The application process

The Round 5 application process is now closed as Expressions of Interest were due on 03 March.  

It is following the same two-stage application process as Round 4.  Stage one was an open invitation to submit Expressions of Interest, and based on the Expressions of Interest process, stage two is an invitation to submit a full application to operate a Partnership School | Kura Hourua opening in 2019.   

The Round 4 application process followed a two-stage application process.

Organisations were invited to submit Expressions of Interest in August 2016. The Expression of Interest documents can be found here:

Organisations, selected following the Expression of Interest process, were invited to submit a full application to operate a Partnership School | Kura Hourua opening in 2018: 

The successful Round 4 sponsors were announced on 11 July by the Under-Secretary to the Minister of Education David Seymour.