UNIFORM & PRACTICAL MATTERS
Royal blue (no hood). BOP sports and school representative jackets may be worn with permission.
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.
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.
Top Trident Blue and White Dri Fit T-Shirt or singlet
Shorts Black shorts or black track pants.
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 is discouraged. If worn must be unobtrusive.
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.
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
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8.40am - 3pm
Wednesday 9am - 3pm
Trident High School has opted into the government donation scheme. Please click here for further information.
Bank Account Details
ASB Whakatane 12 3253 0004257 00 - please ensure that the student's name and ID number are entered into the deposit details.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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