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We warmly invite you to our 2023 Open Evening / Option Evening! Tuesday 2nd August, 4pm – 7.30pm. Click here for more information.

Open Evening / Option Evening

We warmly invite prospective students and parents/caregivers to our annual open evening and option evening, where you will discover the wide range of unique and rich opportunities available to your 7-10 children when they join our Albany Junior High School (AJHS) community. Our school’s four year programme provides cirriculum diversity, challenge and a personalised learning programme which fosters and supports the emerging adolescents distinctive requirements.

DATE: Tuesday 2nd August

TIMES: Please arrive for a 4pm start or a 6pm start:

4.00pm: Welcome Mihi Whakatau in Gym

4.10pm: Principal’s Address

4.20pm: Tours Start


6.00pm: Welcome Mihi Whakatau in Gym

6.10pm: Principal’s Address

6.20pm: Tours Start

LOCATION: 19 Appleby Road, Albany (on arrival please approach the high-vis school personal)

We take pride in what our students have access to, and the most meaningful way to show this is to take you on a personalised tour of our school to explore, interact and engage with our cirriculum and culture. 

You’ll visit areas such as;

  • Science labs
  • Maths rooms
  • Language rooms
  • Technology rooms
  • Library
  • Whanau atriums
  • Homerooms
  • Gymnasium
  • Green room
  • Music studios
  • Dance studios
  • Visual Arts studio
  • Performance Art Centre

Your tours will be led by one of our student leaders or current Year 7’s who can share their AJHS experience with you. We will also showcase the amazing learning opportunities available for our Y9/10 students. This is an opportunity to come along with your child and learn about all the fantastic courses our departments have on offer in 2023.

On arrival please approach the high-vis school personnel who will guide you to the gymnasium to begin your tour. If you have any accessibility needs please let us know in advance. 

For further information please contact us on 415 5473 or email There is no need to register for this event. 

We look forward to welcoming you to AJHS. 

To enrol your child at AJHS please visit our ‘Enrolment‘ webpage.