Aorangi School

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Aorangi School
Address
Colwyn Street, Bryndwr, Christchurch
Coordinates 43°30′22″S172°35′42″E / 43.50600°S 172.59500°E / -43.50600; 172.59500 Coordinates: 43°30′22″S172°35′42″E / 43.50600°S 172.59500°E / -43.50600; 172.59500
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TypeState non-integrated co-educational contributing primary school
Ministry of Education Institution no. 3278
PrincipalStephanie Thompson
School roll87 [1]
Socio-economic decile3
Website

Aorangi School was located in the suburb of Bryndwr in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. The school was closed by the government on 27 January 2010. [2] [3]

About 40 of the former Aorangi School students transferred to Burnside Primary School. [3] The last principal was Stephanie Thompson. [4] The school's roll before closure was 87. [1]

Prime Minister John Key was a student at Aorangi.

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References

  1. 1 2 http://www.tki.org.nz/e/schools/display_school_info.php?school_id=3278%5B%5D Te Kete Ipurangi information on Aorangi School
  2. http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/christchurch/3184266/Judge-shuts-door-on-Aorangi%5B%5D Press article on school closure, 22 December 2009
  3. 1 2 Law, Tina (28 January 2010). "Aorangi students swell Burnside's muster". The Press . Christchurch. Retrieved 28 January 2010.
  4. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 28 August 2009. Retrieved 23 December 2009.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Principal's address on the school's website - link now dead