Opportunities

Students at Timaru Boys’ have diverse opportunities available to them to discover and broaden their learning and achievement. They benefit from:

  • Mentoring & conferencing for achievement
  • Year 13 Peer Support programme for Year 9 students
  • The Junior Rite Journey programme for Year 10 in support of successful transition from adolescence to manhood
  • A values-based reward system
  • Gifted and Talented extension and enrichment
  • Dedicated Learning Centre support
  • The Year 9 and 10 Tikanga programme and Te Reo
  • Thomas House boarding environment
  • The John Scott Lodge outdoor experience and Outward Bound
  • A range of special-interest clubs
  • Competitive or participative Sports or Arts opportunities appealing to diverse personal interests and niches
  • Longstanding Interschool connections shared with other highly respected Canterbury and Otago schools
  • International connections:
    - The Judd School, UK rugby exchange
    - Winchester College, Mark Parker Memorial Cricket Scholarship
    - Kinross School, Australia, Thomas House exchange
  • TBHS International Sudent programme
  • A well-resourced Performing Arts Suite and programme
  • The Swimming pool and diving board
  • The Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Curriculum specialisations
  • Design & Graphics excellence
  • Science excellence
  • Food Technology
  • ICT Pathways
  • Agricultural Science
  • TBHS Fitness centre