Heretaunga College was established in 1954. It is co-educational, caters for years 9 to 13 (ages 12-18) and has a roll of about 730.
We offer a successful High School Programme for students from around the world. In addition to our normal classes we have an Equestrian Programme through a local riding school and a Golf Academy in partnership with the famous Royal Wellington Golf Club situated at Heretaunga in Upper Hutt.
We also have our own English Language Programme which allows us to take students with very little English.
Heretaunga College offers students…
The College's successful academic record reflects a strong emphasis on study and positive expectations for educational achievement. Staff are hard-working, caring and committed to students, providing attractive and stimulating teaching environments.
We have found New Zealand a good place to study. We have a safe environment and the people are very friendly. Heretaunga College is a good school and there are many international students from different countries. We have got good teachers to help with English. We study and play together like a big family.
– International Student