The full amount of fees must be received before a place is secured at the High School.

What do your tuition fees include?

  1. Full Tuition and subject fees.
  2. Text Books.
  3. Full study and guidance facilities including an Overseas Student Counsellor.
  4. Access to all school facilities.
  5. Additional tuition if required in English language.
  6. Uniform and a stationery package (should cover full year).
  7. Being met at Nelson Airport or bus terminal if you advise us in advance of your arrival place and time.

What is not included in your tuition fees?

  1. Personal requirements
  2. Extra-curricular choices (e.g. Senior Ball, sports team involvement, etc)
  3. NZ travel costs
  4. Meals
  5. Accommodation
  6. Outdoor Education Costs (one to two terms $500; three to four terms $750)

Please Note: These fees are subject to annual review and all amounts quoted are in New Zealand dollars.

From 1 July 2016 – Homestay accommodation includes board for 46 weeks at $235 per week including GST.  If a student does not require boarding accommodation during the school holiday weeks, a partial refund will be made, with a $100 per week retainer being paid to the homestay family.

Insurance is a condition of enrolment. All students must take out insurance with Unicare.  More information is in the international prospectus.

Full year tuition fees – note these fees are valid from 1 July 2016:

Tuition $14,500
Homestay Accommodation @ $235 per week for 46 weeks $10,810
Insurance (subject to change) $550
Total – Payable in advance: $24,860

Living Costs

General Living Expenses $2,000
Personal Spending Money @ $50 per week for 46 weeks $2,300
Travel / Airport Transport Fee $250
Total Living Costs $4,550

Half year (2 term) and single term enrolments may be accepted. The fees are as follows:

Half Year Tuition $8,700
Single Term Tuition $5,800
Three Term Tuition $11,600
Outdoor Education for 1-2 Terms $500
Outdoor Education for 3-4 Terms $750


Upcoming events

TSS Cross Country Championships : 24 May 2017
Queen Charlotte College,  173 Waikawa Rd, Picton  
Talent Quest final : 7pm Wednesday 31 May 2017
31/5/2017 7pm-10.30pm approx in the School hall
Teacher only day: Friday 2 June 2017
Queen’s Birthday: Monday 5 June 2017
TSS Squash Championships : 7 June 2017
Chamber Music concert: Monday 12 June 2017
2.00-8.00pm 12/6/2017
TSS Badminton Championships: 13 June 2017
Motueka Recreation Centre 13/6/2017
Big Sing: Friday 16 June 2017
16/6/2017 in Nelson
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