Our Principal's Welcome
Hillmorton High School is a medium size school of about 1000 students situated close to the centre of Christchurch.
One of our school values is 'whanaungtanga' which means 'a caring community'.
We are well known for our inclusive culture where we actively embrace diversity. Our students come from a wide range of backgrounds in terms of ethnicity, nationality, ability and disability, prior learning an socio economic status.
As our international students you bring your own cultures and languages to our school and learn alongside our diverse student population. You are made to feel welcome by our staff and students and lasting friendships are made. We all learn from and with each other in an inclusive environment where "personal best, nothing less' is expected from everyone.
We look forward to welcoming you to Hillmorton High School where our mission of "Inspiring academic excellence, leadership and a love of learning" will become an an opportunity for you to explore your future.