Skip to main content

News & Events

Pitopito kōrero

Assistive Technology Service over the Christmas Holidays

07 Dec 2023

The final day for dispatching orders will be Wednesday, December 20th, 2023. Any orders placed after that date will be processed and dispatched on the 11th of January, 2024.

Read article

Celebrating Our Outstanding Students!

06 Nov 2023

We are thrilled to announce the exceptional achievements of our students at the Hillmorton High Merit Assembly & Senior Prizegiving 2023! 🌟 We want to take a moment to recognise and celebrate their hard work, dedication, and remarkable accomplishments.

Read article

Central Otago KIT Day 2023

02 Nov 2023

Hi, I’m Rylee, and I would like to tell you about the KIT Day I organised. We held it at Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell on the 19th of October. There were 41 people: 23 students and 18 adults.

Read article

Deaf Culture

05 Oct 2023

As young Deaf adults New Zealand Sign Language is our language. Sign language is a visual language which uses our hands and facial expressions. We wanted to share our language with the students and teachers at Ormiston Junior College.

Read article

Term 3 Whānau Newsletter - 26 September 2023

26 Sep 2023

We're pleased to share this link to our quarterly newsletter with you and hope you enjoy reading this selection of stories from across our school community this term.

Read article

Celebrating International Week of Deaf People!

18 Sep 2023

This week, we are thrilled to join the global community in celebrating International Week of Deaf People.

Read article

Preserving Memories: Share Your Story with Us!

30 Aug 2023

We recently shared updates about the removal of some of our buildings from the Christchurch campus. The Gym is one that holds many memories, and we want to capture your memories before it becomes part of history.

Read article

Christchurch Campus Building Changes – Community Engagement Update

16 Aug 2023

At the recent community meeting held on the 14th of August, 2023 we discussed changes to the Christchurch Campus Buildings we had questions and answers from the event that we are sharing with you today.

Read article

Christchurch Campus Building Changes - Community Engagement

02 Aug 2023

We are excited to extend a warm invitation to a community information evening about some of the buildings on the Christchurch Campus. As a valued member of our vibrant community, we want you to be informed about the changes.

Read article

Educational Interpreters vs Communication Education Support Workers

27 Jul 2023

In the diverse landscape of education, every student deserves the opportunity to communicate effectively and participate fully in their learning journey. That's where the invaluable support of Educational Interpreters (EIs) and Communication/Education Support Workers (C/ESWs) comes into play. These dedicated professionals play crucial roles in supporting students with communication needs, but they have distinct focuses and areas of expertise.

Read article