Sacred Heart College is a Catholic Integrated Girls College in Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand, providing secondary education from Year 9 to Year 13.
Sacred Heart College holds traditional values where excellence is pursued and celebrated within a caring and Christian atmosphere.
Sacred Heart College holds high expectations on Academic success and also offers a wide range of sporting and cultural opportunities.
We have an excellent English Speaking for Other Languages (ESOL) programme which helps international students ease into our school community and improve their English.
We have strong links with schools around the world such as Ikubunkan School in Tokyo, Japan and Our Lady of Good Counsel in the United States.
The school offers a wide variety of sport, musical and cultural activities.
We have a brand new Performing Arts Centre, a wonderful technology suite, and excellent music facilities.
There is an International Student Manager available 24/7 who is responsible for the pastoral care of the students. The school has an excellent, safety and pastoral care record. Homestay arrangements can be made by the International Student Manager.
The school is located in central Lower Hutt, an attractive city with excellent sporting and cultural facilities. We are close to an art gallery, a major shopping centre - Queensgate, the Public Library, Town Hall and opposite the Hutt Recreation Ground and Huia Pool. Central Wellington is only 15 minutes away. We have excellent facilities at school, with a Performing Arts Centre that was opened in 2013. We have a technology suite, which offers excellent facilities for design, graphics and design technology. We have music suites, a fantastic gymnasium. Students can join a variety of sporting and cultural teams.
The college has a diverse base of Pacific Island, Maori and Asian students. This creates a vibrant multi-cultural community with excellent opportunities for internationalism.