Welcome to Western Heights High School

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). more


Welcome International Students

Western Heights High School

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. more

Instructions for making appointments for parent evening

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The current opening hours for the SAS Uniform Shop located at WHHS are:

Mon 8.30am – 12.30pm
Wed 12.30pm – 5pm
Thurs 12pm – 4pm


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