From the Principal

Ni hao Another busy week has passed, with only one to go before a well earned break for our learners. Staff are heading to the NZ Christian Schools’ conference in Auckland during the holidays to update on developments around learning and technology in our schools. We are blessed to have staff that model lifelong learning.…

Winter Camps 2013

The focus of Scripture Union’s youth camping ministry has always been to provide community, challenge and creative Bible engagement. We set aside time at each of our camps for discussions about faith and beliefs, and encourage our campers to speak open and honestly. SUNZ welcomes all year 7-13 students, and you do not need to…

Middle School Long Term Science and Technology Projects

Students have geared up and are making progress of their own long term research project. They have been given some class time for research. Some experimentation has been completed in class which can be used as a basis for an investigation or research project. Students can also use the computer room at lunchtime on Mondays…

Our Goal

For parents our goal is to continue the development of a successful community of learners. This requires a partnership between all those involved. When growing our vision we need the input of our wider community to ensure we are providing the educational environment our parents want. We need to provide an effective means of communication…

High Expectations

We have high expectations of all our students. This includes their dress, their conversations, and their actions. I have been pleased to see that these expectations are mirrored in the behaviours of our students. However, as with all things, sometimes we make a wrong decision or let our high standards slip. Could you please all…

What does our special character really mean?

Bula What does our special character really mean? Determined by Alive Trust, through their Integration Agreement with the Ministry of Education, it lays the foundation for all that follows. We are a school that provides a God-centred, Biblical worldview based, Christian Education. We reflect this by:  Using the Bible as a basis for exploration,…

Enrichment Options 2013

Students have been invited to select from a list of enrichment activities for term three. The list includes such things as dance, gardening, craft, competitive paper darts and even 3D modelling. Students who were away are still able to make their choices in the ONLINE LIVE FORM. [UPDATE] Mrs Chase and Mrs Grammer are hoping parents’…

Science Projects

Middle School Long Term Science and Technology Projects Students have geared up and are making progress of their own long term research project. Students have been given some class time for research. Some experimentation has been completed in class which can be used as a basis for an investigation or research project. Pupils can also…

Lockers

There is still one locker available for hire. If anyone is interested,  please contact Stowaway Lockers directly, on Ph 09 437 5818

Becoming a Learning Community

For our students the journey towards a learning community involves them in the development of our special character, learning experiences and systems of contribution. Student voice is a vital aspect of this journey and we aim to include this voice as we move into the future, their future. We expect our students to contribute to…