"Growing Student Success"

Hamilton Junior High School

Hamilton Junior High School is a junior high school for Year 7-10. We are the ideal option for a short term international experience. We offer a dynamic and exciting 'kiwi schooling' experience for students who want to have a real taste of what secondary schooling in the Waikato has to offer. Hamilton Junior High School is a complete digital technology school where students use a range of e-learning tools to engage in learning such as ipads and computers. Our staff are committed to excellence and we provide a high standard of educational program. Hamilton Junior High School is a signatory to the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.


We Offer
  • A balanced curriculum which emphasises discovery and exploration; and encourages higher order thinking as keys to successful learning.
  • Learning activities and experiences which enable all students to succeed.
  • Smaller class sizes, max of 25 students in classes
  • NZQA Standards NZQA Level 1
General Areas of Study
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Languages
  • Education Outside the Classroom (EOTC)
  • Food Technology
  • Plastics Technology
  • Hard Materials
  • Art
  • Dance and Music
Fee Examples

Tuition Fee
Year7/8 $9279.06
Year 9/10 $9334.26
(Includes all administration costs except insurance which can be arranged)
Home Stay Cost: $230.00 per week

Contact Person

Shirley Morrison
Director of International Students
Email: shirleym@hjhs.school.nz

Web Address



90 Heath Street
St Andrews
Hamilton 3200
P 0 Box 10177, Hamilton, 3241


+64 78492819


+64 78493760

Principal's email

Tanya Thompson