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Upcoming Events


22.07.2024 8:45 am - 9:45 am
First day of Term 3


23.07.2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
AGGS Foundation Meeting


13.08.2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
AGGS Foundation Meeting


16.08.2024 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Founding Day

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International Students

Auckland Girls' Grammar School has students from more than 50 different countries.  Auckland Girls' Grammar School is a signatory to the New Zealand Ministry of Education (Pastoral Care of International Students) Code of Practice 2021

More information can be found on the New Zealand Ministry of Education website here.
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Close to the Central Business District, Auckland Girls' Grammar School is within easy walking distance to the universities, central library, art galleries, museum, theatres and all major transport routes.


The school is centred around a magnificent historic building set in beautiful grounds on a slope overlooking the Waitemata Harbour.

  • We have:
      • Video editing
      • Digital photography
      • Music suite with midi-lab computer technology
      • Photography workshop
      • 800 Seat auditorium for the performing arts
      • Two gymnasiums (currently under repair)
      • Swimming pool  
  •   • Cafeteria

Other specialist areas include:
  • Modern science laboratories
  • Three well-equipped computer pods and
  • A state-of-the-art Technology Block - with workshops and design areas
  • A well resourced information centre


International Student Enrolment Fees and Application Form

For more information on enrolment fees.


International students must have appropriate and current medical and travel insurance while studying in New Zealand.  Insurance conditions need to comply with NZ Immigration requirements and requirements provided in The Code. Insurance can be arranged through Auckland Girls’ Grammar School and  should be organized before the student leaves her home country. 


For further information please contact:

Zamelia McGarrigle - Director of International Students 
Auckland Girls' Grammar School
P.O. Box 68-053
Victoria Street West, Auckland 1142
New Zealand
Telephone +64-9-307-4180
Facsimile +64-9-309-9152
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Auckland Girls' Grammar School is affilated to a number of home stay providers.

The school requires all International Students to either live with a parent, in a school approved home stay, or with a designated carer. We do not have a boarding facility onsite. 

Further details are available during enrolment process.

2024 Fees

Fees for our international students are NZ$18,200 per annum, which is broken down as - the tuition fee of NZ$16,250 payable in advance, and an Administration fee of $1,600, Application Fee $350 (no refundable).  Fees are subject to annual review. 

The Homestay Fee of NZ$18,270 in total per annum is payable in advance and is subject to annual review. The homestay fee must be paid into the school bank account with Tuition Fees on acceptance of an offer of place. 

In addition to this fee, there is a $560 homestay Placement fee. In the unlikely event that a student needs to change her homestay family, there is a further relocation Fee of $350. If living expenses are deposited into the school account for distribution, a placement fee of $560 will be charged.

Designated Care Fee is $1,500.  All fees are in New Zealand dollars. Designated Care fees apply where students live with an approved family member instead of a Homestay family organised by the school. These fees are to be paid into the school bank account with Tuition Fees on acceptance of Offer of Place.

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Contact Details

Zamelia McGarrigle - International Director  - 

Jennifer Sturme - International Dean -

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