The full amount of fees must be received before a place is secured at the High School.

What do your tuition fees include?

  1. Full Tuition and subject fees.
  2. Text Books.
  3. Full study and guidance facilities including an Overseas Student Counsellor.
  4. Access to all school facilities.
  5. Additional tuition if required in English language.
  6. Uniform and a stationery package (should cover full year).
  7. Being met at Nelson Airport or bus terminal if you advise us in advance of your arrival place and time.

What is not included in your tuition fees?

  1. Personal requirements
  2. Extra-curricular choices (e.g. Senior Ball, sports team involvement, etc)
  3. NZ travel costs
  4. Meals
  5. Accommodation
  6. Outdoor Education Costs (one to two terms $500; three to four terms $750)

Please Note: These fees are subject to annual review and all amounts quoted are in New Zealand dollars.

From 1 July 2017 – Homestay accommodation includes board for 46 weeks at $240 per week including GST.  If a student does not require boarding accommodation during the school holiday weeks, a partial refund will be made, with a $100 per week retainer being paid to the homestay family.

Insurance is a condition of enrolment. All students must take out insurance with Unicare.  More information is in the international prospectus.

Full year tuition fees – note these fees are valid from 1 July 2017:

Tuition $14,500
Homestay Accommodation @ $240 per week for 46 weeks $11,040
Insurance (subject to change) $550
Total – Payable in advance: $26,090

Living Costs

General Living Expenses $2,000
Personal Spending Money @ $50 per week for 46 weeks $2,300
Travel / Airport Transport Fee $250
Total Living Costs $4,550

Half year (2 term) and single term enrolments may be accepted. The fees are as follows:

Half Year Tuition $8,700
Single Term Tuition $5,800
Three Term Tuition $11,600
Outdoor Education for 1-2 Terms $500
Outdoor Education for 3-4 Terms $750


Upcoming events

Summer Tournament Week: 18-25 March 2018
Sailing TOSI: 18-24 March 2018
NZSS Triathlon Championships: 19-20 March 2018
NZSS Volleyball Championships: 19-23 March 2018
SISS Girls’ Rugby 7’s: 20-21 March 2018
Year 12 OEd Sea Kayak: 20-22 March 2018
Year 12 Bio Trip: 20 March 2018
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