TGHS Winter UniformUniform is an important part of school tradition. Wearing correct uniform in a neat and tidy fashion is a way for students to show self-pride and discipline, as well as pride in the school and respect for its traditions.

Formal Winter Uniform

    • Napier tartan kilt
    • White cotton shirt, button to neck with pointed collar
    • Regulation blue tie
    • Regulation blue V-neck jersey
    • Wool vest (optional)
    • Navy blue tights (full or knee-high)
    • Brown leather shoes with low heel
    • Regulation blazer

TGHS Uniform

  • Regulation blue and white striped, or plain navy scarf
  • Plain navy jacket or coat for wet weather

Summer Uniform

  • Regulation blue and white checked skirt
  • Regulation white blouse (embroidered crest on sleeve)
  • Brown low-heeled sandals with a heel strap and ¾ filled in front OR brown leather shoes with white ankle socks
  • Blazer Jersey (optional) Vest (optional)

Sports and Physical Education Uniform

  • Regulation navy, royal and white top (purchased through the school)
  • Regulation shorts - navy blue, blue/black spandex or TGHS shorts (purchased through the school)
  • Regulation blue and white tracksuit THS Sports Uniformpurchased through school (optional) sports shoes with non-marking soles


The House System

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In addition to competitive and social team sports, Timaru Girls’ High School provides expert instruction in other outdoor pursuits from annual school camps to high country tramping as part of the Duke of Edinburgh programme. Healthy physical exercise is an important part of the culture and traditions at Timaru Girls’ High School.

Our students play a variety of team sports both competitively and socially with other schools where team work and co-operation are essential.


House colours

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