Show Day at Laghmor (+pics)

  Covid-19 might have forced the cancellation of this year’s Ashburton A&P Show, but students at Borough School’s Lagmhor campus decided to fill the gap with a show of their own. And they went all-out, creating classes for all the show classics – sand saucers, floral displays, baking, lego creations, decorative farm yards and of … Continued

School-leaving trend ‘of concern’

  The number of teenagers leaving school with no qualification rose for the second consecutive year in 2019 with boys and Māori worst affected, Education Ministry figures show. Twelve per cent of last year’s school leavers did not have an NCEA qualification, up from 11 percent in 2018, which was the first year an increase … Continued