Students keen on rugby now have the chance to apply for membership to our academy, under the guidance of Coach Mr Paul McGrath.

Criteria for selection (Places are limited)

  • Positions are open to all students
  • Those selected must maintain a sound academic programme and achievement
  • Excellent attendance
  • A willingness to contribute both skills and spirit to the Waitakere teams for which they play
  • This is an exciting venture for Waitakere College in utilising the strengths of our staff to build up the skills and talents of our students


Waitakere College is a successful mid-sized secondary school located in the heart of West Auckland.