Fairfield Intermediate School
Be Committed and Courageous

Fairfield Intermediate School was established in 1963 and is on the north eastern side of Hamilton. The school prides itself on the learning environment and learning facilities, with encouragement of a high standard of discipline and independent learning. It is a co-educational, state school for Year 7and 8 students. (11 to 13 years).

We Offer

- Digital Learning classes- 1 computer to 2 students
- Technology Classes 1;15
- Accelerate Classes
- Second Language Learning
- Music and Drama
- Outdoor Education Programmes
- Cultural diversity
- Gymnasium
- Auditorium
- Inter Challenge Course
- School Bands and Choir
- Annual Drama Production
- Instrument Tuition
- Wide range of sporting codes
- Safe and clean environment

- International Student camps

General Areas of Study

Full time placements or short term students. New Zealand Primary School Curriculum for 11 to 13 year old students.

Fee Examples

Full time student:
NZ $10000 per year 
(inclusive of stationery,Technology, School camp, English tuition).

Short term : NZ$350 per week (stationery etc as above extra to student)

Fees schedule

Care support for international students

Fairfield Intermediate School is a fully approved signatory to the Code of Practice and prides itself in providing a safe environment for our students. We offer the individual care that we believe is paramount to the students happiness and learning. The student welfare and attendance is monitored in accordance with the New Zealand Government regulations, to ensure their safety.

Accommodation options

Fairfield Intermediate School will arrange homestays when required. Students can make their own arrangements with prior approval of the school. To ensure the welfare of the students, all homestay arrangements are monitored by the School International Liaison Officer, to meet the New Zealand Government regulations.

Contact Person

Ms Pennie Braithwaite, Director of International Students.

Web Address




PO Box 12026 Chartwell Hamilton     New Zealand 3248


+64 7 855 9718 ext 860


+64 7 855 8347


Pennie Braithwaite