Welcome to Ashburton College – a co-educational state secondary school situated in Ashburton, Mid-Canterbury, the heart of New Zealand's beautiful South Island. Only an hour's drive south from Christchurch, Ashburton is a growing, vibrant town.
Our college is unique – being able to offer all the advantages and opportunities of an urban school in a pleasant, friendly, safe and spacious rural environment.
Ashburton College offers students a very wide range of subjects and activities in a caring, supportive, secondary school learning environment. We are proud of the sense of community amongst staff, students and parents, and this is reflected in our outstanding record of academic, sporting and cultural successes.
International students find school life at Ashburton College rewarding and fulfilling. They return home with happy memories of their time in New Zealand, and their achievements in learning English and the many other subjects and activities offered at the college.
Ashburton College fosters student leadership and is committed to a successful partnership between home and school as a key ingredient of positive and successful secondary school experiences for all its students.
Please feel free to contact us to find out more about our College and what we can offer your family.