Applications for a position in our school as an international student should be accompanied by academic results, their last school report (both translated) and a letter of introduction. The school has approximately 50 international students representing a range of nationalities from around the world.
General Areas of Study
Students are encouraged to study a course that specifically caters to their needs from a wide range of subjects available. A broad programme of study operates at Years 9 and 10, with more subject specialties at Years 11-13. The senior school curriculum offers NCEA Levels 1 to 3 plus Level 4 Scholarship. In addition, Cambridge AS level in English Literature and Mathematics is offered at Year 12 for selected students. Students are given the opportunity to enter the Australian Schools English and Science competitions.
For further Subject and Course information please click the Curriculum tab at the top of the page.
Study In NZ Brochures
Homestay families are a highly valued part of our International Student programme. It is important that families are hosting for the right reasons and are caring, tolerant and genuinely interested in their International Student.
We thank you for your interest in becoming a Homestay for Hillcrest High School. Being a Homestay can be a very rewarding experience and we do our best to match students living requirements to a suitable Homestay.
Enquiries are welcome through: