Welcome to Amesbury School

At Amesbury School our vision is for every child

  • to experience what it means to be fully human
  • to continually fulfil his/her potential
  • to live better in and for the world


Amesbury School has been chosen as one of the Exemplary Facilities on the OECD Centre for Effective Learning Environments: Best Practices in Educational Facilities Investment Database. See the details here.


Amesbury School Digest

I am sitting here in my hotel room in a very sunny and warm Brisbane. No apologies for making you feel jealous! Thanks to the team organising the Edutech conference for inviting me to speak at this conference.

Posted: Friday May 27, 2016

Amesbury School Digest

It is amazing how quickly three years passes. It is that time again - Board of Trustee elections. The idea of creating Boards of Trustees to govern schools was introduced in 1989 by then Prime Minister, David Lange.

Posted: Thursday May 12, 2016

Amesbury School Digest

Well, here we are at the end of another term - one quarter of the way through another year! It has been a hectic term - everyone is exhausted - kids included! But it has been a good term.

Posted: Thursday April 14, 2016

EdTechTeam Wellington Summit featuring Google for Education

We had a busy 2 days hosting over 250 people who attended the EdTechTeam Summit held at Amesbury School in the holidays...

Posted: Wednesday May 4, 2016

Resilience - a 21st Century parenting concept

Building resilience in our children is particularly important for our children who live in a fast-paced, ever changing world.

Posted: Monday November 30, 2015

Sunday Star Times' article - response received from Wellington College Headmaster

Mr Roger Moses responded to Lesley Murrihy's comments regarding the front page Sunday Star Times' article about modern learning environments. Mr Moses asked for his article to be shared with the school community. His response and Lesley's further response are included below.

Posted: Monday November 2, 2015