Melbourne Grammar School

Melbourne Grammar School


Type: Day / Boarding / Co-ed
Age Range: 7-18
Head's Name: Roy Kelley
Address: Domain Road
Melbourne
Victoria 3004
Australia
Phone: 00 61 3 98657503
Fax: 00 61 3 98657502
Website: www.mgs.vic.edu.au
Division: International

School Profile

Founded in 1858, Melbourne Grammar School educates some 1,800 students from Prep to Year 12. It fosters excellence through learning and leadership and offers an educational experience ranging across intellectual, social, cultural, spiritual and physical pursuits.

The School is organised into three campuses to meet the needs of different age groups. Our Junior School, Grimwade House (Prep to Year 6) is located in Caulfield, and is coeducational with 680 girls and boys. The Middle School, Wadhurst (Years 7 and 8), and Senior School (Years 9 to 12) are in South Yarra and cater for 1,120 boys - day students and boarders.

Whilst proud of the very strong academic record that Melbourne Grammar School has always maintained, our aim is always to provide the best all-round education in which a student’s physical, emotional, psychological, social and spiritual development is enhanced.  Melbourne Grammar School offers an educational experience in which students will be encouraged to achieve to their potential, in which staff are supported to develop professionally in an excellent working environment and in which Melbourne Grammar School students are guided to be productive, responsible and caring citizens of the future.

Through our rigorous academic programme, the diverse co-curricular activities and the strong pastoral care system, Melbourne Grammar School students will learn to be independent, creative and flexible learners, operating within an ethical community, with a strong sense of responsibility to their community and society as a whole.  Melbourne Grammar School operates within a very strong values system in which we value discovery, supported by learning leading to understanding, excellence, creative thinking, leadership, integrity, moral courage, a positive sense of self, a sense of community, compassion, diversity and an appreciation of the world.