Last night Animation College won the 'Best of the Best' from the regional Auckland Emerging Businesses Final at the Westpac Auckland Business Awards. Thanks to all our hard working and dedicated staff who contributed to this success!
The ACG Wellington Pathways Campus is located in the heart of Wellington’s legal, government and business district and faces the newly renovated Rutherford House - part of the Victoria University of Wellington Pipitea campus. The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Bill English, officially opened the redevelopment and this week the Victoria University of Wellington Foundation Studies students were...
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ACG Wellington Pathways Campus - Student Testimonial - ACG
ACG Opens International Welcome Centre

ACG has opened an International Welcome Centre at its Pathway Campus in Queen Street, Auckland, and already it’s attracting families looking to discuss their educational needs with a friendly face.

Open to anyone interested in ACG’s wide-ranging educational opportunities, the centre is an initiative to encourage partner schools, international...
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ACG Opens International Welcome Centre - ACG
Congratulations to NZMA student Adel!

Adel Castillo studied at NZMA and graduated with a Diploma in Applied Management, Level 7 (Procurement and Supply Chain Management) in March 2016. She is now working in a project management role at network and design management specialists Visionstream in Central Auckland.

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NZMA Success Story - Student Adel Castillo - ACG
ACG Education Partner Tour

ACG education partners recently enjoyed a tour of the ACG Vocational Colleges.

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ACG Education Partner Tour
A Chinese family moved from Auckland to Tauranga to enrol their two children at ACG Tauranga, the only school in the Bay of Plenty offering the Cambridge curriculum from Year 1.

The school is welcoming the families of the rising numbers of newcomers attracted by the region’s growth prospects, as well as local parents looking for a private school option without sending their children away to a...
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Excellent education tempts family to Tauranga - ACG
International students who are keen to enrol into a diploma or the Bachelor of Animation at ACG's Animation College can now start with the Certificate in Digital Media (iCreate) course at ACG Yoobee School of Design. For this new pathway, no portfolio or prior experience is required.

ACG Yoobee's iCreate pathway to Animation College's Bachelor of Animation - ACG
ACG Strathallan rowers had some great successes in two recent events. A number of our students won or placed in their division. See the full results here: [ Link ]

Rowing – Head of Harbour & Mercury Junior Regatta - ACG
ACG Senior College exceptional art teacher Andrew Strachan has just had his 13th student receive a Top in the World award.

Teacher credits students for phenomenal results - ACG
Nineteen-year-old ACG Foundation graduate Phuong Nguyen, from Vietnam has been awarded a NZ$5000 Scholarship by The University of Auckland.

Phuong graduated in December 2016 as the top student of The University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies at ACG. In her final exam, she received 378 out of 400. She has also received an outstanding overall score of 8.0 in the IELTS...
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Should teachers be paid on student performance? Our principal Nathan Villars speaks to about the recent debate around introducing performance-based pay in New Zealand.

School rejects pay for performance concept - ACG - NZ Herald News
Congratulations to our ACG Strathallan Equestrian team who had a successful day at the Auckland Secondary Schools Eventing Champs held at Clevedon show grounds in February. See their results here: [ Link ]

Equestrian Team - ACG
ACG Pathways Campus students went on a history field Trip.

Once again the intrepid Mr Graham took his band of historians up north to Waitangi to experience New Zealand history first hand. The overnight trip, which is a highlight of the history course, is an opportunity to step from the written page of history to the actual contexts in which events occur, to speak to experts and learn...
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ACG International marketing manager for South East Asia, Jade Vere-Flint is travelling to Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and Myanmar Friday 3rd – Wednesday 5th April. Please contact her if you would like to meet.

You are welcome to contact Jade to arrange an appointment:
Swedish students experience New Zealand at ACG.

For the past three weeks, Swedish students have been studying alongside Kiwis at two Auckland schools.

As well as experiencing the daily life of an Auckland student, the Swedes have also enjoyed a variety of activities, including day trips to Waiheke Island and Tiri Tiri Matangi Island.

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Swedish students experience New Zealand at ACG » Education NZ
Swedish students from IT High School attend ACG Senior College field trip to Tiri Tiri Matangi.

The Biology Field Trip to Tiritiri Matangi took place on last week. A group of 24 students from both Cambridge and IB classes, along with 6 visitors from Sweden were accompanied by Mr Dave Meur, Dr Thierry Lints and Mrs Sue Tearne. The weather was beautiful and the ferry across the Hauraki Gulf was...
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Cheuk Ying came to Wellington from Hong Kong to study at ACG Yoobee School of Design - Wellington campus.

Her favourite thing about studying in Wellington was the people, who she described as helpful and nice.

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International students choosing to study in Wellington over other parts of country
ACG’s visiting group of 6 Swedish students from the IT High Schools in Gothenburg, Helsingborg and Uppsala spent last Sunday visiting Waiheke Island to view the Sculpture on the Gulf.

Swimming at Oneroa beach and shopping in Oneroa village were some of the activities they enjoyed.

Glorious weather and spectacular views ensured everyone had a fantastic time.
A generous donation by the Animation College of New Zealand helps the art students of the Southern Cross Campus with their future studies.

Well done!

Watch NZH FOCUS: Generous donation for School. - National - NZ Herald Videos
The participation at ACG Strathallan Swimming Sports earlier this month was great!

We even had a school record-breaker for Senior Boys 50-metre breaststroke and 50-metre backstroke - Kevin Qiao!

College Swimming Sports - ACG