The following students attended the 2001 New Zealand Opera School:

January school:
Jack Bourke
Sophie Bowden
Paul Chappory
Joanna Heslop
Helen Lear
David O'Rourke
Sarah Jane Rennie
Katherine Sutherland
Jonathan Waetford

July school:
Sophie Bowden
Clarissa Dunn
Sarah Kent
Helen Lear
Sarah Jane Rennie
Emma Sloman
Jonathan Togiatu
Zan McKendrie Wright