Teens: Education: Education Overview

Here we cover everything you need to know about education for you teenager.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is in charge of running the school and making any major decisions.  Learn more about the…

Choosing a school

Choosing a school for your child to attend can be difficult. There are all sorts of you need to know….

Education glossary

A glossary is always helpful. Here in our education glossary you can find explanations for all those education terms and…

Giftedness

Giftedness is having a natural gift for something. We’ve all heard children refered to as “intelligent”, “genius”, “advanced” or “accelerate”….

Home Schooling in New Zealand

Home schooling is basically just that, educating children in their home rather than in a school environment. Home schooling in…

Independent schools

An independent school, more commonly known as a private school is another education choice available.  Find out more in our…

School attendance and truancy

Attending school on a regular basis is hugely important. Every day counts towards a child’s learning and pays huge dividends…

School deciles

Deciles and decile ratings are two terms we as parents hear a lot but what do they mean?  Find out…

School Enrolment and School Zones

Enrolling your child in school is not always simple, there are school enrolment and school zones issues to consider. Learn…

School transport

Trying to figure out how to transport your child to and from a new school can cause some problems.  Some…

Sexuality education

Mmmmmmm … “Sex Ed in NZ”. It’s a part of the school curriculum but when do our kids start to…

Te Kura (The Correspondence School)

How does it work? : Who supervises my chid while they learn? : What will it cost me? : Contact…

Types of schools in New Zealand

There are lots of different types of schools you can send your child to in New Zealand. What are they?…

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