International Students

We are delighted you are considering sending your child to Matipo Road School to study and learn in New Zealand. We look forward to your child taking advantage of the many opportunities our School has to offer including an excellent education and many cultural and sporting activities.

Matipo Road School is committed to ensuring that students have a fulfilling experience while attending our School and is a signatory for the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.

Why Matipo Road School?

Matipo Road School is committed to the education of all the children in our care.  We are a culturally diverse school that welcomes students from all backgrounds. We have a strong culture of high expectations for staff and students and celebrate success in all areas of school life. We also have a strong relationship with the local Intermediate and Secondary Schools enabling a smooth transition for our students.


Students will have the opportunity to learn or improve their English within a Teaching programme based on the New Zealand Curriculum. Students have the opportunity to participate in a wide range of learning areas and will be fully supported by friendly Matipo staff.


Our School is located in Te Atatu Peninsula, a waterfront suburb of Auckland City surrounded by the Waitemata Harbour with extensive views of the city skyline, central city and north shore. Auckland is New Zealand’s largest city. It is a vibrant city with beautiful beaches and parks that provide many opportunities for outdoor activities. It is rated the third most liveable city in the Mercer Quality of Living scale.

Further Information

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