Welcome to Bethlehem College, International


Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
-  a beautiful, coastal city with a mild, pleasant climate
-  2.5 hours drive south of Auckland, or 35 minutes by air
-  a top holiday and tourist destination with a population of 100,000+ people

Bethlehem College:  Years 1 - 13
-  20 minutes drive to Mount Maunganui Beach
-  10 minutes to the city
-  many modern facilities situated on 46 hectares/140 acres of land 

-  provides a Biblical Christ-centred education for the preparation of sudents for effective service and leadership, while aiming for excellence in all educational and personal endeavours
-  is an integrated, inter-denominational, Christian school
-  opportunities in service with mission trips, both in NZ and overseas
-  offers NZ living arrangements with friendly, experienced host families

-  has a decile 10 rating
-  high academic expectations proven by its excellent NCEA results
-  specialist ESOL classes, IELTS classes and after-school English classes
-  a Literacy programme for University Entrance
-  options of pathways to tertiary studies
-  a caring, supportive and disciplined learning environment

Sport & Culture
-  has many sporting and cultural acitivites
-  has modern spacious facilities; multi-media, performing arts centre, sports centre, turf facilities
-  sporting and cultural activities are incorporated into the curriculum and all students are expected to participate