Year 9


Upcoming Events


17.06.2024 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
AGGS Foundation Meeting


20.06.2024 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Three Way Learning Conversations to 6:30 p.m.

Year 9 – the first year at secondary school

To enhance the transition to secondary school and lay the foundations for the following years.

Year 9 students will enjoy:     

  • Orientation week - getting to know your tutor class, teachers and how the school works
  • Small class sizes - we aim for a maximum of 25 students in each form
  • Peer Support - support and encouragement from Year 13 students
  • Learning Centre – learning support for students with Special Needs
  • Student mediators - organised by students for students, to help resolve issues
  • Information & Communications Technology – school intranet system to enhance learning across the curriculum
  • Information Centre


Subjects studied at Year 9:

  •   English
  •   Mathematics
  •   Science
  •   Social Science
  •   Health and Physical Education
  •   Technology
  •   Art, Drama/Dance, Music – choose two out of three Arts options
  •   Language – choose one of the following: French, Japanese,  Samoan, Te Reo Maori. 

From our Video Library


English Language Assistance (ESOL)

We offer a comprehensive range of ESOL classes to support students at all levels of English acquisition from beginners to UE Literacy.