Elim Christian College is a state-integrated school catering for approximately 1000 students from New Entrants to Year 13 across 3 campuses. It is a vibrant learning community that impacts the whole person and provides seamless, quality education founded on a Biblical world-view and based on sound Christian principles. The special character of the school is determined by the faith system made up of the Christian beliefs, values and lifestyle of the Elim Christian Centre. Our students are inspired to develop a Christian philosophy of life, with high standards of excellence that will enhance their options for tertiary education and future career prospects, along with values that will enable them to live their lives with integrity and enthusiasm.
The College environment is well-disciplined, safe and caring. Strategic vision and planning has produced influential direction, superb facilities and Elim Christian College has a rapidly growing reputation for being a quality educational institution.
Elim Christian College will give you special help and support while you are studying here. They will make sure you are treated fairly and that you get the support you need to study properly.
Elim Christian College has a strong focus on student achievement, and character development.
We can provide a caring home for your students.
There are families or couples in our community who are interested in learning about other cultures. They will commit to providing a room and three meals a day for your students. These homestay families will ensure students are comfortable with getting to and from school.
Students will have the opportunity to experience living in a kiwi home, eating kiwi food and generally understanding how kiwi culture works. They will have opportunities to practise their English. During their time with the homestay families, they will have opportunities to experience some of what New Zealand has to offer.
Location and facilities
Our current facilities incorporate 3 school sites: the Golflands Campus for students in years 1-10, the Botany Campus for students Year 11-13 and the Mt Albert Campus years 1-13.
The Golflands and Botany campuses are situated in East Auckland and the Mount Albert Campus situated in the Central-West Auckland area. We have superb facilities including, well-resourced libraries, gymnasiums, specialised IT and multi-media suites, visual art rooms, a photography studio, science laboratories and a 900 seat auditorium with advanced technology.
The Golflands and Botany campuses are close to Botany Town Centre and approximately 20 minutes drive from Auckland city centre. There are a number of beautiful beaches, parks and walkways in close proximity to the school. Mount Albert is approximately 10 – 15 mins from Auckland city centre with St Lukes shopping mall, Western Springs park, Auckland Zoo and Aucklands Transport Museum all in close proximity.