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What is important?

The past 22 months have caused many to question what they value most and what makes for a good life.

A year of perseverance and progress

Chair of Council Andrew Michelmore reflects on the changes that marked 2021, and the achievements of the School community.

The importance of collaboration

Competitiveness works best when it goes hand in hand with a strong focus on collaboration and respect for others.

Meet Kate Barnett

"One of my great joys is building and strengthening relationships," says Kate Barnett, the School's new Director of Community Relations.

Mistakes, blame and consequences

Headmaster, Mr Philip Grutzner, highlights the importance of owning the consequences of your actions. He also announces changes to the School's Senior Executive team.

Defining our ambitions for the next decade

Our School Council turns its focus to a crucial task in the second half of 2021: creating a new strategic plan for the coming decade.

What is the purpose of education?

Education has a higher order purpose according to Headmaster, Mr Philip Grutzner.

A discussion about leadership

Kelly and Jasper, the 2021 Semester 1 Grimwade House Captains. speak with the new Deputy Head of Grimwade House, Ms Jane Thomas.

Meet the 2021 School Captains

We conceptualise leadership as being underpinned by service at Melbourne Grammar School. Meet a group of students who are at the forefront of this approach.

The importance of a humanised curriculum

2021 Captain of School, William Flintoft, highlights the need for teaching and learning to be underpinned by social and moral imperatives.

What have we learnt?

Students have spent time in an off-campus learning mode this year. However, Headmaster, Mr Philip Grutzner, explains why online learning can never effectively replace the traditional approach.

Reflecting on a year of resilience

As 2020 draws to a close, we can celebrate the way our School has risen to this year’s challenges with flexibility and a sense of community responsibility.