Technology / Manual and Senior Science:

Year 7 - 8s attend technology and science lessons at Linwood College fortnightly.  These are on Monday of weeks 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 of each term. They have technology (manual) lessons covering Hard Materials, Fabric Technology and Food Technology in the morning, followed by a science class in the Linwood College science labs. They travel to and from Linwood College by bus. The bus leaves school at 8.30am and returns by 2.50pm.

The manual/technology cost for 2017 is $90 and will be invoiced to your child's school account. The Ministry of Education covers the cost of the buses.

 Term Dates – 2018:


Start date

End date


Wednesday 31 January

Friday 13 April


Monday 30 April

Friday 6 July


Monday 23 July

Friday 28 September


Monday 15 October

Wednesday 19 December


If you are offering transport for a trip outside of the classroom, please ensure that you hold a current drivers licence, a current warrant of fitness, and have sufficient seatbelts to secure all passengers.