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St Andrew's College

Primary/Intermediate/Secondary (Years 1-13, approx age 5-17)

St Andrew’s College, is a fully-independent, private, co-educational school for pre-school to Year 13 day and boarding students. At St Andrew’s, proud Scottish Presbyterian traditions and values, academic rigour, and exceptional sporting, cultural and leadership opportunities combine for an education that is truly world class and a life experience that is unforgettable.

Contact St Andrew's College
Physical address

347 Papanui Road
8051 Christchruch
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Phone numbers

+64 3 9402007
+64 3 9402016

  • Number of students: 1350
  • Number of international students: 15
  • Male and Female

Qualifications available

  • National Standards Testing
  • National Certificate of Educational Achievement

School features

  • Academic guidance
  • Accommodation advisory service
  • Career guidance
  • English language support
  • Homestay placement service
  • International student services
  • Wifi on campus


  • Boarding hostel
  • Homestay

Religious Facilities (on-site)

  • Chapel

Religious Clubs

  • Presbyterian
St Andrew’s College is a thriving, bustling community of 1,350 male and female students located in suburban Merivale, just five minutes by car from the centre of Christchurch. We accommodate day and boarding students, and welcome international students from around the world into our unique, close-knit community. Our teaching and learning programmes cater for students from pre-school to Year 13. In 2011 we celebrated 20 years of co-education. Beautiful Strowan House – a heritage building – is the frontispiece to our spacious grounds that nestle alongside tree-lined Strowan Stream.
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