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Selwyn House School:

School Type: Girls' Day and Boarding

Boarding Facilities  

Year Levels: Pre-school - Year 8

Preschool: Co-educational 

School Roll: 220

Established: 1929

Contact Information:

Tel:   +64 3 355 7299




New Zealand Location:


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122 Merivale Lane
Christchurch 8014
New Zealand

Related links:




Dr Lyn Bird


School Board


Mr Richard Fry

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What makes Selwyn House School unique?

Selwyn House School is a leading New Zealand Girls school for Years 1-8.

Why a girls school?  What the research around the world shows.

10 reasons to choose Selwyn House School

  1. We are an International Baccalaureate (IB) PYP school, a school with a global perspective

  2. Small classes, personalised programmes

  3. Superb facilities - Including an indoor heated swimming pool.

  4. A range of opportunities; sporting, cultural and academic

  5. Innovative learning programmes and specialist classes

  6. Specialist Teachers

  7. Focus on leadership, student choice and voice

  8. High expectations and standards with dedicated teachers

  9. We encourage our girls to be confident engaged independent learners

  10. Inclusive, nurturing, diverse school community 


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