National Education Growth Plan
Earlier this month, the Government released the first part of the National Education Growth Plan (NEGP) which shows that the Government is planning for 100,000 additional student places in high-growth areas to 2030.
This plan is supported by the largest investment ever by a New Zealand Government in school property of $1.2 billion.
The NEGP is designed to address the complexity and transformation required across all of New Zealand’s high growth regions to ensure that sufficient capacity is delivered nationwide in the right place at the right time.
Growth plans for other high growth areas will be announced later this year.
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Auckland/Te Tai Tokerau
The Auckland Education Growth Plan has been announced. Details of a new primary school in Auckland and more than 200 new classrooms and 24 additional special education satellite units across the 2 regions have also been announced.
Canterbury, Chatham Islands and Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast
The growth plan for Canterbury has been announced. Details of the expansion of an existing primary school, acquisition of land for a new primary school, and 25 new classrooms across the Canterbury and Nelson/Marlborough/West Coast regions have also been announced.
Waikato and Hawke’s Bay, Tairāwhiti
The growth plans for Waikato and Hawke’s Bay have been announced. Details of a school expansion in Hamilton, 79 new classrooms across Waikato and 23 classrooms across the Hawke’s Bay, Tairāwhiti region have also been announced.
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