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Highlands Intermediate is located in New Plymouth adjacent to Pukekura Park, Taranaki, and close to the city centre. It is set in large grounds with established trees, gardens and playing fields. Highlands Intermediate School is a large, co-educational, urban middle school specifically designed and staffed to provide a learning environment best suited to the 11 to 13 year old.

Our History


  • Matariki

    June 7, 2018

    The Māori New Year starts with the new moon of the first month of the cold season, Pipiri. Pipiri being the month when people started to come together or to piri back at the main settlement after living in the various food gathering sites during summer and autumn in preparation for the cold months ahead. Most Māori would call this celebration Matariki though throughout the Whanganui and Taranaki region it is called Puanga

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