Howick College has written:
Welcome to Howick College where inclusion and diversity are celebrated. As an international student, you will experience Kiwi life whilst being encouraged and supported throughout your journey. We recognize each of our students as individuals and work with you to provide a personalised experience you will never forget.
Every year, the Howick College whānau (family) welcomes students from countries all over the world. We will meet you at the airport, introduce you to your homestay family and pair you with a local student, who will help you integrate into life at Howick College. We encourage you to become involved in many of the incredible opportunities we offer, including the International Food Festival, School Ball, Principal's Morning Tea, and International Trips.
Our students care about our world and we pride ourselves on being responsible, passionate citizens, who influence others and make a difference.
Our students appreciate the importance of contributing to the wider community. You will have many opportunities to actively participate in charity fundraising, blood donation, environmental projects, and World Vision appeals.
WHY STUDENTS CHOOSE HOWICK COLLEGE:
Every year, students worldwide choose Howick College because of the outstanding Outdoor Education (OED) programme we offer. You will develop leadership, self-esteem, creative and team-building skills while making new friends and exploring more of our beautiful country. Kayaking, sailing, rock-climbing, high ropes, tramping and first aid are just some of the activities included in this subject.
END OF YEAR PROGRAMME
Our highly-anticipated End of Year Programme includes a two-week trip in either the North or South Island, school activities and attending Year 9 Camp as a Senior Leader.
Theatre, purpose-built dance studio, purpose-built technology rooms including hospitality and mechanical/hard materials, sports fields, photography darkroom, science laboratories.
Who are we?
Located in East Auckland by the beach, close to malls, and sports facilities
2000 students (approx.)
120 International students
Over 50 subjects to choose from
Exciting End of Year Programme
Highly regarded and very popular Outdoor Education Programme
Extensive sporting and extra-curricular programme
What our students say:
“The best year of my life”
“My months in NZ were amazing. I felt so welcome and everyone was so caring and helpful”
“So much more than I ever imagined”
“I made experiences and friends I will have for life”