Why Rongotai College?

We believe Rongotai College provides a unique, supportive and stimulating educational environment for Carter-Mr-K-2018-webyour son. Important in this environment are:

  • A supportive and caring school, staff and students.
  • Small classes, excellent learning opportunities.
  • Personal care and individual tutoring – the Dean of International Students and the Guidance Counsellor are responsible for students’ welfare and academic progress within the school.
  • An emphasis on excellence and high academic standards, preparing students for university and institutes of technology.
  • Highly trained, enthusiastic teaching and support staff.
  • High standards of discipline and behaviour.
  • A wide range of sports teams performing to a high standard – Rongotai College students and old boys are New Zealand champions, or represent New Zealand in a number of sports.
  • A range of cultural activities such as music, drama, public speaking, leadership and community service.
  • Modern facilities, excellent equipment and up-to-date computer technology.
  • A full English Second Language programme with extra classes, at no additional cost
  • All students are placed with local homestay families who are sourced and monitored by our own International Students’ Co-ordinator, who provides the link between the student’s family, the New Zealand family and the school.