International Student Information

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  • National award winner for Excellence in Pastoral care
  • Long tradition (1884) academic, sporting and cultural excellence
  • School motto “Age Quod Agis” : whatever you do, do to the best of your ability
  • 920 students, 30 International students
  • Traditional British English taught, not American
  • Small ESOL classes are part of the timetable
  • Close links with nearby brother school, St John’s College
  • Excellent location in Hamilton (150,000). Safe, friendly university city with easy access to major tourist attractions and Auckland International Airport
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A fabulous school in a fabulous location – the number one choice for you!

Enrolment Details

International students are accepted throughout the year. An Application to Enrol form is available by emailing

International Students are accepted from girls aged 13-18 years.

Contact Details

Director of International Students, Sacred Heart Girls’ College,

PO Box 4064, Hamilton, New Zealand

Ph: +64-7-856 7874
Fax: +64-7-856 2316


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