Upcoming Events

Whanaungatanga Day

  • Tuesday July 21st
  • 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
  • University of Canterbury, Rehua Building, Room 103

A meet and greet function for our new participants to learn about the ARP from those who have already participated in the programme.

University Trip

  • Friday July 24th
  • 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • University of Canterbury, Aotahi foyer

This is a chance for participants from the school, business, and community organisations, to learn about the ARP programme, get to know each other, hear about university student life, and take the fantastic walking tour through Christchurch CBD.

Professional Staff Development Sessions

  • Every Tuesday starting from July 28th to August 25th
  • 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Fendalton Library, 4 Jeffries Road, Fendalton

Staff involved in the ARP will undertake a five week course about the Maori language and culture.

School Student Practises

  • Every Monday starting from July 27th to August 24th
  • 9:00 am to 10:00 am
  • Burnside High School, 151 Greers Road, Burnside

Selected students in the ARP will practice the weekly Maori words and phrases to use in their school, surrounding businesses, and community organisations. They work alongside a fun and interactive mentor guide.

Community Engagement

  • Every Tuesday starting from July 28th to August 25th
  • 9:30 am to 10:30 am
  • Local Businesses & Community Organisations

Students will have fun teaching their community weekly Maori words and phrases.

Success and Celebration

  • September 4th
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Burnside High School, 151 Greers Road, Burnside

Let’s celebrate the great efforts of our ARP students over the past five weeks at a special assembly.

Rockstar News

ARP on Stuff.co.nz

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