Educative Purpose

Our purpose is to develop young women who are independent learners with the skills and attributes to tackle existing and future challenges, to make our community, our nation and our world a better place. The school community works together to challenge and empower everyone to learn and achieve their personal best.

Marlborough Girls' College Values:

Our culture stands on the strength of our values that inspire and connect us to our way of being. At Marlborough Girls’ College, we value:

Manaakitanga | A Culture of Care – respect for ourselves and each other, self discipline, encouragement, integrity, empathy and care.

Kotahitanga | Working Together as One – working in partnership, teamwork, unity, participation, commitment and solidarity.

Whanaungatanga | Working Together to Build Strong Relationships – Whānau, belonging, collaboration and connection, identity and trust. 

School Motto:

Our school motto is Virtutem Doctrina Parat – Learning prepares for Life