Situated on site, Thomas House is an integral part of life at Timaru Boys’ High School, providing boys the opportunity of participating in an education of the highest quality. A warm atmosphere exists in the boarding house, making this a “home away from home” contributing positively to a well-rounded education and social development of the boarders.
Thomas Housel is a key contributor to the spirit of Timaru Boys' High School and support from parents - many of whom were former boarders themselves - is strong. Pride in Thomas House and self, now and in the future, is evident.
To provide a supportive extended family environment that encourages young men to achieve personal growth and excellence.
Thomas House is integral to the school providing caring staff, quality facilities, respecting the traditions of the past and focusing on a positive future.