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St Dominic’s Catholic College is a Year 7-13 girls’ school situated in West Auckland.
Our vision is to challenge students to achieve excellence by delivering a holistic education based on the living values of the Catholic Dominican tradition.

Late enrolments will be accepted, however will be placed on a waitlist. 

Please contact Tina Allingham should you require further information.

Celebrating 150 years of Dominican Education in
New Zealand


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Kia ora whānau,

Please note our 2022 start dates:

Tuesday 1st February
11.00am – 3.20pm School starts for all new Year 7’s to attend Orientation. Please bring lunch.

Wednesday 2nd February
8.20am – 3.20pm All new Year’s 7, 8 and 9 students plus Year 13 students. Please bring morning tea and lunch as the Canteen will not be open. Students are not required to bring all their stationery – just bring a pen and paper, their device, plus swimwear and a bathing cap (which can be purchased from the office).

Thursday 3rd February
8.40am – 3.20pm School begins for all students Years 7-13. On arrival, all returning students will assemble in their form classes (TBC). From there they will go to the Pōwhiri. All NEW students and family members Years 7 – 13 are to wait outside the Rathgar Road entrance for the pōwhiri beginning at 9.00am.

Monday 7th February
School closed for Waitangi Day observance.

Further Start of the year information - Stationery and Devices, College Uniform, School Buses & Communication

Year 7-9 Stationery List

Year 10-13 Stationery List

Locker Information


Our Special Character 

St Dominic’s is committed to creating a caring and supportive environment where each student can feel special, loved, understood and appreciated and which emphasizes excellence in academic learning, personal development and involvement in the community.

Academic Programmes

Our restricted maximum roll number means that we are small enough to care but large enough to challenge and provide a well-rounded education which ensures that our girls are equipped with the learning skills and knowledge that will prepare them for the future.

A full, stimulating and relevant curriculum is offered for all students.


A wide range of sporting, arts and cultural opportunities are provided for all our students from netball, soccer and hockey to dance and drama clubs and cultural performance groups.
Parents/caregivers volunteering to help out on any school activity please click here.

Rich Tradition of Learning and Achievement

Our students enjoy a high rate of success in national examinations and, later, at tertiary institutions. 
St Dominic’s offers a rich curriculum which ensures that there is opportunity for students to develop their academic, spiritual, cultural and physical potential.

We believe (and research confirms) that girls can more easily reach their full potential in a single sex school. A Gifted and Talented programme is offered for those girls identified as likely to benefit from additional extension and challenge.
Students in the lab St Dominics
confidence building

Students Receive Individualised Assistance in Their Studies

All our students have their own academic coach from Year 7 through to Year 13 to advise on goal setting, review progress and to assist in determining the next steps required to continue the student’s academic achievement.

Learning support is available for any students needing a helping hand to build the capacities needed to achieve in the future.

Confidence Building Leadership Opportunities

At St Dominic’s we recognise the value of developing each student’s confidence to be a part of a team and to play their part as a leader.

Many leadership opportunities exist with each form class having a class leader, enviro leader, arts leader, academic leader, school councilor, sports leader, and a special character promoter. Other leadership roles are also available as Waiora leaders and Eucharistic Ministers to name but a few.

Enrol Your Daughter at a School that Encourages Achievement in All Areas

“What’s great about St Dom’s is the people. We have the warmest, most considerate teachers I have ever met. Their passion for education and teaching reflects off them and causes a chain reaction of positivity within the classroom – Grace, Year 10 student
"As parents we have always endorsed and encouraged certain values and standards in the upbringing of our daughters. Sending all four of our girls to St Dominic's College made it possible for our shared standards and values to be upheld and supported.With the College’s strong focus on academic achievement, personal growth and cultural diversity, we have no regrets in choosing St Dominic's. We greatly appreciate the positive impact the College has had on each one of our four  daughters personal and educational journeys!" - Wendy, parent
“I really like the international friendships I can make here. Through my school years I have made friends from a variety of different cultural backgrounds. We also have the opportunity to study a range of subjects in all four areas, academic, sports, the arts and cultural – Alicia, Year 10 student

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+64 9 839 0380