Redwood School (Christchurch) 50th Anniversary

Jubilees and reunions New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 08 March 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9rvm

Redwood School was opened March 1969. 

We will be celebrating our 50th Anniversary on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 May. 


  •          Assembly 10am
  •          Continuous morning tea in the hall following assembly
  •          Guided tours from 11am
  •          Archives on display in classrooms, office, staff room, hall


  •          Community Party – 10.30am to 2pm
  •          Kapa haka performance
  •          Choir performance
  •          Jump Jam performance
  •          Food stalls and Devonshire tea
  •          Raffles
  •          Decade photos taken in the hall

To register please email: or visit the Redwood School 50th Anniversary page on Facebook.

Any stories are welcomed for our Anniversary Booklet. Please email to: Displays in every classroom, the office, staff room and hall covering different aspects of Redwood School history and future focus. Each classroom will also have a folio of class photos throughout the years.

As part of the school redevelopment, we will be constructing a new playground (see the display in Rooms 17/18).  You are invited to make a donation towards this project. Donations of $100 or more will be acknowledged with a ceramic tile which our tamariki will decorate in your honour, to be displayed at school.

For more information please email:


Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

10 May 2019 – 11 May 2019

Further information

Contact: Pauline Prescott

 (03) 352 6739