Field trip to the University of Canterbury’s College of Engineering

The Year 7 students had a once-in-a-lifetime field trip to the University of Canterbury’s College of Engineering yesterday as part of their Mechatronics programme. They started their tour in the […] READ MORE

Date: 27th Jul 2017

Recognition for Samantha

Selwyn House Year 6 girl, Samantha Lascelles has been recognised as the top female achiever for her age group at the Sumner Surf Lifesaving awards last month. Her season highlights […] READ MORE

Date: 22nd Jun 2017

Selwyn pupils gain success as global problem-solvers

FOUR SELWYN House pupils have won boasting rights and two rather large trophies in an international problem-solving competition. Year 8s Emma Cawood, Emily Cox, Hermione Murden and Hannah Berrill were […] READ MORE

Date: 20th Jun 2017

Years 1 – 3 Grandparents and Special Friend’s Day

On June 16th, Selwyn House School hosted a Grandparents and Special Friend’s Day for the Years 1 – 3. There was an exceptional turnout and the girls loved sharing their […] READ MORE

Date: 16th Jun 2017

Puzzling’ idea for travel chess board

Selwyn House Girls' School teachers are encouraging innovation through 'gamification' - exploring board games and video games to enhance their learning.


Date: 5th Jun 2017

Metropol: Meet the Principal

DR LYN BIRD One of my life long aims, as a principal, is to ensure all students are equipped with knowledge, skills, and attitudes for their future lives and careers. […] READ MORE

Date: 1st Jun 2017