Kristin School is a leading independent, co-educational school, for students from Kindergarten to Year 13 (ages 4-18). Kristin was the first NZ school to establish the International Baccalaureate programme in 1989, and is the only school to offer the full IB programme throughout all levels . Kristin also offers the NCEA qualification and is a SAT testing centre.
The International Centre and its specialist staff are committed to the support of 80 international students. Additional first language staff, ethnic committees as well as student committees also help to ensure international students are integrated easily and thrive in the school community. all well cared for. Accommodation is provided in closely monitored homestays in local area.
Kristin occupies 20 hectare campus at Albany, 30 minutes from downtown and one hour from Auckland's international airport.
The school is located on beautifully landscaped grounds and outstanding facilities incllude:
Library and Digital Technology centre, auditorium, two theatres, dance studio, individual music tuition rooms, two gymnasiums, café, golf driving range, ski lodge, international students centre, Yr 13 common room and study centre, Green (Media) room, climbing wall, comprehensive sports fields including a national level hockey field.