To apply to enrol, please print and fill in the Pinehurst Application Form.
Application and Fees
At Pinehurst we aim to offer places to children who love learning and who are committed to making the most of their talents. Admissions are highly sought after, and we strongly recommend parents apply for entry well in advance of when they’d like their child to join Pinehurst.
Once completed, please sign and then return the form together with NZ$195.00 fee* to our Admissions Registrar
PO Box 302-308
or email [email protected]
*The Application Fee covers the cost of considering the application and is non refundable
Pinehurst School Fees 2020 (inclusive of GST)
Application Fee (non-refundable) - $195.00
Bond & Entrance Fee
At the time of enrolment a bond must be paid to the Pinehurst School Trust.
Entrance Fee (non-refundable) of $695.00 (includes Alumni membership)
The non-interest bearing bond held by the Pinehurst School Trust is payable on the acceptance of an enrolment. This is repaid when the student leaves provided the appropriate notice period of one term has been given and any monies owing settled.
Tuition Fees (per annum)
|Year 1 - Year 2||$13,306.00||$25,587.00|
|Year 3 - Year 6||$14,193.00||$25,587.00|
|Year 7 - Year 8||$15,923.00||$30,297.00|
|Year 9 - Year 13||$18,371.00||$34,035.00|
Tuition Fee Discounts
- 2nd child - 5% sibling discount
- 3rd child - 10% sibling discount
- 4th child - 15% sibling discount
- 5th child - 20% sibling discount
- Loyalty Discount: 5% after six years and 10% after eight years continuous enrolment (applied in January of the following year)
Capital Contribution Levy
A levy of $750 per year is payable for each student to fund ongoing development of the school.
Consumables and Activity fee
Year 1 to Year 13 - $320.00
Term pass (per week)
|AM/PM pass (per week)||Concession pass (per ride)|
|Zone 1 (15 km radius)||$25.00||$12.50||$5.00|
|Zone 2 (30 km radius)||$35.00||$17.50||$7.00|
|Zone 3 (31+ km radius)||$50.00||$25.00||$10.00|
Bus Discounts: 50% 2nd child and 100% 3rd and 4th child.
Camps, school trips, sports fees and external exams are billed separately.
New Entrants commence school at the start of the term closest to their 5th birthday and are invited for an interview approximately two terms before their expected enrolment date. Please note that all applications received before the deadline dates (below) are given equal consideration.
Year 1 Application Deadlines:
Term 1, 2021 – Applications to be submitted by 26th June 2020 (interviews to take place in Term 3 2020)
Term 2, 2021 - Applications to be submitted by 25th September 2020 (interviews to take place in Term 4 2020)
Term 3, 2021 – Applications to be submitted by 3rd December 2020 (interviews to take place in Term 1 2021)
Term 4, 2021 - Applications to be submitted by 15th April 2021 (interviews to take place in Term 2 2021)
Year 2-6 Application
Applications for Year 2-6 are processed as they are received. We are currently operating on a wait-list for this cohort but we encourage applying as spaces may become available in the future.
Year 7 Application
Term 1, 2021 applications need to be submitted by 26th June 2020 and interviews will take place at the beginning of Term 3, 2020.
We are currently operating on a wait-list for 2020 applications but we encourage applying as spaces may become available in the future.
Year 8-13 Applications
Applications for Year 8-13 are processed as they are received. Candidates will be interviewed alongside entrance testing in English and Maths.
For any queries regarding the application and enrolment process please contact the Admissions Registrar - call (09) 414 0960 ext 614 or email