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St Dominic's College

Intermediate / Secondary (Years 7-13)

Enrol at our Girls' School from 10 to 19 years.We are a high ranking school in Auckland with plenty of heart and are proud to have top NCEA and University results .We are dedicated to support you as an International student so you can become who you want to be,can achieve what you set out to do and to value your place in the world today.Choose your subjects from a wide and flexible curriculum for your own career pathway to success.  Enjoy our green grounds dotted with fruit trees or swim in our very own swimming pool.Compete in our new Gymnasium. Let your creativity run free in our 3 storey Technology suite.Perform magnificently in our performing arts rooms. Enjoy life long friendships and build a home with a New Zealand host family. Become fabulous with us.

Contact St Dominic's College
Physical address

29 Rathgar Rd, Henderson
0650 Auckland
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Phone numbers

+64 9 8390380
+64 21 846997 mobile

  • Number of students: 900
  • Number of international students: 50
  • Females only

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


  • Homestay

Religious Facilities (on-site)

  • Chapel

Religious Clubs

  • Catholic
Become fabulous with us! We welcome you to our school. St Dominic's College is consistently ranked as an achieving High School and we provide high quality teachers and learning opportunities for you. For the last 5 years 100% of our International Students achieved University Entrance. Join our alumnae at Auckland University, Chulalongkorn, Tsuda, Monash, UCLA . You will receive ESOL classes which are made to suit your needs.  We have an experienced support team to help you and wonderful homestay families within walking distance to the school for you to live in. Join us.
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