Learning English with enjoyment at HNI


Unfortunately, HNI is not currently in a position to accept international students due to strong roll growth.  

Greetings, Ni hao ma, Anyong Haseyo, Sawat dee, Konnichi wa

Thank you for considering Havelock North Intermediate as the school of choice for your child’s New Zealand educational experience. 

Havelock North Intermediate is in the township of Havelock North. The school has approximately 520 students and caters specifically for students who are 11-13 years old. Our school has excellent teaching programmes and high-quality facilities.  We will focus on your child’s academic learning and care about their complete well-being in a safe and happy environment.

Our school offers:

  • classes that are well-resourced for information technology and instruction  that is delivered through modern blended learning practices
  • support for English Language Learners
  • four specialist rooms including an extensively equipped workshop, dedicated science facility, robotics room and food tech room.
  • a place where Performance Arts are promoted and valued: music, choir, dance, drama and orchestra
  • musical instrument tuition if required
  • a wide range of sporting options
  • attractive grounds with many trees, plants, flowers and grass fields
  • up-to-date resources and equipment.
  • a safe, friendly and happy environment in which to learn

I invite you to explore our website and encourage your contact. I would be delighted to answer any questions you may have about education in New Zealand and about Havelock North Information in particular.

Kind regards

Nigel Messervy


For an Information Booklet which includes an Application Form Click here

For information about NZ Education Click here

  • The school operates a four term year.
  • All fees stated are inclusive of GST at the rate of 15.0%.
  • The amounts as scheduled below are stated in $NZ currency.
  • Different rates apply to short term tuition, please make contact with the principal to discuss. principal@hni.school.nz