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  • Impressive 2016 NCEA results

    Final 2016 NCEA results are in and Otamatea High School has punched well above its weight with a set of outstanding NCEA results, as reported in the NZ Herald in April.


    91% pass rate in NCEA level 1, 90.9% pass rate in NCEA level 2 and 88.5% pass rate in NCEA level 3. We also achieved 97.5% pass rates in NCEA level 1 literacy and numeracy, and 66.7% of our year 13s gained university entrance (UE). All of these results are above the national averages. We also received a special mention in the NZ Herald as the most improved of all decile 4 schools in the country over the past year. Well done to all our hardworking students and staff, and a big thank you to our amazing families/whānau who provided the valuable support that enabled our students to succeed.