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Course/Trip Costs & Donations

Course Costs

Student course costs are dependent on their subject choices. Course costs (not school trips) may be paid by regular automatic payments.

If you need any further information please email

Trip Costs

It is a privilege to participate in school events and students satisfactory attendance, course work and behaviour are requirements for trip eligibility. All school activities must be fully paid for in advance, these include activities, trips, camps, sport, school ball and itinerant music lessons etc.

School Donation

The school donation is $385.00 per student for the year and is tax deductible. These funds assist in areas that we would not otherwise be able to manage at such a high level or in some cases at all.

  • Performing Arts/Music
  • Sports
  • Cultural Groups
  • IT Facilities
  • Student Leadership
  • Library

We would ask that you support your child's education by paying this donation so that we may continue to deliver quality education to our students.

How To Make Payments

  • The easiest way to make payments to the school is via the web portal. Once you have logged into the web portal, click on "Details" and "Financial" to select which items to pay for. Paying using the web portal shows that the payment has been completed in our system straight away rather than using internet banking. If your require your web portal login details, please email:
  • In person at the Orewa College Accounts Office located down Gate 2 in the Student Reception and is open between 8.15am and 3.45pm during term time.
  • Online to our bank account 12 3109 0012666 00. Please put your students number and/or name and the item being paid for as reference when making payments online.
  • By phone using a Visa or Mastercard call 09 427 3833 x220. If we are unable to take your call please clearly leave your number and name and we will call you back to get your credit card details and the items you wish to pay for.

Please contact the Principal in writing (email suitable) in case of financial hardship. See our Contacts page for email address.