College has long, proud heritage
Matamata College is a state co-educational secondary school of 900 students situated in the heart of the Waikato.
The school was established in 1918 and has been on its present site since 1925. It has a rich and proud history of success in academic, sporting and cultural fields and has produced many outstanding academics, business people, sports people and artists in a wide range of fields.
Matamata College provides a broad curriculum to help meet the learning needs of every student and offers a wide range of sporting, cultural and social opportunities to help students enjoy success and grow as positive young people. Matamata College teachers believe in a holistic education and have strong academic programmes, supported by strong sport and cultural opportunities that every student is encouraged to take advantage of.
The college is blessed with beautiful grounds and is very well resourced and a most pleasant learning environment.