Posts Tagged ‘St Paul’s College’

Queen’s Birthday honours for long serving principal Kieran Fouhy

Friday, June 10th, 2016

Long serving teacher and headmaster of several Catholic Colleges, Mr Kieran Fouhy was named on the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for his services to education. He was made a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit. “As a Catholic community, we are delighted to see him acknowledged in this way for his contribution, over Read more

Leaving St Peter’s to serve St Paul’s

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

St Peter’s College,  principal Kieran Fouhy resigned this year after a 27-year tenure, during which the Epsom Catholic school’s roll doubled and its reputation soared. At 68, the life-long schoolteacher was contemplating retirement and the prospect of spending more time with his grandchildren. But after becoming convinced  St Paul’s College in Ponsonby would benefit from Read more

St Paul’s College notches up academic success

Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

St Paul’s College in Auckland has lifted its roll-based NCEA pass rates by between 58 and 73 percentage points in the past decade. The school had been struggling against negative local perceptions while trying to cater to at-risk students. Roll pressures saw the boys’ school take on more at-risk students, causing issues with engagement, behaviour and Read more

Auckland’s St Paul’s College sells surplus land

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

A 1700 sq m plot of bare land that borders St Paul’s College is being sold by the Marist Brothers’ Trust Board. The land is being subdivided from the school and is therefore yet to be assigned a capital valuation. Ponsonby is one of the Auckland’s most sought-after post codes. There were 14 residential sales in Read more

Logos Project Special Character Camp at Te Unga Waka Marae

Friday, April 13th, 2012

For the last 3 years, The Logos Project has offered the schools of the Auckland Diocese the opportunity to send their school leaders to a unique retreat called the Special Character Retreat. The retreat provides an opportunity for student leaders who are seeking a transformative experience that links faith and life in a way that Read more