Auckland Girls’ Grammar School is committed to providing an innovative education which nurtures intelligence and lifelong learning, encourages achievement, creativity and confidence and fosters a co-operative spirit. Students will develop knowledge, skills and values to contribute effectively to a diverse, just and sustainable society.
We ensure that students develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to face the challenges of the future and to participate in a bi-cultural and ethnically diverse society.
Our goal is to provide opportunities for all students to experience success in the classroom and in co-curricular activities, so they become competent, confident, caring and socially responsible young women who are able to live and work in any internal community – equipped to take on the world!
Auckland Girls’ is a place where young women can truly celebrate their strengths and their differences. It is also a community where endeavor and excellence, competition and cooperation, challenge and compassion are all considered vitally important. Auckland Girls’ Grammar School combines a strong tradition of academic and sporting excellence with a reputation for being in the forefront of educational development.
Centrally located only 25 minutes from Auckland International Airport, close to Auckland’s central business district and Auckland University.
We offer a range of English courses designed to provide extensive English language support to international students.
Auckland Girls’ prepares students for university and tertiary study. Subjects offered include: mathematics, accounting, sciences, languages, social sciences, economics, visual arts, technology, music, drama and physical education. We have a wide range of extracurricular activities that students are encouraged to participate in.
The school is well resourced with excellent facilities including two gymnasiums, theatre, cafeteria, swimming pool, new technology block, spacious classrooms and well equipped science laboratories.
We require our students to join our homestay programme. We use responsible homestay agencies to carefully select caring families. The international staff, trained guidance counsellors and registered nurse are available to assist with any problems.
Applications will need to include:
- Completed application form
- Original recent passport size photo
- Certified copies in English of the students latest school reports
- A letter or recommendation from the Principal
If the application is successful and we have a place we will send an Offer of Place form. The student must then pay her fees and take the receipt and Offer of Place form to the nearest New Zealand Embassy or Office of the New Zealand Immigration Service. They will issue a Student Permit to study at Auckland Girls’ Grammar School.
14 Howe Street, Newton, Auckland
PO Box 68 053, Newton, Auckland