Howick College - ISSCC - International Education & Study Abroad SpecialistSchool ID: 371 School Name: Howick College School Type: Co-Ed City: Howick Tuition fee: NZD$13,000 ($6,500 per 6 month semester) Residential Type: Homestay Rental fee: NZD$240 per week (increasing to $250 in 2013), Placement:$500 Program offer: Year 9-13 Other Information: Howick College is located in an attractive, safe eastern suburb of Auckland. We are close to beaches, nature reserves and malls. There are lots of choices close by for entertainment and recreation.
We offer multiple learning pathways which are sensitive to and cater for the different needs of students. The courses offered are designed to prepare students for university and other tertiary institutions and the workplace.
In many subjects the skills are taught and learnt in real world settings. Biology students, for example do real world data gathering and analysis in bush and beach settings; History students carry out research for NCEA level 3 at sites in the Bay of Islands; students in senior Hospitality classes hone their skills of planning, preparing and serving meals to guests in our specially designed restaurant.
Students in their first year at secondary school
are classified as Year 9 students. As they
progress through the secondary school system
their year level increases each year irrespective
of what level subjects they are taking. Thus
students in their third year at secondary school
are classified as Year 11 students, students in
their fourth year are Year 12, students in their
fifth year are Year 13