Posts Tagged ‘St Teresa’s Karori’

BOT and teachers in dispute over attendance at union meeting

Friday, November 23rd, 2012

A dispute has arisen between been the board of trustees of St Teresa’s School, in Karori, Wellington, and its staff about the teachers attending Tuesday’s meeting of the New Zealand Educational Institute. In a letter to parents the board said it asked that staff attend two separate meetings  – in Wellington and in Lower Hutt – Read more

Children advise Archbishop Dew on food insecurity in NZ

Friday, September 7th, 2012

Passing on extra vegetables grown in the garden to people in need, and sharing what food we have, were suggestions that students at St Teresa’s School in Karori gave today to help overcome hunger and food insecurity in New Zealand. The students were talking to Catholic Archbishop of Wellington John Dew over lunch, prior to Read more

Karori parish community garden a winner

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

St Teresa’s Parish in Karori, Wellington, started a community garden in 2010. This year has been its most productive year The garden works with the stages of the moon and they are currently readying the planter boxes for winter, says regular gardener Janet O’Reilly. The garden has brought many community members together as volunteers. “Symbolically Read more