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Roydvale Primary School

is situated in suburban Northwest Christchurch.
Set in spacious grounds it has

– fourteen classrooms,

– a library, swimming pool,

– two adventure playgrounds and a hall.

The school also has a tennis court, netball courts, a large sports field and a confidence course for older students.

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Roydvale School is a very friendly and positive place

where there are high expectations for learning and behaviour.

The 300 children who attend Roydvale are considerate and supportive of each other and are fortunate to be offered a wealth of opportunities to spark their interests, feed their enthusiasm and extend their creativity. Whether it is programmes offered as part of the curriculum or extra-curricula activities, the range offered goes towards creating well-rounded individuals with a richness of experience.

Our programmes establish a solid foundation for lifelong learning.

We have extremely high quality teaching and support staff who work together to provide a breadth of educational experiences in a friendly and caring school community.

The school has a strong family atmosphere with parents and community members providing assistance in sport coaching, transport for trips and classroom programmes.

Please feel free to contact us with any enquiries or read more about our school.

For older issues of our newsletters, please go to : Newsletter Archive

To read all notices, please go to : Notices Page

  • A notice has gone home today to the children who are in our Junior & Senior Choir, School Orchestra and Dance Crew. Please return your permission slips back to the class teacher by Thursday 30 October. Thank you.

    Posted By Roydvale School

    12 hours ago

    Extra Mile Runners Programme (Value $269)

    Have you been thinking about getting fit this summer? This is your chance to give running a go with a club that caters for every level.

    We have a $269 voucher from the Extra Mile Runners Club to auction. This voucher will cover your registration fee for an 8 week programme (Get up to Five or Club10k). The value for a 10 week Race Team (half marathon) group is $299 so with the voucher you're nearly there.

    Visit the website and you will find a programme that suits you.

    Please place your bid at the school office or alternatively email your bid to All we need is your contact details and the amount you are prepared to pay for the voucher.

    Bidding closes 3 pm Thursday 13th November and the winner with the highest bid will be notified immediately. All proceeds to Roydvale School.

    Extra Mile Runners is a Christchurch based team that provides group running programmes for all different levels of runners. These programmes are based on building community, having fun and growing people. We believe that a goal is more achievable when it is shared with like-minded people, has amazin…

    Posted By Roydvale School

    16 hours ago

  • The Agape Trust has decided that the due to the poor quality of the Tuhono Kapa Haka Festival DVD, that this will not longer be able to be sold. They are asking for anyone who ordered and paid for the DVD on the night to contact them on 388 5372 or by email to organise a refund. The video which they took can be accessed however via YouTube once it has been uploaded.

    Posted By Roydvale School

    16 hours ago

  • Year 3-6 Athletics tomorrow. All students are to come to school in suitable sports clothing. Please come see Miss Roulston if you are able to help out. Hope to see you there!

    Posted By Roydvale School

    17 hours ago

Upcoming Events

Events on
Year 3-6 Athletics
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: October 25, 2014 - 12:00 am
Events on
School Assembly
Starts: 2:30 pm
Ends: October 27, 2014 - 3:00 pm
Location: School Hall
Events on
PTA Meeting
Starts: 7:00 pm
Ends: October 28, 2014 - 9:00 pm
Events on
Horncastle Music Festival
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: October 30, 2014 - 12:00 am
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Year 3-6 Athletics pp
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: November 1, 2014 - 12:00 am