Birkenhead College - ISSCC - International Education & Study Abroad SpecialistSchool ID: 355 School Name: Birkenhead College School Type: Co-Ed City: Birkenhead Tuition fee: NZ$3,800 per term Residential Type: Homestay Rental fee: NZ$240 per week, under 14, $250., placement fee NZ$375 Program offer: Year 9-13 Other Information: Birkenhead College is situated on Aucklandˇ¦s North Shore in the residential suburb of Birkenhead.The college is on a well-serviced bus route and is only 15 minutes from Aucklandˇ¦s city centre by bus.
Birkenhead College offers a full range of subjects from Year 9 to Year 13. Students are prepared for Levels 1-3 National Certificate of Educational Achievement and Level 4, Scholarship. Most of our students go on to tertiary studies.
Our Language Support (ESOL) department is a particularly strong feature of the College. Specialist teachers offer a variety of programmes ranging from Elementary English to Higher Intermediate English (University Entrance ) in Year 13.
Student's English level is carefully assessed on arrival. Each student is then placed in the appropriate ESOL class.These are small classes run by trained, registered ESOL teachers.