Page 7 - Southwell School Parent Handbook
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If your child is a boarder you will be provided with further information regarding the Heads of Boarding and House Mother’s contact details, routines and regulations.
Boarding House Values: Respect - Tolerance - Service - Friendship - Trust
Southwell School organises a bus service to and from Tamahere solely for Southwell students, managed by Go Bus. Tickets can be purchased directly from the Management Centre and charged to your school account.
Please see the School Website for the route and approximate times. If you have any queries regarding this service, please contact the School Office on 07 855 2089 or
At the centre of School life is All Hallows Chapel where day by day we focus on our values and relationships.
Services are held each day that the School is open, with students and teaching staff attending Morning Services at 8.30 am. Parents and friends are most welcome to all services.
Specific Sunday Services are outlined on our school calendar. Students to wear No 1 uniform to Chapel Services.
Communication of an absence from Sunday Chapel Services needs to be, in writing, to the Year Level Dean in the week prior to the service.
At Southwell we follow the practice of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa / New Zealand and Polynesia. To encourage and offer Holy Baptism to our students, baptisms take place at special services (mid-year) and at other appropriate times. As is also the custom of the Church, children are then able to join in with Holy Communion. Southwell does not formally admit students to Holy Communion. Attendance at Holy Communion services are purely voluntary, but are encouraged. Confirmation does not take place at
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