Mount Albert Grammar School is a School of spirit, pride and distinction, emphasizing academic achievement within a caring and supportive environment.
Mount Albert Grammar School is a Government Co-educational High School, founded in 1922, with a total roll of over 2700 boys and girls, of which 4% are international students from all over the world.
Located in large grounds in the central Auckland suburb of Mount Albert, just 15 minutes from the downtown city and 20 minutes from the airport, the School has superb facilities that are equal to the best in New Zealand, including 2 heated, indoor swimming pools, artificial hockey/tennis courts, large playing fields, 2 gymnasiums, astronomical observatory, 15 hectare farm and boys' boarding hostel.
It is a School of spirit, pride and tradition, emphasising academic achievement within a safe, caring and supportive environment, providing ample opportunity for each student who enters its gates to achieve their maximum potential.
The school ranked 7th in New Zealand for Government Scholarships in 2013 and is ranked among the top sporting schools in the country with Sports Academies and an International Rugby programme.
The school warmly welcomes International Students at all levels. Each year more than 90% go on to a University. A Government-certified English Language High School Preparation Programme is available to incoming students, to allow international students to improve their English before moving to mainstream classes. Pastoral Care is a major emphasis with accommodation (Homestays for boys and girls and a Boarding Hostel for boys on campus) and student support all organised by the International Department.
40 Alberton Avenue Mount Albert Auckland 1025