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Nga Tawa Repeats 100% NCEA Levels 1-3

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Date Added: 19 February 2018

Nga Tawa students have achieved a 100% pass rate across NCEA Levels 1, 2 and 3 for the second year running. An impressive 97.2% of Nga Tawa’s Year 13 students gained University Entrance. Principal, Lesley Carter says this remarkable result is a reflection of the hard work and dedication of students, their families and her…more

Narelle Umbers at Samuel Marsden

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Date Added: 19 February 2018

Marsden is excited to start the new year with our new Principal, Narelle Umbers. There will be an official commissioning ceremony and an opportunity for the Marsden community to meet Ms Umbers early in Term 1. Below is Ms Umbers first message to us for the year ahead, urging students to embrace the challenge and…more

Cambodia trip an eye opener for St Paul’s students

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Date Added: 19 February 2018

Working with slum living children in Cambodia is an experience these St Paul’s students will never forget. “I have seen poverty and struggle before but didn’t really take in the difficulties these people face in their daily lives. It broke my heart to see a young child begging on the streets or driving a tour…more

New appointments

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Date Added: 12 February 2018

Welcome to: Greg Worboys, who begins as chaplain of Dilworth this term. Michael Bennett, who begins as chaplain of St Peter’s this term Peter Rickman, who returns to St Paul’s as chaplain Lucy Flatt, who begins as chaplain of Craighead this term Penny Tattershaw who will be the new principal of St Michael’s School, Christchurch…more

Cathedral Grammar School 50% Chaplain Vacancy

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Date Added: 18 December 2017

Cathedral Grammar is a unique School in New Zealand. Established in 1881 as a choir school to educate the Choristers of Christchurch Cathedral, it is one of the oldest primary schools in this country. There continues to be a strong relationship with the Dean and the Cathedral community. We are seeking a wise and loving…more

Nga Tawa’s Kim Duxfield is ordained a priest

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Date Added: 13 December 2017

On Saturday 18 November, staff and students celebrated Chaplain Kim’s ordination to priesthood at Wellington Cathedral of St Paul. She is now Reverend Kim Duxfield. We are delighted that Kim will remain as our Chaplin, leading worship, religious education and supporting our girls on their personal spiritual journeys. She and her husband Tim, who has…more

Nga Tawa Diocesan school’s collaborative relationship with Women’s Refuge

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Date Added: 13 December 2017

Each year, students at Marton’s Nga Tawa School undertake service as part of their special character school ethos – it’s one of the key ways they express their Anglican faith and school values. This is often in support of a number of charities, but 2017’s leadership group decided they’d like to form a relationship with…more

King’s College students at the consecration of Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral

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Date Added: 13 December 2017

On Saturday 28 October 12 students represented King’s College at a very momentous service to mark the completion and consecration of the Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral in Parnell. Our Senior Chaplain Reverend Warren Watson was pleased with the running of the day and said it was a special moment for the College to be a part of….more

Christ’s College “Doing good in the hood”

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Date Added: 13 December 2017

The Year 10 boys who participated in Service Week very quickly realised giving service in the community and helping others enhanced their own sense of wellbeing. And, with 60 boys providing the manpower for a range of projects, Assistant Principal – Community Engagement and Special Projects Neil Porter estimated collectively they put in over 1200…more

Executive Principal appointed to St Margaret’s College

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Date Added: 11 December 2017

[St Margaret’s College Trust Board] are pleased to inform you the search for a successor for Gillian Simpson is over. We are excited to announce the appointment of Diana Patchett as Executive Principal of St Margaret’s College, commencing at the start of Term 3 in 2018. Diana is joining us from Kristin Junior School, Auckland,…more