Western Heights High School
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|Western Heights High School|
|Old Quarry Road
|Type||State co-ed secondary (Years 9-14)|
|Motto||Wisdom and honour|
|Ministry of Education Institution no.||151|
|School roll||1460 (February 2017)|
Western Heights High School is a state co-educational secondary school located in the northwestern suburbs of Rotorua, New Zealand. In April 2013, 1,887 students from Years 9 to 13 (ages 12 to 18) attended the school, including 1,172 students identifying as Māori – the largest Māori school roll in New Zealand in terms of number of students.
- Cliff Curtis - actor
- Steve McDowall - 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 Scheres - netball player
- Buck Shelford - All Black captain
- Darrall Shelford - NZ Maori (rugby union), and Bradford Northern (rugby league) player
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