Monday 3rd February 2020 - Year 9s

8:45am: Year 9 students gather in the new carpark.

At 8.50am,Whanau Leaders will prepare new students for the Powhiri in the gym.

9:00am: Powhiri in the gym.

Guests and visitors will be invited to the staffroom for light refreshments after the Powhiri.

10:50am - 11.20pm: - Interval

11:40pm: - Hui Ako activity.

1:30pm - 2:10pm: - Lunch

2:50pm - 3:10pm: - Whanau assemblies  


Tuesday 4th February 2020 - Whānau Day -  All students

At 8:50am students go to their Hui Ako classrooms to meet with Hui Ako teachers and class members.  

Students will begin the business of getting to know all of the important things for the start of the year.  Students will take part in a series of rotations within their Whānau groups so they need to be in Mufti for the day. Students must be prepared with food, water, sunscreen and appropriate clothing for taking part in activities.

3:10pm: School finishes.