Wednesday, 8 May 2013
iMove gets schools active MANAWATU-WHANGANUI
— Over 4000 school children will be walking and cycling to school during the months of May and June with Sport Manawatu’s iMove programme.
By Sport Manawatu
Saturday, 9 February 2013
Work to begin on two schools in greater Christchurch CHRISTCHURCH
— Education Minister Hekia Parata has today announced that work will begin on building two schools in greater Christchurch in April.
By Hekia Parata
Wednesday, 30 January 2013
More social workers in low-decile schools
A further 80 schools will be covered by the expansion of Social Workers in Schools (SWiS) when students return to classrooms from this week.
By Paula Bennett
Thursday, 17 January 2013
New Zealand Schools Answer Call to Help Indonesian Children by Recycling Books
Schools in Auckland and Dunedin have answered an appeal from Cottonsoft to recycle books they no longer need by donating them to learning centres in Indonesia as part of the Cottonsoft Books for Change campaign.
By Alexander Communications
Tuesday, 18 December 2012
School Holiday Programme STRATFORD
— Join in the January 2013 school holiday programme!
See all of the awesome activities that are happening here.
By Stratford District Council
Thursday, 13 December 2012
Clean Water Project Wins School Environment Awards MARLBOROUGH
— Springlands School has taken first prize in the 2012 School Environment Awards for their Fish on Drains project, which raises awareness about keeping paint, oil and other rubbish out of the waterways.
By Marlborough District Council
Tuesday, 4 December 2012
Whangarei Heads School gains top enviro status WHANGAREI
— Whangarei Heads School has become just the second school in Northland to achieve prestigious ‘Green-Gold’ status through the national Enviroschools programme.
By Northland Regional Council
Thursday, 29 November 2012
Three Schools aim for Environment Awards MARLBOROUGH
— The winners in the Marlborough School Environment Awards will be announced by Deputy Mayor Jenny Andrews at a presentation ceremony at the Marlborough District Council tomorrow.
By Marlborough District Council
Wednesday, 24 October 2012
Hebron Christian College Help Your Children to Achieve Excellence AUCKLAND
— Finding the right school for your child can be a real challenge - Hebron Christian College
By A+ SEO
Monday, 15 October 2012
NZ's Most Inspiring Teacher Drives Over-Achieving Students
After spending the last 25 years devoting her time and energy to helping primary school students excel, Jan Stevens from Rotary Park School in Otago has been named New Zealand’s Most Inspiring Teacher for 2012.
By Lassoo Media and PR
Thursday, 12 July 2012
Media Statement from Remarkables Park Ltd QUEENSTOWN
— An announcement by the Ministry of Education that Queenstown’s Wakatipu High School will relocate to an 8-hectare site in Remarkables Park has been welcomed by Remarkables Park Ltd director Alastair Porter.
Monday, 9 July 2012
Additional funding for Te Karaka Area School
Associate Education Minister Craig Foss has announced further funding of $2.66 million for the redevelopment of Te Karaka Area School, between Gisborne and Opotiki.
Tuesday, 3 July 2012
Social Workers in Schools expansion underway
Friday, 22 June 2012
More detail needed on school property review
The Government needs to reveal the details of the contract tender for its nationwide school property review, says Labour’s Education Spokesperson Nanaia Mahuta
“The review presents an opportunity to consider a number of factors affecting the medium to long-term management of school property.
Wednesday, 20 June 2012
Special education principals urge ministry to retain residential schools at reduced levels
Special Education principals today urged the Government to retain some residential facilities around the country.
Friday, 1 June 2012
Will charter schools face same restrictions as state schools?
The Minister of Education needs to clarify whether charter schools will face the same restrictions on class sizes that the state sector is facing, Green Party education spokesperson Catherine Delahunty said today.
Tuesday, 15 May 2012
Christchurch schools need comprehensive plan CHRISTCHURCH
— The Government can not be allowed to make arbitrary decisions about the educational needs of post-earthquake Christchurch without the full engagement of the community and education leaders, Labour’s Education spokesperson Nanaia Mahuta says.
Monday, 14 May 2012
Massey announces $75m upgrade to Vet School
Massey University will spend $75 million upgrading and expanding New Zealand's only veterinary school, increasing its capacity to train vets by 180 students.
Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Carisbrook School redevelopment approved DUNEDIN
— Associate Education Minister Craig Foss has announced a $4.6 million investment to upgrade Carisbrook School.
Wednesday, 18 April 2012
Noted culinary school relocates from Christchurch to Auckland AUCKLAND CITY
— Refusing to be beaten by the consequences of the Canterbury earthquakes, the New Zealand School of Food & Wine (NZSFW) has re-established itself in Auckland.
Tuesday, 10 April 2012
Contract signed for first school PPP
The Ministry of Education has entered into a contract for New Zealand’s first school property public private partnership (PPP), Associate Minister of Education, Craig Foss announced today.
Wednesday, 4 April 2012
PAK'nSAVE Porirua and Anchor thank shoppers for supporting local charities PORIRUA
— Anchor Growing Communities has announced how the funds raised through its joint funding initiative with PAK’nSAVE Porirua will be split amongst three local charities.