North Shore High Schools

There are 15 high schools on Auckland’s North Shore – the oldest was founded in 1928 and the newest opened its doors in February 2009. Some notable New Zealanders have been educated within their gates, and each has its own unique culture and strengths.
We’ve made a map showing where the high schools on the North Shore are, click here for the the Google map.

End of the school day at Rangitoto College

Albany Junior High School
Appleby Road, AlbanyAJHS is designed philosophically and structurally to identify and cater specifically for the needs of the emerging adolescent …  more
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Albany Senior High School
Oakway Drive, Albany
Congratulations to the Albany community for having the vision to develop a Junior High School followed by a Senior High School … more
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Birkenhead College
140 Birkdale Road, Birkenhead
The College has a consistently strong academic record and is proud of its significant successes in sport, cultural and community activities.
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Carmel College
108 Shakespeare Road, Milford
Carmel College is a school with a strong Special Character and rich tradition of success and achievement in academic, cultural and sporting activities … more
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Famous ex student: Elizabeth Hawthorne

Glenfield College
Kaipatiki Road, Glenfield
Offers a comprehensive range of academic and social courses as well as subjects whose main objective is personal enhancement … more
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Famous ex student: Rachel Hunter

Hato Petera College
103 College Road, Northcote
Hato Petera College was established to cater for the needs of Maori Catholic children by the Diocese of Auckland, Mill Hill Missionary Fathers and marist Brothers … more
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Kristin School
360 Albany Highway, Albany
Progressive and innovative, Kristin not only offers an outstanding academic programme but an exciting curriculum both in and beyond the classroom … more
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Long Bay College
Ashley Avenue, Long Bay
A North Shore secondary school that aims to develop independence, excellence and the creative spirit in its students …  more
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Northcote College
Kauri Glen road, Northcote
Established in 1877, Northcote College has served its local community for almost 130 years, providing co-educational secondary education and a wide variety of extracurricular opportunities for students …  more
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Famous ex student: Holly Smith

Pinehurst School
75 Bush Road, Albany
Pinehurst is a premier independent school for students aged 5 to 18. Capped at 850 students, Pinehurst offers passionate teachers, small classes and a nurturing learning environment … more
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Rangitoto College
564 East Coast Road, Mairangi Bay
Rangitoto College is recognised locally and around the world for its academic excellence, sporting achievements, performing arts and for the quality of its young people … more
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Famous ex-student: Mikey Havoc

Rosmini College
36 Dominion Street, Takapuna
Rosmini College is affirmed as one of Auckland’s leading achievers: this includes academic and sporting prowess. Music and Art continue to flourish … more
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Famous ex-student: Martin Sneddon

Takapuna Grammar
210 Lake Road, Takapuna
Since 1927 Takapuna Grammar School has had a reputation for outstanding student achievement offering young people academic programmes and the opportunity to learn in a culture of excellence and high standards …  more
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Famous ex student: Peter Blake

Westlake Boys High School
30 Forrest Hill Road, Forrest Hill
WBHS is traditional and progressive in its outlook and has earned a proud record for academic, sporting and cultural achievement …  more
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Famous ex student: A J Hackett

Westlake Girls High School
2 Wairau Road, Milford.
“Westlake Girls is recognised both nationally and internationally as a school with an outstanding level of achievement in academic studies, music and sport …” more
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Famous ex student: Alison Roe