All teams have enthusiastic Coaches and Managers attached to them. King's offer three significant scholarships for Year 9 students, including the prestigious Brendon McCullum Scholarship.
Cricket is played on Saturday afternoons by Senior and Junior Teams. King's High School has interschool fixtures for the 1st X1 and Junior Interschool Teams against Southland Boys', Waitaki Boys' and Shirley Boys'.
The Year 9 Team is entered in the NZCT Year 9 Competition, and the Junior Interschool Team (Year 9 & 10) is also involved in the local Metropolitan Knockout Competition.
King's High School has a proud tradition in Cricket with current Black Caps, Brendon and Nathan McCullum, and New Zealand A and New Zealand Twenty/20 player, Bradley Scott all having high profiles in the game.
Other significant national representatives include Warren Lees, who was also a former New Zealand Team Coach and Ken Rutherford, a former New Zealand Captain.