• Grants Braes School
  • Grants Braes School
  • Grants Braes School
  • Grants Braes School
  • Grants Braes School

Grant's Braes School

Grant’s Braes School is a state co-educational Dunedin Primary School catering for students from  Years 1 to 6. It is located in the Waverley suburb of Dunedin and has a decile 10 rating. Grant's Braes School was opened on its present site in 1950 and over the years has undergone considerable upgrades and modernisation to ensure it's place as one of the leading primary schools in Dunedin.

Grant's Braes students excel and exceed the expected standards in curriculum and extra curriculum activities with many students going on to be leaders in many parts of their community.

Please take the time to read the full Education Review Office Report on our school which highlights our vision of 'developing inquiring, resilient life long learners....." and our mission of "assisting all children to meet their potential...."

Gareth Taylor

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Below are the underpinning statements that form the basis of all decisions we make. Please take the time to read each one and thankyou for visiting our site.


To develop children who are inquiring, resilient learners with the skills and desire to contribute and succeed.

To assist all children in reaching their potential, encouraging them to take a growing responsibility for their own quality learning and behaviour, and to create a caring but challenging environment, which operates in partnership with the home.


logoDriving value
The needs of the children and their learning are paramount and therefore we will focus on ensuring Grant’s Braes School is ‘A place where every child matters'.

logoSupporting values 
Honesty, Consideration & Respect, Responsibility & Reliability, Aiming High

logoCommunity relationships
We will fully involve our community and be responsive to it's needs


logoStaff are important
We will lead, encourage and support each other to develop pride and self-esteem, and to achieve to our highest potential.

logoContinuous Improvement
We must all constantly strive to improve our practice for the benefit of our students.

Values actively taught as part of the classroom programmes include honesty, reliability and responsibility, consideration and respect and aiming high

137 Belford Street
Waverley, Dunedin
Ph/Fax: 03 4544717