New Zealand North Island, New Zealand
  • Homestay Accommodation
  • $ $ $
  • Public

Pakuranga College

City
Beach

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    2000
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Short-Term, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

Pakuranga College offers not just an education, but a whole new lifestyle!
We are a highly regarded and popular co-educational high school situated in a beautiful and safe Auckland suburb, close to pretty beaches, parks and shopping malls, yet only 30 minutes from Auckland CBD and 30 minutes from Auckland airport.
Our teaching methods are modern and innovative. High speed broadband and Wifi enable you to use your own digital devices in the classroom. High quality teaching ensures that students are fully engaged in stimulating learning programmes.
Our extensive subject choice includes Creative Film and Media, Photography, Dance, Drama, Robotics, Design, Fashion Technology, Earth and Space Science, and Photography.
Outdoor Education is a school subject which includes mountain biking, rock climbing, scuba diving and other water sports.
The school has outstanding facilities including a heated swimming pool, film studio, gymnasiums and spacious sports grounds including flood-lit astroturf for hockey and tennis.
Students stay with quality homestay families within walking distance of school where possible. Our homestay co-ordinators check and visit all homes personally and can be reached 24/7.
Our international staff provide warm and friendly support for all international students. We are sure you will love it here!

  • 5% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
No
Sports
Badminton, Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cricket, Cross Country Running, Cycling, Dance, Dance - Hip Hop, Dragon Boating, Frisbee, Golf, Hockey, Ice Hockey, Ice Skating, Indoor Soccer, Kayaking, Lawn Bowls, Mountain Biking, Netball, Outdoor Education Sports, Rock Climbing, Rugby, Running, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Touch Rugby, Track and Field, Triathlon, Volleyball, Walking, Windsurfing, Yachting
Arts
Art, Fashion, Film and Television, Film Television, Multimedia, Painting, Performing Arts, Photography, Textile Technology, Theater
Music
Band, Choir, Instrument Basson, Instrument Cello, Instrument Clarinett, Instrument Guitar, Instrument Piano, Instrument Saxophone, Instrument Trombone, Instrument Trumpet, Instrument Violin, Jazz Band, Vocal
Languages
Chinese, German, Japanese, Maori, Spanish
Ages Accepted
13-19

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