Posts Tagged ‘Marian College’

Marian College to move to new site in Papanui, Christchurch Comments 0

Monday, April 1st, 2019

A Catholic high school will get a new permanent home 12 years after its original site was damaged in the Canterbury earthquakes. A new Marian College will be built on a 3-hectare site bordered by Vagues, Main North and Northcote roads in the Christchurch suburb of Papanui. Continue reading Related Posts:Christchurch diocese considers new site Read more

Marian College won’t go back to previous site in Shirley Comments 0

Friday, February 27th, 2015

Marian College in Christchurch will not be returning to its earthquake-damaged former site in North Parade in Shirley. A geotechnical assessment has confirmed that the former site will remain at risk of liquefaction, including subsidence and lateral spreading. Repair and rebuild estimates are comparatively expensive because of the nature of the land. Christchurch Bishop Barry Read more

Free car wash at Marian College Christchurch Comments 0

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Ella Dixon, 13, makes light work of spraying down a car at Marian College. She was one of many pupils who yesterday lent a hand for the school’s annual free car wash. Cars entered the school from Barbadoes St and drove through the school grounds and out in Moorhouse Ave, going through seven different “washing Read more

Marian College moves to Cathedral College site Comments 0

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Marian College will move to Catholic Cathedral College at the start of next year.  The College’s Shirley site is to be ‘mothballed’ for up to four years. Marian College principal Anna Heffernan said the school was not being amalgamated with Catholic Cathedral College. Each would remain a separate school community, with its own culture and identity. Marian will Read more