Wentworth College has three foundation principles.
- Academic Excellence.
Offering Cambridge International Examinations and the New Zealand Certificate of Educational Achievement.
- The importance of co-curricula activities within sports and creative arts such as music, drama and art.
- The importance of high standards, values and conduct. There exists an expectation of excellent behaviour and commitment to studies and school life.
Wentworth provides a highly focussed study environment with students being taught by highly qualified and experienced teachers.
Advantages of studying at Wentworth College
- Small class sizes. A maximum class size of 25 students.
- The senior school has an average class size of 10 students.
- Individualised tuition and assistance.
- Specialised programme on offer for new International students.
- Safe, friendly school environment.
- Outstanding qualified teachers.
- Specialised study groups for English.
- Main stream classes on offer for International students.
- Close to University of Auckland & Massey University with special links and opportunities for our students.
- Safe, caring home-stay environment close to the College.
- Very well resourced equipment and classrooms.
- Excellent pastoral care and support for International students.
- Leadership opportunities for students through House and School prefects.
- A comprehensive outdoor education programme that includes camps and adventures.
All students are known by the teachers and are given individual support and attention.