Liston College is a highly ranked Auckland semi-private Year 7 - 13 Catholic Boys High School. The College has emphasis on excellence in all areas, academic, sports and culture. It has a proven record of academic success, achieving NCEA results consistently well above the national average. These results place Liston College in the top 3 boys' schools in Auckland. Each year international students achieve very well academically, gaining NCEA Level 3 and University Entrance. Students are assessed on arrival and provided with an individualised curriculum and English Language support, based on student needs and abilities. Comprehensive academic monitoring and excellent pastoral care for international students, assists students to cope with the academic demands and supports their achievement.
Liston College has well qualified staff that provide high quality programmes enabling students to gain entrance to some of the top universities, particularly in Medicine and Commerce.
Liston College offers safe, monitored and experienced homestay families, available in modern homes close to the college.
Liston College offers a wide range of sporting activities, free after school and holiday tutorial lessons and an excellent music programme, with tuition in a variety of instruments available.
The school is close to public transport, a major shopping centre and 45 minutes to the airport.