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Greendale School Kānuka Ruruhau is a primary school catering for students from New Entrants/Year 1 to Year 6.  We are located 11 kms from Darfield and 50 kms west of Christchurch. Our school thrives in a strong and supportive family and community atmosphere.  We have a positive school culture and family-feel to our small, rural school, with a strong emphasis on building students' self-esteem and well-being.   Our one school block contains three spacious classrooms, a modern breakout teaching space, staffroom, office, resource room and teacher aide learning space. Outdoors you will find our indoor, covered and heated swimming pool, two adventure playgrounds, paved netball court/tennis court, sports shed, a large grassed area and caretaker’s sheds. Read more »

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Entertainment Book

Order your Entertainment Book now....An awesome gift for Mum this Mother’s Day that lasts a...

Naming of Classrooms

On Thursday last week we welcomed Darnalle McLean-Smith & Dianne Collier from Ngai Tahu and D...

Anzac Day

Lest we forget... Greendale School was part of the ANZAC ceremony held at Greendale Domain. The c...

Greendale School   |   P: 03 318 8436   |   E:   |   187 Greendale Road , R.D. 1, Christchurch 7671, New Zealand