Mentone Girls' Grammar School
11 Mentone Parade, Mentone, VIC 3194, Australia
+61 3 9581 1200
|Head of School||Fran Reddan|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Girls Age Range||3-18|
|Number of pupils||800|
|Day fees per annum||AUS$12,215 - AUS$27,515|
|Authorised IB Programmes||IBPYP|
|PYP Coordinator||Edwina Aikman|
Mentone Girls' Grammar is one of the finest schools for girls in Melbourne, Australia, consistently ranked among the best schools in the State of Victoria. We have been providing a premium education for girls from Kindergarten to Year 12 since 1899; accepting students of all talents and abilities, faiths and cultures.
We understand how girls think, learn and interact. Our contemporary curriculum is specifically designed to engage girls at each age and stage in order to support their growth as happy, independent, confident and capable individuals. Our beautiful beachfront single campus has inspired our WAVES priorities - key principles which guide the way we meet the particular learning needs of girls by contributing to their Wellbeing, Achievement, positive Values, Enterprising nature and Success. These priorities contribute to the unique culture and success of our School, as well as our personalised approach to learning.
As the first school in the world to receive the prestigious Council of International Schools International Certificate, and as an IB World School, we are often benchmarked against some of the best schools in the world. Our rich curriculum challenges and inspires our students to learn, lead and live with an international focus.
In the Junior School, at the heart of the Primary Years Programme (PYP) philosophy is a commitment to developing inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. Every aspect of the curriculum is designed to engage students with these key concepts. We also have strong programs in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics), enterprise and financial literacy and align these initiatives within our Programme of Inquiry, delivered through an inquiry mode of instruction.
In the Senior School, we provide four languages (French, German, Chinese & Japanese), as well as Arts/Humanities offerings that form a significant component of our global learning program ranging from Accounting and Economics to Business Management, Geography, History, Digital Technologies, Global Politics and Legal Studies.
As an IB School, we receive professional development in exceptional IB practice and work hard to implement teaching and learning practices that deliver an outstanding educational experience for our students.
We aim to give our students an international education, one which will empower them to, as global citizens, meet the challenges of their times. Mentone Girls' Grammar is filled with staff and students who have passion, dedication and perseverance. We have high expectations and take great pride and joy in exceeding them.