Since becoming a Microsoft Showcase School and a member of the Global Schools Alliance, we have welcomed many visitors from New Zealand and around the world.
Visitors are often interested in looking at:
- Our collaborative learning spaces, experiencing how this is for our teachers and our students
- How we enact our school vision of Empower. Enrich (outlined here) through:
- Personalised Learning
- Project Based / Inquiry Learning
- Play-based / Investigative play
- E-Learning/ Digital Technology
- Our dual pathway for our students:
- Our Māori pathway, Whānau Ata, which delivers Marautanga o Aotearoa
- Our English pathway which delivers the New Zealand Curriculum
We invite you to come, see and be inspired by what is possible. School visits provide a great opportunity to view our world-class facilities, experience our unique learning environment and ask any questions you may have about our school.
You are very welcome to visit us.
|Purpose||Overview of teaching and learning and see our collaborative learning spaces||Greater insight into learning at our school and collaborative hubs so that you can experience what is possible, how teaching and learning happens and is manged. Get amongst it!||In-depth personalised, experience which enables you to build skills and knowledge needed to transfer aspects of teaching and learning at our school to your school context.|
|What will you see & do?||Tailored professional learning, facilitated here or at your place|
|Who is it for?||Individuals and small groups||Ideal for school staff or whole team||Ideal for larger groups|
|How many participants?|
Limited to 24 participants
Up to 6 participants per school/organisation
|Limited to 12 participants||Negotiable|
|How much time?||9am -11am|
4.5-hour option: 9am – 1.30pm
6-hour option 9am – 3pm
|Availability?||Experience Tours are offered once a term on a Tuesday (please see form on link for specific dates)|
Slots available most each Term – Weeks 2-9
(Term 1 weeks 4-9 and Term 4 weeks 2-7)
One school at a time in order to differentiate content/ process
|What is the investment?||Free of charge|
$500 for 4.5-hour option.
$800 for 6-hour option (split across participants)
|Negotiated (and based on $1,200 a day for 1-6 people)|
|How do we book?||Bookings can be made by completing the School Visit Request Form here||Bookings can be made by completing the School Visit Request Form here||Bookings can be made by completing the School Visit Request Form here|