News

05/02/2019

Saint Kentigern College student Andrew Chen has achieved the maximum score in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma examinations.

Chen, 2018 graduate and IB Dux, scored the highest possible score of 45 out of 45 points, and was the first Saint Kentigern student to do so.

“This is a fantastic achievement for Andrew, who joins five other students in New Zealand who were awarded full marks last year,” a St Kentigern College spokesperson said.

28/01/2019

Academic excellence is one of the key drivers for families choosing a Kristin School education for their children, and Kristin’s proud record in this arena has been further strengthened with another set of excellent examination results for 2018. Kristin’s Senior School students choose to follow either the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or NCEA pathway, and the recently released 2018 results are evidence of the strength of both programmes of study at Kristin.

28/01/2019

The wellbeing of youths has never been more challenging, and St Peter’s, Cambridge is one of the very first schools in New Zealand to launch a “wellbeing Netflix” to help support parents and their families.

SchoolTV is an internationally celebrated wellbeing platform featuring Dr. Michael Carr-Gregg and leading experts from New Zealand and Australia. It provides practical strategies from credible sources about managing modern-day issues and the many challenges affecting young people.

10/12/2018

Samuel Marsden Collegiate School has been celebrating its 140th birthday in style this year with a variety of occasions, starting with a wonderful pōwhiri welcoming new students and Principal Narelle Umbers.

03/12/2018

St Peter’s, Cambridge is excited to lead the education sector in health and wellbeing with the introduction of new services at the school.

Dr. Micheal Brown has been appointed as the Director of Wellbeing. He is the first person in New Zealand to hold this full-time position in a school.

Micheal will lead the newly developed Wellbeing Services Team which consists of a wellness consultant, two school counsellors, a nurse practice manager, and two other nurses with school nursing experience.