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Tuakau College

Intermediate / Secondary (Years 7-13)

At Tuakau College we offer an International Student the best of both worlds. Tuakau College is a Year 7-13 semi-rural co-educational secondary school. We are situated 55 minutes south of Auckland City and 35 minutes south of Auckland International Airport. There is a beautiful west coast beach, a 35 minute drive from the Tuakau. Tuakau College offers both water and land based sporting activities to our students. Tuakau College is proudly bi-cultural, 40% of our students are of Maori descent. Both rural and town homestays are offered to International Students. Tuakau College has high academic expectations for our students. Tuakau College has a small international program and endeavours to provide the very best experience for International students during their stay with us.

Contact Tuakau College
Physical address

Elizabeth Street
2121 Tuakau
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Phone numbers

09 2368521

  • Number of students: 650
  • Number of international students: 7
  • Male and Female

Qualifications available

  • National Certificate of Educational Achievement

School features

  • Academic guidance
  • Career guidance
  • English language support
  • Homestay placement service
  • International student services


  • Homestay

Religious Facilities (on-site)

  • Multi-faith

Tuakau College has a Careers Guidance Centre, ESOL classes, Counsellor, Learning Support Centre, Health centre, Sports Co-ordinator.

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