NCEA: 2020 Amended Requirements

As a result of Covid 19 there has been concern raised about the potential for it to impact on a students ability to attain NCEA qualifications. To help address this and support students, the following changes are being made to NCEA and University Entrance (UE) requirements for this year, 2020. Students working towards an NCEA […]

Term 3, 2020 IEMs

Term 3 IEMS (Individual Education Meetings) are scheduled for Friday 3.7 & Monday 20.7. The IEM is the most important element of a student’s Learning Journey and it is vital that you book one. For our IEM booking process we are using the “School Interviews” system. This link should take you straight to the booking page. However if […]

Message from the Board of Trustees

It is with more than a little regret that I have to announce the resignation of our founding Director, Steven Mustor. His resignation takes effect at the end of 2020. Steven began in the role of Director in November 2013. His initial brief was to establish Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery by merging Discovery 1 and […]

Class Locations

We have assigned a temporary numbering system to the spaces that may be used for classes this term. They are numbered clockwise from the north west corner. The fourth floor is still of limits and the first floor is predominately for years 1-6. Check for your class locations.

G Suite Domain Switch

G Suite Domain Switch On the 5th of March we will be switching our primary domains on G Suite (google, gmail etc). This means that you will have to login to these services with your address rather than . Emails will still work to both address for the foreseeable future. This may effect […]


Hi Everyone, Wade Bishop (a parent from my HB) is keen to support with getting the guys from RocketLabs in to run a workshop at some point hopefully this year. Just wondering if you could please ask your year’s 7-10 students tomorrow morning if they would be interested and get back to me names initially […]

MUD RUN 2018

The 2018 UC MUD RUN is coming up and you won’t want to miss one the best school events this year! Check out the poster for more information, then either talk to your homebase LA or come and see me to sign up. All students in years 7-13. Plus all and any staff that want […]

Improvements to our Privacy Policy and Privacy Controls This month, we’re updating our Privacy Policy to make it easier for you to understand what information we collect and why we collect it. We’ve also taken steps to improve our Privacy Checkup and other controls that we provide to safeguard your data and protect your privacy. Nothing is changing about your current settings […]

Gymnastics and Trampolining

Next month is the Canterbury Secondary Schools Competition for artistic and rhythm gymnastics as well as trampolining. This is for students who are either currently competing or has previously been involved in competitions and still feel confident in competing. For more information on these events please come and see me in the office. It would […]