English Language School

Our English Language School is currently closed for teaching and learning due to coronavirus.  However we are currently planning the next semester of classes and this page will be updated shortly.  Please contact Linda Melrose at lmelrose@ohs.school.nz if you have any questions with regards to enrolment or visa.

Keep well and safe and we look forward to seeing you again shortly.

The team at Onehunga High School English Language School

Welcome to the Onehunga High School Adult Learning Centre. We are pleased to offer you the opportunity to learn English in our ‘Pathway to English Proficiency’ course, designed to meet the needs of English language learners at all levels. We aim to provide a friendly and relaxed environment in which students can improve their level of English ability through their own hard work and determination. With the expert tuition and support of our dedicated teaching staff, you will achieve your learning goals faster. 

The school is located in the Auckland suburb of Onehunga, an easy car journey or bus ride from the Auckland city centre. The school is close to bus stops and within walking distance of a shopping centre. Free student parking is available.

                                         TERM DATE AND FEES


Term 1
Term 2
Term 3
Term 4

03 February  – 05 March
11 May  – 28 May
13 July  – 13 August
05 October  – 05 November

09 March  – 09 April
02 June  – 02 July
24 August  – 24 September
09 November  – 10 December


9.00 am – 12.00 am  
12.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Beginner Grammar
Elementary Grammar
Pre-Intermediate Grammar
Intermediate Grammar
Upper-Intermediate Grammar                  
   Beginner Communication Skills
Elementary Communication Skills
Pre-Intermediate Communication Skills
Intermediate Communication Skills
Upper-Intermediate Communication Skills


Monday – Thursday (20 hours per week)
$NZ 225.00 per week
$NZ 3,950.00 per half year (20 weeks)
$NZ 7,500.00 per year (40 weeks)
Registration fee $NZ 375.00 per enrolment
Hand Out $NZ 26.00 per term
All fees are GST inclusive. Where a class falls on a public holiday there will be no classes and no compensation will be given


Monday – Thursday (20 hours per week)
$NZ 184.00 per week - Full time from 9 am - 2.30 pm
$NZ 110.00 per week - Grammar class 9 am  - 12.00 pm
$NZ 74.00 per week - Communication Skills 12.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Registration fee $NZ 150.00 per enrolment
Hand Out $NZ 26.00 per term
All fees are GST inclusive. Where a class falls on a public holiday there will be no classes and no  compensation will be given


TEC Payment (ESOL Prepay) students are welcome

NZ Residents can apply for student allowance if studying full-time for one year.

For more details please email Tiffany Tsai ttsai@ohs.school.nz or call +64 9 636 9060 for more details.

Please review the following:
- Conditions of Enrolment
- Refund Policy
- Complaint Procedure