All posts by Rachel Brodrick

World-class & future-focused

Selwyn House School provides an extensive range of educational, sporting and cultural opportunities for girls in Years 1-8. Within a supportive all-girl learning environment each student is encouraged to take risks without fear of failure, which fosters a love of learning. Core learning in English, …

The St Andrew’s difference

The vibrant co-educational learning environment at St Andrew’s College Preparatory School provides an engaging, innovative and, above all, happy experience for students in Years 1-8. Principal of the Preparatory School, Jonathan Bierwirth, says building strong connections between students and teachers, along with ensuring diversity in …

A life-time of learning

Nurturing each individual and providing an array of opportunities to fit with girls’ unique talents and interests, Rangi Ruru Girls’ School sets students up for a life-time of learning. Christchurch’s Rangi Ruru Girls’ School has further strengthened its position as a top achiever when it …

A bold new initiative

Immerse & Inspire, a unique month-long residential programme for all Year 10 students, was trialled in 2017 and has now been permanently adopted. This innovative programme does exactly as its name suggests. Groups of boys, approximately three from each of the ten College Houses, come …

Feeling connected

It is so important that young people are surrounded by people who care for them, and who will work hard to enable them to reach their potential. When it comes to choosing the best school for your daughter or son, there are many factors to …

ENTRIES CLOSED – 3 Wonder DVDs

Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman. Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, Auggie becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the …

ENTRIES CLOSED – 5 Early Man Movie Packs

Join our hero Dug, a plucky caveman, and his sidekick Hognob as they unite with their tribe against Lord Nooth and the mighty Bronze Age. Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth, Early Man is the exciting new family adventure from …