Dunedin secondary school pupils may be forced to attend
the school nearest to them if one option proposed by the
Ministry of Education is adopted.
A growing sense of outrage in the wake of terrorist acts in
Paris was evident among those who gathered in the Octagon
The tiniest of concerns about schoolwork sometimes keep Andy
Larson awake at night.
A war is being waged between Dunedin secondary schools, which
are estimated to be spending more than $300,000 in total each
year on marketing to attract pupils.
Five of Otago and Southland's brightest secondary school
science pupils have been selected to help find answers to
some of New Zealand's future problems.
This time last year, Melissa Bell was the principal of one of
Otago's top girls' secondary schools.
Staff morale in some Dunedin secondary schools is low in the
wake of Ministry of Education discussions on how to make the
city's secondary school network more efficient, an
independent consultant has found.
The ''weak'' response of a Parliament select committee to a
12,450-person petition about retaining a world-class Invermay
is disappointing, Dunedin North Labour MP David Clark says.
The Ministry of Education hopes to clear up uncertainty about
how the Government's Health and Safety Reform Bill will
affect schools, by providing the sector with plenty of
No more banging of hammers, squeals of circular saws or
rumbles of concrete mixers - things have gone strangely quiet
at Taieri College.
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