Lindisfarne College

Lindisfarne College is a boys-only boarding and day College for years 7 – 13.

Lindisfarne College is consistently ranked in the top 10 boys-only Colleges in New Zealand, offering outstanding education to young men. We are passionate about instilling and inspiring in them the belief that they can extend well beyond their boundaries and achieve great things; in the classroom, on the sports field, on the stage and when serving others.


Co-ed or Single Sex Single Sex (Boys only)
Suburb location Frimley, Hastings
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Roll – Total 496
Roll – International Up to 50 students
Languages offered French, Spanish, Maori, others by correspondence as required.
Strong Points – Subjects The College excels in all subjects; our class sizes are deliberately made small. Popular subjects include Sciences, Mathematics, Commerce (Accounting and Economics) and English, however Art, Music, Ag-Hort, Physical Education and Social Sciences are equally enjoyed with outstanding results.
Strong Points – Sports Sport is compulsory for every boy. We have a proud history of regional, national and international success across many team and individual sports. A variety of College sports teams and individual codes are offered and we also cater for high performance athletes.
Strong Points – Cultural All boys are exposed to a wide range of cultural experiences from visual arts, public speaking, drama, musicals, Kapa haka. We have a strong following in our Concert, Symphonic, Jazz, and Pipe Bands.
Other Unique Features Our Special Character – We are a Presbyterian school for boys where Christian values underpin everything we do. We set high expectations of excellence across our four cornerstones of learning, the foundation being our values-based ‘Good Man’ Programme.
Special Facilities Set in park-like grounds the College has a mix of heritage and modern buildings, a well resourced Performing Arts Centre, vast playing fields including a new multi-surface sports area, swimming pool, gymnasium.
Accommodation We provide a safe and secure home for up to 250 boys in modern boarding facilities. Our boarding community makes up approximately half the school role.