academic achievement

Academic Achievement

Takapuna Grammar School is proud of its history and widely recognised reputation for academic excellence and student achievement. Being the only Grammar school on the North Shore, Auckland, it has a special place in the academic community of Auckland and New Zealand.

History records the names of many who have achieved well in their education at Takapuna Grammar School and progressed to significant careers and achievements, providing a legacy of world class achievement and performance.

The focus on academic rigour and personal excellence remains at the school. It is this sense of academic achievement and excellence which motivates the current programmes and the future plans of Takapuna Grammar School.

We currently have students performing at the highest levels of assessment in New Zealand and beyond. NCEA results and international qualifications recognise and support the fact that Takapuna Grammar School is a high performing academic school. Awards in international competitions further enhance Takapuna Grammar School’s reputation as an internationally competitive institution.

Well Recognised Names Feature on the Takapuna Grammar Honours Boards:

 Phoebe Meikle Author & Educator
 Bruce Mason Playwright, ‘End of the Golden Weather’
 Merata KawharuRhodes Scholar
 Sir Ian TurbettEx-Governor & Commander in Chief, Grenada, West Indies
 Sir Peter BlakeWorld Sailor & Leader for Environment
 Bert SutcliffeWorld Cricketer of the Decade
 Richard Randerson Bishop of Auckland
 Stephen TindallFounder of The Warehouse