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Onehunga High School

Secondary (Years 9-13, approx age 13-17)

We are a state co-educational school situated in Central Auckland on the shores of the Manukau Harbour.  We are less than 15 minutes to the Central Business District.  Our school has been accepting international students for over 20 years and we offer a full range of subjects, support, homestay and guidance with a staff of five in the international department.  Our unique Business School and English Language School for adults are designed to complement the programmes on offer for students in the High School.  We welcome students from 14 different countries and we see them as a vital part of the school. International students provide an extra dimension in terms of language, culture and personality.  Our facilities, programmes and teachers are innovative and talented.

Contact Onehunga High School
Physical address

24 Pleasant Street
1061 Onehunga
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Phone numbers

+64 9 6366006 ext 8026

  • Number of students: 1250
  • Number of international students: 35 full time students
  • Male and Female

Qualifications available

  • 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
We offer a full range of NCEA subjects including a broad range of special-interest options.  Most of our students continue their education at tertiary level and we lead the way in New Zealand educational achievements.  We promote enhanced and accelerated learning, an exciting environment and experiential teaching and learning.  We are experienced in providing for international students and our pastoral and academic care is outstanding.  Onehunga High school has been promoted in North and South magazine as one of the top state schools in New Zealand.  Please contact us for further assistance.
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