Welcome to King’s

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Welcome to the King’s High School International Department. At King’s our primary objective is to Build Good Men for Life. We are committed to Personal Excellence, each young man being and doing his best.

Our Point of Difference is that we practise a values-based education awareness.  All students know and are encouraged to embrace the principles of citizenship – respect, responsibility, fairness, integrity, compassion for others

Two of the many strengths of our school are its diversity and its inclusive nature.

There are many opportunities for all students ranging from outdoor education (including skiing and surfing to sports and cultural activities.  Our priority is to provide a wide range of subject choices and a clear pathway to tertiary education.

The school boasts students from many different ethnicities. All students are respected and their differences are not only accepted but celebrated.

Whatever your interests, they will be catered for.
Whatever your strengths, they will be encouraged.
Whatever your goals, they can be realised here.

Join us at King’s for a life changing experience.

Dan Reddiex
Rector

About King's

Situated in St Clair, Dunedin, King's High School was founded in 1936 and has recently undergone an extensive re-building programme to be modern and well-resourced school with 53 teaching spaces and 68 teaching staff.

Extensive grounds provide for the wide co-curricular programme offered and encouraged. The school roll sits at a little over 1000 boys, who study from Years 9 -13, with provision for up to 40 international students.  

Specialist classrooms are used for all subjects: science laboratories, computer suites, specialist rooms for Art, Music, Photography, Graphics and Media Studies, and very modern Technology workshops. Food Technology and Catering is taught in the modern kitchen; there are 2 gymnasia, Squash courts and a weights room for Sport and Physical Education and a Performing Arts Centre. King's High School also has a designated Outdoor Education facility close to Dunedin.