Open Day

Wednesday 20 October 2021

Welcome to Selwyn House School

Selwyn House School is an independent girls’ school centrally located in Merivale, Christchurch. We specialise in the future-focused education and development of girls in their formative years (years 1–8). We have a co-ed pre-school, and we offer boarding for out of town girls and international students. Our facilities speak for themselves.

Girls Thrive Here

The Wizard of Oz - 6 & 7 November 2021

Selwyn House is an International Baccalaureate school

The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.


Donna Ellery - Acting Principal
We focus on putting the foundations in place to ensure the girls receive a remarkable education that will prepare them for the global society they will live and lead in. We invite you to visit Selwyn House School to experience our future-focused learning environments.

Our Results


Average class size


recipients of National or International awards between 2017-2020


of our students are involved with at least one sport


specialists, intinerant, clubs and additional opportunities