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Zone Boundaries

Students who live within this boundary may attend Avondale College: From Oakley Creek to the junction of Great North Road and Carrington Road; the western side of Carrington Road to the railway, along the railway to Woodward Road; both sides of Richardson Road to the corner of Maioro Street, across New Windsor Road and Whitney Street  to both sides of Holbrook Street; across Blockhouse Bay Road to both sides of Miranda Street; across Wolverton Street to the Whau Creek and Great North Road; the rest of Rosebank Peninsula.

Out of Zone Eligibility

The Government gives the following priority to out-of-zone enrolments in all schools.


Priority 1. Students enrolling for special programmes (e.g. Special Education)

Priority 2. Siblings of currently enrolled students

Priority 3. Siblings of former students

Priority 4. Children of former students

Priority 5. Children of members or employees of the board of the school.

Priority 6. All other applicants

Where the number of students exceeds the places available, a ballot will be held from the group with the lowest priority according to rules advised by the Ministry of Education.


Out of Zone Priority 6

Should you wish to enrol your child at Avondale College and you do not qualify for Priorities 1-5, then please complete and return to the school an out-of-zone application form along with photocopies of the most recent school report and birth certificate.

Forms for out-of-zone applications are available from the school office (or can be downloaded below). The closing date for out-of-zone applications for Year 9 is Wednesday 30 August 2017. The ballot date for selection, set by the Ministry of Education, is Wednesday 6 September.

Enrolment interviews for Priority 6 students who are offered a place after the ballot will be arranged to take place in October.

In Zone Enrolment Forms for 2018

Related Links > Year 9 | Year 10-13 | Covering Letter

Out of Zone Enrolment Forms for 2018

Related Links > Year 9 | Year 10-13 | Covering Letter
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