Western Heights High School
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|Western Heights High School|
|Old Quarry Road
|Type||State co-ed secondary (Years 9-15)|
|Motto||Wisdom and honour|
|Ministry of Education Institution no.||151|
|School roll||1557 (March 2015)|
Western Heights High School is a state coeducational secondary school located in the northwestern suburbs of Rotorua, New Zealand. A total of 1587 students from Years 9 to 13 (ages 12 to 18) attend the school as of April 2013, including 772 students identifying as Māori – the largest Māori school roll in New Zealand in terms of number of students.
- Tim Beveridge - Singer
- Darcey Ray Flavell-Hudson - Actor
- Steve McDowell - Rugby Union player (Auckland, All Black)
- Temuera Morrison - Actor
- Caleb Ralph - Rugby Union player (Crusaders, All Black)
- Hika Reid - Rugby Union player (All Black) and coach
- Elias Shadrock - Netball player
- Buck Shelford - All Black Captain (All Black)
- Darrel Shelford - NZ Maori (Rugby Union), and Bradford Northern (Rugby League) player
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