Scotlands Hostel

Boarding at NPGHS Scotlands Hostel provides a caring and supportive environment where students are encouraged to do well academically and participate fully in the sporting, cultural and social life of the school.

Find out more: hostelenquiries@npghs.school.nz


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Features of life at Scotlands:

  • Warm, caring and secure environment
  • Modern complex; motel style units
  • Full access to school grounds and facilities beyond the school day
  • 145 boarders - Years 9 to 13
  • Excellent staff/student ratio and active 24-hour care
  • Homework supervised by a trained teacher. Tuition in time-management and study skills that contributes towards excellent academic results
  • Clear guidelines with a degree of flexibility for meeting individual needs
  • Active and supportive extra-curricular programme
  • High expectations of courtesy and acceptable behaviour
  • Leadership opportunities and training
  • Increased independence encouraged at all levels
  • Year 13 House provides an opportunity for a “flatting” experience in a supportive, well equipped environment
  • Rich and diverse cultures
  • Boarders make a notable cultural, academic, social, sporting and leadership contribution to the life of the school
  • The independence, maturity and lifelong friendships that boarding encourages are excellent foundations for adult life