St. Peters College - ISSCC - International Education & Study Abroad SpecialistSchool ID: 441 School Name: St. Peters College School Type: Co-Ed City: Gore Tuition fee: NZ$9,600 (includes taxes and all ESOL tuition) Residential Type: Boarding / Homestay Rental fee: NZ $2,420 per term (7 days boarding) Program offer: Year 7 - Year 13 (aged from 11 to 18) Other Information: St Peterís College is at the heart of a nurturing, inclusive and safe rural community. We are a co-educational day and boarding school for young people aged 11 Ė 18. St Peterís College was set-up in 1969 by the Institute of Charity (the Rosminian Order) and the Sisters of Mercy as the first co-educational Catholic school in Australia and New Zealand. The school is based on Christian principles within the Catholic tradition.
At St Peterís College we value cultural diversity and enjoy the presence of international students who enrich our community. In return, we welcome the opportunity to offer a quality international student programme headed by Mrs Brenda Hogue who is our International Student Director. Brenda is a fully qualified New Zealand teacher who has specialised in caring for and teaching international students for the past 15 years. St Peterís College is a signatory to the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students (as required by New Zealandís Ministry of Education).
International students have the option of living at the boarding house that adjoins the school or staying with a New Zealand family. St Peterís College further supports international students by providing them with an extensive range of opportunities including:
An orientation programme
A qualified and experienced English (ESOL) teacher
English tuition offered at all levels (Elementary to High Intermediate including the IELTS examination)
An after-school homework/curriculum support programme
A comprehensive and individualised pastoral care programme
A wide variety of sporting, outdoor education and cultural activities
Chances to explore the many wonderful scenic and outdoor recreational attractions of the picturesque southern South Island