The opportunity to achieve to a high academic level (see latest ERO review: http://www.ero.govt.nz/review-reports/george-street-normal-school-06-12-2016/)
Quality teaching and learning programs by one of our 22 ‘Normal School’ teachers.
An incredible selection of 20+ extra-curricular activities and 40+ sports teams
An inclusive multicultural environment with a growing use of Te reo Māori and honouring of Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
Well equipped classes with computers, ipads and either a data projectors, large screen TV or interactive whiteboard.
A separate environment for five and six year olds.
Excellent primary age ESOL teaching.
The benefits of partnerships with the University of Otago and two overseas sister schools.
An award winning character education / values programme
Quality support programmes such as Advanced Abilities, ESOL, Special Needs and Reading Recovery that meet learning needs of individual children.
A focus on wellbeing through the use of our strengths-based teaching and learning approach.
A rich performing arts school culture - we have a specialist music teacher.
Saturday Morning Music Classes
An annual camp (Year 6) and city adventure week (Year 5).
'Georgies' - Before school and after school programme
Friendships with other happy George Street Normal children!