Ellerslie School

Ellerslie School was founded in 1877,[1] making it one of the oldest schools in Auckland, New Zealand. It is a Year 1 to Year 8 school.

Ellerslie School
12 Kalmia Street,
New Zealand
Coordinates36°53′55″S 174°48′22″E / 36.8985°S 174.8060°E / -36.8985; 174.8060Coordinates: 36°53′55″S 174°48′22″E / 36.8985°S 174.8060°E / -36.8985; 174.8060
TypeState Co-Ed Full Primary (Year 1-8)
MottoAcknowledging yesterday. Learning today. Preparing for tomorrow.
Ministry of Education Institution no.1268
PrincipalNick Butler
School roll728[2] (March 2022)

Ellerslie has a roll of 728 students (as of March 2022[2]), with most students living in the Ellerslie/Greenlane area.

Ellerslie School is in zone for One Tree Hill College.

The current principal is Nick Butler.[3]

The Intermediate area of the school was upgraded in 2007, has a multi-purpose technology block and a state of the art music suite.


  1. ^ a b "About our school". Ellerslie School. Archived from the original on 9 May 2008.
  2. ^ a b "New Zealand Schools Directory". New Zealand Ministry of Education. Retrieved 23 April 2022.
  3. ^ "Our School - Ellerslie School Principals". Ellerslie School. Retrieved 30 October 2018.