About APGS

The Australian Performing Arts Grammar School (APGS) is a boutique inner city, co-educational secondary school established solely to train, educate and inspire students with a talent in the performing and creative arts. APGS seeks to build confidence and ability in each student through an innovative school programme focusing on academic and performing arts excellence. 

APGS caters for students from Year 7 -12 with entry to the school based on audition and interview. Once enrolled students study NESA (Board of Studies) approved curriculum leading to their HSC, along with 1.5 days of rigorous performing arts training fostering the development of their chosen disciplines and interests covering Dance, Musical Theatre, Drama, Visual Art and Music. 


Mission Statement

The Australian Performing Arts Grammar School brings together young people of creative ability and academic commitment. The School offers an enriched curriculum, which fosters independence, self-esteem, and a sense of commitment to the wider community. Our philosophy revolves around the values of respect, commitment and connection, and our students are encouraged to explore ideas and to expand their skills within a framework of trust and encouragement. APGS offers an arts rich and rigorous academic education in an international environment that fosters and provides students with the opportunity to flourish intellectually, creatively, and spiritually.