Rangi Ruru edge rivals in touch tornament

In a nail biting final, Rangi Ruru edged its old rivals St Margaret's 6-5 in the Secondary Schools Super Touch competition on Wednesday.

Pupils help rejuvenate reserve

Governors Bay School pupils spent last week getting seeds ready to be planted in the fire damaged Ohinetahi Reserve.

Rangi student NZ Opera ambassador

A student from Rangi Ruru Girls School has become a student ambassador with the NZ Opera.

Artists raise money for Lyttelton School

To help raise money for the school's technology subject artists are helping with a silent auction to raise money for the school.

Watch: Tyler honours best mate

Cotswold pupil Hunter Allen shaved his head in honour of his friend Tyler who passed away from cancer in 2015.

PHOTOS: St Andrew’s 100th celebrations

St Andrew's College celebrated its 100th anniversary over the weekend.

20 questions at Charlesworth Wetland

The Charlesworth Wetland Reserve track is getting a new way to help people to engage with their local flora along the Wetland Edge Walk.

Hillmorton High School’s science fun

Hillmorton High School students learnt about the fun side of science when a road show came to visit.

Cultural day at primary school

Our Lady Star of the Sea School pupils held a different countries' colours themed mufti day last week to celebrate culture and to raise donations for the year 7 and 8 camp next week.

Plays recall tough times

Life in Nazi Germany and child poverty in late 19th century Dunedin are the subject of Lincoln High School's two major senior drama productions this year.

School finds a new way to water garden

St Peter’s School pupils are making an effort to be more sustainable in how they use water.

Photos: From the St Andrew’s archives

For their centenary celebrations this weekend, St Andrew's College has put together a museum of photos from their 100 years of history.

Bumble bees and dress ups for Selwyn House garden opening

Artist and designer Jenny Gillies unveiled the new pre-school garden at Selwyn House.

Medal haul for St Andrew’s and Rangi

St Andrew's and Rangi Ruru both claimed eight gold medals at the weekend's South Island secondary school rowing champs on Twizel’s Lake Ruataniwha.

Watch: Haeata cafe has helping hands

Haeata's new school cafe Te Amohaka, is run by volunteers from the community and students, offering a healthy balance because for many whanau, it may not be possible to provide options at home.

Darfield teenager gets scholarship

Jack Dixon has become an outstanding student since receiving a cochlear implant. Now he has been awarded a Southern Hearing Charitable Trust scholarship.

Watch: Teachers take a stand for better funding

The Better Funding Better learning campaign has seen teachers all over the country raise awareness of education funding cuts.

Bake sale raises money for Port Hills fire relief

Elmwood Normal School Year 5 and 6 pupils made nearly $900 at a bake sale to go to help those impacted by the Port Hills fire.

Pupils learn about Okains Bay history on camp

Pupils from Wairakei School headed over the hill to Okains Bay for their year 6 camp.

Emmanuel’s photography exhibiton

Emmanuel Christian School held a photography exhibition at Northlands Shopping Centre where students' work was put to public vote before competition winners were announced.