Pinehurst School is a world class co-educational independent school, delivering the Cambridge International Curriculum (CIE) to all students from Year 1 to 13. As a CIE School, Pinehurst retains a strong international focus and warmly welcomes international students into the school community. Having adopted the Cambridge International Examination programme since 2002, Pinehurst has a long and successful association with the University of Cambridge (CIE) and a deep understanding of how to deliver this progressive curriculum. Students achieve exceptional academic results and regularly attain top honours in New Zealand and the World. Pinehurst employs a Director of International Students who can assist families with the international student application process.
Our Director of International Students can assist you with the application process, we offer a full service for obtaining accommodation, student visas and travel and health insurance at no extra charge.
Once enrolled students participate in a comprehensive orientation programme designed to orientate them with the school environment and our expectations as well as receiving ongoing pastoral care.
International students are integrated into regular classes across Year 1 to 13 and where appropriate receive extra support in particular subjects. We also provide English as a Second Language (ESOL) teaching, either individually or in small groups during class time if required.