Hagley College welcomes refugee background and migrant learners to Christchurch.
We work together with other schools and organisations to help you learn English and receive the help you need to successfully integrate into New Zealand life. Whether you are a child, young person or adult, we can give you information about schools and services across the Canterbury region. As well as learning English, you can come to Hagley to meet people, find someone who speaks your language and make links with organisations related to Health, Housing and so on.
Living happily in Christchurch means participating in your community, gaining skills and qualifications, and finding a job. Using English, as well as your own language, will help you feel confident, healthy and that you belong.
Hagley College is a place for all people of all communities to come together and learn. We welcome you, your language and culture. We thank you for your contribution to enriching our College and communities in Christchurch.
Tuesday 7 September update
Kia ora tātou
Remote learning from home is continuing until the end of Tuesday 7 September. There will be no teacher-led remote learning for students on Wednesday 8 September to allow staff to prepare for classes returning on 9 September.
We’re looking forward to welcoming back all students to our day programmes at our school site from Thursday 9 September at 8.30am. We start at 8.30am in tutor groups, then move to normal timetable at 9.00.
Our After 3 programmes are continuing with remote learning this week, then starting onsite After 3 classes from Monday 13 September.
Staying safe at school during Level 2
We’re asking everyone – staff and students – to be responsible for safe hygiene practices at school. We all need to see safety as a package of practices, not just one thing.
The first practice is about safe attendance: only students and staff who are well should be at Hagley. We’ll be monitoring this closely at the beginning of the school day and at the start of classes.
The practices during the school day we’re asking everyone to use are:
- using hand sanitiser and wipes regularly throughout the school day, particularly when finishing with shared equipment, or when entering or leaving a classroom.
- following other good hygiene practices (coughing into your elbow, handwashing for at least 20 seconds and drying)
- using contactless greetings such as a smile and a wave. We recognise people have not seen each other for a while, but we must observe appropriate distance for everyone’s safety.
- Mask wearing in schools is strongly recommended. Spare masks will be available, however it is appreciated if staff and students provide their own where possible.
Hagley will be doing a lot as well to support what everyone’s doing individually. Extra cleaning is happening during the school day to clean toilets and other shared spaces, including table surfaces, hand rails and door handles. Contact tracing will be available via our school attendance system, should the need arise.
The café will be open from Thursday 9 September.
不出勤的学生应拨打（03） 3793090 联系我们的出勤热线。看护人也可以通过发送电子邮件至shared@hagley.school.nz
Principal Hagley College