Co-Ed / Y9-13
Burnside High School is recognised as one of the best schools in New Zealand for Performance Music and has a Visual Arts department ranked in the top 3 nationally. It is the largest high school in the South Island and offers a huge range of subjects and sporting options. The school is divided into four divisions, each with its own Divisional Principal, Dean and Guidance Counsellor. Students achieve excellent results in national examinations, competitions and many students earn university scholarships in New Zealand and abroad.