Northcote College - ISSCC - International Education & Study Abroad SpecialistSchool ID: 431 School Name: Northcote College School Type: Co-Ed City: Northcote Tuition fee: NZ$14,500 / year, NZ$3,825 / term Residential Type: Homestay Rental fee: NZ$230.00 per week, Placement Fees: NZ$300 Program offer: secondary school---Senior students (Year 11-13) Other Information: Northcote College is situated in New Zealand's largest city of Auckland. The climate is pleasant with mild winters and warm summers. The school is approximately 10 minutes from Auckland City and close to tertiary institutions such as Auckland and Massey Universities and the Auckland University of Technology.
Established in 1877, Northcote College has a proud history of excellence. Students come here from all around the world to experience quality of education. Northcote College is highly respected and is well established in its local community. The College enjoys a reputation for stability, high standards and delivering quality education. Studying abroad provides the opportunity to make friends, have fun and develop the skills that you need to succeed in a new environment. We look forward to welcoming you to Northcote College and getting to know you.
Northcote College offers the New Zealand Certificate of Education Achievement (NCEA). For more information on NCEA please go to www.nzqa.govt.nz
The school offers a wide range of subjects which prepare students for national qualifications and further education. Northcote College students are accepted at all tertiary institutions. Students can take subjects at more than one level. For example a student with strong mathematics ability may study mathematics at a level above their other subjects.
Senior students (Year 11—13) finish formal classes around mid-November to go on study leave for national NCEA examinations.These exams usually finish by early December. Short-term international students do not usually sit these exams so will be able to take part in a special English/activity programme in November.