Profiles

Waitakere College: Owning our solutions

West Auckland's Waitakere College is celebrating a dramatic rise in student achievement, especially for Māori and Pasifika. Principal Mark Shanahan tells the school's story from its lowest point in 2013 to today's high.

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First zero net energy school reflects on lessons learned

Pegasus Bay School, a full primary 25 km north of Christchurch, is a thoroughly modern institution. The first Canterbury school to be built post-earthquake, it is a slick-looking collection of airy teaching spaces where students choose between collaborative or quiet areas, and use equipment powered by solar energy.

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Inside the dreamy world of St Peter’s School, Cambridge

What is life like for boarders at exclusive St Peter's School in Cambridge? School News takes a look at what's on offer for students - from a dual pathway for academic qualifications to outstanding facilities for sports, music and performing arts - spread across 40 hectares of the lush Waikato.

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