ACG Primary and Intermediate Colleges

Primary and Intermediate Schools in Auckland

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ACG (Academic Colleges Group) is New Zealand’s largest quality provider of private school education, university pathways and tertiary skills-focused career programmes. Today, ACG comprises 15 schools and tertiary colleges in three countries and offers a comprehensive range of academic and career pathways.  With 32 campuses in 7 New Zealand cities, we offer a wide range of study choices and locations.
ACG Parnell College

About ACG

Each year, ACG welcomes over 5,000 international students from approximately 50 different countries to its schools and colleges.

ACG Schools and Colleges are all co-educational and share common values and philosophies. They offer the best educational pathways leading to respected universities.

All ACG Schools offer the University of Cambridge International Examinations: IGCSE, AS and A-Levels. ACG Senior College also offers the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma. These qualifications are internationally recognised and accepted by respected universities worldwide.

A clear focus on academic outcomes has enabled ACG students to achieve over 300 Top in the World and Top in New Zealand Cambridge International Examination awards. English language support is available at all ACG Schools.

Cambridge International - A level pass rates 2015
School % Pass
ACG Parnell College 100
ACG Senior College 100
ACG Strathallan 100
ACG Sunderland 100


​ACG Parnell College

School profile:

ACG Parnell College is Auckland’s top-ranked private co-educational school offering an international curriculum and a positive environment for Years 1 – 13 in the central isthmus area. ACG Parnell College is a carefully designed addition to the private education opportunities offered by ACG in an inner-city area of Auckland, New Zealand.

The stunning purpose-built campus includes a wide range of specialist facilities, including a gymnasium, a large library and cafeteria, sophisticated art, technology and computer rooms, drama and music rooms and laboratories. ACG Parnell College has attracted dedicated specialist staff who, in a nurturing environment, provide a balance of competitive and cooperative opportunities where each student is encouraged to develop in the essential skills, knowledge and attitudes.

ACG Parnell College students have enjoyed exceptional academic success. In the most recent examinations, the university entrance pass rate was 99%. ACG’s English for Speakers of other languages (ESOL) Programme is available to international students who require additional English support.

Contact details:

  • Address: 2 Titoki Street and 39 George Street, Parnell, Auckland
  • Phone: +64 9 308 1666
  • Fax: +64 9 308 1668
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ACG Strathallan

One of the largest independent school complexes in New Zealand, ACG Strathallan consists of an Infant Centre and Kindergarten (ages 3 months to 5 years), Primary School (Years 1 to 6; ages 5 to 10) and College (Years 7 to 13; ages 11 and over).

ACG Strathallan is a top quality educational facility, located on the beautiful Hingaia Peninsula, in a scenic suburb of Auckland. The spacious campus area provides a green and healthy environment with excellent premises, sports facilities and playing fields.

Since its opening in 2001, ACG Strathallan has built an impressive record of educational success, with students achieving outstanding results - academically, in the arts and in a number of sporting fields. ACG’s English for Speakers of other languages (ESOL) Programme is available to international students who require additional English support.

Contact details:

  • Address: Hayfield Way, RD1 Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Phone: +64 9 3075399
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ACG Sunderland

ACG Sunderland is a high quality independent co-educational school in West Auckland, offering comprehensive education for Preschool, Primary and Secondary levels. It is conveniently located five minutes from the North-Western motorway. Students are able to use ACG Sunderland’s own school bus service or take advantage of Auckland extensive transport system.

ACG Sunderland offers a supportive environment where each child is encouraged and challenged to achieve their full academic and personal potential. ACG Sunderland provides outstanding opportunities for academic, cultural and sporting achievement. Class sizes are small and students are well-supported by excellent pastoral care and values programmes. 

ACG Sunderland staff provide high levels of support, creating a unique experience for international students.  A comprehensive range of subjects is on offer while extra-curricular activities from Music to Sport are available as well as a strong student leadership programme.

A 100% Cambridge A2 pass rate* and one of the highest University Entrance rates in New Zealand makes ACG Sunderland an excellent choice for academic success. ACG’s English for Speakers of other languages (ESOL) Programme is available to international students who require additional English support.

Contact details

  • Address: 6 Waipareira Avenue, Henderson, Waitakere City 0610, New Zealand
  • Phone: +64 9 3075399
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