Havelock North High School

A co-ed school with an excellent history of caring for international students and seeing them succeed in their academic sport and cultural goals. Our goal is for your stay in New Zealand to be the time of your life.

Co-ed or Single Sex Co-ed
Suburb location Havelock North
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Roll – Total 900
Roll – International 20
Languages offered English, Maori, French, Japanese, Spanish
Strong Points – Subjects All humanities, sciences and arts are taught to the highest standards. We have a very strong ESOL programme which allows international students to achieve and gain entry into universities of their choice.
Strong Points – Sports
  • World champion team in Orienteering;
  • NZ champions 2014 in Futsal. 4th in 2015;
  • NZ Champions Cricket 2013 2015;
  • NZ representatives in athletics, kayaking and orienteering;

International Students are welcomed, valued and make a huge contribution to our teams. For example, Julia Yamamoto captain of Girls A basketball; Hogne Pedersen (Norway) MVP 1st XI Soccer.

Strong Points – Cultural
  • Wonderful school shows;
  • Drama classes that focus on performance;
  • We host the NZ National Youth Drama school each year;

Music, musicianship, choirs, orchestra, jazz band, individual tuition in eight instruments, chamber music, vocal tuition.

Other Unique Features Outdoor education is offered as an extra activity to normal classes. We have a three week outdoor education programme in November.
Special Facilities The school is on 8 hectares of grounds with modern classrooms that integrate technology into learning and teaching. High speed WIFI throughout the school.
Accommodation Homestay – wonderful welcoming and supportive families.
Website www.hnhs.school.nz

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