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Term Dates 2023

TERM 1    1st February - 6th April

TERM 2    24th April - 30th June

TERM 3    17th July - 22nd September

TERM 4    9th October - 13th December

School Times

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8.40am - 3pm

Wednesday 9am - 3pm

School Fees                                              

Trident High School has opted into the government donation scheme.  Please click here for further information.



Buses are provided for those who are out of town but within the zone (Ōhope, Wainui, Paroa, Poroporo, Rūātoki, Waimana, Tāneatua, Coastlands). For details of routes, pick-up points and times, contact: Mike Morrison, Go Bus 027 234 2941

School Bus Procurement – Education in New Zealand   


For out of zone transport (Kawerau, Ōpōtiki, Matatā, Edgecumbe), buses are operated for a fee. Contact: Uzabus 0800 873 228 

Bank Account Details for fees for Sporting Activities and Extra Co-curricular 

ASB Whakatane

12 3253 0004257 00

Please enter the student's name or ID number in the deposit details and what you would like to pay, eg Cricket fees.

2023 Stationery List and Subject Costs

Year 9

Year 10

Level 1- 3




Royal blue (no hood). BOP sports and school representative jackets may be worn with permission.


Polar top        

Trident royal blue polar fleece (no hood) with logo.


White polo shirt with logo. In winter, a long sleeved white top may be worn under the polo shirt.


Trident royal blue shorts with logo.


Trident navy blue long pants with logo on the back pocket.


Any flat shoes or sandals (black, brown or neutral in colour) with a back strap (no boots above the ankle). Covered shoes must be worn in Technology workshops.


White or black ankle length.

Sun Cap          

A cap may be worn (no hats or beanies).


In any of the school colours of royal blue, white, sky blue or navy.


Skirt                 Trident royal blue skirt with back pleat and logo.

Stockings         Plain navy, black or neutral colours maybe worn.


One necklace is permitted beneath a shirt, (not visible).

A single, unadorned (plain) ring is acceptable.

The only visible body-piercing permitted is a maximum of two small earrings

or studs in each ear.

Only a watch may be worn on the wrist.


Make- up

Make-up is discouraged. If worn must be unobtrusive.

PE Uniform

Top         Trident Blue and White Dri Fit T-Shirt or singlet

Shorts    Black shorts or black track pants.


It is our expectation that parents will ensure students leave for school in correct uniform. All uniforms are available from the NZ Uniform Shop, 89 the Strand, Whakatane – 07 9295625. 

Uniform can also be ordered online here

Uniform pricelist

Code of Conduct

Please see our Trident Code of Conduct here.

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