New App for your phone

Western Heights High School now have a Mobile App for notices, events and other important School messages. To download the app for free on iPhone or Android click this link.


As a school achieving at the highest levels of academic, sporting, artistic and cultural excellence, Western Heights High School offers its students unparalleled opportunities to succeed in a wide range of endeavours.

Western Heights High School is a large co-educational school situated in the western suburbs of Rotorua.  With approximately 1500 students from Year 9-13 and 120 staff, the school offers a wide range of specialist facilities to meet the needs of individuals and groups of students including a bi-lingual unit (Te Akoranga Reo Rua).

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Congratulations to all of those students past and present who were recognised at yesterdays assembly.
The office has a number of certificates for students unable to attend who gained Level 3 Endorsed with Excellence. These are available to be picked up during school hours.

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All in Day has been moved from this Friday to Wednesday 14th.
Recognition's Assembly is still scheduled for tomorrow on the turf for the full school. If it is raining Yr 13, 12 and 9 are in the bottom gym and Yr 10 and 11 will attend class as usual.

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Welcome International Students

Rotorua – New Zealand’s cultural heart and the North Island’s number one tourist attraction

Western Heights High school – co-educational and non-denominational, Rotorua’s most popular and largest high school, providing superb pastoral care and student safety.

Academics – International languages, visual and performing arts, environmental sciences. Western Heights High School is a University of Cambridge International Examination centre.

Extra-curricular – a huge diversity of activities including equestrian, soccer, basketball, volleyball, rowing and more. Western Heights High School is represented at national and international level..

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