Two local schools have appealed Ministry of Education
decisions to increase their decile ratings.
The playground area
at the former High Street School could become a hive of
activity again, as early as next year.
Karen Leverno got the fright of her life this week when she
received a statement from Inland Revenue saying she owed the
Four Otago schools are waiting with bated breath for a
Ministry of Education decision about whether their decile
ratings have been recalculated.
The management of yellow-eyed penguins on the Otago Peninsula
could be affected for the next six years, as a result of
flooding across Dunedin this week.
Google has given financial support to robotics education in
New Zealand schools, which will help teachers keep one step
ahead of their pupils.
Park High School Shakespeare performers are heralding their
success from the rooftops after winning the top award at the
recent New Zealand Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festival in
time you come across a rotten apple, a loaf of mouldy bread
or some stinky overdue yoghurt, try not to lob it into a
Poultry breeders will be early to rise like the roosters this
weekend - not to get the worms, but to get to the Taieri
Poultry Show in Mosgiel.
They are well short of constructing anything like R2-D2, a
Dalek or the HAL 9000, but who knows what robots the pupils
at Green Island School could be building in the future?
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