Today the government announced a range of changes to the NCEA framework. The media release can be viewed online here. We are looking forward to working with our students and families to develop new opportunities and pathways that allow them to reach their qualification goals. We will publish a full list of changes and an […]
Please join us from 6-7pm, Monday March 25 in Spark Place, Turanga (central city library). We are hosting a qualifications evening to support you to learn about NCEA, Careers, Gateway, and Special Assessment Conditions. If you are looking to understand qualification pathways and what you can do to support your child please register and join […]
We hope that you are all okay, that your loved ones are safe and that you managed to get some well deserved rest last night. We can not even begin to find the words to express the terrible tragedy that has befallen our city. It is not something that can be easily understood or made […]
2019 year 11 – 13 information Welcome to another year at Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery. This year is filled with excitement as we finally we make our way back into the CBD. This has been a long time coming but we’re almost there! As part of the year 11-13 community these students are the seniors […]
Hello everyone! On Sunday, November 4th, Derrin and Lewis are fundraising for Cancer Society and Amnesty International at Cranford Ale House (305 Cranford Street, St Albans) with a quiz night. While the quiz starts at 6pm, the doors will open at 5pm if you want to grab a seat or buy a meal earlier. Tickets […]
It’s hard to believe that once again we’re at that time of year where we farewell our graduating students. 7pm Friday, November 2nd, in the Jack Mann Theatre. Come and hear the amazing journey’s our learners have been on and where they’re heading to next. Graduation is an amazing evening that celebrates every graduate. A […]
A reminder that the 2019 HBLA selection process is underway for those who will be in year 11 – 13 next year. Please follow this link to make a selection. Points to consider If no selection is made before the deadline the student will be placed in a HB if a student selects the same […]
The Homebase Learning advisor is one of the most critical relationships at all levels of learning at Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery. It is a relationship that is vital for ensuring that students get the support they need to create, follow and reflect on their learning goals. Take the time to read through the relevant HBLA […]
On Tuesday May 15 we are happy to provide a community screening of NaturePlay the movie. This stunning, Award-winning documentary takes the viewer on an inspiring Education journey to the Nordic North in a CINEMATIC portrait of childhood, education and play. Filmed in Denmark, Norway and Sweden and the USA, NATUREPLAY portrays the Scandinavian method of teaching, […]
On Tuesday May 15 we are happy to provide a community screening of NaturePlay the movie. This stunning, Award-winning documentary takes the viewer on an inspiring Education journey to the Nordic North in a CINEMATIC portrait of childhood, education and play. Filmed in Denmark, Norway and Sweden and the USA, NATUREPLAY portrays the Scandinavian method […]
Well it looks like the weather is going to hold so the picnic is on. We’ll see you all at the gardens from 10:00am!
Tomorrow is our annual end of year community picnic in the Botanic Gardens – A fantastic way to celebrate the end on another school year! The forecast, however, suggests we might be in for a touch of rain. If it is too wet to proceed we will notify you through the school website with a […]
For the the past few weeks we have been working through our 2018 homebase selection process. This is now complete! Please note there is one HBLA yet to be determined in the year 7-10 community. As soon as we have more information this will be updated. Please follow the links below for further information. […]
Just a quick reminder that the deadline for completing your 2018 HBLA selection is this Friday, December 1 at 1pm. You can follow this link to read LA bio’s and make your selection. If you have not yet made a selection please do so ASAP. Some people have been confused by the final question asking […]
The Homebase Learning advisor is one of the most critical relationships at all levels of learning at Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery. It is a relationship that is vital for ensuring that students get the support they need to create, follow and reflect on their learning goals. Take the time to read through the relevant HBLA profiles and […]
Just a quick reminder that graduation is on tonight. Doors open at 6:30pm and we start at 7pm. If you can’t make it you can always tune into our livestream on the school Facebook Page!
Graduation is on Friday November 3 in the Jack Mann starting at 7pm. Doors will be open from 6:30pm. Graduation is our opportunity to farewell our leaving students. Each student will have a citation prepared by their HBLA and this will be read out on the night. It is a fantastic evening where each student […]
Study leave commences from Monday 6th November. The external exams start Thursday 9th November. The exam timetable can be viewed by following the link at the bottom of NZQA’s website: nzqa.govt.nz – During the exam period there are no NCEA classes running at school. Year 11, 12, 13 students do not attend school during exam […]
Hi everyone This Friday the 15th of September we are having our very first whole school Celebration of Learning. This will run from 6pm until approximately 8pm. We have hired an amazing venue at the new Haeata Community Campus (Breezes Road). Please use the link below to see a map of the campus, where you […]
A reminder: the IEM booking calendar is now live on the school website. IEMs are an essential part of how we deliver our special character. Use the meeting to establish where your child is at, what goals they want / need to achieve, and the way forward to achieve this. You can book your IEM at this link.