Our Mission

"Unlocking Every Boy's Potential"

Our passion at Medbury is to unlock the potential of every boy. It is why we exist – to understand each boy’s opportunities and challenges, then personalise an education that brings out the very best he can be - ready for the next stage of his education and life with strong values to support him through the journey ahead

Our Vision

Medbury aims to be recognised by parents and educators as one of Australasia’s leading preparatory schools for boys. This is a result of realising every boy’s potential through our personalised learning programmes, our world class delivery of the curriculum and our traditional Christian values.

A Medbury education is to be cherished, as our boys have had one of the best educations available in Australasia. Boys leave Medbury with an education equipping them for life in the 21st Century. Friendships, values and a quiet self-confidence that comes with sound preparation will provide an invaluable foundation for their journey ahead.

Memberships and Partnerships

IBSC - International Boys' Schools Coalition

An organisation of member schools dedicated to enhancing the education, well-being and development of boys worldwide.

Aristotle - Emotional Intelligence Programs

Medbury School has partnered with Swinburne University of Technology for an initiative aimed at the development of emotional intelligence via the Aristotle-EI Programme.

ABSNZ - Association of Boys' Schools of New Zealand

A community of educators who are dedicated to the education and development of boys.

ISNZ - Independent Schools of New Zealand

A national body representing 46 private (also known as independent) schools in New Zealand.


Medbury School utilise this evidence-based program designed to prevent bullying and to tackle cases of bullying effectively.

World Vision 40 Hour Famine

Medbury School partner with the World Vision 40 Hour Famine for an annual fundraising event. At the 2018 Annual World Vision 40 Hour Awards Evening Medbury School was acknowledged across two categories, these being Outstanding Famine Event organisers, and third highest fundraising school in the South Island.

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