Posts Tagged ‘Catholic Education’

Court order sought to trespass protesters from Hato Pētera College Comments 0

Monday, September 17th, 2018

The Auckland Diocese has gone to court to evict a group occupying the grounds of Auckland’s Hato Pētera College. The college, Auckland’s last Māori Catholic boarding school, closed in August after its roll dwindled to just one student. Continue reading Related Posts:Hato Petera closedBid to save Hato Petera CollegeGroup’s effort to save Hato Petera College…Just Read more

O’Sullivan has some ideas about future of Hato Petera Comments 0

Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Doctor Lance O’Sullivan wants to shift the Vanguard military school on to the vacant Hato Petera College site. He has also proposed that the Hato Petera site should be used for a hostel for Māori students attending other schools in the area, on the model of Auckland Grammar School’s InZone hostel in Epsom. He said Read more

Hato Pāora old boy appointed college principal Comments 0

Monday, September 3rd, 2018
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Dr Nathan Matthews has been appointed the new principal of Hato Pāora College, the Catholic Māori boarding school for boys near Feilding. He is an old boy of the school and his son Caleb is the school’s head boy this year. Matthews will be formally welcomed next month but he doesn’t start until 1 October. Sean Read more

Hato Petera closed Comments 0

Monday, September 3rd, 2018
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Bishop Patrick Dunn, the Catholic Bishop of Auckland and the proprietor of Hato Petera College believes that the cancellation of the College’s Integration Agreement is in the best interests of students. The Minister of Education Chris Hipkins and the Bishop have agreed that the College will close on 31 August 2018. In making the announcement Read more

Statutory intervention being considered for McAuley High School Comments 0

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

The Ministry of Education is considering a statutory intervention at McAuley High School in Auckland’s Ōtāhuhu. The offer of support comes in the wake of the school’s board of trustees working through a “confidential personnel matter”, ministry spokeswoman Katrina Casey said. Continue reading Also read  Related Posts:Hamilton tries for new Catholic school at RototunaOutrage in Read more

The Catholic Institute have put together a promotional video Comments 0

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

The Catholic Institute (TCI) has put together a promotional video with students discussing their experience of studying at TCI, proving a uniquely Māori and Pasifika view of their time at the Institute. TCI offers qualifications to those who minister and lead in parish communities, chaplaincies and Catholic organisations or who teach in Catholic schools. TCI Read more

14 celebrities whose lives were shaped by their Catholic education Comments 0

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

A Catholic education is one that stays with you for life. Whether it helps strengthen our moral compass or deepens our faith, it leaves an ingrained sense of belonging to something much bigger than our immediate circles. Click here to view a slideshow of 14 showbiz people whose lives were shaped by a Catholic education Related Read more

Metlink bus stuck at entrance of St Teresa’s School in Wellington Comments 0

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

A Metlink bus became stuck in the Wellington suburb of Karori. A Metlink spokesman said the Tranzit bus “bottomed out” while entering St Teresa’s School on Karori Rd on Tuesday afternoon. Continue reading Related Posts:St Pat’s Silverstream win Rugby PremiershipSt Theresa’s Catholic School staff and…Saint Mother Teresa named as Kolkata’s patronSisters of Mother Teresa’s order Read more

Different dance styles show cultural diversity in Marist High School Fiji Comments 0

Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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Marist Brothers High School (MBHS) believes the unique and different cultures of their school must be showcased at this year’s Kula Dance Festival. The school’s Kula Dance Co-ordinator and teacher Mafai Rudolph Mausio said they would enact this by including hip-hop, contemporary, Bollywood, Island and iTaukei dance styles. Mausio said the different styles are being Read more

Erskine College tumbles to make way for town houses Comments 0

Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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Demolition of the imposing Erskine College buildings in Island Bay, Wellington, is underway. 96 townhouses are to be constructed on the site. As part of the overall development, the chapel is to be restored at the cost of $7 million. Development manager Earl Hope-Pearson said the feeling was positive as work was able to begin. “After 18 Read more