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Student Stories

Student Stories

From academic, artistic and sporting achievement to community involvement – you can read more about ACG Strathallan student stories here.

Ruiterman family profile: “It’s been a total turnaround”

“The school encourages leadership even when it might not come naturally, and for Tonii it’s been a total turnaround. That’s what I wanted for my kids.”
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Lynch family profile: Would we make the same choice again? 100%

One daughter is sporty, one daughter more academic, both are thriving. Caroline Lynch puts it down to a school culture in which students are down to earth, accept each other and feel safe to be who they want to be.
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Kelly Quan

Kelly Quan attended ACG Strathallan from 2013 and is now studying Architecture at the University of Auckland after receiving multiple offers in both New Zealand and Australia.
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Sean Chen: One year on at University of Arts, London

Last year our student Sean Chen realised a childhood dream when he was accepted to study art at one of the world’s top art schools – University of Arts, London (UAL). A year in, he tells us how he’s doing.  
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Charles Ouyang

Described as an ‘exceptional student, top scholar and all-round nice guy’ by International Dean Sophia Grobler, Charles has thrown himself wholeheartedly into life at ACG Strathallan.
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Jeonghyeok Park

Originally from Suwon, Korea, Jeonghyeok Park, 16, is now in Year 12 at our school, which challenges students to strive towards personal and academic excellence.
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Equestrian Team

The ACG Strathallan Equestrian team had a very successful day at the Auckland Secondary Schools Eventing Champs held at Clevedon show grounds. The A team made up of Alena Dorotich, Emelia Forsyth, Lara Butler-Gallie and Molly O’Leary won their division with four clear cross country runs around the 95cm track.
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Grace Schroder

Our young gymnast from Clarks Beach has been named a finalist in the 26th Annual College Sport Auckland Young Sportsperson of the Year Awards. Grace Schroder, in Year 11, is representing us for Gymsports at the event.
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Jack McQuire

ACG Strathallan alumnus Jack McQuire has joined forces with former ACG Senior College student Hannah Monigatti in a team that leads the largest student-run angel investment firm in the Southern Hemisphere.
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Arlo Fruh

Arlo Fruh, 11, was selected by the Ricki Herbert Football Academy (RHFA) coaches for his excellent ability and attitude on the football field. As an elite attendee, Arlo will travel to Malaysia in October to take part in a training development program and play against top Malaysian teams.
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Ella Rose Klinac

From her admiration of Sir Peter Blake to a passion for protecting the environment and everything in between… find out what else our Vice-President Ella Rose Klinac spoke to the Franklin County News about recently.
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Caleb Pahina

Our school President Caleb Pahina spoke to the Franklin County News recently about himself, his goals and learning from his mistakes.
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Cameron King

Cameron King, 19, who graduated from ACG Strathallan last year, was scouted by National Scouting Report (NSR), an American company that searches abroad for sporting talent for American universities.
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