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First day

We look forward to seeing you at AEA.

Before you start, you will do a placement test to determine your level. The test will be held on the Monday morning*

(*In an event where the Monday is a public holiday, the event will commence on the following Tuesday)

If you can’t be there at that time, please contact the administration team.


When you enrol, please remember to bring the “four P’s”:

  • passport
  • passport photo
  • proof of insurance
  • pen


  • all school documents relevant to you (e.g. invoices, receipts, agent information etc.)

Our staff members are always here to help you. Please feel free to talk to us anytime. We hope you have a good first day and enjoy studying at the Auckland English Academy.


Schedule for Mondays:

8:45-9:00                   Arrive at School Please come to the front office and say: “Hello, my name is… I’m a new student.” You will be directed to your classroom.

9:00-10-30                Placement test/Speaking test

10:30-10:45               Break time

10:45-11:30               Classes start You will meet your teacher and classmates.

11:30-12:00               Welcome Speech/Orientation. Orientation helps you understand the school and how it works. A staff member will give you important information and take you on a tour of the school and local area. This is a good opportunity for you to ask questions.

12:00-13:00                Lunch break

13:00-15:00                Class (full time students only)

Please come to reception on Level 2, Dilworth Building, 22-32 Queen street on the Monday your start date at 8:45-9:00 am  and our friendly staff will direct you to the classroom where you can do the placement test and orientation takes place.

 *Part time students will finish at 12:00

Schedule for Mondays:

Classes start on Monday morning