Welcome to Western Heights High School
As a school achieving at the highest levels of academic, sporting, artistic and cultural excellence, Western Heights High School offers its students unparalleled opportunities to succeed in a wide range of endeavours.
Western Heights High School is a large co-educational school situated in the western suburbs of Rotorua. With approximately 1500 students from Year 9-13 and 120 staff, the school offers a wide range of specialist facilities to meet the needs of individuals and groups of students including a bi-lingual unit (Te Akoranga Reo Rua).
Welcome International Students
Rotorua – New Zealand’s cultural heart and the North Island’s number one tourist attraction
Western Heights High school – co-educational and non-denominational, Rotorua’s most popular and largest high school, providing superb pastoral care and student safety.
Academics – International languages, visual and performing arts, environmental sciences. Western Heights High School is a University of Cambridge International Examination centre.
Extra-curricular – a huge diversity of activities including equestrian, soccer, basketball, volleyball, rowing and more. Western Heights High School is represented at national and international level.