Takapuna Grammar School
210 Lake Road, Takapuna, Auckland
Tel + 64 9 489 4167
Email: office@tgs.school.nz

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life long learners

The Takapuna Grammar School Learner

Takapuna Grammar seeks to produce a life-long learner who is:

  • Challenged to academic and personal excellence
  • A critical, creative and reflective learner
  • A motivated life long learner
  • A connected and global citizen
  • A participator and contributor


A Takapuna Grammar School learner
will be continually seeking personal excellence and will therefore be

  • Academically successful, striving for top level formal qualifications and continually challenging him or herself to gain success in a wide range of contexts
  • Well rounded, fully involved in sporting, cultural and musical activities inside and outside the school
  • Socially responsible, actively supportive of other students and of members of the wider community
  • A global citizen, appreciating of other cultures, political and economic systems, and New Zealand’s place in the world as an independent and bicultural nation
  • Capable in a wide range of skills, able to move beyond school and to continue to be successful, involved and a life-long learner

A Takapuna Grammar School student will reflect the following values

  • Personal Excellence
  • Respect
  • Service and citizenship
  • Inquiry
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Pride
  • Sustainability