Ateneo Grade School is the school of the Ateneo de Manila educational system that provides elementary education (Kinder and Grades 1 to 6). Its immediate aim is to provide learning tools, skills, habits, attitudes and values that will be needed by the students in pursuing studies in Junior and Senior High School and in the tertiary levels, and beyond.


Ateneo provides a well-balanced program of activities and experiences to develop academic competence and a commitment to Christian values. It strives to form its students into young Catholic Christian men who will become leaders in the service of God and mankind.


Its first rector was Fr. Jose Fernandez Cuevas, then Superior of the Society of Jesus in the Philippine Province.

Grade School News

01 Feb 2023

AGS Team 1 tops inter-school golf tourney; Race Manhit is middle school champ

At the Junior Golf Foundation of the Philippines (JGFP) Inter-School Golf Championship which ran from October 16 to December 4, 2022, Ateneo Team 1 was...

01 Feb 2023

AGS golfers sweep NGAP tourney’s 9-10 division

At the National Golf Association of the Philippines (NGAP) Camp Aguinaldo Junior Open held on November 5 – 6, 2022, Ateneo de Manila Grade School...

30 Jan 2023

[AGS] Mom's Month

We are blessed to have our mothers as our first teachers. They hold our hands and help us grow in wisdom and love. We are...

27 Jan 2023

Traffic Bulletin: Dismissal Schedule – 30 January to 03 February 2023 (CSMO Memo)

DATE: 27 January 2023 MEMO TO: The University Community FROM: Josephy Almosera, Director RE: Traffic Bulletin: Dismissal Schedule – 30 January to 03 February 2023...

26 Jan 2023

Blue Kicks FC places 3rd in Referees Cup

Consisting of Ateneo de Manila Grade School born-2014 football varsity players, Blue Kicks FC emerged as the U9 2nd runner up winner of the Referees...

23 Jan 2023

AGS successfully holds two days of Emergency Drills

In partnership with the Campus Safety and Mobility Office (CSMO), the AGS conducted two days of emergency drills on January 16 and 17, 2023. The...