Enrolment Process

Students from Year 1 (5 years old) to Year 6 (11 years old) are welcome to apply to study at Botany Downs School.  Acceptance will depend on enrolment information provided and space availability in a class at the child’s year level.  All International Students must be living with a parent at all times.

Application Pack :


All International Students must hold a valid visa to study in New Zealand and adhere to their visa conditions.  Visit the Immigration New Zealand website for more information on student visas.

Health Insurance

Medical and Travel Insurance is compulsory for International Students while in New Zealand.  Insurance can be organised through companies such as the one listed below:

Southern Cross Travel Insurance

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