Welcome To Scinde House


I am very proud to be the Hostel Manager of Scinde House. I believe we have an environment that promotes learning, enjoyment, friendships, and long lasting memories. I look forward to working with you as the parent/caregiver in ensuring your son reaps the many benefits of boarding during his time at Scinde House


Murray Barker
Hostel Manager
027 2745453
(06) 833 5900 Extn 250
(06) 835 3342 (A/H) Extn 251
mbarker@nbhs.school.nz


Scinde House offers a warm and relaxed atmosphere where boys are encouraged to take up the opportunities offered to them within and outside of the school grounds. The accomodation ranges from shared cubicle style to individual rooms. All accommodation blocks have their own modern ablutions and tv rooms. The hostel has the use of the surrounding school facilities including the swimming pool, astro tennis courts and extensive sports grounds.

A Typical Day At Scinde House

6.45am – First Bell
7.00am – Second Bell. Students to be out of bed.
7.30am – Breakfast
8.00am – Students tidy up cubes and complete rostered duties.
8.20am — Clearing bell. Students collect morning tea.
8.30am – Period 1 begins
1.10pm – Lunch
3.10pm – End of school. Students have afternoon tea and can go to any extracurricular activities they are involved in, swimming etc.
5.30pm – Junior dinner
6.00pm – Senior dinner
6.00pm – Free time
6.50pm – Warning prep bell.
7.00pm – 8.30pm/9.00pm – Supervised Prep
8.50pm – Warning bed bell for juniors.
9.00pm – Junior lights out
9.30pm – Year 11 students in bed and lights out
10.00pm – Year 12/13 students in bed and lights out

Other Contacts


Matron:
Mrs Sharon Taylor
(06) 835 5632 (bus/AH)
027 4794992 (bus/AH)