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Freyberg High School


Tuition Fees (consistent across all schools)


Terms from July 1, 2023 - June 30, 2024 

  • 1 term:         NZ$ 6,600

  • 2 terms:       NZ$ 9,900

  • 3 terms:       NZ$ 13,200

  • Full Year:     NZ$ 16,500

Less than one term: NZ$ 660 per week + a one-off administration fee of NZ$ 500.

Tuition fee from July 1, 2024 - December 30, 2025

  • 1 term:         NZ$ 7,400

  • 2 terms:       NZ$ 11,100

  • 3 terms:       NZ$ 14,800

  • Full Year:     NZ$ 18,500

Less than one term: NZ$ 740 per week + a one-off administration fee of NZ$ 500.

Tuition fees include:

  • Tuition and associated administration fees

  • School uniform on loan from the school (Students need to bring their own black winter shoes)

  • ID Card

  • Locker, school magazine etc.

  • Use of text books

  • Goods and Services Tax - GST

Tuition fees do not include:

  • Host family costs and associated administration fees

  • Insurance

  • Stationery

  • Write-on notes

  • Examination fees

  • Outdoor Education and other field trips

  • Additional curriculum costs and consumables associated with any subject

  • Instrument hire and private tuition

  • Personal and recreational costs

  • Airport transfer for those schools which incur substantial cost

For these other fees please see each individual schools information section here.


Insurance approximately NZD 1.80 per day (It is a New Zealand Government requirement). Insurance can be arranged by and paid to the school directly. If a student arranges his/her own insurance, it must be checked and approved by the school prior to arrival to ensure it covers potential trips and activities etc.

Contingency Fund

Schools ask students to deposit a Contingency Fund amount (typically NZD 600-1,000) for easier payments for trips etc during the school year. All unused funds are returned to the student after departure.

Examination Fee

If students wish to enter the NCEA exams, a mandatory fee applies. The fee is paid to the school.

NCEA fee: NZD 384

School dates


  • Term one: Start of February - 12th April

  • Term two: 29th April - 5th July

  • Term three: 22nd July - 27th September

  • Term four: 14th October - Early December


  • Term one: Start of February - 11 April

  • Term two: 28 April - 27 June

  • Term three: 14 July - 19 September

  • Term four: 6 October - Early December


Term dates will be posted once published from the Ministry of Education.

NOTE: These dates are only indicative and may vary between schools. Contact the individual schools for accurate dates.

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