About UsOutside OBHS

Founded on August 3rd, 1863, Otago Boys' High School is one of New Zealand's oldest boys' secondary schools. The school boasts excellent facilities both on campus and off, as beautiful heritage buildings are complemented by state-of-the-art modern facilities in the main teaching areas.

As well as a philosophy embodying core values of Respect, Fairness, Integrity and Excellence, the school offers a tradition of academic, sporting and cultural successes. No matter what your ability level, we will ensure that you get the opportunity to strive for academic achievement. 

The mission of Otago Boys’ High School is to maintain and build upon its traditions of excellence in developing strong academic standards along with social, cultural and sporting abilities required (by our students) for success, leadership and personal esteem in educational achievement, the world of work, and citizenship in a multicultural (diverse) society (global community).