06 Nov Details on Partnership Schools Applicants Released

New schools

The Partnership Schools Authorisation Board today released further information about the parties who have applied to establish Partnership Schools/Kura Hourua to open in 2017 in the latest application round, which closed on 30 October.

"A total of 26 applications have been received and these have now been validated as compliant”, said Board Chair Catherine Isaac.

“Given the high level of public interest in the initiative, and in accordance with the terms of the application, we are pleased to release the names of the applicants, their chosen locations and the school types they are applying to establish.”

Ms Isaac said the detailed evaluation process which will be carried out over the next two months is now underway. Details of each application will be released at the conclusion of the assessment process.

To view details on the current application round click here.

Applicant Name

School Type Proposed

Proposed Location

Alliance Health Plus Trust

Years 9-13

Mangere

Bay of Plenty Childrens Education Charitable Trust

Years 1-8

Whakatane

Central Pacific Collective and Te Runanga o Toa Rangatira

Years 9-13

Porirua

Davidic Centre

Years 1-9

Porirua

First Community Trust

Years 7-10

Lower Hutt

Kia Ata Mai Educational Trust

Years 7-13

Hamilton

Nga Tamariki Puawai Charter Schools Limited

Years 1-13

South Auckland

Out and About Life Education Trust (Application 1)

Years 0-3

Manurewa

Out and About Life Education Trust (Application 2)

Years 0-3

North Shore

Pacific Innovations NZ Trust

Years 9-13

Manukau

Pacific Peoples Advancement Trust

Years 11-13

Avondale

Paradigm Shift Rangatahi Limited

Years 0-3

Waipawa

Port Nicholson Settlement Trust

Years 9-13

Wellington

Te Aratika Trust

Years 11-13

Napier

Te Kohao Health

Years 1-8

Hamilton

Te Runanga o Turanganui a kiwa

Years 9-13

Gisborne

Te Runanga o Whaingaroa

Years 9-13

Kaeo

Te Waii Uu Whanau Trust

Years 1-13

Waimana

Te Whanau o Waipareira

Years 9-13

West Auckland

The Policy Shop

Years 7-10

Auckland

The Summit Academy Limited

Years 3-8

Onehunga

Train the Brain

Years 1-13

Christchurch

Waipiro Bay Whanau Charitable Trust

Years 1-10

Waipiro Bay

West Fono Health Trust

Years 11-13

Mangere

Whakaoho Te Hinengaro Charitable Trust

Years 1-8

Palmerston North

Whakawatea Kaporeihana

Years 9-13

Hamilton

ENDS

Further information on the current application round can be found here.