General Information
The school day is from 9.00am - 3:10pm. Thames High School is running a 10 day timetable.
On every day there are three 90 minute periods.
On a Wednesday there is also a Learning Advisory time.
The mid-morning and lunch breaks vary according to the day.
You can download the weekly timetable here.

Students who have good attendance at school are more likely to achieve well.
Any absence from school for ill-health, medical or dental appointments, bereavement etc requires an explanation from parents/caregivers.
We appreciate parents/caregivers phoning, emailing or texting in, either on the day or prior to the absence. 
Family holidays should be taken during the school holiday periods.
To text in, send a text to 3255. The text must start with the code thsc followed by a space. Please include your child's name, year group and reason for absence.

Term 1:    Start: Monday 4 February all students at school
    Finish: Friday 12 April (Easter & Anzac Day in holidays)
 Term 2:   Start: Monday 29 April
    Finish: Friday 5 July
Term 3:   Start: Monday 22 July
    Finish: Friday 27 September
Term 4:   Start: Monday 14 October
    Finish: Seniors will finish in week 3 of Term 4. NCEA starts Thursday 7 November.
               Juniors will finish around 4 or 5 December.